MBB: Illini Ranked in Top 25
CHAMPAIGN--Both the AP poll, and the USA Today Coaches Poll have the Illini cracking the top 25. and landing in that 22nd spot.
The undefeated Illini were taken to the brink of defeat last night at the assembly hall by Gardner Webb.
But a three by senior Tyler Griffey with just five seconds left gave the Illini a 63 to 62 lead.
They held on and stay perfect on the year.
--Reported by David Ade