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How to Watch Illinois vs. Cal: Game Time, TV Channel, Online Streaming & Odds

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How to Watch Illinois (6-6) vs. Cal (7-5)

Game Time: 3 p.m. CT (1 p.m. PT)

Location: Levi’s Stadium (Santa Clara, Calif.)

TV Channel: Fox

Online Streaming: FoxSportsGo

Radio: All Illinois football games air live on radio in the Champaign (WDWS 1400) and Chicago markets (WLS 890). The game is also broadcasted on other stations throughout the state; check the Fighting Illini Radio Network for more information.

Odds: Illinois (+6.5), O/U 43

Quick Hits:

Illinois Fighting Illini

Head Coach: Lovie Smith (15-33)

2018 Record: 4-8, 2-7 (7th in B1G West)

2019 Record: 6-6, 4-5 (4th in B1G West)

Find out what we think a win would mean for the program.

Hear from the Illini as they enter bowl season for the first time since 2014.

California Golden Bears

Head Coach: Justin Wilcox (19-18)

2018 Record: 7-6, 4-5 (5th in Pac-12 North)

2019 Record: 7-5, 4-5 (2nd in Pac-12 North)

What do you need to know about Cal’s offense?

What do you need to know about Cal’s defense?

Series History

Illinois leads the all-time series over Cal, 7-3.

Cal is on a two-game winning streak.

Most recent matchup: Cal 35, Illinois 20 (Sept. 17, 2005)

Recent Redbox Bowl History

  • 2018: Oregon 7, MSU 6
  • 2017: Purdue 38, Arizona 35
  • 2016: Utah 26, Indiana 24
  • 2015: Nebraska 37, UCLA 29
  • 2014: Stanford 45, Maryland 21
  • 2013: Washington 31, BYU 16

Click here for a closer look at the past five.

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