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.
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.
Illinois Gets First Big Ten Win With 73-71 Victory Over IndianaTrent Frazier and Leron Black each scored 19 points.
The Bernstein Brief: Local College Basketball StinksIllinois and Northwestern have drastically disappointed this season.