The Daily Illini

Illini basketball faces hot Northwestern squad

Illinois' Ahmad Starks (3) runs point during the game against Maryland at State Farm Center on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. The Illini won 64-57.

February 28, 2015

Ahmad Starks knows that it’s now or never. The senior point guard for the Illinois men’s basketball team has never made the NCAA tournament. With the Illini on the bubble for the second straight year going into their final conference games, the team knows a win against Northwestern on S...