Photos and postgame: Hawkeyes 83, Illinois 62


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – MARCH 14: Tyler Cook #25 of the Iowa Hawkeyes dunks over Kipper Nichols #2 of the Illinois Fighting Illini at the United Center on March 14, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Iowa defeated Illinois 83-62. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Nicholas Baer got hot from outside. Jordan Bohannon and Tyler Cook hooked up for a memorable slam, and Joe Wieskamp contributed a couple of nice plays.

Iowa stopped its four-game slide with one solid all-around performance.

Baer made a career-high five of Iowa’s 12 3-pointers and scored 17 points, helping the Hawkeyes pull away from Illinois for an 83-62 victory on Thursday in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament. Full story

The Hawks get a rematch with Michigan, who they upset in Iowa City earlier this year.

Dan Vasko covered the game for Hawkeye Headquarters. Here are some of the highlights:

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