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Purdue guard Sasha Stefanovic  drives on Illinois center Kofi Cockburn in the second half of the Illini's 79-62 win Tuesday in West Lafayette. Cockburn scored 22 points, grabbed 15 rebounds and blocked three shots. (Michael ConroySTF)

Illini end Boilers' home prowess

WEST LAFAYETTE – The first time Purdue played Illinois this season, the Boilermakers lost by 26. The teams' second matchup Tuesday...

January 22, 2020 1:00 am

Illinois Purdue Basketball Purdue forward Trevion Williams (50) and Illinois forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili (15) go for a loose ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. Illinois defeated Purdue 79-62. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) (Michael Conroy

Purdue out-toughed by Illinois, lose fourth of five

WEST LAFAYETTE – There were a lot of long faces among Purdue players after the Boilermakers' loss to Illinois tonight....

January 21, 2020 11:20 pm

Illinois pushes past Purdue in second half

WEST LAFAYETTE – Nojel Eastern had 14 points and five rebounds and Matt Haarms and Trevion Williams also scored in double...

January 21, 2020 9:20 pm

Halftime: Purdue 30, No. 21 Illinois 29

WEST LAFAYETTE – In its first game against Illinois this season, Purdue came out and missed its first 12 shots from the field.

January 21, 2020 8:20 pm

Purdue Maryland Basketball Purdue guard Nojel Eastern has averaged just 4.8 points per game this season, down from 7.5 last year, but he had 14 points and six rebounds against Maryland on Sunday. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) (Julio Cortez

Pregame: Purdue (10-8, 3-4 Big Ten) vs. No. 21 Illinois (13-5, 5-2)

WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue is hoping for a better performance against Illinois tonight than what happened when it visited Champaign a...

January 21, 2020 6:40 pm