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Illinois basketball interim head coach Jamall Walker talks to media ahead of the Fighting Illini's NIT second round matchup with Boise State on March 20, 2017.

Malcolm Hill scored 25 points and Jamall Walker picked up a win in his debut as the interim coach for Illinois, an 82-57 romp over short-handled Valparaiso in an opening game of the NIT on Tuesday night.

Illinois basketball interim head coach Jamall Walker talks to media ahead of the Fighting Illini's NIT first round matchup with Valparaiso on March 14, 2017.