Coppin-Illinois To Air Sunday Night on ESPNU

December 09, 2011 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE — The Coppin State men’s basketball at Illinois on Sunday (Dec. 11) will be televised live on ESPNU and ESPN3 the network announced.

The Eagles will meet the 24th-ranked Fighting Illini at 8 p.m. in Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill.

Coppin State, which is 3-4 overall, will bring a two-game winning streak into the contest having defeated West Virginia Tech and Rio Grande in its last two games.

Illinois is currently ranked 24th in the Associated Press Top 25 and is undefeated on the season with a 9-0 mark.

This will mark the fourth all-time meeting between the Eagles and the Fighting Illini with Illinois having won all three of the previous games.