Michigan outlasted Illinois 73-65 in overtime in their Big Ten basketball opener Tuesday afternoon.  Malcolm Hill had 19 points to lead the Fighting Illini, who fell to 10-and-4 on the season.  The Michigan Wolverines improved to 8-and-5 on the year. 

Illinois plays at Ohio State Saturday afternoon (2:30 pm) here on the Big-Z.  Ohio State lost its Big Ten opener Tuesday to Iowa, 71-65.

Illini head basketball coach John :

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