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Illinois routs Bradley 81-55 as Ekey has breakout game

Illinois Jon Ekey dunks the ball off a missed shot during the game against Bradley at State Farm Center, on Sunday. The Illini won 81-55.

November 18, 2013

Sunday was a career day for Jon Ekey, at least in an orange and blue uniform. The Illini forward scored 19 points and snatched seven rebounds as Illinois beat Bradley 81-55 at State Farm Center. Ekey’s 19 points were the most he’s scored in his short Illinois career and the most since scoring 22 as an Illinois Sta...

Illinois women’s basketball falls to Bradley in season opener

November 9, 2013

The Illini women’s basketball team is in need of a rebound just one game into the season. After a 98-92 loss on the road at Bradley in Peoria, Ill., the Illini will look to bounce back in the home opener against Valparaiso on Tuesday. “I’m really disappointed in the way we guarded,” head coach Ma...