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    Men's Basketball Defeats Illinois State, 61-59
     

     
    Theandre Kimbrough hit a 3-pointer with 16 seconds to play and brought in victory over Illinois State.
     
    Theandre Kimbrough hit a 3-pointer with 16 seconds to play and brought in victory over Illinois State.
     
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    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.

    Jon-Pierre Mitchom led UIC (5-8) with 14 points and Joe Scott added 12. Kimbrough finished with nine points, making just 3-of-12 shots.

    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.