Illinois at Michigan | Battle of Top-4 Teams | March 2, 2021 | Highlights

Trent Frazier scored 22 points, and Andre Curbelo added 17, to help lead No. 4 Illinois to a 76-53 win over No. 2 Michigan.
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  • But Michigan is a 1 seed and Illinois a 2 lol stop it . It’s Illinois Ohio state and Iowa badgers better than Michigan

    Rich HawkRich HawkVor Monat
  • Imagine if they didn’t lose against Rutgers and Maryland at home 😂😂😂 no one to blame but themselves for losing the title

    StarrynovaStarrynovaVor Monat
  • Good game, Illinois. Illini looks like national title contenders. However, Michigan just won the Big Ten Title outright AND has the number one ranked recruiting class in the entire country coming in next season. 3 five stars and 3 four stars. Not surprised. Who WOULDN'T want to be coached by Juwan Howard?

    1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheat1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheatVor Monat
  • The defensive scheme that Brad Underwood created was perfect! The execution was even better.

    Jon GJon GVor Monat
  • Where your punk team up North fans at now!! Got dusted by Illinois 🤣

    abdul smithabdul smithVor Monat
    • Where still here and we ain’t going nowhere

      Myles DavidMyles DavidVor 28 Tage
    • Still big ten champs though

      Preston SpencerPreston SpencerVor Monat
  • Trent Frazier is so underrated

    Kylan HasselbringKylan HasselbringVor Monat
  • If Illinois played like this every game they’d be undefeated

    Kylan HasselbringKylan HasselbringVor Monat
  • No matter the year, no matter the sport - it's always nice to beat Michigan.

    Harrell KerkhoffHarrell KerkhoffVor Monat
    • Harrell Kerkhoff We Champs Tho Can't Beat That Lol

      Lightskin ShayShayLightskin ShayShayVor Monat
  • The Fighting Illini mens basketball ream looked very good against Michigan. The Illini guards did an outstanding job of attacking and playing team help defense. Fraser was spectacular and look hungry. Good all around win for the Illini. Stay hungry and remember the loss to Michigan State and Maryland because you just may play both of them again in the big ten tournament.

    Calm DownCalm DownVor Monat
  • many weeks back somebody asked who would be the first BIG team to beat Michigan,I said Illinois, then not long after Minnesota gave them their first loss.

    John WalkerJohn WalkerVor Monat
  • Reminds me of rondo/iverson mashup.

    sblizzysblizzyVor Monat
  • gg ilini!! have to admit I underestimated ya. Hope to see ya soon🤪 🤪🤪🤪🤪🤪🤪🤪

    Naya AzouryNaya AzouryVor Monat
  • Best defensive effort I've seen all year. Lots of people have complained about Curbelo turnovers, but how do we feel now? I've said it before and I'll say it again, dude is a future All-American. Yes he makes some mistakes, but he's a freshman. A freshman. Let that sink in. The future is in good hands, my friends. Also, how good of a defender is Trent?! He's such a pest and I love it!

    Adam MaletichAdam MaletichVor Monat
  • Muck fishigan, was at lion last night it was lit asf

    Fabian DuranFabian DuranVor Monat
  • Illini came out to play!

    Dawesome LMDawesome LMVor Monat
  • Quick question.... is michigan going to go into hiding again like the did after last time they lost

    King KoonSkiKing KoonSkiVor Monat
    • WDYM, after Michigan lost they played two more games, got COVID then went on to win 5 more straight games. So after they lost they went on a 7 game winning streak while beating OSU and Wisconsin, and destroying Iowa which means they went to hiding. Shut up you hater

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
  • I thought I had the BIG standings figured out.........not anymore.

    Tom BarkerTom BarkerVor Monat
  • I’ve seen a lot of Michigan fans say “ it was just a bad day for Michigan”, but Michigan has only had 1 bad day in 19 games prior to this and I don’t think a bad day for the #2 team in the country is losing to #4 by 23 at home and Illinois didn’t even have donsunmu. So take your lose and get humbled

    InfinityInfinityVor Monat
    • @Infinity Hey I missed the illinois game earlier what was the score?

      BBHBBHVor 19 Tage
    • @Infinity Yes we played very bad game and just couldn’t hit shots

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • Your right, but what I’m saying is a bad game for a top 3 team isn’t as bad as losing by 23 at home by a team that dosent have there start player, how do you not understand that. Why u so salty. Just take your loss bud and go back to your 8th grade algebra hw

      InfinityInfinityVor Monat
    • @Infinity Tf up with you man, they have shown all year that they are a top 3 team and they had a bad game. Baylor has had a bad game. Illinois has had a few, OSU had had a few. Every team in the nation except the zags have had at least one bad game.

