Illinois Beats Colorado, Moves on to Meet Miami Sunday
Illinois blew a 16 point halftime lead and withstood a 21-0 Colorado run in the 2nd half, but the Illini used a late run of their own to grab a 57-49 win. Brandon Paul led Illinois with 17 points, DJ Richardson added 14.
Illinois will face 2nd seeded Miami Sunday. The Hurricanes were big winners over Pacific Friday.