Illinois 64, Indiana 54
Junior guard Tracy Abrams scored 25 points and added six rebounds to lead Illinois to a 64-54 victory over Indiana on Thursday in the first round of the Big Ten tournament.
Indiana did a poor job handling the ball and the Illini took advantage of the mistakes, which is why they live to play another day. Don’t be surprised if Illinois gives Michigan a game.
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The News-Gazette endorsed Erika Harold for the U.S. House of Representatives in 2012 and we see no reason to change our minds in 2014.
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