December 2, 2006

Wildcats set to take on Illini in Phoenix

Coming off of an 89-75 victory over UNLV, the Wildcats face a bigger challenge as they square off against Illinois in Phoenix for the Hall of Fame Challenge.

Arizona played its most complete game of the season against UNLV and it was able to not only build up a large lead but also maintain it to a good degree.

The Wildcats will need to be even better Saturday against an Illinois team that is off to a 7-1 start, losing only to 23rd ranked Maryland.

Though the familiar names of Dee Brown and James Augustine have moved on to the next level, Illinois has returned 10 players from last season, including three starters.

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