MBB: Saturday Recaps

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ILLINOIS def. INDIANA, 72-70
Demetri McCamey scored 19 points, including the game-winner at the buzzer, to lead Illinois to a 72-70 comeback win over Indiana on Saturday.

The victory put Illinois (14-8, 6-3) into a tie for second in the Big Ten with Wisconsin. It also kept the Illini's NCAA tournament hopes alive.

McCamey hit the winner on a running jumper at the buzzer. He took a pass from Bill Cole and drove the right side of the lane before launching the shot.

Mike Tisdale added 12 points. That included four key free throws in the final two minutes.

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MICHIGAN def. IOWA, 60-46
DeShawn Sims had 20 points and 12 rebounds as Michigan rolled to an easy 60-46 Big Ten victory over Iowa Saturday afternoon.

Michigan (11-10 4-5) also got 20 points from Manny Harris as it snapped a three-game losing streak.

Iowa (8-14, 2-7) was led by Aaron Fuller's 16 points -- the only player to reach double figures. The Hawkeyes are now one game under .500 (697-698) in league play since joining the Big Ten.

Michigan got off to a quick start, scoring the game's first 13 points and shutting the Hawkeyes out for nearly seven minutes. The Wolverines led by as many as 17 in the half and had a 29-17 edge at the intermission.

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#5/5 MICHIGAN STATE def. #rv/- NORTHWESTERN, 79-70
Michigan State missed enough shots in the first half to let Northwestern stick around.

Then, the fifth-ranked Spartans started making shots.

Durrell Summers had a season-high 24 points and 10 rebounds, leading Michigan State to a 79-70 win over Northwestern on Saturday night.

Kalin Lucas scored 23 points, had four assists and no turnovers, Draymond Green had nine points, 11 rebounds and four assists, and Delvon Roe scored 13.

"That was one of the more complete games we've played," coach Tom Izzo said.

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