2021 Illinois Fighting Illini Schedule


Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
All times are Eastern

Records


  • Overall

    19-6

  • Home

    11-2

  • Road

    8-3

  • Neutral

    0-1

  • Conf

    15-4
  • Non
    Conf

    4-2
  • Post
    Season

    0-0

Last 10 / Streaks


  • Last 10

    9-1

  • Streak

    3W
  • Home
    Streak

    5W
  • Road
    Streak

    2W

Rankings / Strength of Schedule (SOS)


  • NET

    4

  • RPI

    22
    (0.6034)
  • Non-Conference
    RPI

    73
    (0.5729)

  • ELO

    4
    (1734)

  • SOS

    46
    (0.5510)
  • Non-Conference
    SOS

    92
    (0.5416)

Quadrant Records - NET


  • Quadrant 1

    8-5

  • Quadrant 2

    5-1

  • Quadrant 3

    4-0

  • Quadrant 4

    2-0

Quadrant Records - RPI


  • Quadrant 1

    2-4

  • Quadrant 2

    6-2

  • Quadrant 3

    7-0

  • Quadrant 4

    4-0

Today's Games

ESPN
4:00 PM 1 2 T
#4 Illinois
(19-6, 15-4 Big Ten)
0
#7 Ohio State
(18-7, 12-7 Big Ten)
0
Value City Arena (Columbus, OH)

Schedule

  • Fighting Illini Tournament
  • +
    NOV
    25
    WED
     
    North Carolina A&T
    (9-10) RPI: 254NET: 284
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   122 - 60
    1 2 Total
    North Carolina A&T 19 41 60
    Illinois 58 64 122
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 284
    Opponent RPI: 254
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    North Carolina A&T 22-64
    34.4%
    17-45
    37.8%
    5-19
    26.3%
    38.3% 11-21
    52.4%
    5 13 10 9 0 12 21 60
    Illinois 44-75
    58.7%
    27-44
    61.4%
    17-31
    54.8%
    70.0% 17-24
    70.8%
    20 42 31 5 4 15 18 122
  • +
    NOV
    26
    THU
     
    Chicago State
    (0-9) RPI: 338NET: 346
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   97 - 38
    1 2 Total
    Chicago State 17 21 38
    Illinois 47 50 97
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 346
    Opponent RPI: 338
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Chicago State 15-54
    27.8%
    11-30
    36.7%
    4-24
    16.7%
    31.5% 4-10
    40.0%
    1 9 6 9 1 16 22 38
    Illinois 36-60
    60.0%
    29-42
    69.0%
    7-18
    38.9%
    65.8% 18-24
    75.0%
    16 39 16 6 3 18 14 97
  • +
    NOV
    27
    FRI
     
    Ohio
    (12-7) RPI: 121NET: 113
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   77 - 75
    1 2 Total
    Ohio 34 41 75
    Illinois 35 42 77
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 113
    Opponent RPI: 121
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio 31-65
    47.7%
    22-46
    47.8%
    9-19
    47.4%
    54.6% 4-9
    44.4%
    3 22 16 10 3 7 18 75
    Illinois 28-58
    48.3%
    22-43
    51.2%
    6-15
    40.0%
    53.4% 15-24
    62.5%
    12 33 14 3 1 16 14 77
  •  
  • Jimmy V Classic presented by Corona
  • +
    DEC
    2
    WED
    VS
    # 3
    Baylor
    (20-1) RPI: 3NET: 2
    Indianapolis, IN
    Bankers Life Fieldhouse
    TV: ESPN
    L   69 - 82
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 30 39 69
    Baylor 31 51 82
    Location: Indianapolis, IN
    Arena: Bankers Life Fieldhouse

    Opponent NET: 2
    Opponent RPI: 3
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 26-59
    44.1%
    19-41
    46.3%
    7-18
    38.9%
    50.0% 10-16
    62.5%
    11 24 16 3 4 12 20 69
    Baylor 30-66
    45.5%
    23-48
    47.9%
    7-18
    38.9%
    50.8% 15-24
    62.5%
    16 23 14 7 4 7 16 82
  •  
  • ACC/Big Ten Challenge presented by Continental Tire
  • +
    DEC
    8
    TUE
    AT
     
    Duke
    (11-10) RPI: 124NET: 58
    Durham, NC
    Cameron Indoor Stadium
    TV: ESPN
    W   83 - 68
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 43 40 83
    Duke 29 39 68
    Location: Durham, NC
    Arena: Cameron Indoor Stadium

