Illini-Georgia Tech set for ESPN2
CHICAGO — Illinois' Dec. 3 Big Ten/ACC Challenge game at Georgia Tech's Hank McCamish Pavillion will be televised on ESPN2 and tip off at 6:15 p.m., ESPN announced on Thursday.
Networks and times for the other 11 games in the 15th clash between the two conferences were also revealed.
Tuesday, Dec. 3
Indiana at Syracuse, ESPN
Illinois at Georgia Tech, ESPN2
Penn State at Pitt, ESPNU
Michigan at Duke, ESPN
Notre Dame at Iowa, ESPN2
Florida State at Minnesota, ESPNU
Wednesday, Dec. 4
Maryland at Ohio State, ESPN or ESPN2
Wisconsin at Virginia, ESPN or ESPN2
Northwestern at North Carolina State, ESPNU
North Carolina at Michigan State, ESPN
Boston College at Purdue, ESPN2
Miami at Nebraska, ESPNU
The Illini, who have won four straight Big Ten/ACC Challenge games, is 7-7 all-time in the event and 3-2 in games played on the road. Last year Illinois defeated Georgia Tech 75-62 in Champaign.
After losing the first 10 Big Ten/ACC Challenges, Jim Delany's league won three straight from 2009-11. The two leagues split the 12 games last season.