Michigan State and Ferris State concluded their staggered home-and-home series Friday night in Big Rapids with the visitors coming out on top with a 6-0 whitewash.
The Spartans got three-point outings from Bryan Lerg (two goals, assist) and Chris Mueller (goal, two assists) and a a 35-save shutout from Jeff Lerg between the pipes. The Spartans snapped a three-game winless skid (0-1-2) against the Bulldogs and improved to 5-2-1 (3-2-1 CCHA) with the victory. MSU got three power-play goals in their first road victory of the season.
Tim Kennedy, Mike Ratchuk and Matt Schepke also scored for Michigan State.
Mitch O'Keefe made 20 saves for the Bulldogs, who host Michigan next weekend.
The Spartans play a home-and-home with Notre Dame starting Friday night in South Bend.