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The Northwestern Wildcats and the Illinois Fighting Illini will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.
Northwestern was a 70-50 loser in its last match at home against Iowa. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites.
In their last action, Illinois was a 74-51 loser on the road against Wisconsin. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs.
Northwestern home to Indiana, Sunday, January 20
Illinois at Nebraska, Tuesday, January 22