The 8th ranked Gopher men's basketball team will play at #12 Illinois at 8pm tonight, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 7:30.  The Gophers are 14-1 overall and 2-0 in the Big Ten.  Illinois is 14-2 overall and 1-1 in the Big Ten.

The Gophers are led in scoring by Andre Hollins averaging 13.1 points a game while Rodney Williams is averaging 12.9 points a game.  Illinois is led by Brandon Paul with 18.5 points a game.