Malcolm Hill's 29 points weren't enough as Illinois lost to UCF, 68-58, in the NIT.
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.
FightingIllini.com's Jori Parys talks to Malcolm Hill and Tracy Abrams ahead of the Illini's Big Ten Tournament game vs. Michigan on Thursday, March 9, in Washington, D.C.
Illinois' Malcolm Hill gets the steal and slams it down on the other side against Rutgers in the second half.
Illinois' Malcolm Hill makes a nice pass to Michael Finke for a layup in the first half against Rutgers.
Illinois' Tracy Abrams makes a back door pass to Malcolm Hill and he slams it in against Rutgers in the first half.
All-Access with seniors Malcolm Hill and Tracy Abrams following the Fighting Illini's 73-70 win over Michigan State on March 1, 2017.
Tracy Abrams, Malcolm Hill, and Maverick Morgan talk about the win against Michigan State.
Illinois' Tracy Abrams and Malcolm Hill talk about the win against Michigan State.