Prior to the recent ranking, the Illini spent five straight weeks in the Top 12, climbing as high as No. 10 after defeating Gonzaga Dec. 8.
Illini Fall to No. 23 in AP Poll
CHAMPAIGN - Illinois fell 11 spots to No. 23 in the latest Associated Press poll, released Monday.
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