Photo Gallery: MSU at Illinois

Illinois's Rich McBride works around Michigan State's Drew Neitzel in first half of a college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill., on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2005. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Michigan State's Paul Davis works to get around Illinois' Shaun Pruitt in the second half of an college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill. on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Michigan State's Marquise Gray trys to defend Illinois' James Augustine in first half of a college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill. on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2005. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Illinois head coach Bruce Weber reacts to a foul call in the second half of an college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill. on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Illinois' Dee Brown, left, puts a basket as Michigan state defenders try to stop him in first half of a college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill., on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2005. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Illinois's Rich McBride works around Michigan State's Drew Neitzel in first half of a college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill., on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2005. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Illinois' James Augustine (40) battles Michigan State's Goran Sutton for a rebound in the first half of a college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill. on Thursday, Jan.5, 2005. (AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann)

Illinois' Dee Brown comes up short as he tries stop Michigan State's Shannon Brown in the second half of an college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill., on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann

Michigan State's Shannon Brown goes up in front of Ilinois' James Augustine in the second half of an college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill., on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann)

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo yells instructions to his team after a foul in the first half of a college basketball game between Michigan State University and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Il. on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2005. AP Photo/Darrell Hoemann


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