The Daily Illini

Illini basketball can’t keep up with No. 7 Villanova

By Sean Neumann

December 10, 2014

The Illini hung in the game late, but it wasn’t enough. Illinois (7-2) fell to No. 7 Villanova (9-0) Tuesday night, 73-59, at Madison Square Garden in New York. Tuesday’s loss was Illinois’ second in three games and its second against a ranked opponent this season. Illini forward Malcolm Hill had a car...