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Rice turns clock back to dominate nonconference opponent

Rice turns clock back to dominate nonconference opponent

March 20, 2014

Rayvonte Rice was happy to finally face a nonconference team again. Rice’s 28 points, with 20 coming in the second half, carried Illinois to a 66-62 victory over Boston in the first round of the NIT on Wednesday. Rice was really never able to adjust to the grind of the Big Ten during his first season...