    Opponent NET: 58
    Opponent RPI: 124
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 29-50
    58.0%
    22-39
    56.4%
    7-11
    63.6%
    65.0% 18-24
    75.0%
    4 33 13 7 5 18 20 83
    Duke 27-67
    40.3%
    22-45
    48.9%
    5-22
    22.7%
    44.0% 9-16
    56.2%
    12 21 14 8 5 12 19 68
  •  
  • +
    DEC
    12
    SAT
    AT
     
    Missouri
    (15-7) RPI: 14NET: 39
    Columbia, MO
    Mizzou Arena
    TV: ESPNU
    L   78 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 41 37 78
    Missouri 49 32 81
    Location: Columbia, MO
    Arena: Mizzou Arena

    Opponent NET: 39
    Opponent RPI: 14
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 29-55
    52.7%
    26-42
    61.9%
    3-13
    23.1%
    55.5% 17-28
    60.7%
    6 20 10 9 2 13 25 78
    Missouri 25-53
    47.2%
    20-32
    62.5%
    5-21
    23.8%
    51.9% 26-31
    83.9%
    9 26 9 4 2 18 27 81
  • +
    DEC
    15
    TUE
     
    Minnesota
    (13-13) RPI: 120NET: 77
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    TV: ESPN2
    W   92 - 65
    1 2 Total
    Minnesota 29 36 65
    Illinois 40 52 92
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 77
    Opponent RPI: 120
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Minnesota 19-69
    27.5%
    12-41
    29.3%
    7-28
    25.0%
    32.6% 20-32
    62.5%
    11 24 10 7 6 9 19 65
    Illinois 34-64
    53.1%
    27-45
    60.0%
    7-19
    36.8%
    58.6% 17-25
    68.0%
    10 43 21 2 2 14 27 92
  • +
    DEC
    20
    SUN
    AT
     
    Rutgers
    (13-10) RPI: 73NET: 37
    Piscataway, NJ
    Rutgers Athletic Center
    TV: ESPN2
    L   88 - 91
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 41 47 88
    Rutgers 37 54 91
    Location: Piscataway, NJ
    Arena: Rutgers Athletic Center

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 73
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 34-63
    54.0%
    25-48
    52.1%
    9-15
    60.0%
    61.1% 11-15
    73.3%
    10 24 20 4 0 13 26 88
    Rutgers 29-62
    46.8%
    21-42
    50.0%
    8-20
    40.0%
    53.2% 25-36
    69.4%
    15 20 12 8 8 9 17 91
  • +
    DEC
    23
    WED
    AT
     
    Penn State
    (9-13) RPI: 119NET: 49
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    W   98 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 43 55 98
    Penn State 43 38 81
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 49
    Opponent RPI: 119
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 35-63
    55.6%
    30-47
    63.8%
    5-16
    31.2%
    59.5% 23-28
    82.1%
    14 22 20 5 2 10 15 98
    Penn State 35-65
    53.8%
    28-42
    66.7%
    7-23
    30.4%
    59.2% 4-7
    57.1%
    8 17 15 6 5 12 23 81
  • +
    DEC
    26
    SAT
     
    Indiana
    (12-13) RPI: 111NET: 60
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   69 - 60
    1 2 Total
    Indiana 27 33 60
    Illinois 29 40 69
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 60
    Opponent RPI: 111
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Indiana 23-58
    39.7%
    16-40
    40.0%
    7-18
    38.9%
    45.7% 7-9
    77.8%
    3 25 9 6 4 8 15 60
    Illinois 24-54
    44.4%
    17-34
    50.0%
    7-20
    35.0%
    50.9% 14-18
    77.8%
    8 32 15 5 2 11 9 69
  • +
    JAN
    2
    SAT
    # 23
    Purdue
    (17-8) RPI: 26NET: 22
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   66 - 58
    1 2 Total
    Purdue 23 35 58
    Illinois 33 33 66
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 22
    Opponent RPI: 26
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Purdue 22-56
    39.3%
    15-40
    37.5%
    7-16
    43.8%
    45.5% 7-12
    58.3%
    6 27 11 3 4 14 20 58
    Illinois 25-52
    48.1%
    18-32
    56.2%
    7-20
    35.0%
    54.8% 9-22
    40.9%
    6 33 17 6 6 12 15 66
  • +
    JAN
    7
    THU
    AT
     
