Game Facts Opponent: Illinois (6-2) Time: 9:05 PM TV: ESPN (Bonus: Erin Andrews will be in attendance) Opponent Blog: Hail to the Orange College Basketball Purdue's opponent gets no easier as they look to to get their season back on track against Illinois. Despite their 6 losses, they have a very talented team that is started to mesh together like they hoped it would. They're 4-1 in the Big Ten and their only loss came to #6 MSU. Regardless of how UI is playing, they always seem to give Purdue a tough game. Purdue's priorities should be no different than before any of their losses. Get Johnson going early (and out of foul trouble), limit turnovers, GET SOME BENCH PRODUCTION, and make your free throws. Oh also, GET SOME BENCH PRODUCTION!!!