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Big Ten Announces Start Times and Television Designations for Men’s Basketball Conference Schedule and Select Non-Conference Games

All 126 conference games to be broadcast nationally for 11th consecutive season

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten announced the start times and television designations for the 2017-18 men’s basketball conference schedule on Thursday, which includes all 126 contests set to be broadcast nationally for the 11th consecutive season. In addition, the conference revealed tip times and network assignments for select non-conference games.

For the first time in conference history, the Big Ten will feature four major media partners: BTN, CBS Sports, ESPN and FOX Sports.

National television coverage for the conference schedule will begin on Friday, Dec. 1, with a doubleheader set to air on BTN. Maryland will host reigning Big Ten champion Purdue, while Illinois will visit Northwestern.

The first Big Ten games airing on CBS Sports and FOX will be played on Saturday, Dec. 2. The Indiana at Michigan contest will be carried by CBS, while FOX will air the Ohio State at Wisconsin game. The Badgers will visit Penn State on Monday, Dec. 4 on ESPN2, the first conference game to telecast on an ESPN network.

BTN will air the first 10 games of the 2018 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York (Feb. 28-March 4), while CBS Sports will carry the semifinals and championship game for the 21st season, dating back to the tournament’s inception in 1998.

Start times and television designations for the 2017 Gavitt Tipoff Games and 19th annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge will be announced at a later date. The Gavitt Games will be carried on BTN or FS1, while all 14 games of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge will air on an ESPN network.

The 2017-18 Big Ten men’s basketball games set to appear on BTN, CBS Sports, an ESPN network, FOX, FS1 or BTN Plus appear below and are attached as a PDF.

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2017-18 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Start Times and Television Designations (as of Sept. 7, 2017)

