Where Iowa basketball's comeback at IL ranks in school history

Where Iowa basketball's comeback at IL ranks in school history

Where Iowa basketball's comeback at IL ranks in school history

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Illinois Fighting Illini freshman guard Trent Frazier already had a monster game on Thursday night against the Iowa Hawkeyes even before he buried a game-tying 3-pointer at the buzzer to force overtime.

F Kipper Nichols R-So. Black and Aaron Jordan added 18 points each.

F Nicholas Baer R-Jr. Iowa improves to 10-9 and 1-5 in the Big Ten.

Iowa was out of sorts in the first half, eventually falling behind by as many as 20 points, but the Hawkeyes started to right the ship leading into half, trimming the deficit to 54-41. Iowa made its first 17 free throws in the game; Bohannon and Garza had flawless nights, going 10-for-10 and 9-for-9, respectively.

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Frazier's 3-pointer at the buzzer to send the game into overtime was so close the referees spent almost two minutes studying the replay before awarding Frazier his basket, at which point State Farm Center exploded in cheers. Iowa won 104-97 in overtime.

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TV: Tim Brando (play-by-play) and former Illini Stephen Bardo (expert analysis) have the call on FS1.

Bohannon led all scorers with 29 points, making 7-of-16 field goals, including five 3-pointers, to go along with a 10-for-10 night from the free throw stripe.

The Hawkeyes made five more free throws down the stretch to finish with 104 points - Iowa's largest output against IL in the series that dates back to 1908.

Illinois, fueled by runs of 13-0 and 10-0 run early in the game, leaped to a 54-41 halftime lead and seemed headed to an easy home win. In 40 minutes, he added 27 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal and 7 threes with 3 turnovers. "Those are (young) guys handling the ball", IL coach Brad Underwood said. "We got it down to 13 at halftime and that's a manageable number. That's why experience is invaluable". The Hawkeyes are also 0-2-2 ATS in the last four following an ATS loss and 0-5-1 ATS in their last six versus the Big Ten. The Illini are 0-4 in league play, the Hawkeyes are 0-5. "We were down 20 in the first half, but we weren't down 20 at halftime. We've got to put it all together and play a full game of 40 minutes".

The Hawkeyes' comeback win over the Illini in 1987 also went into overtime. Winless. The Hawkeyes' struggles extended out of conference play, too, with losses to Louisiana-Lafayette and South Dakota State in the Cayman Islands.

Four players are averaging at least 10.2 points per game for Iowa, they are: Tyler Cook (14.7), Isaiah Thomas (12.1), Jordan Bohannon (12.1) and Luka Garza (10.2) per game. "They throw a lot of different defenses at you", Underwood said.

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