There’s more than just a Big Ten Tournament championship on the line in Sunday’s title game between Michigan and Michigan State.
It’s a rivalry so nice, they just had to play it thrice.
Only one team could win, but Saturday’s semifinal game between Michigan and Ohio State showed both teams have bright futures as the NCAA tournament approaches.
After getting run out of the building in a blowout loss to Michigan 10 days ago, the Illini knew what they had to do in the rematch Friday. And they did it.