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Illinois to Face Miami in the ACC-Big Ten Series

WGIL Newsroom . State Sports 169

Illini b-ballCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)–Illinois will make its first trip to Miami in 46 years for this December’s annual ACC-Big Ten Challenge.The Illini will take on Miami on Dec. 2.

Illinois last played the Hurricanes in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. Miami won 63-59.

The Illini last played in Miami in 1968. They defeated the Hurricanes that season 86-76.

Illinois was 20-15 last season while Miami was 17-16.