Illinois Claims Lead after first day of Big Ten Championships

April 26, 2013

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Illinois holds the lead after Day 1 of the Big Ten Championships, carding a 9-over (585) for the course after two rounds. The Illini hold a two-shot lead entering the third round, while Minnesota (+11) sits in second. Illini junior Thomas Pieters (70,70) is tied with the Hoosiers' senior Brant Peaper (72,68) atop the leaderboard at 4-under.

The third round is slated for Saturday morning at 9 a.m. ET.