Tag Archives: Indiana Illinois

Indiana Basketball – playing hard and well in spurts not enough to beat Illini in OT
February 3, 2021

Indiana lost 75-71 to Illinois in overtime last night for a variety of reasons – lack of toughness, a role player wandering so far from behavioral expectations he was not allowed to dress, Illinois straightening out effort issues for the second half, and the Hoosiers regular dose of inattention to detail. This is nothing new.  IU […]

Indiana Beats Illinois 56-46 to Put the Hoosiers Back in the Race for NCAA Bid
January 26, 2014

by Kent Sterling This was an ugly if ultimately rewarding game for Indiana as they began the second six-game stretch of the Big Ten season.  For Illinois, it was ugly and not rewarding, and signaled tap city, as Al McGuire used to say. The Hoosiers outscored the Illini 13-5 from the foul line, out rebounded […]