Michigan Downs Illinois 71-58 - Match Report
Trey Burke went off for 26 points and added 3 rebounds leading Michigan over Illinois, 71-58, on Sunday at Crisler Arena.
Michigan was a favorite by 9 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Tim Hardaway Jr. had 13 points for Michigan and Glenn Robinson III chipped in with 10 points. Trey Burke had 8 assists for them, while Tim Hardaway Jr. was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Illinois got 10 points from Brandon Paul in a losing cause and another 10 points from Tracy Abrams. D.J. Richardson contributed 4 assists for them, while Tracy Abrams had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Illinois were victorious, as the score was 31-28 at the break.
Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 29-28.