How to Watch Illinois vs Rutgers:
Game Time: 6 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.
Other audio options for fans that don’t live close enough include SiriusXM and the Fighting Illini TuneIn stream.
Odds: Illinois -5
Illinois Fighting Illini
Head Coach: Brad Underwood
2017-18 Record: 11-11 (1-8 Big Ten)
2016-17 Conference Standing: 9th in Big Ten (20-15 overall, 8-10 Conference)
2016-17 Postseason: NIT Quarterfinals
To find out what the Illini have to do to win, check out “What Needs to Happen.”
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
Head Coach: Steve Pikiell
2017-18 Record: 12-11 (2-8 Big Ten)
2016-17 Conference Standing: 14th in the B1G (15-18 overall, 3-15 Conference)
2016-17 Postseason: None
For a full preview of Rutgers, check out our Scouting Report.