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TV Guide: Illinois vs Penn State

Information for Illinois' game against Penn State.

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After a much needed week off, Kendrick Nunn and the Illinois Fighting Illini (13-8, 3-5) are back at the State Farm Center to face the Penn State Nittany Lions (14-7, 2-6). Illinois has won the last three matchups between the two teams and leads the all-time series by a margin of 27-13. This includes two victories last season; a 75-55 win in Champaign and a 60-55 win in Happy Valley.

Game Time: 12:00 pm CT

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

Announcers: Eric Collins and Jess Settles

Live Video Stream: BTN will have a live stream available via BTN2Go

Odds: The odds haven't been set yet.

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


  • B1G Standings: 10th
  • KenPom Ranking: No. 71
  • RPI Ranking: No. 63
  • Last Five Games (2-3): Nebraska (L 43-53), Northwestern (W 72-67), Indiana (L 74-80), Purdue (W 66-57), Minnesota (L 71-79)
  • Home Record: 9-1
  • Points Per Game: 73.5 (57th)
  • Points Allowed Per Game: 64.5 (137th)
  • Leading ScorerRayvonte Rice - 17.0PPGMalcolm Hill - 14.0PPG
  • Leading RebounderRayvonte Rice - 6.9RPG | Malcolm Hill - 5.4RPG

Penn State:

  • B1G Standings: 11th
  • KenPom Ranking: No. 96
  • RPI Ranking: No. 86
  • Last Five Games (2-3): Indiana (L 73-76), Purdue (L 77-84 OT), Michigan State (L 60-66), Rutgers (W 79-51), Minnesota (W 63-58)
  • Away Record: 2-4
  • Points Per Game: 70.0 (119th)
  • Points Allowed Per Game: 66.5 (182nd)
  • Leading Scorer: D.J. Newbill - 21.5PPG
  • Leading Rebounder: Ross Travis - 6.7RPG


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