The Daily Illini

KRUSH EDITION: Across enemy lines: Rutgers basketball

By The Daily Illini Basketball Staff

February 15, 2016

Editor’s note: The Daily Illini sat down with Brian Fonseca, the sports editor of The Daily Targum, the student newspaper at Rutgers and talked about Illinois, Rutgers and how Tuesday’s game might go.Daily Illini: Despite their records, Illinois and Rutgers put on quite the show the last time they ...

Illinois defeats Rutgers behind 23-6 run

By Sean Neumann

February 4, 2015

It took just one big push. Illinois defeated Rutgers 66-54 on Tuesday at State Farm Center behind a 23-6 run midway through the game.    Rutgers (10-14, 2-9 Big Ten) hung in the game for most of the first half before Illinois (15-8, 5-5) erupted on a scoring stretch that extended into the second h...