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • Tf is up with you man, idk what your talking about at this point. A top 3 team dosent just lose by 23 at home when the other team dosent have potentially the best player in college basketball. I’m saying they didn’t have a bad day they got outplayed and over all just dominated by Illinois

      InfinityInfinityVor Monat
  • So good not to see annoying Michigan fans commenting go blue

    Max LeffMax LeffVor Monat
    • @abdul smith At least Michigan made it past the first round 🤣

      BBHBBHVor 19 Tage
    • Yah got blown out

      abdul smithabdul smithVor Monat
  • What a HUMILIATING beatdown!!

    OHIO ST. 9 NATTY CHIPSOHIO ST. 9 NATTY CHIPSVor Monat
    • That was a humiliating beat down you took to Iowa and losses to us and MSU

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
  • Michigan played a bad game plain and simple...it happens. Credit Illinois however I do not see the same result if these teams meet again.

    Terry StricklandTerry StricklandVor Monat
    • Jalen Rose did say they didn't find out Ayo wouldn't be playing until 45 minutes before tipoff. If that threw Michigan off then the blame plays on him.

      Samuel HowieSamuel HowieVor Monat
    • The biggest worry is Illinois guards made Michigan guards look unathletic. People forget that Illinois was up on Baylor by like ten in second half early in the season.

      Nice OneNice OneVor Monat
    • Underwood has beaten Howard 3 games in a row. I expect the Illini to win if these teams cross paths again

      funsize198funsize198Vor Monat
    • Probably not...tighter game..ILL wins

      Kevin ThomasKevin ThomasVor Monat
  • Michigan wasn't going to hear anything about Illini losing without Ayo.. but you better believe they are going to hear about losing to Illini without Ayo 😂😂🤡🤡

    Nick LeGrandeNick LeGrandeVor Monat
    • @Bryan Romero Nah man, everyone was just getting so cocky so I had to be cocky too.

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • @Laker Nation you really commenting that over and over you sound hurt y’all got 20 pieces Lmaooo

      Bryan RomeroBryan RomeroVor Monat
    • And your gonna hear something about us winning the big ten title 😂😂🤡🤡

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
  • Epic beatdown!!!

    ILLINI - 76-53 - BEATDOWNILLINI - 76-53 - BEATDOWNVor Monat
    • Just like the epic beatdown illinois just got🤣

      BBHBBHVor 19 Tage
    • ILL

      Yeasin ArafatYeasin ArafatVor Monat
  • Go Blue still gonna make a deep run in the NCAA tournament

    Bry BryBry BryVor Monat
    • Illinois>>>>>>>

      Sports ZoneSports ZoneVor Monat
  • Huge team win! Hopefully they play like this in BIG and NCAA Tourney

    J Indy1844J Indy1844Vor Monat
  • Who else knows curbelo by the Sierra canyon doc

    Xavier BurgosXavier BurgosVor Monat
  • Such a hype win. They'll still lose the Conference title because the B10 only ever wants a team named Michgan or OSU to win, but hey, it'll be tough for Michigan to ever live this one down.

    relix7373relix7373Vor Monat
  • If Curbelo keeps his turnovers down he will be the best point guard in the nation next season. He controls games.

    blkdank1blkdank1Vor Monat
    • @lilianne and norah Watch him in these tournaments then get back to me.

      blkdank1blkdank1Vor Monat
    • He’s very talented but no where near best in the nation

      lilianne and norahlilianne and norahVor Monat
  • Michigan 🤣🤣

    Josh ClarkJosh ClarkVor Monat
  • I was doubtful the Illini were going to be able to get a W tonight, but this... very pleased with the team effort and astounding result!

    Jacob ZindelJacob ZindelVor Monat
  • Ive been critical but im silent go ORANGE &BLUE

    people flys and shitpeople flys and shitVor Monat
  • Michigan was never in this one. We looked totally discombobulated out there. Hope we can shake it off and play good basketball again 😑

    None Of your BusinessNone Of your BusinessVor Monat
  • The B1G is way more open than ppl think, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, and Ohio St have good chances at winning

    John Gucci BallJohn Gucci BallVor Monat
    • @Kevin Thomas agreed 100%. Watts and Hauser havent been looking good either. Will need fixing to do but Im not sleeping on Izzo either.

      bilobiloVor Monat
    • MSU fouls too much. Ranked very high in Division 1 in that category. Run into a good free throwing team in the tournament...they will be gone

