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Hill too large as NKU falls short at Illinois

Hill too large as NKU falls short at Illinois

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

November 13, 2016

CHAMPAIGN, Illinois -- After trailing by as many as eight in the first half, Big Ten member Illinois rallied in the second half Sunday to defeat the NKU men's basketball team 79-64. A strong start propelled the Norse (1-1) to a 32-24 lead with 3:27 left in the first half. Illinois (2-0) trimmed the defic...

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