How to Watch No. 23 Illinois vs. Eastern Illinois
Game Time: 8 p.m.
TV Channel: ESPNU
Online Streaming: Watch ESPN
Radio: All Illinois basketball games air live on radio in the Champaign (WDWS-AM 1400) and Chicago markets (WLS-AM 890). The game is also broadcasted on other stations throughout the state; check the Fighting Illini Radio Network for more information.
Odds: Illinois -32, O/U 134
Illinois Fighting Illini
Head Coach: Brad Underwood (6th season)
2021-22 Record: 23-10 (15-5 Big Ten), lost in Round of 32
Eastern Illinois Panthers
Head Coach: Marty Simmons (2nd season)
2021-22 record: 5-26 (3-15 Ohio Valley)
- Sorry, we don’t have any. We’re still recovering from the tough loss on Saturday.
What Happened The Last Time Illinois Played?
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — On Friday night, Illini fans packed themselves inside State Farm Center for the first time since the court was stormed nearly 8 months ago.
The feel of that Big Ten-clinching win wasn’t quite matched, but Illinois fought off early struggles to toughen out an 87-52 victory over Division II Quincy.