Posted January 11, 2012 on illinois.scout.com
Brandon Paul's career night and tremendous shooting from the field allowed the Fighting Illini basketball team to upset the mighty Ohio State Buckeyes Tuesday night at the Assembly Hall. Playing like a man possessed, Paul fired in 43 points in a fantastic all-around game, by far his best as an Illini.
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