      Kevin ThomasKevin ThomasVor Monat
    • @bilo I was thinking about them too but I have a lot of doubts after their performance against Indiana, struggled a lot on offense and never seemed to find Rhythm until the final 10 minutes

      John Gucci BallJohn Gucci BallVor Monat
    • I’d honestly even throw in a team like MSU in with Izzo. Prolly the worst MSU team under izzo but they have been on a nice little run recently aside from the Maryland game.

      bilobiloVor Monat
  • Gonzaga still undefeated

    Adam ArmstrongAdam ArmstrongVor Monat
    • Gonzaga plays nobodies tho

      KroD313KroD313Vor Monat
    • they are excellent. the question is strength of schedule 36th.

      Ed HortonEd HortonVor Monat
  • Kudos to Brad Underwood and his assistants for a great defensive game plan. Took the inside game away from Michigan and kept the Wolverines from good looks. On to OSU !!!!

    Mike RichardsonMike RichardsonVor Monat
  • And all the Michigan fans thought their team was better than the Zag's... Hahaha! 😂

    Terry LopezTerry LopezVor Monat
    • @Yang Xiao - Hey Yang! How bout that Big -10 conference? Still think they were the best? In all my many years of watching college basketball I HAVE NEVER SEEN the collapse of a conference like I did the Big-10 this year... What they didn’t accomplish was historic...

      Terry LopezTerry LopezVor 18 Tage
    • @Yang Xiao - So is the “mighty” Big 10 going to have even 1 team make the Sweet Sixteen? BTW, the Pac-12 is undefeated so far, and had the fewest bids of any of the “power” conferences...

      Terry LopezTerry LopezVor 18 Tage
    • @Yang Xiao - Ever since there have been 64 teams in the Tournament (1985-before you were born...), only NINE #15 seeds have defeated a #2 seed. That is not just an upset, that is a MAJOR shocker! You tell me even one person that choose Oral Roberts to win that game. NOBODY! Everyone’s bracket was blown apart because of Ohio State’s LOSS. I’ve never even heard of North Texas and yet another “mighty” Big 10 school fell... TBH, even though I’m a UCLA alumni and fan of the team, I didn’t have them beating Michigan State. To be frank, I didn’t think UCLA had any business even going into the tournament. I really believe that the NCAAB committee pitted Michigan State against UCLA as a “gift” game and nod to the Big 10. And yet, the Spartans couldn’t get it done... Everyone knows that the Big 10 had the most teams going to the Tournament this year, but there are NOW 3 LESS Big 10 teams in it... And the Tournament is only 2 days old! Don’t try pulling that “upsets” happen excuse... The Big 10 LOST to three teams they had no business losing to... BTW, why is the conference called the Big 10, when there are actually 14 schools in it? At least when the PAC-10 brought in Colorado and Utah, they changed the conference name to PAC-12... Also, you saying that “many Big 10 schools are playing well in the Tournament”. Really? Is Illinois beating Drexel some great achievement? Even Wisconsin beating North Carolina was not a “great win”. North Carolina is not a great team... But I will say that Rutgers did a great job 👍

      Terry LopezTerry LopezVor 21 Tag
    • @Terry Lopez Big ten has the most teams going to tournament. That is why they are the best conference this year. Upsets are common in the tournament. Even Zags get upset by texas tech in 2019. Does that mean Texas tech is stronger than Zags? There are also so many big ten teams playing well. Why you ignore them? Reality wins? Reality wins actually happened on Zags before. lol

      Yang XiaoYang XiaoVor 21 Tag
    • @Yang Xiao - Looks like the Big 10 is having a great first 2 days of the tournament. My boys at UCLA sent Michigan State packing and that “powerhouse” Oral Roberts sent Ohio State packing... And Purdue sent home by the perennial powerhouse North Texas... HAHAHAHA! 🤣🤣🤣 Once again hype and reality collided and reality wins...

      Terry LopezTerry LopezVor 21 Tag
  • Ain’t just about record boy’s, MSU beat them away game while Illinois had there arguably best player

    Lansing greenLansing greenVor Monat
    • Perfect end to his long collegiate career time to sell some washer and dryers 😂😂😂

      Terrance HuntTerrance HuntVor Monat
    • State not even going to the dance and how old is Langford freaking bum 😂

      Terrance HuntTerrance HuntVor Monat
    • @Jordan Clemmons don't like anyone getting hurt

      FnDAssembliesFnDAssembliesVor Monat
    • @FnDAssemblies sure..breaking noses and blacking eyes along the way. There's a reason that isn't cool anymore. If you have to do that, you must not be talented enough and know it

      Jordan ClemmonsJordan ClemmonsVor Monat
    • @Jordan Clemmons MSU was just playing some old school tough basketball love to see it

      FnDAssembliesFnDAssembliesVor Monat
  • No championship tonight. Michigsn will probably cancel it's last two games....not feeling well.

