Men's Basketball Defeats Illinois State, 61-59
Dec. 30, 1999
CHICAGO (AP) - Theandre Kimbrough hit a 3-pointer with 16 seconds to play Thursday night to give Illinois-Chicago a 61-59 victory over Illinois State.
After Kimbrough's basket, Illinois State's Rich Beyers attempted a 3-pointer at the buzzer but it bounced off the back of the rim.
Illinois State (5-7) was led by 21 points from L. Dee Murdock. Tarise Bryson added 14 points but also commited 14 turnovers for the Redbirds.