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Disparity of talent apparent in Illinois’ loss to Michigan

Disparity of talent apparent in Illinois’ loss to Michigan

March 5, 2014

The Illinois men’s basketball team entered Tuesday night’s matchup against No. 12 Michigan riding a three-game winning streak while allowing 50 points or less in its last four contests. It allowed 52 points in the first half alone. Lack of defense and talent doomed Illinois in an 84-53 loss at the h...