After dropping an overtime game to Oklahoma Dec. 21, Northwestern Men’s Basketball plays again following a nine-day break — this game comes against Ivy League foe Columbia at Welsh-Ryan Arena. Columbia is 3-8 this season, and is coming off an overtime loss to Rutgers. In their only other matchup against a power conference team, the Lions fell to Boston College by nine points. This is Northwestern’s final non-conference game before beginning conference play against Michigan State Jan. 2.
Game Time: 4:00 p.m. CT
Radio: WGN AM 720
Betting line: Northwestern -16.5, O/U 139.5