Illinois Falls To Michigan State, Iowa Wins


Published on January 20 2014 6:34 am
Last Updated on January 20 2014 6:34 am
Written by Millie Lange

Illinois Falls To Michigan State

(Champaign, IL) -- Tracy Abrams poured in 15 points but Illinois suffered a 78-62 loss to Michigan State on Saturday night at the State Farm Center. Jon Ekey and Rayvonte Rice each added 12 points as the Fighting Illini fell to 13-6 with a 2-4 Big Ten mark. The Illini play at Ohio State Thursday.


College Basketball Roundup

In college basketball action yesterday, Notre Dame downed Virginia Tech 70-63 and UIC fell to Green Bay, 69-64. On Saturday, DePaul suffered an 88-62 loss to Villanova. Also Saturday, Northwestern downed Indiana 54-47 while Northern Illinois suffered a 65-46 loss to Ohio.

Iowa Downs Minnesota

(Iowa City, IA) -- Aaron White scored 18 points to lead Iowa in a 94-73 win over Minnesota yesterday from Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Roy Devyn Marble added 16 points for Iowa, which is now 15-3 with a 4-1 mark in the Big Ten. The Hawkeyes play at Michigan on Wednesday.

Sunday, January 19 Scoreboard

NCAA Top-25 Men's Basketball  ("USA Today" Rankings)

#16 Iowa Hawkeyes 94, Minnesota Golden Gophers 73

Monday, January 20 Schedule (All Times Central)

NCAA Top-25 Men's Basketball  ("USA Today" Rankings)

6:00 p.m. - #6 Villanova Wildcats host #19 Creighton Bluejays

6:00 p.m. - #9 Ohio State Buckeyes at Nebraska Cornhuskers

8:00 p.m. - #13 Baylor Bears at #18 Kansas Jayhawks