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Layup in final seconds gives Illini 60-58 win

Layup in final seconds gives Illini 60-58 win

By Sean Neumann

January 31, 2015


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Malcolm Hill turned off a double team with just seconds remaining and drove to the basket. The baby-face sophomore had already given his Illini team all he could: 25 points, four rebounds, 37 minutes on the floor. But like a veteran, he drove to the rim one last time.   The right-handed sophomore w...

Illinois basketball should be fresh after week off

Illinois basketball should be fresh after week off

January 30, 2015


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For Illinois head coach John Groce and his team, a week off couldn’t have come at a better time.  The Illini have been battered and bruised all season. Starting point guard Tracy Abrams is out for the year with a torn ACL. Leading scorer Rayvonte Rice and junior shooting guard Aaron Cosby have miss...