Look for 24 hour of Illini programming on the Big Ten Network on Tuesday, June 26.
June 25, 2012
The second of three Illinois "School Days" on the Big Ten Network will be on Tuesday, June 26, featuring 24 hours of Fighting Illini programing.
Four episodes of the Big Ten's Greatest Games are a part of the day's programming. The games included are the 2000 basketball game versus Ohio State won at the buzzer by Frank Williams, the 1987 basketball win over Indiana, the 2007 football win at top-ranked Ohio State and the come-from-behind football win over Penn State in 2001. In addition, recent classics like the 48-27 football win over Northwestern at Wrigley Field in 2010 when Mikel Leshoure ran for 330 yards, the 2010 Texas Bowl victory over Baylor and Robert Griffin III, and men's basketball's 79-74 win over No. 5 Ohio State in January behind Brandon Paul's 43 points.
Also included in the day's programming are the Lou Henson and Dick Butkus episodes of Big Ten Icons, the 2010 Big Ten Men's Gymnastics Championships won by the Fighting Illini, the 9-1 victory over Michigan State in the 2011 Big Ten Baseball Championship game and the 2012 Big Ten Basketball Report 2012 NBA Draft Preview show featuring Meyers Leonard.
The third and final day of Illinois-only programming this summer will be on July 17.
Below is a complete schedule the Big Ten Network on on June 26, 2012.
|Big Ten Network School Days - Illinois #2 (June 26, 2012)|
|5:30 am CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (MBK): Illinois 80, Ohio State 77 (1/6/2000)|
|7:30 am CT||Big Ten Icons: Lou Henson|
|8 am CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (MBK): Illinois 69, Indiana 67 (3/1/87)|
|10 am CT||Baseball: Big Ten Tournament Championship: Illinois 9, Michigan St. 1 (5/28/11)|
|1 pm CT||Men's Gymnastics: Illinois Wins 2010 Big Ten Championship|
|4 pm CT||Big Ten Football in 60: Illinois 48, Northwestern 27 at Wrigley Field (11/20/10)|
|5 pm CT||Football: 2010 Texas Bowl - Illinois 38, Baylor 14 (12/29/10)|
|7 pm CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (FB): Illinois 28, Ohio State 21 (11/10/2007)|
|9 pm CT||Big Ten Icons: Dick Butkus|
|9:30 pm CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (FB): Illinois 33, Penn State 28 (11/10/01)|
|11:30 pm CT||Big Ten Basketball Report: 2012 NBA Draft Preview (Meyers Leonard)|
|Midnight||B1G Classic (MBK): Illinois 79, Ohio State 74 (1/10/12)|
|2 am CT||Baseball: Big Ten Tournament Championship: Illinois 9, Michigan St. 1 (5/28/11)|