No. 25 Purdue 76, Illinois 65

Courtney Moses scored 21 points, leading four Purdue players in

double figures, and the 25th-ranked Boilermakers defeated Illinois

76-65 on Sunday.

Drey Mingo scored 18 and Sam Ostarello and KK Houser had 12

points apiece. Ostarello had nine rebounds while Houser contributed

seven rebounds and eight assists for Purdue (21-8, 10-6 Big Ten).

It was the regular-season finale for both teams; the Big Ten

tournament begins Thursday in Hoffman Estates, Ill.

The Boilermakers took control with a 13-0 run midway through the

second half that gave them a 60-50 lead.

Karisma Penn had 23 points and eight rebounds to lead the Illini

(16-12, 9-7). Adrienne GodBold scored 18 points and Ivory Crawford

scored 11.