Black's Career-High 28 Pushes Illinois Past Nebraska, 72-66There were six ties and nine lead changes during the game.
Indiana Beats Illinois, 78-68Leron Black finished with 20 points before fouling out and Kipper Nichols added 16 to lead the Fighting Illini.
Penn State Throttles Illinois, 74-52Shep Garner scored 16 points, and Tony Carr had 15 points.
Wisconsin Beats Illinois, 78-69Ethan Happ scored 27 points on 12-of-20 shooting.
No. 17 Ohio State Holds Off Pesky Illinois To Win 75-67Keita Bates-Diop scored a career-high 35 points and had 13 rebounds.
Illinois Routs Rutgers, 91-60Illinois pressured the ball all night, scoring 37 points off 25 turnovers by Rutgers.
Bernstein: University Of Illinois' 'Chief' Saga Gets Even DumberFirst there was an arrest and now an upcoming Facebook movement, and all for the entirely self-inflicted Chief controversy.
The Bernstein Brief: Local College Basketball StinksIllinois and Northwestern have drastically disappointed this season.
Michigan State Tops Illinois, 87-74Miles Bridges scored 31 points to lead the Spartans.
Wisconsin Beats Illinois, 75-50Illinois (10-10) has now lost seven straight Big Ten games to open conference play.
Illinois Hires Rod Smith As Offensive CoordinatorSmith spent six years with the Arizona Wildcats and has been a coach for 22 years.
Nebraska Beats Illinois On James Palmer's Last-Second 3-PointerPalmer finished with 24 points on 10-of-19 shooting in a 64-63 win.