7:00 p.m. CST
- This will be the first ever meeting between the Illinois Fighting Illini and the Dartmouth Big Green.
- This will also be head coach John Groce’s first game against the Big Green.
- Dartmouth head coach Paul Cormier is 0-4 in his career against B1G teams.
- Illini come into the game after splitting two games in Atlanta against Georgia Tech and Auburn.
- Illinois is playing very well on the defensive end of the court. Right now, they are the 19th best defense in the country and are giving up 58.7 points per game.
- Ray Rice is clearly showing that he is a force to be reckoned with on the court. He is averaging 18.4 points per game and are hitting 50% of his shots.
- Points Per Game: 201st (72.3)
- Rebounds Per Game: 51st (39.7)
- Assists Per Game: 172nd (12.9)
- Field Goal Pct: 190th (.443)
- Points Per Game: 105th (77.0)
- Rebounds Per Game: 164th (36.3)
- Assists Per Game: 81st (14.7)
- Field Goal Pct: 74th (.476)
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