Michigan vs Illinois Recap - Michigan Wins 74-60
|Michigan vs Illinois Recap - Michigan Wins 74-60|
Michigan grabbed a 74-60 win over Illinois on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Trey Burke at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.
Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite.
Michigan got 16 points from Nik Stauskas and another 12 points from Tim Hardaway Jr.. Trey Burke contributed 5 assists, while Mitch McGary cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Illinois got 15 points from Brandon Paul in a losing cause and another 12 points from D.J. Richardson. Tracy Abrams contributed 3 assists for them, while Nnanna Egwu had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Michigan were victorious, as the score was 35-27 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Illinois as they grabbed 36 boards, while Michigan only had 35.