18-11, 8th in Big Ten Conference

Illinois Fighting Illini Photos

Illinois Fighting Illini Photos

  1. Northwestern's guard/forward Scottie Lindsey (20) keeps the ball away from Illinois' guard Ahmad Starks (3) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

    Northwestern's guard/forward Scottie Lindsey (20) shoots in front of Illinois' guard Ahmad Starks (3) and Illinois' forward/center Nnanna Egwu (32) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

  2. Northwestern's guard Dave Sobolewski (3) drives past Illinois' forward/center Nnanna Egwu (32) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

    Northwestern's center Alex Olah (22) shoots over Illinois' forward Leron Black (12) and Illinois' forward/center Nnanna Egwu (32) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

  3. Illinois' guard Kendrick Nunn (25) tries to take the ball from Northwestern's center Alex Olah (22) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

    Northwestern's guard/forward Sanjay Lumpkin (34) catches Illinois' guard Rayvonte Rice (24) in the back during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

  4. Northwestern's guard Bryant McIntosh (30) shoots in front of Illinois' center Maverick Morgan (22) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

    Northwestern's guard/forward Sanjay Lumpkin (34) tries to get the ball away from Illinois' guard Malcolm Hill (21) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Illinois won, 86-60.(AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

  5. Illinois' guard Malcolm Hill (21) keeps the ball away from Northwestern's guard Tre Demps (14) as Northwestern's coach, Chris Collins, watches during an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »

    Illinois' guard Kendrick Nunn (25) goes up over Northwestern's guard Tre Demps (14) during an NCAA college basketball game in Champaign, Ill., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Robin Scholz)

    View Photo »