    Richard DrewRichard DrewVor Monat
    • @Laker Nation y’all gonna get blown out in the tourney 😂

      Stewie doesn’t get the jokeStewie doesn’t get the jokeVor Monat
    • How that’s championship feel, oh wait you didn’t get it 😂😂😂

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • But they are big ten champs

      Preston SpencerPreston SpencerVor Monat
    • We will see about that

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
  • A Reckoning is Coming Across the B1G

    MSU Detroit FanMSU Detroit FanVor Monat
  • MSU beats ILL and UOFM can’t beat ILL... how is Michigan ranked that high? Oh easy schedule lol

    John SmithJohn SmithVor Monat
    • @Laker Nation Top 25? Illinois played at second ranked Baylor and at Missouri who was ranked in the Top 10 this year. They lost at MSU who played football on the court by breaking Ayo's nose and hitting Kofi in the head wile having two hands body checking him the whole game. Even a Michigan reporter said the team played too physical. Look at how they made the OSU coach walk out late in the game because of the way they played them two days later, which was only about 20% as physical as they played Illinois.

      Nice OneNice OneVor Monat
    • Easy schedule😂😂😂 wdym we have played the same amount of top 25 games as Illinois and have more wins in the top 25, we have the best winning percentage in the top 25 in the big ten and the only team in the big ten who has more top 25 wins then us is Iowa who has 7 compared to our 6 but we only have 2 losses compared to their 4 in the top 25

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • @Nice Onethat's facts and I also think it was because we refused to drop the chief and of course the Jordan factor

      mr. mackmr. mackVor Monat
    • @mr. mack I just wonder how the NCAA is going to call the tourney games. Kofi could be a big ex-factor if the NCAA don't allow teams to push and grab him because of his size. The Illini lost the 2005 National Title because the refs kept calling stupid fouls on their big man James Augustine for looking at Sean May.

      Nice OneNice OneVor Monat
    • @Nice One yeah no one told us the football team became eligible due to covid thanks ncaa lol

      mr. mackmr. mackVor Monat
  • Michigan State coming off a win, Michigan coming off a 23 point loss to a team without their star player, at home, and both losses are blowouts. Anything can happen in March. Go Green!

    Upbeat ProductionsUpbeat ProductionsVor Monat
    • @ObiWannaBrick31 We’re an 11 seed in our 23rd straight NCAA tournament.

      Upbeat ProductionsUpbeat ProductionsVor 25 Tage
    • MSU isnt even a #11 seed, they need luck.

      MikeyMikeyVor 26 Tage
    • @ObiWannaBrick31 that would be cool if msu had beat two #1 seeds and a #2 seed....oh well, i guess i'm just living in a fantasy land...MSU is in the NIT

      MikeyMikeyVor 26 Tage
    • @Mikey haha they're not even an 11 seed good luck vs UCLA

      ObiWannaBrick31ObiWannaBrick31Vor 26 Tage
    • @ObiWannaBrick31 Cheers to the NCAA Tournament!

      Upbeat ProductionsUpbeat ProductionsVor 26 Tage
  • Y’all can’t change my mind. This is upset of the season so far

    An Achilles TendonAn Achilles TendonVor Monat
    • upset Alert

      abdul smithabdul smithVor Monat
    • Blue got there doors blown off...

      abdul smithabdul smithVor Monat
    • @Bishop Illinois played against Michigan state as well as Michigan played against Illinois. 22 points in the first half.

      Mustache D. LuffyMustache D. LuffyVor Monat
    • @Bishop why wouldn’t they?

      Mustache D. LuffyMustache D. LuffyVor Monat
    • @Mustache D. Luffy msu fans really enjoyed that win🤣

      BishopBishopVor Monat
  • HOW DO MICHIGAN PEOPLE FELL LIKE NOW

    Heynolan!Heynolan!Vor Monat
    • We are feeling pretty well with winning the big ten title and everything , thanks for asking though. Go cry now 😂😂

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • @Upbeat Productions They also have to beat OSU

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • @OHIO ST. 9 NATTY CHIPS Didn’t you guys lose to us, lose to MSU and get destroyed by Iowa, the team we destroyed like shut up bro and stick to football.

