Jan 27, 2013; Champaign, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini guard D.J. Richardson (1) drives to the basket while being defended by Michigan Wolverines guard Tim Hardaway Jr. (10) during the first half at Assembly Hall. Mandatory Credit: Bradley Leeb-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Basketball: Illini/Michigan Game Time Set For ESPN Super Tuesday

On Monday, ESPN announced all the game times for its Super Tuesday schedule for the 2014 men’s college basketball season. ESPN Super Tuesday will showcase a game from the Big Ten and the SEC each Tuesday beginning January 7.

The Illinois Fighting Illini will host Big Ten foe Michigan at the State Farm Center on Tuesday, March 4 at 6 p.m. Central Time.

Last season against the Wolverines, the Illini were unable to win a single game. However, Michigan will be without their two most powerful stars from a season ago (Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr.). However, Illinois will be without point guard Brandon Paul.

According to fightingillini.com, “The ESPN weekly doubleheader will tip-off at 6 p.m. CT, followed by an 8 p.m. game. The Big Ten and the SEC will play conference matchups, switching timeslots on varying weeks, through the nine-week series that wraps up March 4.”

Super Tuesday Schedule (All games televised on ESPN; times listed are Central)

January 7th
Tennessee at LSU, 6 p.m.
Ohio State at Michigan State, 8 p.m.

January 14th
Wisconsin at Indiana, 6 p.m.
Kentucky at Arkansas, 8 p.m.

January 21st
Indiana at Michigan State, 6 p.m.
Texas A&M at Kentucky, 8 p.m.

January 28th
Michigan State at Iowa, 6 p.m.
Kentucky at LSU, 8 p.m.

February 4th
Ohio State at Iowa, 6 p.m.
Missouri at Florida, 8 p.m.

February 11th
Florida at Tennessee, 6 p.m.
Michigan at Ohio State, 8 p.m.

February 18th
Kentucky at Ole Miss, 6 p.m.
Iowa at Indiana, 8 p.m.

February 25th
Florida at Vanderbilt, 6 p.m.
Indiana at Wisconsin, 8 p.m.

March 4th
Michigan at Illinois, 6 p.m.
Alabama at Kentucky, 8 p.m.

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