Michigan State to host Villanova in Gavitt Games matchup on Nov. 18

·1 min read

It’s official — Michigan State will play Villanova as part of the 2022 Gavitt Games.

The Spartans officially announced they’ll host the Wildcats on Nov. 18 in this year’s edition of the Gavitt Games — which pits the Big Ten against the Big East. College basketball insider Jon Rothstein reported this big-time matchup earlier in the week but now it is official.

Michigan State is 1-3 all-time against Villanova, and this will be the first matchup between the Spartans and Wildcats in 20 years.

Michigan State has put together what appears to be an extremely tough non-conference slate this upcoming season. Click here to see who else the Spartans are set to play in 2022.

Contact/Follow us @The SpartansWire on Twitter, and like our page on Facebook to follow ongoing coverage of Michigan state news, notes, and opinion. You can also follow Robert Bondy on Twitter @RobertBondy5.

List

Michigan State basketball's non-conference gauntlet released

More Basketball!

Michigan State to host Villanova in Gavitt Games matchup on Nov. 18

Report: Washington and Oregon eyeing Big Ten admittance

Former Michigan State basketball forward Jaren Jackson Jr. undergoes surgery