Date Matchup Time TV
Friday, Nov. 10 Campbell at Penn State 4 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 Indiana State at Indiana 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 Maryland vs. Stony Brook [1] 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 CCNY at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 Robert Morris at Ohio State 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 South Carolina State at Wisconsin 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 Southern at Illinois 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 North Florida at Michigan State 8 p.m. BTN
Friday, Nov. 10 USC Upstate at Minnesota 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 SIU-Edwardsville at Purdue 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 Loyola (Md.) at Northwestern 8:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 10 Chicago State at Iowa 9 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Nov. 11 North Florida at Michigan 7:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Nov. 11 Eastern Illinois at Nebraska TBD BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 12 Radford at Ohio State 2:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 12 Central Connecticut State at Rutgers 2:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 12 Alabama State at Iowa 4 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 12 Chicago State at Purdue 4 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Nov. 12 Fairleigh Dickinson at Penn State 5 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 12 Tennessee-Martin at Illinois 6 p.m. ESPNU
Sunday, Nov. 12 Maryland-Eastern Shore at Maryland 6 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 12 Yale at Wisconsin 6 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Nov. 12 Howard at Indiana 8 p.m. BTN
Monday, Nov. 13 Central Michigan at Michigan 7 p.m. BTN
Monday, Nov. 13 North Texas at Nebraska 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Monday, Nov. 13 St. Peter’s at Northwestern 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Tuesday, Nov. 14 Michigan State vs. Duke [2] 7 p.m. ESPN
Tuesday, Nov. 14 Cleveland State at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Nov. 15 Montana at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Nov. 15 Niagara at Minnesota 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Thursday, Nov. 16 Southern Mississippi at Michigan 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Thursday, Nov. 16 Texas Southern at Ohio State 7 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Nov. 16 Grambling State at Iowa 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 17 Columbia at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Nov. 18 Fairfield at Purdue 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Nov. 18 Bucknell at Maryland TBD BTN or BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 19 Coppin State at Rutgers 12:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 19 North Dakota at Nebraska 2 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Nov. 19 Northeastern at Ohio State 2 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 19 Stony Brook at Michigan State 4 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Nov. 19 Western Carolina at Minnesota 4:30 p.m. FS1
Sunday, Nov. 19 Marshall at Illinois 5 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Nov. 19 South Florida at Indiana 6 p.m. BTN
Monday, Nov. 20 Jackson State at Maryland 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Nov. 21 Bryant at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Tuesday, Nov. 21 Alabama A&M at Minnesota 8 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Nov. 22 Augustana (Ill.) at Illinois 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Wednesday, Nov. 22 Arkansas State at Indiana 7 p.m. BTN
Friday, Nov. 24 East Carolina at Rutgers 1 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 24 Oral Roberts at Penn State 3 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 24 Eastern Michigan at Indiana 4:30 p.m. BTN
Friday, Nov. 24 North Carolina Central at Illinois 7:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 24 Sacred Heart at Northwestern 8:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Nov. 24 Milwaukee at Wisconsin 9 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Nov. 26 UC-Riverside at Michigan 4 p.m. FS1
Friday, Dec. 1 Purdue at Maryland 7 p.m. BTN
Friday, Dec. 1 Illinois at Northwestern 9 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 2 Indiana at Michigan 12:30 p.m. CBS Sports
Saturday, Dec. 2 Penn State at Iowa 5 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 2 Ohio State at Wisconsin 5 p.m. FOX
Sunday, Dec. 3 Northwestern at Purdue 4 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Dec. 3 Nebraska at Michigan State 4:30 p.m. FS1
Sunday, Dec. 3 Rutgers at Minnesota 6 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Dec. 3 Maryland at Illinois 8 p.m. BTN
Monday, Dec. 4 Michigan at Ohio State 6:30 p.m. FS1
Monday, Dec. 4 Wisconsin at Penn State 7 p.m. ESPN2
Monday, Dec. 4 Iowa at Indiana 8 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Dec. 5 Michigan State at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Dec. 5 Minnesota at Nebraska 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Dec. 6 Austin Peay at Illinois 8 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Dec. 7 Valparaiso at Purdue 6:30 p.m. FS1
Thursday, Dec. 7 Ohio at Maryland 7 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Dec. 7 NJIT at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Dec. 9 UCLA at Michigan Noon CBS Sports
Saturday, Dec. 9 William & Mary at Ohio State Noon BTN Plus
Saturday, Dec. 9 Gardner-Webb at Maryland 12:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Dec. 9 Marquette at Wisconsin Noon or 2 p.m. FOX or FS1
Saturday, Dec. 9 George Washington at Penn State 4 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 9 Southern Utah at Michigan State 6 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 9 Fairleigh Dickinson at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Sunday, Dec. 10 Southern at Iowa 5 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Dec. 10 IUPUI at Purdue 7 p.m. BTN
Monday, Dec. 11 Chicago State at Northwestern 7 p.m. FS1
Monday, Dec. 11 Drake at Minnesota 8 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Dec. 12 Catholic at Maryland 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Tuesday, Dec. 12 Fordham at Rutgers 7 p.m. ESPNU
