Indiana defeated Illinois 73-65 on Thursday January 3 to restart Big Ten play. The Hoosiers were fueled by their defense forcing 21 Illini turnovers to get back into the game and then freshman Romeo Langford took off in the second half scoring 19 of his 28 points. Indiana moves to 12-2 overall and 3-0 in Big Ten following the win with a trip to No. 2 Michigan up next.
Highlights: Indiana basketball defeats Illinois 73-65
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