Breakdown: #4 Purdue's win at #17 Illinois

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Breakdown: #4 Purdue's win at #17 Illinois
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No. 4 Purdue landed its biggest and most consequential win of the season on Monday afternoon, answering every rally No. 17 Illinois had to offer and winning 96-88 in double overtime. This was a hump Purdue had to get over, beating this Illinois group. A few seasons ago, the Boilermakers visited the State Farm Center and managed just 37 points in one of the ugliest losses of the modern era at Purdue.