Michigan downs Illinois at Big Ten Match Play
Michigan was the only team that won twice on Friday at The Big 10 Match Play Championship.
Michigan, Ohio State, Minnesota and Indiana were all victorious in the morning moving into matches against the top-four seeds of Illinois, Iowa, Purdue and Northwestern.
In the afternoon, Illinois, the 2013 NCAA Championship runner-ups, was defeated by Michigan 3-2, while Iowa defeated Ohio State with a 2-2-1 record. Purdue and Northwestern won against Minnesota and Indiana, respectively.
Wisconsin and Michigan State pulled off victories in the afternoon over Nebraska and Penn State.
The matches continue Saturday morning at 7:30 at The Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
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Friday morning matches
Michigan def. Michigan State 3-2-0
Ohio State def. Nebraska 3-2-0
Minnesota def. Penn State 4-1-0
Indiana def. Wisconsin 4-1-0
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Friday afternoon matches
Michigan def. Illinois 3-2-0
Iowa def. Ohio State 2-2-1
Purdue def. Minnesota 4-0-1
Northwestern def. Indiana 4-1-0
Wisconsin def. Nebraska 4-1-0
Michigan State def. Penn State 4-0-0