Illinois Rallies to Win First Exhibition Game in Spain

Despite poor shooting and 21 turnovers, Illinois manages to defeat the Madrid All-Stars 84-73 in its first overseas exhibition game. 

Matt Stevens, IlliniGuys Staff Writer

August 6, 2023

In the media session on Wednesday before his team headed to Spain, Illinois head coach Brad Underwood joked that he couldn’t foresee a scenario where his team’s three-point shooting “could be any worse than it was last year . . .

 

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