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Terps beat No. 4 Illinois in Big Ten baseball tournament, 2-1, ending 27-game winning streak
Terps beat No. 4 Illinois in Big Ten baseball tournament, 2-1, ending 27-game winning streak

The Illinois baseball team's NCAA-best 27-game winning streak is over, and so are Maryland's doubts about its NCAA tournament chances. With a 2-1 win early Friday morning over the No. 4 Fighting Illini (46-7-1), the top seed in the Big Ten Conference tournament, the fourth-seeded Terps all but guaranteed their second straight appearance in the Division I regionals. Because of the schedule of the double-elimination tournament, they will have a day off Friday at Minneapolis' Target Field and on Saturday face the winner of the game between No. 2 seed Iowa and No. 6 seed Indiana. A win would clinch a berth in the final. Maryland (38-20), which beat fifth-seeded Michigan...

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