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Highlights: Illinois Fighting Illini 85, IUPUI Jaguars 77

Here are the best plays from Tuesday night’s game.

Postgame Notes (via Illinois Athletics)

- Illinois shot 55-percent for the game and 60-percent in the second half, good for its second-highest field goal percentage in a half this season. The Illini set a season-best mark in the second half against NC State with a 67.9 field goal percentage.

- The Orange and Blue are now 6-1 when outshooting its opponent.

- The Illini held IUPUI to just 28 rebounds in the game, a season-low for Illinois opponents.

- Illinois has now shot better than 50-percent in all seven wins this season.

- In eight of 10 games this season, the Fighting Illini have shot better in the second half than the first half.

- Illinois is shooting 51 percent in seven games at State Farm Center (214-420), compared to just 38 percent in three games away from home (63-166).

- Senior guard Malcolm Hill scored a game-high 32 points in the win and moved up two spots to No. 16 on the Illini all-time scoring list, passing Jerry Hester and Frank Williams. Hill now has 1,441 points in the Orange and Blue.

- Tracy Abrams tied his season-high with six assists, his third 6-plus assist game of the season, and set a new season-high with four steals. He also inched closer to becoming the 49th player in Illinois history to score 1,000 points, finishing the night with 996.

- Leron Black scored 16 points tonight, his fourth-straight game with 15-plus points, and led the team with nine rebounds. He hit 4-of-6 FG and 8-of-9 FT on the night. The eight made FT is a new career high.