With the college basketball regular season just one week away, more than half of the Big Ten’s 14 teams will be hosting exhibition games this weekend to ready themselves for the games that count.
Ohio State, Michigan, Penn State, Iowa, Maryland, Illinois, Northwestern and Indiana will all be hosting games against Division II or III competition beginning Friday, with tickets on sale and Big Ten Network-Plus broadcasting all games.
Here’s the weekend rundown (all times Eastern):
Penn State vs. Lock Haven — 6 p.m.
Michigan vs. Armstrong State — 7 p.m.
Northwestern vs. Illinois-Springfield — 8 p.m.
Illinois vs. Lewis — 8 p.m.
Iowa vs. Regis — 8:05 p.m.
Maryland vs. Catawba — 2 p.m.
Indiana vs. Bellarmine — 7 p.m.
Ohio State vs. Walsh — 4 p.m.