Fighting Illini cap-off regular season with high-scoring affair at Northwestern
Basketball tourney in KC to also feature North Carolina, Northwestern, & Kansas State
Kain Colter of Northwestern (pictured) is among the first to speak out.
Wildcats had lost four straight overall and three in a row in Big Ten conference play.
Illinois finishes 4-8 after 37-34 loss to Northwestern
Tigers take opener in Las Vegas Invitational, 78-67
Illini get revenge for earlier loss to in-state conference rival.
Northwestern shocks Illini on home court, 68-54
Northwestern scores early, often in 50-14 rout of Illini.
Wildcats win for first time on Illini’s court since 1999.