Wittinger, Illini beat Chicago St.


CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) — Illinois junior Alex Wittinger scored a game high 19 points and grabbed 14 points for her first double-double of the season, leading the Illini to a 66-56 win over Chicago State Wednesday night at State Farm Center.

Birthday girl Ali Andrews added 14 points, including 3-4 from beyond the arc, helping Nancy Fahey win her second game as Illini coach. The Illini (2-1) are back in action Saturday hosting Bradley at 2 p.m.

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