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ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten announced its 2019-20 men’s basketball conference schedule Friday. The conference season begins on Dec. 6 and culminates with the 23rd annual Big Ten Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis from March 11-15. For the second-consecutive year, teams will compete in a 20-game conference schedule, playing seven teams both home and away and six teams once (three home and three away).

The Big Ten schedule gets underway with all 14 teams playing one conference home and road game between Dec. 6 and Dec. 18. The conference season starts on Friday, Dec. 6 as Michigan will host Iowa. The conference season will resume on Thursday, Jan. 2, and conclude on Sunday, March 8.

The Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament will be held in Indianapolis for the 11th time. All 14 teams will advance to the tournament, with two first-round games slated for Wednesday, March 11. The top four teams will receive first- and second-round byes and advance to the quarterfinals on Friday, March 13.

Television designations and tip times for the Big Ten men’s basketball conference schedule and Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament will be announced at a later date. For the third-consecutive season, the conference will feature games broadcast by four national television partners: BTN, CBS Sports, ESPN and FOX Sports.

The complete 2019-20 Big Ten men’s basketball conference schedule can be found below and on the attached PDF.

As a reminder, Big Ten Men’s Basketball Media Day will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at the Hilton Rosemont in Rosemont, Ill. To apply for credentials, please visit: http://www.sportssystems.com/bigten/MBBmediaday



Friday, December 6

Iowa at Michigan

Saturday, December 7

Illinois at Maryland

Penn State at Ohio State

Indiana at Wisconsin

Sunday, December 8

Rutgers at Michigan State

Northwestern at Purdue

Monday, December 9

Minnesota at Iowa

Tuesday, December 10

Maryland at Penn State

Wednesday, December 11

Michigan at Illinois

Wisconsin at Rutgers

Friday, December 13

Nebraska at Indiana

Sunday, December 15

Ohio State at Minnesota

Purdue at Nebraska

Wednesday, December 18

Michigan State at Northwestern


Thursday, January 2

Illinois at Michigan State

Minnesota at Purdue

Friday, January 3

Rutgers at Nebraska

Wisconsin at Ohio State

Saturday, January 4

Indiana at Maryland

Iowa at Penn State (at The Palestra, Philadelphia, Pa.)

Sunday, January 5

Purdue at Illinois

Michigan at Michigan State

Northwestern at Minnesota

Tuesday, January 7

Ohio State at Maryland

Iowa at Nebraska

Penn State at Rutgers

Wednesday, January 8

Northwestern at Indiana

Illinois at Wisconsin

Thursday, January 9

Purdue at Michigan

Minnesota at Michigan State

Friday, January 10

Maryland at Iowa

Saturday, January 11

Rutgers at Illinois

Ohio State at Indiana

Nebraska at Northwestern

Wisconsin at Penn State

Sunday, January 12

Michigan at Minnesota

Michigan State at Purdue

Tuesday, January 14

Iowa at Northwestern

Nebraska at Ohio State

Maryland at Wisconsin

Wednesday, January 15

Penn State at Minnesota

Indiana at Rutgers

Friday, January 17

Michigan at Iowa

Wisconsin at Michigan State

Saturday, January 18

Northwestern at Illinois

Purdue at Maryland

Indiana at Nebraska

Ohio State at Penn State

Sunday, January 19

Minnesota at Rutgers

Tuesday, January 21

Maryland at Northwestern

Illinois at Purdue

Nebraska at Wisconsin

Wednesday, January 22

Rutgers at Iowa

Penn State at Michigan

Thursday, January 23

Michigan State at Indiana

Minnesota at Ohio State

Friday, January 24

Wisconsin at Purdue

Saturday, January 25

Illinois at Michigan

Nebraska at Rutgers

Sunday, January 26

Maryland at Indiana

Michigan State at Minnesota

Ohio State at Northwestern

Monday, January 27

Wisconsin at Iowa

Tuesday, January 28

Michigan at Nebraska

Purdue at Rutgers

Wednesday, January 29

Northwestern at Michigan State

Indiana at Penn State

Thursday, January 30

Minnesota at Illinois

Iowa at Maryland


Saturday, February 1

Rutgers at Michigan (Super Saturday at Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.)

Penn State at Nebraska

Purdue at Northwestern

Indiana at Ohio State

Michigan State at Wisconsin

Sunday, February 2

Illinois at Iowa

Tuesday, February 4

Rutgers at Maryland

Ohio State at Michigan

Penn State at Michigan State

Wednesday, February 5

Wisconsin at Minnesota

Iowa at Purdue

Friday, February 7

Maryland at Illinois

Saturday, February 8

Purdue at Indiana

Nebraska at Iowa

Michigan State at Michigan

Minnesota at Penn State

Sunday, February 9

Northwestern at Rutgers

Ohio State at Wisconsin

Tuesday, February 11

Michigan State at Illinois

Nebraska at Maryland

Penn State at Purdue

Wednesday, February 12

Michigan at Northwestern

Rutgers at Ohio State

Thursday, February 13

Iowa at Indiana

Saturday, February 15

Maryland at Michigan State

Wisconsin at Nebraska

Purdue at Ohio State

Northwestern at Penn State

Illinois at Rutgers

Sunday, February 16

Indiana at Michigan

Iowa at Minnesota

Tuesday, February 18

Northwestern at Maryland

Illinois at Penn State

Purdue at Wisconsin

Wednesday, February 19

Indiana at Minnesota

Michigan at Rutgers

Thursday, February 20

Ohio State at Iowa

Michigan State at Nebraska

Saturday, February 22

Michigan at Purdue

Sunday, February 23

Penn State at Indiana

Minnesota at Northwestern

Maryland at Ohio State

Rutgers at Wisconsin

Monday, February 24

Nebraska at Illinois

Tuesday, February 25

Iowa at Michigan State

Wednesday, February 26

Maryland at Minnesota

Rutgers at Penn State

Thursday, February 27

Wisconsin at Michigan

Ohio State at Nebraska

Illinois at Northwestern

Indiana at Purdue

Saturday, February 29

Penn State at Iowa

Michigan State at Maryland


Sunday, March 1

Indiana at Illinois

Northwestern at Nebraska

Michigan at Ohio State

Minnesota at Wisconsin

Tuesday, March 3

Purdue at Iowa

Michigan State at Penn State

Maryland at Rutgers

Wednesday, March 4

Minnesota at Indiana

Northwestern at Wisconsin

Thursday, March 5

Nebraska at Michigan

Illinois at Ohio State

Saturday, March 7

Wisconsin at Indiana

Penn State at Northwestern

Rutgers at Purdue

Sunday, March 8

Iowa at Illinois

Michigan at Maryland

Ohio State at Michigan State

Nebraska at Minnesota

2020 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament (Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Ind.)

Wednesday, March 11

Big Ten Tournament Game #1

Big Ten Tournament Game #2

Thursday, March 12

Big Ten Tournament Game #3

Big Ten Tournament Game #4

Big Ten Tournament Game #5

Big Ten Tournament Game #6

Friday, March 13

Big Ten Tournament Game #7

Big Ten Tournament Game #8

Big Ten Tournament Game #9

Big Ten Tournament Game #10

Saturday, March 14

Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #1

Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #2

Sunday, March 15

Big Ten Tournament Championship

All dates subject to change.

Times and TV designations to be announced at a later date.