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    Illinois-Cincinnati Game Time Set
    Five of 12 game times are now set for 2013.

    Five of 12 game times are now set for 2013.

    June 7, 2013

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    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - ESPN announced today the addition of seven Big Ten Conference games to its broadcast schedule for the first three weeks of 2013, including the Sept. 7 game between Illinois and Cincinnati at Memorial Stadium. The Illini and Bearcats will start at 11 a.m. CT, with television on either ESPN2 or ESPNU.

    Illinois now has five of its 12 game times set for 2013, including home games against Cincinnati (Sept. 7 at 11 a.m.), Wisconsin (Oct. 19 at 7 p.m.) and Michigan State (Oct. 26 at 2:30 p.m.), the Chicago Homecoming game at Soldier Field (Sept. 14 at 5 p.m.) and one road game at Nebraska (Oct. 5 at 11 a.m.). The start time for the Aug. 31 season-opener against Southern Illinois is expected to be announced next week.

    The Fighting Illini will again play seven home games in 2013, including three in the month of September and a marquee Big Ten slate of Wisconsin, Michigan State, Ohio State and Northwestern. Season tickets can be purchased here for as low as $99.

    In addition to the exciting seven-game home slate, the Fighting Illini will also host the Chicago Homecoming game at historic Soldier Field in Chicago on Sept. 14 against Washington. Tickets for the Chicago Homecoming game start at $30 and are on sale now.

     Date Opponent Location Time TV
     Aug. 31 Southern Illinois Memorial Stadium TBA TBA
     Sept. 7 Cincinnati Memorial Stadium 11 am CT ESPN2/U
     Sept. 14 vs. Washington (Chicago Homecoming) Soldier Field, Chicago, Ill. 5 pm CT BTN
     Sept. 28 Miami (OH)   (Dad's Day) Memorial Stadium TBA TBA
     Oct. 5 at Nebraska Lincoln, Neb. 11 am CT TBA
     Oct. 19 Wisconsin Memorial Stadium 7 pm CT BTN
     Oct. 26 Michigan State  (Homecoming) Memorial Stadium 2:30 pm CT TBA
     Nov. 2 at Penn State University Park, Pa. TBA TBA
     Nov. 9 at Indiana Bloomington, Ind. TBA TBA
     Nov. 16 Ohio State Memorial Stadium TBA TBA
     Nov. 23 at Purdue West Lafayette, Ind. TBA TBA
     Nov. 30 Northwestern Memorial Stadium TBA TBA
     Dec. 7 at Big Ten Championship Game Indianapolis, Ind. TBA FOX

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