CP_045 This image includes the National Championship Game at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, played between your Fighting Illini and the North Carolina Tar Heels. This was the Illini's first ever appearance in a NCAA Championship Game. The second image included on the composite is that of the Semi-Final Game, also played at the Edward Jones Dome, between the Illinois Fighting Illini and the Louisville Cardinals. Illini was victorious with a score of 72-57. Lastly is the image of the Big Ten Victory Celebration at the University of Illinois's Assembly Hall in Champaign. This image shows the excitement that filled the Assembly Hall with pride and joy after their last home game of the season. It is also a symbol that shows off an amazing season held by the Illini with a record of 29-1.