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Illinois Fighting Illini vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers: Start Time, TV Coverage, Online Streaming, Advanced Stats, and Odds

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Information for Illinois' game against Nebraska.

Illinois (3-1) vs. Nebraska (2-2)

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 | 3:00pm CT

Champaign, IL | Memorial Stadium (60,670)

Television: The game will televised on the Big Ten Network

Announcers: Eric Collins, Chuck Long & Johnny Kane

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

Odds: Illinois is listed as a 6.5-point underdog against the Cornhuskers. The over/under has been set at 57 points.

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

Quick Hits:

Illinois Fighting Illini

Head Coach: Bill Cubit (3-1)
Points Per Game: 34.0 (T-84th)
Points Allowed Per Game: 19.0 (33rd)
Total Yards Per Game: 405.0 (73rd)
Yards Allowed Per Game: 306.0 (24th)
Passing Leader: Wes Lunt (856 YDS, 6 TD, 2 INT)
Rushing Leader: Josh Ferguson (331 YDS, 3 TD)
Receiving Leader: Geronimo Allison (362 YDS, 1 TD)

Record: 3-1 | Second-order wins (diff.): 2.5 (-0.5) | F/+ Rk: 59 | S&P+ Rk: 34
Date Opponent Opp. F/+ Rk Score W-L Percentile
Performance
Adj. Scoring
Margin
Win
Expectancy
5-Sep Kent State 97 52-3 W 99% 58.0 100%
12-Sep Western Illinois N/A 44-0 W 73% 35.5 100%
19-Sep at North Carolina 54 14-48 L 26% -15.0 6%
26-Sep Middle Tennessee 69 27-25 W 55% -0.5 48%
Date Opponent Opp. F/+ Rk Win
Probability
Proj.
W-L
Proj.
Margin
Proj.
Score
Cumulative
Proj. Wins
3-Oct Nebraska 38 64% W 6.0 29.8 - 23.8 3.64
10-Oct at Iowa 42 42% L -3.6 22.4 - 26.0 4.05
24-Oct Wisconsin 19 41% L -4.1 20.5 - 24.6 4.46
31-Oct at Penn State 39 32% L -7.9 17.2 - 25.1 4.78
7-Nov at Purdue 87 71% W 9.7 29.5 - 19.8 5.49
14-Nov Ohio State 2 26% L -11.3 16.1 - 27.4 5.75
21-Nov at Minnesota 32 31% L -8.5 16.9 - 25.4 6.06
28-Nov vs. Northwestern 26 52% W 0.9 19.6 - 18.7 6.58
Category Offense Rk Defense Rk
S&P+ 24.6 95 15.4 12
Points Per Game 34.3 48 19.0 33

Nebraska Cornhuskers

Head Coach: Mike Riley (2-2)
Points Per Game: 36.0 (62nd)
Points Allowed Per Game: 26.5 (T-76th)
Total Yards Per Game: 520.0 (19th)
Yards Allowed Per Game: 453.0 (102nd)
Passing Leader: Tommy Armstrong Jr. (1266 YDS, 11 TD, 5 INT)
Rushing Leader: Terrell Newby (399 YDS, 3 TD)
Receiving Leader: Jordan Westerkamp (359 YDS, 4 TD)

Record: 2-2 | Second-order wins (diff.): 2.3 (0.3) | F/+ Rk: 38 | S&P+ Rk: 46
Date Opponent Opp. F/+ Rk Score W-L Percentile
Performance
Adj. Scoring
Margin
Win
Expectancy
5-Sep BYU 34 28-33 L 53% -5.8 27%
12-Sep South Alabama 121 48-9 W 96% 29.7 100%
19-Sep at Miami-FL 33 33-36 L 56% -9.9 15%
26-Sep Southern Miss 112 36-28 W 86% 10.5 86%
Date Opponent Opp. F/+ Rk Win
Probability
Proj.
W-L
Proj.
Margin
Proj.
Score
Cumulative
Proj. Wins
3-Oct at Illinois 59 36% L -6.0 23.8 - 29.8 2.36
10-Oct Wisconsin 19 35% L -6.6 26.0 - 32.6 2.72
17-Oct at Minnesota 32 26% L -11.0 22.5 - 33.5 2.98
24-Oct Northwestern 26 54% W 1.9 26.9 - 24.9 3.52
31-Oct at Purdue 87 66% W 7.1 35.0 - 27.8 4.18
7-Nov Michigan State 13 33% L -7.7 27.6 - 35.3 4.51
14-Nov at Rutgers 102 79% W 13.9 39.3 - 25.4 5.30
27-Nov Iowa 42 52% W 0.9 31.5 - 30.6 5.82
Category Offense Rk Defense Rk
S&P+ 36.9 24 30.2 79
Points Per Game 36.3 37 26.5 76