7:00 PM ET, March 1, 2011
Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Minutes after No. 6 Purdue's 75-67 victory over Illinois, the band played a version of DJ Khaled's "All I Do is Win" before the school honored JaJuan Johnson and E'Twaun Moore on Senior Night.The song title was fitting.Johnson scored 23 points and Moore added 18 as the Boilermakers (25-5, 14-3) finished undefeated at Mackey Arena and remained in contention for the Big Ten title.Johnson and Moore came off the court to a standing ovation with 3.6 seconds left."Tonight was a special night for us," Moore said. "It was our last night playing in front of our home crowd. Right before the game, I was nervous. I tried not to think about it, but I couldn't help it. I'm glad we got a victory and everything turned out well."Johnson said the team takes pride in its 16-0 home record.
• Purdue earned its seventh straight win overall and fifth straight against Illinois.
• The Boilermakers finished 16-0 at home this season for their first perfect season at home since the 1968-69 season.
• JaJuan Johnson and E'Twuan Moore once again led Purdue. Johnson finished with a game-high 23 points and Moore had 18.
• Illinois has lost nine of its last 14 games overall after starting the season 13-3. Demetri McCamey led Illinois in the loss with a team-high 18 points.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||27-54 (.500)||25-58 (.431)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-15 (.333)||11-26 (.423)|
|FT Made-Attempted||8-11 (.727)||14-19 (.737)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||15 (0/0)|