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How to Watch Illinois vs. Rutgers: Game Time, TV Schedule, Online Streaming & Odds

Illinois will battle Rutgers tonight at 5:30pm CT on BTN.

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Illinois (10-12, 2-7) vs. Rutgers (6-16, 0-9)

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 | 5:30pm CT

Piscataway, NJ | Rutgers Athletic Center (8,000)

Television: The game will televised on the Big Ten Network

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

Radio: All Illinois basketball 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.

Odds: Illinois is a 6.5-point favorite over Rutgers. The Over/Under is 146 points.

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Team Statistical Profiles:

*All statistics out of 351 Division-1 programs

Illinois Fighting Illini

  • KenPom Ranking: No. 134
  • RPI Ranking: No. 138

Four Factors:

Offense Defense
Effective FG% 50.0 (162nd) 53.7 (320th)
Turnover % 14.4 (4th) 18.7 (151st)
Off. Reb. % 21.4 (342nd) 27.6 (79th)
FTA/FGA 34.1 (238th) 26.3 (14th)
  • Last Five Games (1-4): Nebraska (L), Indiana (L), Minnesota (W), Ohio State (OTL), Wisconsin (L)
  • Points Per Game: 72.9 (192nd)
  • Points Allowed Per Game: 75.1 (T-259th)
  • Leading Scorer: Malcolm Hill (18.5 PPG)
  • Leading Rebounder: Malcolm Hill (5.8 RPG)

Most Frequent Lineup Over Past Five Games (20.0% of minutes):

  1. Jaylon Tate | JR
  2. Jalen Coleman-Lands | FR
  3. Kendrick Nunn | JR
  4. Malcolm Hill | JR
  5. Michael Finke | FR

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

  • KenPom Ranking: No. 275
  • RPI Ranking: No. 221

Four Factors:

Offense Defense
Effective FG% 45.6 (315th) 51.7 (262nd)
Turnover % 18.3 (176th) 16.1 (299th)
Off. Reb. % 25.1 (302nd) 35.3 (335th)
FTA/FGA 33.4 (260th) 31.5 (67th)
  • Last Five Games (0-5): Ohio State (L), Purdue (L), Iowa (L), Michigan (L), Michigan State (L)
  • Points Per Game: 67.1 (296th)
  • Points Allowed Per Game: 78.4 (309th)
  • Leading Scorer: Corey Sanders (14.2 PPG)
  • Leading Rebounder: D.J. Foreman (6.3 RPG)

Most Frequent Lineup Over Past Five Games (23.7% of minutes):

  1. Corey Sanders | FR
  2. Bishop Daniels | SR
  3. Mike Williams | SO
  4. D.J. Foreman | SO
  5. Greg Lewis | SR

KenPom Game Prediction:

Illinois 74, Rutgers 70 (68% W)