How to Watch Illinois vs. Washington
Game Time: 9 p.m. CT
TV Channel: N/A
Online Streaming: http://pac-12.com/live/university-washington
Location: Alaska Airlines Arena (Seattle, Wash.)
Radio: This match will air live on radio in the Champaign (WDWS 1400). The game is also broadcasted on other stations throughout the state; check the Fighting Illini Radio Network for more information.
Other audio options for fans that don’t live close enough include SiriusXM and the Fighting Illini TuneIn stream.
Illinois Fighting Illini
Head Coach: Chris Tamas
2017-18 Record: 22-10 (12-8 Big Ten)
2017-18 Conference Standing: 6th in Big Ten
2016-17 Postseason: None
For more on the Illini, read our season recap here.
Illinois defeated Hawaii in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in five sets on Friday night. Hawaii (20-7, 14-2 Big West) took the third and fourth sets before falling 15-10 in the final set. Sophomore Jacqueline Quade led the Illini with 15 kills.
No. 8 Washington Huskies
Head Coach: Keegan Cook
2017-18 Record: 25-7 (14-6 Pac-12)
2017-18 Conference Standing: 2nd in Pac-12
Washington, the No. 8 overall seed in the 64-team field, defeated LIU-Brooklyn in straight sets on Friday night.
- Illinois and Washington have met twice before. The Illini took a 3-0 win in 1985, and the Huskies evened the series with a 3-1 win in 2013.
- This is Illinois’ 24th NCAA Tournament appearance (8th in 10 years)