Michigan State advanced to the Big Ten Tournament semi-finals with a 67-51 win over Northwestern on Friday night. Brandon Dawson had 16 points and Gary Harris added 13 for State, who will face Wisconsin on Saturday. The other semi-final puts Michigan up against Ohio State.
Tomas Tatar set up Riley Sheahan for the Red Wings first goal, and then scored the only goal of a shootout to lift the Detroit Red Wings to an important 2-1 victory on Friday over the Edmonton Oilers. The Wings ended a two game losing streak and head to Chicago to play on Sunday.
Jordan Morgan had only four points, but his lay up with eight seconds left gave Michigan a 64-63 win over Illinois in second round action at the Big Ten Tournament on Friday. Nik Stauskas had 19, Glenn Robinson 15, and Caris LeVert 13 for Michigan. The Wolverines play the winner between Nebraska and Ohio State in the semi-finals on Saturday.