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • @Upbeat Productions fax

      Heynolan!Heynolan!Vor Monat
    • Like busters

      abdul smithabdul smithVor Monat
  • Curbelo is a freshman. Not too worried about the future.

    John BeardJohn BeardVor Monat
    • They finally have a coach who is moving towards elite status, now they need to keep him.

      Danse MacabreDanse MacabreVor 28 Tage
    • @1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheat I have a son who is playing at an elite level in middle school. If he's still balling like he is when he gets to high school, I would love for Howard to recruit and coach him, no matter what University it was. And I'm not even close to being a Michigan fan.

      IDK 3000IDK 3000Vor Monat
    • @ACG Nothing is better than seeing MSU under .500 in conference play

      1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheat1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheatVor Monat
    • @ACG Howard can coach as well. The media had Michigan finishing 6th in the Big Ten this year. They won the Big Ten outright!

      1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheat1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheatVor Monat
    • @1TermKittyGrabnTaxCheat Howard helps the teams recruiting no doubt. I’ll stick with Underwood and our 3/4 star recruits getting us to the top 5 in the country. I’m just glad I don’t see Duke, UNC, Kentucky, Kansas and MSU all up in the top of the rankings like we usually do

      ACGACGVor Monat
  • This is nasty

    PrimeTimeABPrimeTimeABVor Monat
  • I guess Michigan should have just played in February and received their beat down then, instead of receiving it in March without Ayo. lol

    funsize198funsize198Vor Monat
    • No because then they would have had to play another game on Thursday when they did take their beat down and they would have lost their mythical championship.. funny how their women's team was able to be prepared and played that Thursday..🤔 Howard did what was best for his team and said no we're not playing Thursday and the Big 10 office being the cluster f*** that it is said. Duhhhh okay.. let us know when you want to play next..bs

      wake upwake upVor Monat
    • @Laker Nation You lost to Minnesota by 17 and and injured team by 23 lmao, you could definitely lose to any of those teams. But enjoy your asterisk banner, no one will care but thirsty UM fans. Even WITH the asterisk banner you'll see less banners hanging up there than if you were at the State Farm Center. I guess the Big Ten felt bad for y'all being so far behind other teams in banners.

      Salt.Salt.Vor Monat
    • @Salt.Next time there is fans and I go to a game I’ll check the rafters and see if it is there. 😂😂😂 imagine being so salty that you guys didn’t win the big ten title that your saying it doesn’t count. Unless you think we were going 1-2 vs northwestern, penn st, and Indiana then we winning that big ten title even if we didn’t get COVID. Have fun looking for the asterisk

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
    • @Laker Nation awwww that's so CUTE, you're one of those idiotic UM fans that think a Big title with an asterisk next to it matters! All other big ten fans DEFINITELY consider it valid! It totally isn't just delusional UM fans that will.

      Salt.Salt.Vor Monat
    • @Salt. Hahahahhah, how’s that title going for you guys, oh wait you didn’t win it, we did. 😂😂😂 keep crying little boy

      Laker NationLaker NationVor Monat
  • If the Illini hit free throws and cut down on the turnovers they are gonna be hard to beat

    Vaughn HolmesVaughn HolmesVor Monat
    • @Lets Dance well , who did you choose 😂?

      NFL LeekNFL LeekVor 27 Tage
    • Guys I'm scared I might lose money on the winner of this big ten conference. Was going with Michigan but iterally feel like Iowa the +425 might get the nod. Any thoughts?

      Lets DanceLets DanceVor Monat
    • Honestly if they just crash the glass the way they did in this game it won't matter about the turnovers or FT%

      Nick LeGrandeNick LeGrandeVor Monat
  • Everyone was saying that Michigan was scared to play Illinois

    AlexAlexVor Monat
    • Illinois didn’t have dosunmu

      An Achilles TendonAn Achilles TendonVor Monat
    • @Alex nah. Just outplayed. They’ve only lost twice. They don’t avoid anyone. Ur taking away what Illinois accomplished tonight by saying Michigan was scared or avoided them. Give Illinois their credit. They won fair and square

      FatherJFatherJVor Monat
    • @FatherJ You're right scared was not the right word, I think it was more like avoided like they did with Ohio State in football

      AlexAlexVor Monat
    • @Luis Ortega facts

      Meechie 213Meechie 213Vor Monat
    • Highly doubt they were scared lmao they just got outplayed

      FatherJFatherJVor Monat
  • That’s an amazing win

    mary wynnmary wynnVor Monat
Illinois at Michigan | Battle of Top-4 Teams | March 2, 2021 | Highlights