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UM-UI: Box Score

All the numbers from Minnesota's 84-67 win over No. 12 Illinois at Assembly Hall. Joe Coleman had a career-high 29 points for Minnesota while Brandon Paul lead Illinois with 21 points.

Minnesota Topples Illinois 84-67

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