Illinois Fighting Illini
Top seeded Hoosiers win 80-64 to advance to semifinals.
Illini advance to second round of Big Ten tournament to face Indiana.
Buckeyes haven’t forgotten about Jan 5th thumping at Champaign.
A.J. Ricker was a standout offensive lineman for the Tigers from 2000-2003.
Brandon Paul had 18 points to lead Illinois, which lost for just the second time in eight games. The Illini shot just 28.6 percent from the field.
Illinois wins Senior Day game at Assembly Hall 72-65
#7 Wolverines end Illinois’ five-game win streak with 71-58 victory.
$25 per semester hike would help pay for $160 million renovations to home of Illini basketball.
Despite late run, Illini hold on for 5th straight win, 64-59.
Illini get revenge for earlier loss to in-state conference rival.