Look for 24 hour of Illini programming on the Big Ten Network on Tuesday, July 17. .
July 16, 2012
The third of three Illinois "School Days" on the Big Ten Network will be on Tuesday, July 17, featuring 24 hours of Fighting Illini programing.
Three episodes of the Big Ten's Greatest Games from the 1989 football and men's basketball seasons are a part of the day's programming. The 1989 games included are the 102-93 come-from-behind basketball win over Georgia Tech, the football win at No. 5 USC and the football win over Indiana when Mike Bellamy caught three touchdown passes from Jeff George and had a school record 170 return yards.
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, the come-from-behind win over Northwestern in 2011 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 Red Grange and Dick Butkus episodes of Big Ten Icons, the 2012 Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship over No. 3 Ohio State, the 2012 Big Ten Men's Golf Championship where the Illini won their fourth-consecutive title and University Showcase features on the Marching Illini and Illinois inventors.
Below is a complete schedule the Big Ten Network on on July 17, 2012.
|Big Ten Network School Days - Illinois #3 (July 17, 2012)|
|6 am CT||Big Ten Football in 60: Illinois 48, Northwestern 27 at Wrigley Field (11/20/10)|
|7 am CT||Football: 2010 Texas Bowl - Illinois 38, Baylor 14 (12/29/10)|
|9 am CT||2012 Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship: Illinois 4, Ohio State 3 (4/29/12)|
|10 am CT||Big Ten Icons: Dick Butkus|
|10:30 am CT||2012 Big Ten Men's Golf Championships: Illinois Four-Peat|
|11:30 am CT||Big Ten Icons: Red Grange|
|Noon CT||B1G Classic (MBK): Illinois 79, Ohio State 74 (1/10/12)|
|2 pm CT||University Showcase: The Marching Illini|
|2:30 pm CT||2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl: Illinois 20, UCLA 14 (12/31/2011)|
|4:30 pm CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (FB): Illinois 14, USC 13 (9/4/89)|
|6:30 pm CT||University Showcase: Illinois Inventors|
|7 pm CT||Big Ten Game of the Week 2011 (FB): Illinois 38, Northwestern 35 (10/1/11)|
|9 pm CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (FB): Illinois 41, Indiana 28 (11/18/89)|
|11 pm CT||Big Ten's Greatest Games (MBK): Illinois 103, Georgia Tech 92 (1/22/89)|
|1 am CT||Big Ten Football in 60: Illinois 48, Northwestern 27 at Wrigley Field (11/20/10)|
|2 am CT||Football: 2010 Texas Bowl - Illinois 38, Baylor 14 (12/29/10)|
|4 am CT||2012 Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship: Illinois 4, Ohio State 3 (4/29/12)|