How to Watch Illinois vs. Penn State Basketball: Streaming Live and on TV - February 21

The Penn State Nittany Lions (12-14, 6-9 Big Ten) will try to stop a three-game losing streak when they host the Illinois Fighting Illini (19-6, 10-4 Big Ten) on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at Bryce Jordan Center. The game airs at 6:30 PM ET on BTN.

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Illinois vs. Penn State Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024
  • Time: 6:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: Big Ten Network
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: University Park, Pennsylvania
  • Venue: Bryce Jordan Center

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Illinois vs. Penn State Insights

  • Illinois is outscoring opponents by 12.4 points per game with a +310 scoring differential overall. It puts up 83.1 points per game (20th in college basketball) and gives up 70.7 per contest (143rd in college basketball).
  • The Fighting Illini are averaging 81.3 points per game this year in home games, which is 1.7 fewer points than they're averaging away from home (83).
  • Illinois is fourth in the country at 42.2 rebounds per game. That's 8.8 more than the 33.4 its opponents average.
  • The Fighting Illini connect on 8.5 three-pointers per game (79th in college basketball), 2.9 more than their opponents (5.6).
  • Penn State outscores opponents by 1.5 points per game (posting 74.8 points per game, 155th in college basketball, and giving up 73.3 per outing, 227th in college basketball) and has a +37 scoring differential.
  • At home the Nittany Lions are putting up 78.2 points per game, 10.8 more than they are averaging away (67.4).
  • The 31.5 rebounds per game Penn State accumulates rank 346th in college basketball, 5.6 fewer than the 37.1 its opponents record.
  • The Nittany Lions make two more threes per contest than the opposition, 7.8 (142nd in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 5.8.

Illinois Player Leaders

  • Marcus Domask paces the Fighting Illini at 3.4 assists per game, while also averaging 4.8 rebounds and 15.6 points.
  • Coleman Hawkins posts 12.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game, shooting 44.9% from the field and 38.5% from downtown with 1.8 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Terrence Shannon Jr. averages 21.4 points and 2.4 assists per game -- both team highs. He is also averaging 4 rebounds, shooting 47% from the field and 34.9% from beyond the arc with 2.3 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Quincy Guerrier paces his team in rebounds per game (7.2), and also posts 10.6 points and 0.2 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.2 steals and 0.4 blocked shots.
  • Ty Rodgers puts up 6.8 points, 5.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game. At the other end, he delivers 0.6 steals and 0.5 blocked shots.

Penn State Player Leaders

  • Adrian Baldwin Jr. tops the Nittany Lions in assists (5.3 per game), and puts up 14 points and 2.2 rebounds. He also puts up 2.8 steals (third in college basketball) and 0.2 blocked shots.
  • Qudus Wahab is No. 1 on the Nittany Lions in rebounding (7.6 per game), and puts up 9 points and 0.5 assists. He also delivers 0.7 steals and 1.5 blocked shots.
  • Kanye Clary is totaling a team-high 16.7 points per contest. And he is producing 2.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists, hitting 46.2% of his shots from the field, and 37.7% from beyond the arc tallying 1.3 triples per contest.
  • Nick Kern gets the Nittany Lions 8.2 points, 4 rebounds and 1.5 assists per contest. He also posts 1 steal and 0.5 blocked shots.
  • Zach Hicks is averaging 7.9 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1 assists per contest, making 35% of his shots from the floor and 33.3% from beyond the arc, with 1.9 treys per contest.