Illinois let a first half lead slip away in Chicago Wednesday night. The Fighting Illini fall to #19 Ohio State 77-67. Brad Underwood's team is now 2-7 this season, 0-2 in Big Ten Play. Trent Frazier and Kipper Nichols each had 18 points for the Illini. Keyshawn Woods led the Buckeyes with 18 points. Illinois returns to action Saturday when UNLV comes to town for a 1:00 p.m. tip-off.