Tre’Shon Heard was simply the best available option.
McCutcheon coach Rick Peckinpaugh let the skinny freshman run the point in what turned out to be yet another brilliant move in 36 years as a head coach. 1,121 more words
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Reggie Hearn scored a career-high 26 points to lead Northwestern to a 75-60 victory over Purdue on Saturday.
Jared Swopshire and Dave Sobolewski each added 13 points for the Wildcats (13-10, 4-6 Big Ten), who scored the game’s first 12 points and snapped a four-game losing streak to the Boilermakers. 423 more words
Illinois’ weaknesses were exposed in a road loss against a mediocre Purdue team last night. The concerning thing isn’t so much that Illinois lost—Purdue isn’t a terrible team, just a terrible offensive team—it’s that it lost to Purdue despite hitting 10 three-pointers (38% from three on the night). 1,237 more words