Ohio State men's tennis team falls to Illinois in Big Ten championship

Staff reports
The Ohio State University athletic department logo, 2017. [provided by OSU]

Illinois edges Ohio State men to win conference tournament

Illinois defeated Ohio State 4-3 in the Big Ten men's tennis tournament championship on Sunday in Lincoln, Nebraska.

The Buckeyes (20-3) got singles victories from John McNally, Cannon Kingsley and James Trotter. Illinois is 19-2.

Ohio State led 3-2, but Illinois (19-2) won the No. 4 and No. 6 singles to clinch the title.