CHAMPAIGN — John Groce and Tom Izzo said Sunday night’s game was one of the more physical games their respective teams have played in a long time.
Suspended Illini guard Aaron Cosby is no longer a part of the team.
With the Big Ten expanding to 14 teams this past summer, that means a little year-to-year variation in the basketball schedule.
Rayvonte Rice must feel like he’s traveled through time.
The winningest coach in Illinois basketball history will be enshrined in the College Basketball Hall of Fame.