Published: May 20, 2019

Spartans topped by No. 23 Illini Saturday on Spartan Senior Day

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Michigan State was topped by No. 23 Illinois, 5-3, Saturday afternoon at a sun-bathed McLane Stadium at Kobs Field on the Spartans' Senior Day.

Before the game, MSU honored its eight seniors in five senior players: Royce Ando, Marty Bechina, Dan Chmielewski, Evan Flohr and Nic Lacayo, as well as three senior managers: Atticus Bohr, Eric Behan and Joseph "Rocco" Spizziri, in a pre-game ceremony.