Wednesday, Dec. 13 Longwood at Illinois 8 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Dec. 13 Western Kentucky at Wisconsin 8 p.m. FS1
Thursday, Dec. 14 Valparaiso at Northwestern 8 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 16 Seton Hall at Rutgers Noon BTN
Saturday, Dec. 16 Iowa vs. Drake [3] 2 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 16 Appalachian State at Ohio State 6 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 16 Illinois vs. New Mexico State [4] 8 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 16 Kansas at Nebraska 8 p.m. FS1
Monday, Dec. 18 Houston Baptist at Michigan State 6 p.m. BTN
Monday, Dec. 18 IPFW at Indiana 8 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Dec. 19 The Citadel at Ohio State 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Dec. 19 Binghamton at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Tuesday, Dec. 19 Lewis at Northwestern 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Tuesday, Dec. 19 Southern Utah at Iowa 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Dec. 20 UTSA at Nebraska 8 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Dec. 21 Tennessee State at Purdue 6 p.m. BTN Plus
Thursday, Dec. 21 Fairleigh Dickinson at Maryland 7 p.m. ESPNU
Thursday, Dec. 21 Long Beach State at Michigan State 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Thursday, Dec. 21 Tennessee Tech at Indiana 8 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Dec. 21 Oral Roberts at Minnesota 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Thursday, Dec. 21 Alabama A&M at Michigan 9 p.m. ESPNU
Friday, Dec. 22 Rider at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN
Friday, Dec. 22 Stony Brook at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Dec. 22 Delaware State at Nebraska 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Dec. 22 Iowa vs. Colorado [5] 9 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 23 Ohio State vs. North Carolina [6] 1:30 p.m. CBS Sports
Saturday, Dec. 23 Florida Atlantic at Minnesota 3:30 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 23 Green Bay at Wisconsin 5:30 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Dec. 27 Chicago State at Wisconsin 9 p.m. ESPNU
Thursday, Dec. 28 Hartford at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Dec. 29 Cleveland State at Michigan State 6 p.m. BTN
Friday, Dec. 29 Youngstown State at Indiana 8 p.m. BTN
Friday, Dec. 29 Northern Illinois at Iowa 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Friday, Dec. 29 UMBC at Maryland 8 p.m. FS1
Friday, Dec. 29 Stetson at Nebraska 8 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Dec. 30 Miami (Ohio) at Ohio State Noon ESPNU
Saturday, Dec. 30 Harvard at Minnesota 2 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 30 Coppin State at Penn State 2 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Dec. 30 Grand Canyon at Illinois 4 p.m. BTN Plus
Saturday, Dec. 30 UMass-Lowell at Wisconsin 4 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 30 Brown at Northwestern TBD FS1
Saturday, Dec. 30 Jacksonville at Michigan 6 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Dec. 30 Lipscomb at Purdue 8 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Dec. 31 Savannah State at Michigan State Noon BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 2 Michigan at Iowa 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Tuesday, Jan. 2 Penn State at Maryland 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 2 Indiana at Wisconsin 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Tuesday, Jan. 2 Nebraska at Northwestern 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 3 Rutgers at Purdue 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 3 Illinois at Minnesota 9 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Jan. 4 Ohio State at Iowa 7 p.m. ESPNU
Thursday, Jan. 4 Maryland at Michigan State 8 p.m. FS1
Friday, Jan. 5 Wisconsin at Rutgers 7 p.m. ESPN2
Friday, Jan. 5 Northwestern at Penn State 8 p.m. FS1
Saturday, Jan. 6 Illinois at Michigan Noon BTN
Saturday, Jan. 6 Nebraska at Purdue 2:15 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Jan. 6 Indiana at Minnesota 5:15 p.m. ESPN2
Sunday, Jan. 7 Michigan State at Ohio State 1:30 or 4:30 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, Jan. 7 Iowa at Maryland 8 p.m. FS1
Tuesday, Jan. 9 Penn State at Indiana 6:30 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 9 Wisconsin at Nebraska 8:30 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 9 Purdue at Michigan 9 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Wednesday, Jan. 10 Rutgers at Michigan State 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 10 Minnesota at Northwestern 9 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Jan. 11 Maryland at Ohio State 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Thursday, Jan. 11 Iowa at Illinois 8 p.m. FS1
Friday, Jan. 12 Nebraska at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Jan. 13 Michigan at Michigan State Noon FOX
Saturday, Jan. 13 Purdue at Minnesota Noon ESPN2
Sunday, Jan. 14 Northwestern at Indiana 1:30 or 4:30 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, Jan. 14 Ohio State at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN
Monday, Jan. 15 Maryland at Michigan 6:30 p.m. FS1
Monday, Jan. 15 Minnesota at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN
Monday, Jan. 15 Illinois at Nebraska 9 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 16 Wisconsin at Purdue 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Wednesday, Jan. 17 Iowa at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 17 Ohio State at Northwestern 9 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Jan. 18 Minnesota at Maryland 8:30 p.m. FS1
Thursday, Jan. 18 Michigan at Nebraska 9 p.m. BTN
Friday, Jan. 19 Indiana at Michigan State 7 p.m. FS1
Friday, Jan. 19 Illinois at Wisconsin 9 p.m. FS1
Saturday, Jan. 20 Purdue at Iowa Noon ESPN or ESPN2
Saturday, Jan. 20 Ohio State vs. Minnesota [7] Noon BTN
Saturday, Jan. 20 Penn State at Northwestern 2 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Jan. 21 Rutgers at Michigan Noon BTN
Monday, Jan. 22 Maryland at Indiana 7 p.m. FS1
Monday, Jan. 22 Nebraska at Ohio State 8 p.m. BTN
Monday, Jan. 22 Michigan State at Illinois 9 p.m. FS1
