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Illinois State Redbirds Photos

Illinois State Redbirds Photos

  1. HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Lawson Korita #5 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane takes a shot over Daouda Ndiaye #4 of the Illinois State Redbirds during the second half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Illinois won the game 68-56. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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    HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Junior Etou #0 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane gets around Daouda Ndiaye #4 of the Illinois State Redbirds and lays the ball in during the second half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Illinois won the game 68-56. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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  2. HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Martins Igbanu #1 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane and Tony Wills #12 of the Illinois State Redbirds wrestle for a rebound during the second half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Illinois won the game 68-56. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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    HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Deontae Hawkins #23 of the Illinois State Redbirds leaps to save a ball from going out of bounds during the second half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Illinois won the game 68-56. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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  3. HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Deontae Hawkins #23 of the Illinois State Redbirds blocks out Lawson Korita #5 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane during the second half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Illinois won the game 68-56. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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    HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Phil Fayne #10 of the Illinois State Redbirds and Pat Birt #11 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane fight for position after a free throw attempt during the second half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Illinois won the game 68-56. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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  4. HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Phil Fayne #10 of the Illinois State Redbirds and Pat Birt #11 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane lunge for a loose ball during the first half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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    HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Daouda Ndiaye #4 of the Illinois State Redbirds dunks the ball during the first half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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  5. HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Paris Lee #1 of the Illinois State Redbirds shoots as he jumps to the basket past Martins Igbanu #1 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane during the first half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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    HONOLULU, HI - DECEMBER 25: Tony Wills #12 of the Illinois State Redbirds fends off Sterling Taplin #4 of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane as he lays the ball in during the first half of the Diamond Head Classic third place game at Stan Sheriff Center on December 25, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Photo by Darryl Oumi/Getty Images)

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