Leonard lifts Illinois by Richmond 70-61 in CancunWednesday, Nov 23, 2011
Sam Maniscalco added 19 points and D.J. Richardson 15 for the Fighting Illini (4-0).
Darien Brothers matched Leonard with 22 points for the Spiders (3-2), including six 3-pointers. He was backed by 11 apiece from Kendall Anthony and Cedrick Lindsay.
Only five players scored for Illinois and just six for Richmond.
Illinois shot 42.3 percent (22 of 52), only slightly better than the 38.3 percent (18 of 47) by Richmond.