The win was the fourth straight for the Illini (17-8, 7-5 Big Ten).
Malcolm Hill scored 19 points and Illinois withstood a last-minute technical foul to beat Michigan State 59-54 on Saturday afternoon.
Kendrick Nunn scored 21 points, and Malcolm Hill added 15.
Illinois forward Malcolm Hill scored 27 points.
Rayvonte Rice and Aaron Cosby have violated an unspecified team rule.
Andre Hollins helped Minnesota pull away with 17 of his 28 points in the second half, fueling a 79-71 victory Saturday over Illinois.
Amazon spokesman Ty Rogers said Friday the online retailer will be required to collect the 6.25 percent tax starting Feb. 1.
Illinois survived a cold start and got double-figure scoring from four players Wednesday to hold off Purdue, 66-57.
Kendrick Nunn had a career-high 25 points, including four straight free throws in the final 7.5 seconds.
Illinois wondered who would score with Rayvonte Rice injured, and Malcolm Hill provided the answer Wednesday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 22 points, including eight during a decisive 15-0 second-half run, to lead No. 20 Ohio State past Illinois 77-61 on Saturday. Sam Thompson and Marc Loving each added […]
A 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash in Kentucky that killed her parents and two other family members has been released from the hospital, an official said Saturday.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who is seriously weighing a run for president, will join Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner at a Feb. 12 event here.
The CDC says 22 states are seeing high levels of illness — including Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin — up from 13 states a week earlier.
Illinois coach John Groce is confident his team is ready for Big Ten conference play after crushing nonconference foe Kennesaw State 93-45 on Saturday.
Rayvonte Rice hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer for the last of his 19 points, giving Illinois a 62-59 victory over Missouri in the annual Braggin’ Rights game on Saturday.
Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 16 points as Illinois cruised.
Oregon basketball coach Dana Altman believes freshman forward Dillon Brooks has both talent and instincts.
Dylan Ennis scored 18 points to lead No. 7 Villanova past Illinois.
Receiver Mike Dudek needs to be promoted as the face of the program.