Big Ten basketball schedule for Sunday, February 20, 2022
The Big Ten weekend basketball slate wraps up with 2 games on Sunday, featuring a pair of ranked teams.
In the early game, No. 15 Wisconsin hosts Michigan. The Badgers won last time out, notching a 74-69 road win at Indiana. With an 11-4 record in conference play, Wisconsin is just half a game back of Purdue and Illinois in the B1G standings. The Wolverines have won 8 of their last 10 games, including an 84-79 victory at Iowa on Thursday night. UM is 8-6 in conference play after starting 0-4.
It is Purdue’s turn to face red-hot Rutgers. The Scarlet Knights enter Sunday on a 4-game streak of wins over ranked B1G opponents (Michigan State, Ohio State, Wisconsin, Illinois). Purdue is 23-4 overall, on a 2-game winning streak with victories over Maryland and Northwestern. Back in December, Ron Harper Jr.’s buzzer-beater lifted Rutgers over Purdue 70-68.
B1G basketball games (Sunday, February 20)
- Michigan (14-10, 8-6) at No. 15 Wisconsin (20-5, 11-4), 1 p.m. ET, CBS
- Rutgers (16-9, 10-5) at No. 5 Purdue (23-4, 12-4), 5:30 p.m. ET, FOX Sports 1