It might not have been quite like the 100-point games that the Illini put up earlier in the season against inferior opponents, but Illinois had little trouble dispatching of Hampton on Wednesday n
Part of the excitement at the beginning of this season was over the Illini's supposed improved offensive game.
The Illini were right there with seventh-ranked Villanova. And then suddenly they weren't.
The halftime score in Monday night's Illinois-Brown game probably shocked plenty of fans and observers.
It might have shocked the Illini, too.
For the second straight game, the Illini broke the century mark.
Illinois started a tad slow on Friday night but ended up crushing Austin Peay, 107-66, in Champaign.