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Tuesday, December 5th, 2023

BIG TEN MEN’S BASKETBALL DOUBLEHEADER TONIGHT FEATURES WISCONSIN VS. MICHIGAN STATE AND INDIANA VS. MICHIGAN LIVE EXCLUSIVELY ON PEACOCK

B1G College Countdown Pregame Coverage Begins at 6:30 p.m. ET on Peacock

Tonight’s Doubleheader Kicks Off Peacock’s Big Ten Conference Play Schedule

Peacock’s Exclusive Big Ten Men’s Basketball Schedule Features 30+ Games Streaming Live this Season

Eligible Students Can Sign-Up to Receive Special Peacock Student Discount Offer for $1.99/Month

STAMFORD, Conn. – Dec. 5, 2023 – Peacock’s exclusive slate of Big Ten men’s basketball – featuring 30+ games streaming live this season – continues tonight with a doubleheader featuring Wisconsin vs. Michigan State (7 p.m. ET) and Indiana vs. Michigan (9 p.m. ET).

Coverage begins tonight with the B1G College Countdown pregame show at 6:30 p.m. ET on Peacock, featuring host Ahmed Fareed alongside analysts Josh Pastner and Matt McCall.

Tonight’s doubleheader tips off Peacock’s Big Ten conference play schedule.

7 p.m. ET: Wisconsin vs. Michigan State

Wisconsin (6-2) has won five consecutive games, including a 75-64 victory over AP-ranked No. 3 Marquette on Saturday. Junior guard Max Klesmit led the Badgers with 21 points in the win.

Michigan State (4-3) defeated Georgia State, 85-55, in their most recent game on Nov. 28. Senior guard Tyson Walker leads the Spartans averaging 20.5 points per game, ranking third in the Big Ten this season.

Tonight’s game marks the first Big Ten matchup of the season for both Wisconsin and Michigan State.

Calling Wisconsin-Michigan State from the Breslin Center in East Lansing, Mich., are NBC Sports’ Noah Eagle (play-by-play) and Robbie Hummel (analyst), a three-time First-Team All-Big Ten honoree at Purdue from 2007-12.

9 p.m. ET: Indiana vs. Michigan

Indiana (6-1) has won three consecutive games after defeating Maryland, 65-53, on Friday, Dec. 1, as sophomore center Kel’el Ware paced the Hoosiers with a double-double (18 points and 14 rebounds).

Michigan (4-4) looks to rebound from an 86-83 overtime loss at Oregon on Saturday as the Ducks hit a game-winning three pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in OT. Wolverines sophomore guard Dug McDaniel scored a game-high 33 points in the loss.

Jac Collinsworth (play-by-play) will call tonight’s game from the Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich., alongside analyst Stephen Bardo.

Tonight’s Big Ten Men’s Basketball Games Exclusively on Peacock:

Time (ET) Game Commentators
6:30 p.m. B1G College Countdown Ahmed Fareed, Matt McCall, Josh Pastner
7 p.m. Wisconsin vs. Michigan State Noah Eagle, Robbie Hummel
9 p.m. Indiana vs. Michigan Jac Collinsworth, Stephen Bardo

 

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PEACOCK’S REMAINING EXCLUSIVE SCHEDULE FOR THE 2023-24 BIG TEN MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON:

Date Time (ET) Matchup
Tues., Dec. 5 7 p.m. Wisconsin vs. Michigan State
Tues., Dec. 5 9 p.m. Indiana vs. Michigan
Sat., Dec. 16 4:30 p.m. Arizona vs. Purdue
Thurs., Dec. 21 7 p.m. LeMoyne vs. Penn State
Fri., Dec. 29 7 p.m. Maine vs. Minnesota
Fri., Dec. 29 8 p.m. Jackson State vs. Northwestern
Tues., Jan. 2 7 p.m. Purdue vs. Maryland
Thurs., Jan. 4 7 p.m. Penn State vs. Michigan State
Thurs., Jan. 4 9 p.m. Minnesota vs. Michigan
Tues., Jan. 9 7 p.m. Indiana vs. Rutgers
Tues., Jan. 9 9 p.m. Purdue vs. Nebraska
Tues., Jan. 16 7 p.m. Purdue vs. Indiana
Tues., Jan 23 7 p.m. Ohio State vs. Nebraska
Tues., Jan 23 9 p.m. Michigan vs. Purdue
Tues., Jan. 30 7 p.m. Illinois vs. Ohio State
Tues., Jan. 30 9 p.m. Michigan vs. Michigan State
Tues., Feb. 6 7 p.m. Indiana vs. Ohio State
Tues., Feb. 6 9 p.m. Michigan State vs. Minnesota
Tues., Feb. 13 7 p.m. Michigan vs. Illinois
Tues., Feb. 13 9 p.m. Ohio State vs. Wisconsin
Tues., Feb. 20 7 p.m. Iowa vs. Michigan State
Tues., Feb. 20 9 p.m. