The regular season is in the books. Bring on the postseason.
Rayvonte Rice is definitely back.
But what good does that do the Illini when the rest of the team doesn't show up?
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Illini lost a 13-point lead. And then, in all likelihood, they lost their shot at making the NCAA tournament.
Rayvonte Rice has been on fire of late.
Nothing's official, but if you believe the bracketologists, there's an NCAA tournament bid on the line Saturday when the Illini meet the Boilermakers in West Lafayette.