Ayo, Illini close out Buckeyes to get historic unprecedented win, 73-68

By Larry Smith/IlliniGuys.com

Ayo Dosunmu returned from a 3-game layoff to score 19 points and add to his legend by scoring the final five points as 4th ranked Illinois held off a late 2nd half challenge from #7 Ohio State and earn their 4th straight victory, 73-68.

Illinois makes history, as this marks the first time they've beaten two AP Top 10 teams on the road in back to back games.  They rocked #2 Michigan 76-53 Tuesday night in Ann Arbor.

With the Big Ten tournament still to be played next week, the victory . . .

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