Originally posted on College Hoops Digest  |  Last updated 3/15/13
By Cakes Fisher Big 10 Bureau Reporter The Chicago river is getting greener, and hoops action continues in the Windy City, quarterfinals action tips off today at Noon (EST) on ESPN. Yesterday, The first game in afternoon and evening session provided the best action. Eighth seed Illinois beating ninth seed Minnesota on a last second Jordanesque fade away by Brandon Paul in the afternoon game, and seven seed Purdue coming up two points short against ten seed Nebraska. Five seed Michigan and six seed Iowa cruised to blow out wins in their first round contests. Friday, March 15th, 2013 -- United Center, Chicago, IL -- Quarterfinals Game 5 (12 PM/11 AM/ 10 AM/ 9 AM) ESPN (1) #3 Indiana vs. (8) Illinois Illionois beat Indiana on the seventh of February by two points. Expect a close match up again as the two teams face of in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament. Brandon Paul’s performance was nothing less than spectacular against Minnesota where he scored almost half of the F...
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