By The Associated Press
Glenn Robinson III had 14 points, including a pair of crucial dunks in the second half, and No. 2 Michigan equaled its best start to a season with a 62-47 victory over Nebraska on Wednesday night in Ann Arbor, Mich.
The Wolverines (16-0, 3-0 Big Ten) overcame their shakiest shooting performance in a while, holding the lead for the entire second half. The only other Michigan team to start 16-0 was the 1985-86 squad that went on to win the Big Ten.
Ray Gallegos scored 19 points for Nebraska (9-7, 0-3).
Trey Burke scored 18 points for the Wolverines and Tim Hardaway Jr. added 15 points and 11 rebounds.
N. Illinois 72, Miami (Ohio) 61: Aksel Bolin came off the bench for 11 points and Northern Illinois (3-10) snapped a five-game losing streak, beating Miami (Ohio) in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams, in Oxford, Ohio.
No. 23 Wichita St. 82, S. Illinois 76: Cleanthony Early scored 39 points and the No. 23 Shockers beat Southern Illinois in Wichita, Kan.
Desmar Jackson scored 28 points for the Salukis (7-8, 0-4).
Valparaiso 75, UIC 70: Ryan Broekhoff had 21 points as Valparaiso pulled away late for a victory at Illinois-Chicago.
Gary Talton had 25 points and Josh Crittle 16 for the Flames (10-6, 1-2).
W. Illinois 95, Greenville 48: Terell Parks scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Western Illinois (13-3) over Division III Greenville in Macomb, extending its winning streak to 10 games.
Indiana St. 68, Bradley 53: Manny Arop and Justin Gant scored 13 points apiece to lead Indiana State to a win over Bradlin Terre Haute, Ind.
Walt Lemon Jr. led Bradley (10-6, 2-2) with 15 points.
Wisconsin-Green Bay 58, Loyola 45: Jordan Fouse had 13 points, 11 rebounds and 7 steals, and Green Bay never trailed in beating visiting Loyola. Devon Turk was the only player in double figures for the Ramblers (10-5, 1-2) with 11 points.