Big Ten Tournament - Indiana vs Illinois Wrap - Illinois Wins 64-54
Tracy Abrams went off for 25 points and added 7 rebounds leading Illinois over Indiana, 64-54, on Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Illinois was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Illinois got 13 points from Rayvonte Rice and another 10 points from Kendrick Nunn. Kendrick Nunn contributed 2 assists, while Nnanna Egwu cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Indiana got 14 points from Yogi Ferrell in a losing cause and another 13 points from Will Sheehey. Will Sheehey contributed 5 assists for them, while Jeremy Hollowell had 6 rebounds.
Illinois led at halftime, 30-28.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-32.