The Illinois men’s basketball team fell short in the Big Ten Championship game in Indianapolis yesterday, losing to Wisconsin 61–48. With the season over, Assembly Hall, which last hosted the men’s team on March 8 and the women’s team on March 2, has begun a hiatus from college hoops that will last until October. Next on tap at Assembly Hall: Cheap Trick and Joan Jett on March 28.
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