Tupper's Take

No one could have predicted the kind of season Giorgi Bezhanishvili is having - not even Brad Underwood.

The jovial big man, who was the 370th ranked recruit in the country, just broke Deon Thomas' program record for most points a game by a freshman (35 points). He was awarded Monday with Big Ten Player of the Week honors.

Mark Tupper joins Noah Newman in studio to discuss Giorgi's big week, and if the Illini can keep their win streak going at Ohio State Thursday. 

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THIS EDITION OF TUPPER'S TAKE!