    Northwestern
    (7-14) RPI: 169NET: 86
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    W   81 - 56
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 28 53 81
    Northwestern 43 13 56
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 86
    Opponent RPI: 169
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 27-55
    49.1%
    16-28
    57.1%
    11-27
    40.7%
    59.1% 16-21
    76.2%
    10 31 19 4 4 15 17 81
    Northwestern 18-55
    32.7%
    12-35
    34.3%
    6-20
    30.0%
    38.2% 14-18
    77.8%
    7 22 13 10 0 13 16 56
  • +
    JAN
    10
    SUN
     
    Maryland
    (14-11) RPI: 54NET: 31
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    L   63 - 66
    1 2 Total
    Maryland 32 34 66
    Illinois 34 29 63
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 31
    Opponent RPI: 54
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Maryland 22-55
    40.0%
    14-35
    40.0%
    8-20
    40.0%
    47.3% 14-17
    82.4%
    9 24 8 2 7 10 13 66
    Illinois 25-61
    41.0%
    20-46
    43.5%
    5-15
    33.3%
    45.1% 8-12
    66.7%
    13 27 15 7 2 9 13 63
  • +
    JAN
    16
    SAT
    # 7
    Ohio State
    (18-7) RPI: 23NET: 8
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    L   81 - 87
    1 2 Total
    Ohio State 43 44 87
    Illinois 28 53 81
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 8
    Opponent RPI: 23
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio State 29-54
    53.7%
    18-33
    54.5%
    11-21
    52.4%
    63.9% 18-23
    78.3%
    7 21 12 6 1 14 20 87
    Illinois 29-60
    48.3%
    20-34
    58.8%
    9-26
    34.6%
    55.8% 14-20
    70.0%
    10 19 15 6 1 10 20 81
  • +
    JAN
    19
    TUE
     
    Penn State
    (9-13) RPI: 119NET: 49
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   79 - 65
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 28 37 65
    Illinois 42 37 79
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 49
    Opponent RPI: 119
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 21-62
    33.9%
    14-44
    31.8%
    7-18
    38.9%
    39.5% 16-21
    76.2%
    16 24 8 10 0 16 26 65
    Illinois 26-57
    45.6%
    19-34
    55.9%
    7-23
    30.4%
    51.8% 20-28
    71.4%
    8 27 18 7 8 15 21 79
  • +
    JAN
    29
    FRI
    # 5
    Iowa
    (19-7) RPI: 37NET: 6
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   80 - 75
    1 2 Total
    Iowa 41 34 75
    Illinois 43 37 80
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 6
    Opponent RPI: 37
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Iowa 31-72
    43.1%
    21-47
    44.7%
    10-25
    40.0%
    50.0% 3-6
    50.0%
    13 20 17 4 4 8 15 75
    Illinois 29-58
    50.0%
    21-39
    53.8%
    8-19
    42.1%
    56.9% 14-17
    82.4%
    10 29 15 6 1 14 14 80
  • +
    FEB
    2
    TUE
    AT
     
    Indiana
    (12-13) RPI: 111NET: 60
    Bloomington, IN
    Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall
    W   75 - 71
    (1 OT)
    1 2 OT1 Total
    Illinois 34 34 7 75
    Indiana 41 27 3 71
    Location: Bloomington, IN
    Arena: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall

    Opponent NET: 60
    Opponent RPI: 111
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 22-57
    38.6%
    15-38
    39.5%
    7-19
    36.8%
    44.7% 24-32
    75.0%
    11 26 10 7 3 10 26 75
    Indiana 22-54
    40.7%
    18-46
    39.1%
    4-8
    50.0%
    44.4% 23-34
    67.6%
    11 27 12 6 4 15 28 71
  • +
    FEB
    6
    SAT
    # 25
    Wisconsin
    (16-10) RPI: 77NET: 25
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   75 - 60
    1 2 Total
    Wisconsin 23 37 60
    Illinois 36 39 75
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 25
    Opponent RPI: 77
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Wisconsin 25-60
    41.7%
    21-36
    58.3%
    4-24
    16.7%
    45.0% 6-11
    54.5%
    2 17 6 10 4 11 16 60
    Illinois 28-53
    52.8%
    23-37
    62.2%
    5-16
    31.2%
    57.5% 14-21
    66.7%
    11 35 16 8 1 18 10 75
  • +
    FEB
    12
    FRI
    AT
     
    Nebraska
    (6-18) RPI: 212NET: 127
    Lincoln, NE
    Pinnacle Bank Arena
    TV: BTN
    W   77 - 72
    (1 OT)
    1 2 OT1 Total
    Illinois 33 33 11 77
    Nebraska 34 32 6 72
    Location: Lincoln, NE
    Arena: Pinnacle Bank Arena

