Schedule BTN Illini School Day #3 - 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.