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.
Norris To The Rescue As Loyola Tops Valpo In 2OTBraden Norris scored nine of his 23 points in the second overtime and Loyola Chicago never trailed in the final session and beat Valparaiso on Tuesday night.
29 For Trent Frazier As Illini Hold Off NebraskaTrent Frazier scored a season-high 29 points, Kofi Cockburn had his eighth straight double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 25 Illinois held off struggling Nebraska for a hard-earned victory Tuesday night.
5 Straight Losses For DePaul As They Fall To MarquetteGreg Elliott had a career-high 25 points as Marquette beat DePaul on Tuesday night.
Loyola Beats USF In Impromptu Nonconference TiltRyan Schwieger scored 24 points on 9-of-10 shooting to lead Loyola Chicago past San Francisco in an impromptu neutral-site matchup at Salt Lake Community College on Thursday.
Double-Double Machine Cockburn Sends Illini Past MarylandKofi Cockburn posted his seventh straight double-double, Trent Frazier scored 16 points and Illinois rallied after squandering an early lead to beat Maryland on Thursday night.
UIC Falls To Wright StateTanner Holden scored a season-high 26 points and Grant Basile added 21 points as Wright State defeated the UIC Flames on Thursday night.