How to Watch Illinois vs. Purdue:
Game Time: 6 p.m. CT
TV Channel: FS1
Online Streaming: FOX SPORTS GO
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: Purdue -8.5
Illinois Fighting Illini
Head Coach: Brad Underwood
2017-18 Record: 13-16 (3-13 Big Ten)
2016-17 Conference Standing: 9th in Big Ten (20-15 overall, 8-10 Conference)
2016-17 Postseason: NIT Quarterfinals
For what Brad Underwood needs to do going forward, click here.
Head Coach: Matt Painter
2017-18 Record: 24-5 (13-3 Big Ten)
2016-17 Conference Standing: 1st in the Big Ten (27-8, 14-4 Big Ten)
2016-17 Postseason: Lost in the Sweet Sixteen to Kansas
To learn more about the Boilermakers, click here.
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