CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Illinois volleyball picks up a win, while women’s basketball falls to an in-state opponent.
Illinois volleyball needed a win on Saturday to avoid dropping below .500 on the season, they got it in three sets over Rutgers. The Illini are now 13-12 on the season and 8-8 in the Big Ten. They’re at Maryland on Friday.
Illinois women’s basketball hosted in-state foe Illinois State at State Farm Center on Saturday. The Redbirds left victorious with a 74-58 win. Champaign native Lexi Wallen lead ISU in scoring with 26 points.