A rocking Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Saturday afternoon was thanks in large part to junior guard Tony Perkins. The Indianapolis native put the Hawkeyes on his back as he exploded for a career-high 32 points on 8-of-11 shooting from the field and 15-of-16 from the free throw line. Perkins had never scored more than 23 points in a college game, but had 25 alone in the second half.
The emotion, atmosphere and talent were all on full display during Saturday's rivalry showdown between Iowa and Illinois inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena. After a back-and-forth contest, Iowa came out on top 81-79 in one of the more entertaining games of the season. Perkins put Iowa City on his back and erupted for a career-high 32 points, including going 15-of-16 from the free throw line. Let's dive into some of the first impressions.
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The Hawkeyes are hoping to earn another big win on Saturday when they host Illinois on national TV. Iowa and Illinois have had some great games over the past few seasons and there's no doubt that revenge is on their mind. Prior to Saturday's matchup, let's dive into a few game notes.