Another games watched on the Big10 Network and it turned out to be a good one. Northwestern (17-9, 5-8 Big Ten)eked this one out with Illinois(11-14, 3-9 Big Ten) failing to get a game tying shot off, as time expired.
Leading the Wildcats with 18 points apiece was,Tre Demps(SAN ANTONIO, TX) and Scottie Lindsey(Hillside, IL) Northwestern hit just 9-26 three points and made just 50% of their free throws, but still found a way to post the win.
Leading Illinois was,Kendrick Nunn(Chicago, Ill) with 13 points. The Illini made 10-25 three's.