The Illinois Fighting Illini will face the #12 Michigan Wolverines tonight at the State Farm Center. The Illini are currently coming into tonight’s game after getting a big upset victory over #18 Michigan State on Saturday. Because Illinois beat MSU, the Wolverines have already won the Big Ten regular season crown.
Here is some information about tonight’s contest.
Start Time: 6:00 p.m. Central Time
Commentators for TV: Mike Tirico (play-by-play), Dan Dakich (analyst)
Radio: Illini Sports Network and Sirius XM (92/190)
Commentators for Illini Sports Network: Brian Barnhart (play-by-play), Jerry Hester (analyst)
Location: State Farm Center, Champaign, Illinois
Live Stream: Illinois All-Access or WatchESPN.com
Illinois Fighting Illini
Colors: Orange and Blue
Record: 17-12 (6-10)
Key Wins: #23 Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, #18 Michigan State
Key Losses: Georgia Tech, #15 Oregon, Indiana, Northwestern, Purdue
Points: R. Rice – 15.8 per game
Rebounds: N. Egwu/R. Rice – 6.0 per game
Assists: T. Abrams – 3.2 per game
Colors: Blue and Yellow
Record: 21-7 (13-3)
Key Wins: #3 Wisconsin, #3/#13 Michigan State (twice), #22 Ohio State
Key Losses: Indiana, Charlotte
Points: N. Stauskas – 17.1 per game
Rebounds: J. Morgan – 4.5 per game (M. McGary – 8.3 per game / injured)
Assists: N. Stauskas – 3.5 per game
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