    Opponent NET: 127
    Opponent RPI: 212
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 28-58
    48.3%
    21-37
    56.8%
    7-21
    33.3%
    54.3% 14-22
    63.6%
    9 30 15 6 8 13 19 77
    Nebraska 24-65
    36.9%
    17-45
    37.8%
    7-20
    35.0%
    42.3% 17-25
    68.0%
    15 25 12 7 5 13 20 72
  • +
    FEB
    16
    TUE
     
    Northwestern
    (7-14) RPI: 169NET: 86
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   73 - 66
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 26 40 66
    Illinois 38 35 73
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 86
    Opponent RPI: 169
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 27-64
    42.2%
    21-39
    53.8%
    6-25
    24.0%
    46.9% 6-8
    75.0%
    7 25 4 6 1 12 22 66
    Illinois 27-52
    51.9%
    19-31
    61.3%
    8-21
    38.1%
    59.6% 11-22
    50.0%
    8 26 16 5 2 15 16 73
  • +
    FEB
    20
    SAT
    AT
     
    Minnesota
    (13-13) RPI: 120NET: 77
    Minneapolis, MN
    Williams Arena
    W   94 - 63
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 48 46 94
    Minnesota 33 30 63
    Location: Minneapolis, MN
    Arena: Williams Arena

    Opponent NET: 77
    Opponent RPI: 120
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 37-66
    56.1%
    30-52
    57.7%
    7-14
    50.0%
    61.4% 13-15
    86.7%
    9 28 27 9 2 10 13 94
    Minnesota 22-54
    40.7%
    14-38
    36.8%
    8-16
    50.0%
    48.1% 11-15
    73.3%
    6 21 16 2 9 18 15 63
  • +
    FEB
    23
    TUE
    AT
     
    Michigan State
    (14-11) RPI: 95NET: 74
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: FS1
    L   72 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 26 46 72
    Michigan State 36 45 81
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 74
    Opponent RPI: 95
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 24-60
    40.0%
    19-43
    44.2%
    5-17
    29.4%
    44.2% 19-34
    55.9%
    16 24 14 4 2 11 19 72
    Michigan State 32-59
    54.2%
    28-51
    54.9%
    4-8
    50.0%
    57.6% 13-20
    65.0%
    8 27 18 7 9 8 24 81
  • +
    FEB
    25
    THU
     
    Nebraska
    (6-18) RPI: 212NET: 127
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   86 - 70
    1 2 Total
    Nebraska 28 42 70
    Illinois 36 50 86
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 127
    Opponent RPI: 212
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Nebraska 27-61
    44.3%
    22-40
    55.0%
    5-21
    23.8%
    48.4% 11-16
    68.8%
    5 24 8 4 2 17 25 70
    Illinois 30-62
    48.4%
    26-39
    66.7%
    4-23
    17.4%
    51.6% 22-29
    75.9%
    12 31 13 8 2 15 20 86
  • +
    FEB
    27
    SAT
    AT
    # 25
    Wisconsin
    (16-10) RPI: 77NET: 25
    Madison, WI
    Kohl Center
    W   74 - 69
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 37 37 74
    Wisconsin 26 43 69
    Location: Madison, WI
    Arena: Kohl Center

    Opponent NET: 25
    Opponent RPI: 77
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 25-48
    52.1%
    20-39
    51.3%
    5-9
    55.6%
    57.3% 19-27
    70.4%
    7 36 13 5 3 20 18 74
    Wisconsin 24-69
    34.8%
    14-38
    36.8%
    10-31
    32.3%
    42.0% 11-15
    73.3%
    11 19 10 13 3 8 19 69
  • +
    MAR
    2
    TUE
    AT
    # 2
    Michigan
    (19-2) RPI: 2NET: 3
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Crisler Center
    TV: ESPN
    W   76 - 53
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 33 43 76
    Michigan 22 31 53
    Location: Ann Arbor, MI
    Arena: Crisler Center

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 2
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 30-64
    46.9%
    24-51
    47.1%
    6-13
    46.2%
    51.6% 10-14
    71.4%
    12 30 9 5 2 12 20 76
    Michigan 17-49
    34.7%
    15-42
    35.7%
    2-7
    28.6%
    36.7% 17-24
    70.8%
    5 21 4 5 4 11 14 53
  • MAR
    6
    SAT
    AT
    # 7
    Ohio State
    (18-7) RPI: 23NET: 8
    Columbus, OH
    Value City Arena
    TV: ESPN
    4:00 PM
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 0
    Ohio State 0
    Location: Columbus, OH
    Arena: Value City Arena

    Opponent NET: 8
    Opponent RPI: 23
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ohio State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0