No. 24 Illinois Holds Off No. 10 Michigan StateTrent Frazier scored a game-high 16 points, and No. 24 Illinois held on to beat No. 10 Michigan State on Tuesday and take sole possession of first place in the Big Ten.
DePaul Loses To Villanova For 22nd Straight TimeDePaul coach Tony Stubblefield heard the whopper of a number of losses in his program's 14-year losing streak to Villanova and, yes, actually wants it added to the next the scouting report.
Williamson Leads Loyola Over Southern IllinoisLucas Williamson matched his season high with 20 points as Loyola defeated Southern Illinois on Tuesday night.
'There's More To Come': With First Western Atlantic Conference Win In 5 Years, New Coach At Chicago State Says The Team Is Poised For More Championships"We look at every game as a building block to just keep it going, just continue to reach our mark."
With Cockburn Out, No. 17 Illinois Falls To MarylandKofi Cockburn's absence gives No. 17 Illinois another obstacle to overcome. The Illini found out how difficult that might be when Donta Scott and Maryland dominated the paint.
UIC Falls Short To Northern Kentucky In OvertimeSam Vinson had a career-high 24 points as Northern Kentucky scored the last nine points to edge UIC in overtime on Thursday night.
Illini's Andre Curbelo Makes Impressive Return After Almost 2 Months Out With Post-Concussion IssuesIllinois star guard Andre Curbelo missed almost two moths because of post-concussion issues before returning Wednesday for the Illini’s double-overtime loss to No. 4 Purdue.
With Javon Freeman-Liberty Absent, DePaul Falls Just Short To XavierJack Nunge scored 15 of his 23 points in the second half, and No. 20 Xavier rallied for a victory over DePaul on Wednesday night.
Northwestern Falls To Wisconsin For Fifth Loss In Six GamesJohnny Davis scored 27 points to help No. 8 Wisconsin beat Northwestern on Tuesday night.
No. 22 Loyola Routs Evansville For 10th Straight WinLucas Williamson made five 3-pointers and scored 15 points, and No. 22 Loyola Chicago won its 10th straight game, routing Evansville on Tuesday night.
Illini Fall Short To Purdue In Double OvertimeSasha Stefanovic scored 22 points, including a go-ahead 3 at the start of double overtime that sent No. 4 Purdue over No. 17 Illinois on Monday.
Cockburn, Frazier Lead No. 25 Illinois Over MichiganKofi Cockburn scored 21 points and hauled in 10 rebounds to help No. 25 Illinois beat Michigan on Friday night.
DePaul Upends No. 20 Seton HallJalen Terry scored 28 points, David Jones added 24 and DePaul stunned No. 20 Seton Hall with a victory on Thursday.
Johnson Scores 28 To Lift UIC Past MilwaukeeKevin Johnson had a season-high 28 points as UIC narrowly beat Milwaukee on Thursday night.
Northwestern Falls To Maryland In Double OvertimeEric Ayala finished with career highs of 26 points and 11 rebounds and Fatts Russell scored 13 of his 23 points after regulation to help Maryland fend off Northwestern in double overtime on Wednesday night.