IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Jon Ekey hit a 3-pointer in the final second to lift Illinois to a 66-63 victory over No. 24 Iowa on Saturday night.
EVANSTON -- D.J. Newbill scored 12 points and Penn State's zone defense stifled Northwestern in the Nittany Lions' 59-32 Big Ten win Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Michigan came to Illinois with a shot at sewing up its first outright Big Ten title since 1986.
It's been a week to forget for members of the Curie High School basketball team.
CHAMPAIGN -- Illinois freshmen Kendrick Nunn and Malcolm Hill combined for 23 points and the Illini ended Nebraska's five-game win streak on Wednesday night, 60-49.