Illini Big Ten basketball schedule begins with Northwestern
Aug 16, 2017 6:12 PM -
Under new head coach Brad Underwood, the Illini men's basketball team will open its Big Ten campaign on the road against Northwestern with its first home conference clash against Maryland. Illinois opens at Northwestern on Dec. 1, but that game will be played in Rosemont as the Wildcats take over Allstate Arena this season during the renovation of Welsh-Ryan Arena. Illinois will then return to Champaign to face Maryland on Dec. 3.