No. 2 Michigan 80, Northwestern 60: Jon Teske scored all 17 of his points in the first half, and the Wolverines (17-0, 6-0 Big Ten) are off to their best start in program history after beating the Wildcats
(10-7, 1-5) in Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan started
16-0 on two prior occasions (1985-86, 2012-13). The victory also matched the Wolverines’ longest winning streak, set in 1985 before losing in the second round of the first 64-team NCAA Tournament.
No. 6 Michigan St. 71, Penn St. 56: Nick Ward had 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Spartans (15-2, 6-0 Big Ten) to victory in State College, Pa. Matt McQuaid added
15 points and Cassius Winston chipped in 11 for Michigan State, which has won 10 straight. The Spartans also beat the Nittany Lions ( 7-10, 0-6) for the
10th consecutive time.