When/where: 2:30; Breslin Center, East Lansing.
Records: USF 7-0, Michigan State 5-1.
Notable: The Bulls, who have won by an average of 33, face their first challenge. A win would likely give USF its first Top 25 ranking, but the Spartans won 81-66 in Tampa last season. ... Senior guard Victoria Lucas-Perry (14 ppg) is Michigan State's top scorer, but the one to watch is 6-foot-9 freshman center Allyssa DeHaan, who is averaging 13.7 points and eight rebounds. She averaged nine blocks as a high school senior and scored 28 in a win against Rhode Island in which Michigan State outrebounded its opponent 52-21. So though the Bulls will rely on senior forward Jessica Dickson (20.4 ppg) and sophomore guard Shantia Grace (19.9), two of the Big East's top three scorers, they need a big game from 6-5 freshman Stephanie Sarosi, who will help lead the post game, along with senior Nalini Miller. ... The Spartans, two years removed from a national title, lost to Hofstra on Nov. 22.