Tuesday, Jan. 23 Wisconsin at Iowa 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Tuesday, Jan. 23 Northwestern at Minnesota 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 24 Nebraska at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 24 Indiana at Illinois 9 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Jan. 25 Michigan at Purdue 7 p.m. ESPN2
Thursday, Jan. 25 Penn State at Ohio State 8 p.m. BTN
Friday, Jan. 26 Wisconsin at Michigan State 8 p.m. FS1
Saturday, Jan. 27 Rutgers at Penn State 4 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Jan. 27 Iowa at Nebraska 8 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Jan. 28 Michigan State at Maryland 1 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, Jan. 28 Purdue at Indiana 3:30 p.m. FOX
Monday, Jan. 29 Northwestern at Michigan 7 p.m. FS1
Monday, Jan. 29 Nebraska at Wisconsin 9 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 30 Rutgers at Illinois 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Jan. 30 Indiana at Ohio State 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Tuesday, Jan. 30 Minnesota at Iowa 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 31 Penn State at Michigan State 6:30 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Jan. 31 Maryland at Purdue 8:30 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Feb. 1 Northwestern at Wisconsin 8:30 p.m. FS1
Saturday, Feb. 3 Minnesota at Michigan 2:30 p.m. FOX
Saturday, Feb. 3 Purdue at Rutgers 4 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Feb. 3 Michigan State at Indiana 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Saturday, Feb. 3 Iowa at Penn State 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Feb. 4 Illinois at Ohio State Noon FS1
Sunday, Feb. 4 Wisconsin at Maryland 1 p.m. CBS Sports
Monday, Feb. 5 Indiana at Rutgers 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Feb. 6 Michigan at Northwestern 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Feb. 6 Michigan State at Iowa 9 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Tuesday, Feb. 6 Nebraska at Minnesota 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 7 Maryland at Penn State 6:30 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 7 Ohio State at Purdue 8:30 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Feb. 8 Wisconsin at Illinois 9 p.m. BTN
Friday, Feb. 9 Minnesota at Indiana 7:30 p.m. FS1
Saturday, Feb. 10 Northwestern at Maryland Noon ESPN or ESPN2
Saturday, Feb. 10 Rutgers at Nebraska 4 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Feb. 10 Purdue at Michigan State 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Saturday, Feb. 10 Iowa at Ohio State 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Feb. 11 Michigan at Wisconsin 1 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, Feb. 11 Penn State at Illinois 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Feb. 13 Maryland at Nebraska 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Feb. 13 Northwestern at Rutgers 9 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Feb. 13 Michigan State at Minnesota 9 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Wednesday, Feb. 14 Iowa at Michigan 6:30 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 14 Illinois at Indiana 8:30 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Feb. 15 Purdue at Wisconsin 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Thursday, Feb. 15 Ohio State at Penn State 8 p.m. BTN
Saturday, Feb. 17 Indiana at Iowa 2 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Saturday, Feb. 17 Michigan State at Northwestern 2 p.m. FOX
Saturday, Feb. 17 Rutgers at Maryland 8 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Feb. 18 Ohio State at Michigan 1 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, Feb. 18 Nebraska at Illinois 3:30 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Feb. 18 Penn State at Purdue 8 p.m. BTN
Monday, Feb. 19 Maryland at Northwestern 7 p.m. FS1
Monday, Feb. 19 Minnesota at Wisconsin 9 p.m. FS1
Tuesday, Feb. 20 Illinois at Michigan State 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Tuesday, Feb. 20 Rutgers at Ohio State 7 p.m. BTN
Tuesday, Feb. 20 Indiana at Nebraska 9 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 21 Michigan at Penn State 7 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 21 Iowa at Minnesota 9 p.m. BTN
Thursday, Feb. 22 Purdue at Illinois 7 p.m. FS1
Thursday, Feb. 22 Wisconsin at Northwestern 7 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Friday, Feb. 23 Ohio State at Indiana 8 p.m. FS1
Saturday, Feb. 24 Michigan at Maryland Noon ESPN or ESPN2
Sunday, Feb. 25 Michigan State at Wisconsin 1 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, Feb. 25 Illinois at Rutgers 3 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Feb. 25 Minnesota at Purdue 4 p.m. FS1
Sunday, Feb. 25 Penn State at Nebraska 5:15 p.m. BTN
Sunday, Feb. 25 Northwestern at Iowa 7:30 p.m. BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 28 Big Ten Tournament Game #1 [8] TBD BTN
Wednesday, Feb. 28 Big Ten Tournament Game #2 [8] TBD BTN
Thursday, March 1 Big Ten Tournament Game #3 [8] Noon BTN
Thursday, March 1 Big Ten Tournament Game #4 [8] 2:30 p.m. BTN
Thursday, March 1 Big Ten Tournament Game #5 [8] 6:30 p.m. BTN
Thursday, March 1 Big Ten Tournament Game #6 [8] 9 p.m. BTN
Friday, March 2 Big Ten Tournament Game #7 {8] Noon BTN
Friday, March 2 Big Ten Tournament Game #8 [8] 2:30 p.m. BTN
Friday, March 2 Big Ten Tournament Game #9 [8] 6:30 p.m. BTN
Friday, March 2 Big Ten Tournament Game #10 [8] 9 p.m. BTN
Saturday, March 3 Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #1 [8] 2 p.m. CBS Sports
Saturday, March 3 Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #2 [8] 4:30 p.m. CBS Sports
Sunday, March 4 Big Ten Tournament Championship [8] 4:30 p.m. CBS Sports

KEY

[1] Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, N.Y.

[2] Champions Classic (United Center, Chicago, Ill.)

[3] Big Four Classic (Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, Iowa)

[4] United Center, Chicago, Ill.

[5] Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, S.D.

[6] CBS Sports Classic (Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, La.)

[7] Super Saturday – College Hoops & Hockey (Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.)

[8] Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.

All times Eastern and subject to change