The most important month of the college basketball regular season is here. This is the time when conference races start heating up and teams need to boost their NCAA Tournament resumés with signature wins.

For B1G basketball connoisseurs, this weekend has plenty of action. The first weekend of February tips off an exciting month with 5 scheduled matchups on Saturday and 2 more on Sunday.

It should be a fun weekend of hoops in the league.

Here’s a look at the schedule for this weekend, with every team in the conference set to play (at least for now):

Saturday, Feb. 5 

#18 Illinois vs. Indiana (12 p.m. ET, ESPN)

Northwestern vs. Nebraska (1 p.m. ET, BTN)

Michigan vs. #4 Purdue (2:30 p.m. ET, FOX)

#13 Michigan State vs. Rutgers (4 p.m. ET, FS1)

Penn State vs. #11 Wisconsin (6 p.m. ET, BTN)

Sunday, Feb. 6

Maryland vs. #16 Ohio State (1 p.m. ET, CBS)

Minnesota vs. Iowa (4:30 p.m. ET, BTN)