The Terps will play No. 7 Iowa in the semifinals Saturday.
The Terps outscored the Fighting Illini 31-8 in the third quarter, with 17 of their points coming of Illinois turnovers.
The Terps took down their first ranked opponent of the year to advance to 8-0.
After starting the game on the bench for the first time all season, Scott led all scorers with 25 points.
The Terps fall to 0-3 in conference play after another slow start.
After snapping a four-game losing streak at Northwestern, the Terps fall on the road again for the seventh time this season.
After years of triumphs, Stevens finally reaches a midlife crisis.
The Big Ten and NCAA tournaments were cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak.
“He does everything for us — score, pass, rebound, defend."
Cowan got into foul trouble, but the Terps remained composed against Illinois.