7:00 PM ET, February 9, 2010
Kohl Center, Madison, Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. -- Illinois celebrated with all of its fans on Saturday. The cheers coming from the Illini locker room on Tuesday night were even sweeter.
• After trailing at the half, Illinois outscored Wisconsin by nine to win back-to-back games vs. ranked opponents for the first time since the 2004-05 season.
• Following up his 22-point performance against Michigan State, Demetri McCamey led Illinois with 27 points, his second-best outing of the season.
• Wisconsin's loss was its first against an unranked conference opponent under coach Bo Ryan (51-1).
• The Badgers had won 18 straight home games overall and 10 straight at home vs. conference opponents.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||24-45 (.533)||20-56 (.357)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-11 (.364)||11-29 (.379)|
|FT Made-Attempted||11-15 (.733)||5-9 (.556)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||15 (0/0)||15 (0/0)|