IU men’s basketball announced its 2021-21 Big Ten conference schedule Wednesday afternoon, beginning with IU playing Northwestern on Dec. 23 in Assembly Hall.
IU will play seven home and away games against Northwestern (Dec. 23 and Feb. 10), Illinois (Dec. 26 and Feb. 2), Purdue (Jan. 14 and March 6), Michigan State (Jan. 17 and February 20), Iowa (Jan. 21 and Feb. 7), Rutgers (Jan. 24 and Feb. 24) and Michigan (Jan. 30 and Feb. 27).
IU will only play Penn State (Dec. 30), Maryland (Jan. 4) and Minnesota (Feb. 17) at home this season.
IU will also face Wisconsin (Jan. 7), Nebraska (Jan. 10) and Ohio State (Feb. 13) all on the road.
The Hoosiers' finalized 27-game schedule is as follows:
Nov. 25: versus Tennessee Technological University
Nov. 30: versus Providence College (Maui Invitational)
Dec. 1: versus University of Texas or Davidson College (Maui Invitational)
Dec. 2: TBD (Maui Invitational)
Dec. 9: at Florida State University
Dec. 13: versus University of North Alabama
Dec. 19: versus Butler (Crossroads Classic at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis)
Dec. 23: versus Northwestern
Dec. 26: at Illinois
Dec. 30: versus Penn State
Jan. 4: versus Maryland
Jan. 7: at Wisconsin
Jan. 10: at Nebraska
Jan. 14: versus Purdue
Jan. 17: at Michigan State
Jan. 21: at Iowa
Jan. 24: versus Rutgers
Jan. 30: at Michigan
Feb. 2: versus Illinois
Feb. 7: versus Iowa
Feb. 10: at Northwestern
Feb. 13: at Ohio State
Feb. 17: versus Minnesota
Feb. 20: versus Michigan State
Feb. 24: at Rutgers
Feb. 27: versus Michigan
March 6: at Purdue