Williams, Illinois slams Michigan

Williams, Illinois slams Michigan

Juice Williams threw for 310 yards with two touchdowns, and ran for 121 yards with two scores to lead Illinois over Michigan 45-20 on Saturday.

Illinois covered as 2-point road underdogs as the game played over the 52.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Jeff Cumberland had a 77-yard TD reception for the Fighting Illini, who racked up 501 yards of offense in the payday.

Steven Threet went 18-for-35 for 250 yards with two touchdowns for Michigan, while Sam Mcguffie rushed for 70 yards on 19 carries with a TD for the Wolverines.