ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Tim Hardaway Jr. had 17 points and a career-high seven assists to help No. 2 Michigan rout Eastern Michigan 93-54 Thursday night.
CHICAGO (AP) Daniel Barnes scored a career-high 30 points against his former team as Illinois-Chicago defeated Eastern Michigan 74-48 Saturday.
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) Derek Thompson scored eight points and Eastern Michigan held off Purdue 47-44 on Saturday afternoon.
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) So much for catching the Mid-American Conference West division champions napping.
For the first time since 2010, Northern Illinois has cracked the Top 25 Rankings in both the Associated Press (24) and USA Today Coaches' Poll (23).