The Illinois Fighting Illini ended up missing the 2014 NCAA Tournament, but did make it into the NIT Tournament as a solid #2 seed. The Illini will face the 7th seeded Boston Terriers tonight on the road. Illinois will definitely be looking to make a splash after just missing the NCAA Tournament.
Here is some information about tonight’s contest.
Start Time: 6:00 p.m. Central Time
Commentators for TV: Sean McDonough (play-by-play), Tim Welsh (analyst)
Radio: ISN Affiliates
Commentators for Illini Sports Network: Brian Barnhart (play-by-play), Jerry Hester (analyst)
Location: Agganis Arena, Boston, Massachusetts
Live Stream: Illinois All-Access or WatchESPN.com
Illinois Fighting Illini
Colors: Orange and Blue
Key Wins: #23 Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, #18 Michigan State, Iowa
Key Losses: Georgia Tech, #15 Oregon, Indiana, Northwestern, Purdue
Points: R. Rice – 15.8 per game
Rebounds: N. Egwu – 6.1 per game
Assists: T. Abrams – 3.2 per game
Colors: Red and White
Key Wins: American
Key Losses: UCONN, George Washington, Norfolk State
Points: M. Watson Jr. – 13.5 per game
Rebounds: D. Morris – 6.2 per game
Assists: M. Watson Jr. – 6.9 per game
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