Champaign, IL (Sports Network) - Brandon Paul had 14 points and eight rebounds in No. 10 Illinois' 64-54 victory over Norfolk State.
D.J. Richardson netted 11 points and Tracy Abrams added nine points for the Fighting Illini (11-0), who next plays Eastern Kentucky on Sunday.
Rashid Gaston tallied 12 points and seven boards for Norfolk State (6-6), which had its four-game winning streak snapped.