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Illinois center Kofi Cockburn, center, reacts as he dunks against Northwestern guard Pat Spencer, left, and forward Robbie Beran during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Evanston, Ill., Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Griffin scores career-high 24 as Illini beat Northwestern

Feb. 27, 2020 11:33 PM EST

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Alan Griffin relaxed with his headphones on and chilled out in bed. By the time he stepped on the court a few hours later, he sure was in tune. Griffin set career highs with 24 points and six 3-pointers, Ayo Dosunmu scored 21 and Illinois beat struggling Northwestern 74-66 on Thursday...

Rutgers' Myles Johnson, left, tries to dunk the ball over Ohio State's Andre Wesson during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State beat Rutgers 72-66. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Harper scores 27, Rutgers beats No. 22 Illinois 72-57

Feb. 15, 2020 8:16 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Ron Harper Jr. broke out of his shooting slump with one of those nights where he hit almost everything. Harper hit all five of his 3-pointers and scored 27 points, and Rutgers remained unbeaten at home with a 72-57 victory over No. 22 Illinois on Saturday, sending the Illini to...