Malcolm Hill scored 23 of his 32 points in the second half to help Illinois hold off IUPUI 85-77 on Tuesday night.
The top of Jess Settles' Big Ten Player Rankings remains the same this week, but there are two players making their debut: Northwestern's Vic Law and Ohio State's Jae'Sean Tate.
Although the Big Ten lost the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, Jon Crispin feels like we learned a lot about a number of Big Ten teams. Check out Crispin's latest Big Ten Power Rankings inside.
Illinois pulled away late from VCU Saturday, beating the Rams 64-46 in a neutral site showdown in Miami. Leron Black led the way with 18 points for the Illini.
Malcolm Hill scored 22 points to lead Illinois to an 88-74 victory over North Carolina State on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
There's a new No. 1 atop my latest Big Ten Player Rankings. He's Purdue sophomore Caleb Swanigan, and he takes over the top spot from Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes, who was No. 1 in my first three lists.
We've had a few weeks to assess Big Ten teams now, so it's a good time for BTN analyst Jon Crispin to offer his first Big Ten Power Rankings. Quick note: This year's weekly list will feature the top 10 teams, as opposed to the entire conference in past years.
It's time for the 18th playing of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. It all tips off Monday night, with a pair of games, and continues through Wednesday night. Get BTN analyst Jon Crispin's preview inside.
Illinois dropped its third game in a row with a 72-61 loss in the consolation game of the NIT Tip-Off in Brooklyn. The loss drops the Illini to 4-3 on the season.
Michael Finke led Illinois (4-2) with 13 points, and Mike Thorne Jr. had 12.