Talen Horton-Tucker had 26 points and 14 rebounds, Michael Jacobson added 23 points and Iowa State ran away from Illinois in the second half for an 84-68 victory Tuesday in the Maui Invitational.
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Zion Williamson poked the ball free with a clear path to the basket, the crowd rising in anticipation before he even reached midcourt.
- Arizona, Illinois agree to home-and-home series
- Veteran Kruger to get Legends of Coaching honor
- No. 44 Liddell picks Ohio State over Mizzou, Illini
- Illinois to spend $30M on practice facility upgrade
Freshman James Akinjo had 19 points, including a key 3-point play, and seven assists, Jamorko Pickett blocked a shot in the closing seconds and Georgetown beat Illinois 88-80 on Tuesday night.
Aaron Jordan scored 19 points and Ayo Dosunmu added 18 and Illinois beat Evansville 99-60 in the season opener for both teams Thursday night.
As part of a new home-and-home series, the Illini will visit the Arizona Wildcats in Tucson on Nov. 10, 2019, and the Wildcats will visit Champaign on Dec. 12, 2020.
Tom Izzo and the Spartans should have a big season despite major roster changes. How will the rest of the Big Ten fare?
Lon Kruger, the first Division I coach to take five different schools to the NCAA tournament, will receive the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching honor.
ESPN 100 forward E.J. Liddell, a 6-foot-7 Belleville West (Illinois) power forward who prefers to do most of his work around the basket, has committed to Chris Holtmann and the Buckeyes.
Despite Michigan's run to the national championship game, it was a disappointing postseason performance for the Big Ten. Will that change in 2018-19?
Illinois says it will spend $30 million on renovations to its 20-year-old basketball practice facility.
Michigan, the 2017-18 national runner-up, will host North Carolina on Nov. 28 as part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Other matchups include Michigan State at Louisville and Indiana at Duke on Nov. 27.
Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting
Evaluated and spoke with Kahlil Whitney last weekend at the EYBL. He is receiving heavy recruiting attention from Florida State, Louisville, Illinois , Miami, Ohio State, Oregon, Seton Hall and Saint John's. He is one of the better small forwards in the class of 2019.
Illinois has signed five players to national letters of intent, including three guards and a 7-footer from Senegal.
Illinois has lost two more players after Michael Finke and Te'Jon Lucas announced their plans to leave the program.
Leron Black, the leading scorer for Illinois last season, will not return for his final year of eligibility with the Fighting Illini.
The Big Ten opened a five-day run at Madison Square with Jordan Bohannon leading Iowa past Illinois 96-87 on Wednesday night in the first game of the conference tournament.
Michael Finke and Aaron Jordan came off the bench to combine for 34 points and lead Illinois past Rutgers 75-62 on Sunday.
Carsen Edwards scored career-high 40 points and Dakota Mathias added 18 to help No. 9 Purdue outlast Illinois in a 93-86 victory on Thursday night.