The Illinois Fighting Illini snapped a 4-game losing streak with a 62-56 win at Penn State Tuesday night.  The Nittany Lions had won 8 straight coming into the game in State College, PA.    

 

Illinois (17-9) 9-6, Big Ten

Penn State (20-6) 10-5, Big Ten

 

Tuesday's game notes:

Ayo Dosunmu - 24 pts

Kofi Cockburn - 14 pts

Alan Griffin - 9 pts

 

IL led at halftime, 30-26

Rebounds: IL-39, PSU-32 

 

 

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Other Big Ten hoops

>> TUE 

Maryland def. Northwestern, 76-67

Wisconsin def. Purdue, 69-65

 

>> WED

Indiana def. Minnesota, 68-56

Michigan def. Rutgers, 60-52

 

>> THU

#20 Iowa def. #25 Ohio State, 85-76

Michigan State def. Nebraska, 86-65

 

 

 

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Big Ten teams in the AP's Top-25 poll this week

(7) Maryland

(9) Penn State

(20) Iowa

(25) Ohio State