Illinois vs Chaminade

Illinois 84, Chaminade 61

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LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Joseph Bertrand had a season-high 14 points as Illinois beat Division II Chaminade 84-61 on Tuesday night to advance to the final of the Maui Invitational.

Brandon Paul scored 13 points, D.J. Richardson had 11 and Tyler Griffey added 10 as the Illini denied the tournament's host school a chance at shocking the college hoops world on consecutive nights. Illinois (5-0) shot 49 percent from the field and never trailed.

Illinois will play Butler on Wednesday night for the tournament title. Butler took down the eight-team field's only ranked team earlier Tuesday, beating No. 9 North Carolina 82-71.

Chaminade (3-2) will play UNC in the third-place game. The tiny Catholic school became a trending topic on Twitter after a rout of Texas on Monday night.

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Illinois Fighting Illini
T. Griffey, F243-63-530310
N. Egwu, C222-50-04134
T. Abrams, G284-120-02208
B. Paul, G284-93-334213
D. Richardson, G274-100-042111
J. Bertrand175-72-261214
S. McLaurin163-30-03126
M. Henry132-42-27127
D. Langford131-10-05013
M. LaTulip51-22-22015
M. Shaw30-00-01000
K. Berardini20-03-40113
I. Djimde20-00-00000
Totals 29-5915-1841131884
 49.2%83.3% 
Chaminade Silverswords
R. Murphy, F150-31-23011
L. Bailey, G283-60-02419
D. Cooks, G283-70-02416
D. Haskins, G267-163-350319
B. Murray, G234-110-242010
W. Coulibaly201-60-02013
K. Hu203-72-56148
T. Harrison180-00-02030
M. Green151-50-02113
D. Vukasovic51-10-00012
N. Peterson20-00-00010
Totals 23-626-1232121761
 37.1%50% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue12-423-620
Wisconsin11-522-732
Maryland10-622-728
Minnesota10-622-716
Michigan St.10-618-1142
Northwestern9-720-950
Michigan9-719-1046
Iowa8-816-1394
Illinois7-917-1257
Indiana6-1016-1389
Ohio St.6-1016-1373
Penn St.6-1014-1581
Nebraska6-1012-1687
Rutgers2-1413-16173

 
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