Tip time set for Wisconsin-Purdue game on March 2 announced
The tip-off time for the March 2 game between No. 23 Wisconsin and Purdue has been announced.
Next Tuesday, the Badgers and Boilermakers will have a 9 p.m. ET start time with the game airing on either ESPN or ESPN 2. The contest is scheduled to be played at Mackey Arena in West Lafayette.
The March 2 meeting is the only head-to-head contest scheduled for the regular season between the two teams.
🚨 SCHEDULE NOTE 🚨
The March 2 home contest against Wisconsin will tip at 9 p.m. ET, and be televised by either ESPN or ESPN2.
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Purdue currently has just three games left on the schedule, a road trip to Penn State on Friday before returning home to play Wisconsin and Indiana at home. The Boilers are 15-8 on the season with a 10-6 mark in B1G play.
Wisconsin also has three games remaining on the docket, but will have to play two currently-ranked teams in those final games. The Badgers host No. 5 Illinois before back-to-back road games against Purdue and No. 9 Iowa. They are 10-7 in league games with an overall record of 16-8.