CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Brandon Paul scored 19 points and No. 11 Illinois bounced back from a tough loss in its Big Ten opener to beat No. 8 Ohio State 74-55 on Saturday.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) Purdue figured out how to slow the pace - and still score a little, too, Wednesday night.
CHICAGO (AP) Tracy Abrams scored a career-high 29 points and No. 12 Illinois beat Auburn 81-79 on Saturday.
ST. LOUIS (AP) Laurence Bowers had 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 12 Missouri over No. 10 Illinois 82-73 in the annual Braggin' Rights game on Saturday.