Saturday, February 5, 2011: Illinois Fighting Illini () vs. Northwestern Wildcats ()

Illinois-Northwestern Full-Court Vision: Live Blogging, Commentary & Analysis


Illinois loses to Northwestern 71-70, failing again to show up on the road.

The close score does not reflect the actual game, which the Illini never led and trailed by double digits multiple times.

Here is a recap of the game.

It’s getting to be a waste of time analyzing this team.

Final Score: Northwestern 71, Illinois 70

  • Brandon Paul makes deep 3.
  • Mirkovic makes 1 of 2 free throws.
  • Shurna makes both free throws.
  • McCamey makes both free throws.
  • McCamey makes 3.
  • Thompson makes both free throws.
  • Paul makes 3.
  • Curletti makes both free throws.
  • Cole makes jumper.
  • Thompson makes 3.
  • McCamey makes both free throws.
  • Thompson makes 3.
  • Richmond makes dunk.
  • Curletti makes layup.
  • Thompson makes 3.
  • Paul makes 1 of 2 free throws.
  • Paul makes both free throws.
  • McCamey makes layup.
  • McCamey makes 3.
  • Davis makes dunk.
  • Tisdale makes layup.
  • Marcotullio makes 3.
  • Richmond makes layup.
  • Richardson makes layup.
  • Cobb makes three free throws.
  • Paul makes 3.
  • Mirkovic makes jumper.
  • Shurna makes 1 of 2 free throws.
  • Mirkovic makes layup.
  • Davis makes layup.
  • Cobb makes jumper.
  • Cole makes 3.
  • Cobb makes jumper.

End of First Half

  • Cobb makes both free throws
  • Thompson makes layup.
  • Mirkovic makes layup.
  • Leonard makes dunk.
  • Leonard makes 1 of 2 free throws.
  • Thompson makes free throw.
  • Thompson makes layup.
  • Davis makes both free throws.
  • Paul makes layup.
  • Paul makes 3.
  • Crawford makes jumper.
  • Richardson makes jumper.
  • Mirkovic makes both free throws
  • Paul makes jumper.
  • Shurna makes layup.
  • Crawford makes layup.
  • Cole makes layup.
  • McCamey makes layup.
  • Richmond makes jumper.
  • Shurna makes 3.
  • Davis makes dunk.
  • Thompson makes 3.
  • Shurna makes 3.
  • Richardson makes 3.
  • Tisdale makes dunk.
  • Cobb makes jumper.
  • Cobb makes jumper.
  • Crawford makes jumper.
  • Crawford makes 3.

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