No longer winless in the Big Ten, Iowa needed a dominant second-half offensive effort and a healthy dose of free throws and rebounding to take down IL in overtime.
Despite a running 3-pointer at the buzzer to send the game to overtime, Iowa left State Farm Center with its first Big Ten win of the season, 104-97, over IL. Iowa outrebounded the Illini 45-26, including 20-9 in the second half, and outscored IL 33-11 from the free throw line.
IL needed a miracle to get the game to overtime and got one when Trent Frazier hit a body-twisting, off-balance 3 from in front of the Illini bench as time expired.
IL forced overtime on a heroic one-handed floater by freshman Trent Frazier as time expired, but the Hawkeyes won the extra period 14-7 for their first conference win of the year.
IOWA (10-9, 1-5) - Baer 2-7 4-6 10, Garza 5-8 9-9 19, Cook 9-14 3-5 21, Bohannon 7-16 10-10 29, Moss 4-11 4-4 12, Kriener 2-2 1-2 5, Nunge 0-0 0-0 0, Pemsl 2-2 0-0 4, Wagner 0-0 0-0 0, Ellingson 1-3 0-0 2, Dailey 0-1 2-4 2. The Hawkeyes knocked down shots at a 50 percent rate, and the Illini shot 48.6 percent. Luka Garza had his best game as a Hawkeye.
The Illini (10-8, 0-5 Big Ten) already had had four players foul out at that point. Black and sophomore forward Kipper Nichols scored four points apiece as the Illini surged to a 15-4 lead. Coming into the night, he was averaging just 9.6 points per game this season and had hit only 18 3-pointers for the entire year.
For Frazier, that was his seventh 3 of regulation, ending the first 40 minutes of the game with a career-high 27 points.
The Illini committed 31 personal fouls, and that's where their biggest hit came from - three members of the IL squad fouled out, so the team was limited come overtime.
Freshman guard Trent Frazier scored a career-high 27 points and hit a game-tying three at the end of regulation, but the Fighting Illini fell in overtime to Iowa, 104-97.
Cook said he looked around at his teammates' eyes in the huddle prior to the overtime period and knew the game was in hand. Garza scored 17 of his 19 points in the 2 half and overtime.
The Hawkeyes made five more free throws down the stretch to finish with 104 points - Iowa's largest output against IL in the series that dates back to 1908.
Black's departure stunted Illinois' offense this time around while Iowa kept attacking. Illinois' Tony Wysinger had 34 points of 13-of-16 shooting. The Illini managed the first two in Saturday's loss at MI, but the fact that Mark Smith, Trent Frazier and Te'Jon Lucas combined for 14 of the Illini's 17 turnovers in the 10-point defeat certainly didn't help their cause.
"It didn't start in the second half, " McCaffery added. "First half was fun to watch, not so much the second".
The Washingon, D.C., native scored 17 of his 19 points in second half and overtime and he grabbed six more rebounds to finish off his third double-double of the season. He made 7 of 11 3-point attempts.
Losing might have stung less if the Illini hadn't played like a champion before it really mattered. He had played well up until that point, and he was looking for the opportunity.
Both teams struggled to take care of the ball recording 63 combined turnovers in the game. The flu had plagued the team since before the Minnesota game a week previous, and it stubbornly lingered and forced Mark Smith from the starting lineup.
Next for the Hawkeyes is a trip to Louis Brown Athletic Center to face Rutgers on January 17.
Some who follow Iowa have in recent weeks questioned whether or not the Hawkeyes had checked out; whether they were completely lost and weren't accepting Fran McCaffery's coaching.
They then asked him whether the rumours that he was having a baby were true, to which he said: "I don't want to talk about that". Remember when you were 20, you didn't want anything to do with a baby, ' but added that Kylie's 20 is more 'like 35'.
The company believes that it will able to beat a Nvidia 1080 Max-Q with thin-and-light device that has long battery life. If you look at the Core i5-8305G, the processor runs at a clock speed of 3.8GHz with a base clock frequency of 2.8GHz.
He sought asylum in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and today police have said he will still face arrest if he leaves. The US attorney general, Jeff Sessions, said last May that Assange's arrest was now a "priority".
The Chiefs have named running backs coach Eric Bieniemy as their new offensive coordinator, the team announced. Bieniemy also mentored Jamaal Charles, the franchise's all-time leading rusher, for four seasons.
National Tsunami Warning Center warns of tsunami dangers in Puerto Rico , Jamaica, other islands and the coast of Central America. The reports that the 7.6 magnitude makes this one of the most powerful earthquakes to hit the Caribbean in modern day history.
"I don't think anybody quite understood what this book was going to become", he said . "I came to like Steve", Wolff said. In an interview with CBC News , he called Bannon a grand strategist "so he may very well have a plan".
They were particularly belligerent after the rain-break - Guptill picked Hasan Ali for consecutive sixes in the 16th over. Black Caps selector Gavin Larsen said the team was looking forward to seeing De Grandhomme back in the side.
One the show's writers attempted to speak, but Barr interrupted by saying, "Speaking of racism, I'm just going to say it". Roseanne in the show is a Donald Trump supporter, and this will be in some way a part of the narrative.
YouTube says it has punished an American blogger over a video that appeared to show the body of a suicide victim. Game Of Thrones star Sophie Turner called Paul an "idiot" and said his apology was "self-praising".
This is about the same timing of an outbreak of E. coli in Canada, which health officials declared over on Wednesday. Food and Drug Administration, and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency to identify the source.
But not for Johnson who is now a 17-time PGA TOUR victor after his eight-shot demolition at the Sentry Tournament of Champions . He rebounded strongly with the monster drive at the 12th and padded his lead with three straight birdies at Nos.
This Facebook Group is Making Fun of Zainab's Rape Case
Anger at police has been fueled by Kasur's infamy as the site of what has been dubbed Pakistan's largest child abuse scandal. They also called out the incompetence of the police at handling child abduction cases in the region.
NHL Announces Rosters for 2018 All-Star Game
Selected first overall by Colorado in the 2013 NHL Draft, MacKinnon has totaled 258 points (93g/165a) in 341 career NHL games . Center Jonathan Toews and defenseman Duncan Keith missed the All-Star cut after making the game previous year .
Facebook CEO unveils news feed changes, says engagement may fall
But, he says, "if we do the right thing, I believe that will be good for our community and our business over the long term, too". Now, it seems those publishers are nearly as out of luck as the phony publishers Facebook has tried to scrub from the News Feed.
GoPro expects revenue slump, slashes workforce
It's been a volatile day for GoPro stock, which was off by 30% before this buyout rumor, giving short-sellers reason to rejoice. The disappointing outlook sent shares plummeting almost a third to an all-time low of $5.04 in morning trading Monday.
Microsoft Outs New Glow-in-the-Dark Xbox One Controller
If you did not pre-order the game digitally, you'll need to redeem the code for the Black Dog cosmetic pack in the store. Players are free to stream, create videos, share clips, take screenshots or do anything else their minds come up with.
Trump Tower Is On Fire, New York Authorities Confirm
The building houses luxury apartments and businesses. "'The fire wasn't in the building, it was on top of the building". In the meantime, social media users are sharing their thoughts about Trump Tower's rooftop inferno.