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Tarkus Ferguson

Freshman Tarkus Ferguson handed out a career-high 12 assists and junior Tai Odiase scored 23 points to lead a balanced team effort in UIC's 80-71 victory over George Washington on Monday night in the CBI quarterfinals at the Pavilion. The Flames had a season-high 24 assists with five players scoring in double figures. For complete coverage, plus game notes and postgame videos, click "News" on the left side of the page.

NEXT GAME: Wednesday, March 22, 2017: CBI tournament, semifinal: at Coastal Carolina, 6 p.m. Video/audio: TBD.


For a photo gallery of Kenny Williams' No. 11 retirement ceremony from Feb. 19, 2016, click here.

For news from past seasons, including games, plus items from the 2004 NCAA tournament team, click on "Archives" on the left side of the page.

For photos from the 2010 UIC Senior Day, click here.

For a group photo from the 2010 Alumni Game, which took place on Saturday, Feb. 6 with many former Flames greats, click here.

In case you missed it, the special interview and story with former Flames baseball star and current New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson and his one-time aspirations to walk on the UIC basketball team, click here.