How to Watch Illinois vs. Longwood:
Game Time: 7 p.m. CT
TV Channel: BTN
Online Streaming: 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.
Head Coach: Brad Underwood
2017-18 Record: 7-4 (0-2 Big Ten)
2016-17 Conference Standing: 9th in Big Ten
2016-17 Postseason: NIT Quarterfinals
Head Coach: Jayson Gee
2017-18 Record: 3-6
2016-17 Record: 6-24 (3-15 Big South)
2016-17 Conference Standing: 9th in Big South (at least they finished ahead of Presbyterian, who went 5-25 last season!)
2016-17 Postseason: None
Of Note: Fewer than 1,000 people were in attendance for Longwood’s win over Fayetteville State on Dec. 2, the Lancers’ most recent game.