Welcome to the TCR GameThread! The Fighting Illini will face No. 14 Maryland tonight at the Xfinity Center. Feel free to drop down to the comments section to discuss tonight's contest with other members of the community.
Jim Vainisi (@JimVainisi) will have a recap up shortly after the game concludes; all postgame discussion should take place there.
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