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How to Watch: Illinois vs Kennesaw State

Information for Illinois' final non-conference game against Kennesaw State.

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After a week off, the Illinois Fighting Illini are back at the State Farm Center to face the Kennesaw State Owls. This is the final non-conference game of the season for Illinois; a victory on Saturday night would give the team a record of 10-3. Though it's less than ideal, this would put the team in a nice position for a potential tournament appearance. The Illini will travel to Ann Arbor on Tuesday night to open conference play against the struggling Michigan Wolverines.

Game Time: 8:00 pm CT

Television: The game will be televised on the Big Ten Network

Live Video Stream: BTN will have a live stream available via

Odds: Illinois opened at -27 and the line has since moved to -26 in their favor. The over/under is +137.

Radio: All Illinois Men's Basketball games air live on radio in the Champaign (WDWS 1400) and Chicago markets (WSCR 670). The game is broadcasted on other stations throughout the state; check the Fighting Illini Radio Network for more information.

Quick Hits:

Illinois Fighting Illini

  • KenPom Ranking: 46
  • RPI Ranking: 40
  • Last Five Games: American (W 70-55), No. 7 Villanova (L 59-73), Oregon (L 70-77), Hampton (W 73-55), Missouri (W 62-59)
  • Home Record: 6-0
  • Points Per Game: 77.9 (29th)
  • Points Allowed Per Game: 63.8 (136th)
  • Leading Scorer: Rayvonte Rice - 17.4PPG
  • Leading Rebounder: Rayvonte Rice - 6.6RPG

Kennesaw State Owls

  • KenPom Ranking: 328th
  • RPI Ranking: 284
  • Last Five Games: Kent State (L 46-58), @Butler (L 51-93), @Youngstown State (W 90-84), UMBC (L 53-66), Elon (L 65-67)
  • Away Record: 1-6
  • Points Per Game: 62.2 (293rd)
  • Points Allowed Per Game: 74.7 (325th)
  • Leading Scorer: Yonel Brown - 13.4PPG
  • Leading Rebounder: Orlando Coleman - 6.3RPG

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