CHAMPAIGN - Illinois (19-14) earned a No. 2 seed in the 2014 National Invitation Tournament and will face No. 7 seed Boston University (24-10) in the first round on Wednesday, March 19, at 6 p.m. CT. The game will be broadcast by ESPN2.
Despite having a higher seed, the Fighting Illini will hit the road to face the Terriers at Agganis Arena in Boston due to renovations taking place at State Farm Center in Champaign.