Battle of Big Ten NCAA bubble teams goes to Boilermakers
Rapheal Davis’ 22 points helped Boilermakers glide past Tigers.
Redshirt sophomore Wes Lunt was injured in Saturday’s loss to Purdue.
Purdue Pete’s excited over 66-58 victory, sending Illini to third straight loss.
It’s the first Big 10 football win for the Illini in 21 tries.
The win was the third straight for Illinois , which is clawing its way back into the postseason picture.
Boilermakers score 68-61 upset over #11 Illini.
Boilermakers win Big Ten battle 67-62.
Bruce Weber’s team loses its first conference game, second overall this season.
Illini drops to 6-2 and may fall out of Top 25 rankings