Norfolk State Spartans
vs. Illinois Fighting Illini
Where — Assembly Hall
When — 7 p.m.
Records — Norfolk State 6-5; Illinois 10-0.
Rankings — The Fighting Illini moved up to No. 10 in the latest Associated Press Poll.
Television — none
Radio — Illini Sports Network with Brian Barnhart and Jerry Hester. Local stations include WDAN-AM 1490 and WDNL 102.1
Previous results — first-ever meeting between Illinois and Norfolk State.
Last game results — Norfolk State defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 83-66; while Illinois defeated Gonzaga 85-74.
Next game — Norfolk State will play at North Carolina State on Saturday; Illinois will host Eastern Kentucky at 5 p.m. on Sunday.