Begin instances and tv designations have been assigned for almost all of video games on the 2021-22 Illinois Males’s Basketball Schedule. The most recent schedule data may be seen online and downloaded as a printable (PDF) file.
• Illinois’ season opener will air on BTN, with the convention community televising the Nov. 9 sport vs. Jackson State.
• Illinois will seem 5 instances on ESPN/2, twice on FOX, as soon as on CBS, 4 instances on FS1 and eight instances on BTN throughout its 20-game convention schedule.
• Huge Ten play begins Dec. 3, with the Illini internet hosting Rutgers at 6 p.m. on ESPN2.
• Illinois could have a marquee viewers on Dec. 11, with the Arizona house sport slated for a 4 p.m. broadcast on FOX.
• Braggin‘ Rights on Dec. 22 in St. Louis is ready for an 8 p.m. tip-off on BTN.
• FOX can be in Champaign on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Monday, Jan. 17), televising the Purdue sport at 11 a.m.
• Illinois’ house video games towards Michigan (Jan. 14, 8 p.m.) and Ohio State (Feb. 24, 8 p.m.) will each air on FS1.
• The Michigan State house sport on Jan. 25 at 6 p.m. is slated for ESPN/2 Tremendous Tuesday showcase.
• The common season concludes March 6, with FS1 airing a Sunday evening showdown towards Iowa at State Farm Middle (6:30 p.m.)
Tickets for Combating Illini basketball are transferring quick, with cell passes and scholar season tickets each offered out. Mini-plans are on sale now, that includes the Go Illini Mini Plan and the Friday Night time Frenzy Mini Plan. Each plans embody 4 video games for a complete of simply $129 and supply followers the flexibility to ensure their tickets inside State Farm Middle for marquee video games forward of the Oct. 27 on-sale date for single-game tickets.
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Arizona (Dec. 11, 4 p.m., FOX)
Ohio State (Feb. 24, 8 p.m., FS1)
Jackson State (Nov. 9, TBD, BTN)
Florida A&M (Dec. 29, TBD, BTN)
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Michigan (Jan. 14, 8 p.m., FS1)
Rutgers (Dec. 3, 6 p.m., ESPN2)
Arkansas State (Nov. 12, TBD, B1G+)
UT Rio Grande Valley (Nov. 26, TBD, B1G+)
Pleasure is excessive as soon as once more in Champaign, with head Coach Brad Underwood‘s fifth Illini squad returning three starters and 6 of its prime 9 gamers from final 12 months’s rotation. Led by nationwide participant of the 12 months candidate Kofi Cockburn, 2021 Huge Ten Sixth Man of the 12 months Andre Curbelo, and fifth-year starters Trent Frazier, Da’Monte Williams and Jacob Grandison, Illinois welcomes again 63% of its minutes, 60% of its factors, and 69% of its rebounds whereas including standout transfers and a top-25 ranked recruiting class to the combo.
The winningest Huge Ten program over the past two years, Illinois is coming off a 24-7 marketing campaign, together with a 16-4 mark in convention play adopted by the Huge Ten Match championship and No. 1 seed within the NCAA Match. Illinois set faculty data with 19 victories towards Huge Ten opponents and 6 wins over top-10 groups. The Illini ended the 12 months at No. 2 within the AP ballot, the second-highest remaining rating in program historical past.