This men’s basketball thing is still going on.
Northwestern is in Champaign this afternoon, where it will be looking for its first win on the road there since February of 2012. Accomplishing such a feat won’t be easy as the short-handed Wildcats are up against a now-ranked Illinois team riding a three-game win streak into this contest.
Here’s how you can catch today’s action:
Location: State Farm Center (Champaign, Illinois)
Tipoff: 4:00 p.m. CT
Radio: ESPN 100
Betting line: Northwestern +11.5, O/U 132.5
KenPom Prediction: Illinois 71, Northwestern 61 (16 percent chance of NU win)