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GAME DAY ESSENTIALS
No. 12 Illinois (11-5, 7-3) at Indiana (9-7, 4-5)
- Tip time: Tuesday, 9:00 p.m. ET
- Location: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Ind.
- Television: ESPN (Dave Flemming and Dan Dakich)
- IU Radio Network (Don Fischer, Errek Suhr, Joe Smith)
- Series: Indiana leads 93-89 (Illinois won last meeting 69-60 in Dec. 2020)
- Point Spread: Illinois is a 2.5-point favorite
- KenPom has No. 7 Illinois by 2 points over No. 27 Indiana
THE BEST IN IU COVERAGE
- IU basketball game day preview: Hoosiers return to action in rematch vs. No. 12 Illinois
- IU basketball notebook: Health updates, shooting strides and struggles, a challenge for TJD
- Archie Miller and Don Fischer review week off, Illinois and Iowa on radio show
- ‘It was worth the risks’: An inside look at IU football’s historic pandemic season
- Guard Ali Patberg named to Lieberman Award watch list.
- IU Men’s Soccer ranked No. 7 in first poll of 2021.
- Donnell Washington wins Big Ten Wrestler of the Week.
- Talking Hoosier Baseball connects with pitcher Tommy Sommer.
- Cody Zeller’s monumental impact on the Hornets’ starting lineup
TWEETS OF THE DAY
Can we interest you in a 2⃣5⃣-0⃣ run? #OTD 5⃣ years ago, @IndianaMBB closed the first half on fire en route to a road win at Michigan.@YogiFerrell11 led the way with 17 points and nine assists, both game highs. pic.twitter.com/m1UD1je65H
— Indiana On BTN (@IndianaOnBTN) February 2, 2021
🚨 New week. New times. ↴ pic.twitter.com/zYDwiTrHcR
— Indiana Basketball (@IndianaMBB) February 2, 2021
Spirit. Culture. Bond.
— Indiana Football (@IndianaFootball) February 2, 2021
IU AND BIG TEN RECRUITING NEWS
- Class of 2021 top-500 wide receiver Malachi Bennett commits to Indiana
- Malachi Bennett’s coach on what makes him special.
- Four-star 2022 DT Marquis Gracial announces a Top 8
- 2023 forward Carter Lang starting to receive high major attention
- 2022 wing Masai Troutman says three schools working the hardest.
- How college football’s battleground states were won.
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