Penn State and Illinois will continue what has become a thrilling series full of last-second game-winners and stunning upsets. The Nittany Lions (8-11; 0-7 Big Ten) and Illini (12-8; 4-3 Big Ten) have seen five of their last nine meetings decided by one-point and the last six separated by just 2.1 ppg. The game tips off at 6:30 p.m. (ET) on the Big Ten Network.
After playing the last two games on the road, Iowa (8-12, 2-5) returns home Wednesday night when it entertains 20th-ranked Ohio State (14-6, 4-3). Tip-off is scheduled for 7:36 p.m. (CST) inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
After starting the year 5-11, Iowa has won three of its last four. The Buckeyes have also won three of their last four. Iowa won its last outing, 58-43, at Indiana Sunday, while Ohio State fell at 11th-ranked West Virginia Saturday, 71-65. The Buckeyes are in a three-way tie for third place in the Big Ten, while the Hawkeyes are in 10th position; only one game behind four teams tied for sixth.
Series History: Iowa leads, 73-65