Liddell, No. 21 Ohio St power past No. 14 Illinois 87-81Ayo Dosunmu led Illinois (9-5, 5-3) with 22 points. Kofi Cockburn scored 15 and freshman Adam Miller added 14 points for the Illini.
Cockburn And Dosunmu Lead No. 15 Illinois Past Purdue 66-58Kofi Cockburn had 14 points and 10 rebounds, Ayo Dosunmu scored 12 and No. 15 Illinois beat Purdue 66-58 on Saturday.
No. 24 Hawkeyes Score 35 Straight To Beat Fighting Illini 35-21Spencer Petras threw three touchdown passes and No. 24 Iowa scored 35 straight points after trailing by two touchdowns early to beat Illinois 35-21 on Saturday.
Fighting Illini Win In Nebraska For First Time Since 1924, Top Turnover-Prone Cornhuskers 41-23Illinois (2-3, 2-3) led 28-10 after two quarters, their most first-half points against a conference opponent in 10 years, and won its second road game in as many weeks.
Big Ten Football Season Set To Begin On Labor Day WeekendThe Big Ten was the last of the Power Five conferences to announce its schedule as college football navigates how to play games amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Illini Top Rutgers, Stand Alone In Second Place In Big Ten BasketballThe Illinois Fighting Illini are hoping to be dancing in March, and winning tough games like the one Saturday against Rutgers will help.
Iowa Blows Out Illinois, Advances To Face Michigan In Big Ten TournamentThe Fighting Illini (12-21) used a 9-0 run to trim the Hawkeyes' lead to 30-29 with 4:38 left in the first half, but they gradually fell off the pace from there.
Illini Beat Wildcats 74-69 In Overtime In Big Ten TournamentThe Illini survived overtime 74-69 to advance to the second round to face Iowa.
Big Ten Tournament At Garden Opens With Iowa Beating IllinoisJordan Bohannon scored 25 points and had six assists.
Illinois Beats Rutgers, 75-62Illinois will take on either Northwestern or Iowa in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament on Wednesday.
Purdue Tops Illinois, 93-86Carsen Edwards scored career-high 40 points.
No. 2 Michigan St Tops Illinois 81-61, Seals Share Of TitleThe Spartans have won 11 straight and can claim the conference title outright if they win at Wisconsin on Sunday.
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.