Trey Burke scored 19 points and No. 2 Michigan never trailed after the opening minutes of a 74-60 win Sunday over Illinois that could push the Wolverines to No. 1 in the nation for the first time since the 1992-93 season.
Rich McBride scored 15 points and Illinois' bench helped the eighth-ranked Illini send star seniors Dee Brown and James Augustine out of Assembly Hall in style with a 71-59 win over No. 20 Iowa Saturday.
Retired New Mexico State coach Lou Henson is being honored at the University of Illinois, where he coached for 21 years. Champaign city officials said they will rename a section of First Street, which passes by Assembly Hall, as Lou Henson Court.