Scores

Final

Michigan 52

(16-11, 6-8 Big Ten)

Illinois 54

(17-9, 7-6 Big Ten)

    Coverage: BTN

    8:30 PM ET, February 16, 2011

    State Farm Center, Champaign, Illinois

    1 2 T
    MICH 22 3052
    ILL 32 2254

    Top Performers

    Michigan: J. Morgan 12 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Illinois: M. Davis 8 Pts, 10 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Illinois 54, Michigan 52

    Associated Press

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Demetri McCamey scored 18 and Illinois held off a late Michigan charge for a 54-52 win Wednesday.

    Bill Cole hit a free throw with 14 seconds to play to give Illinois the two-point edge. The Wolverines then missed a pair of shots at the other end, the last a desperation one-handed heave by Stu Douglass that hit the rim at the buzzer.

    The win keeps Illini (17-9, 7-6 Big Ten) hopes for an NCAA tournament spot alive. For Michigan (16-11, 6-8), the loss ended a three-game winning streak that had the Wolverines thinking March Madness might be in reach for them, too.

    Mike Tisdale added 12 for Illinois, which led 32-22 at halftime.

    Jordan Morgan led Michigan with 12 points. Darius Morris had 11 points and Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MICH
    ILL
    Points 52 54
    FG Made-Attempted 22-59 (.373) 23-52 (.442)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-18 (.111) 4-18 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-10 (.600) 4-9 (.444)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 11

    2010-11 Season

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