Watch: Illini basketball players talk Detroit Mercy win

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Austin Yattoni

Illinois' Tracy Abrams goes up for a layup during the game against Detroit at State Farm Center on Friday, November 18. The Illini won 89-69.

By Charlotte Carroll, Sports editor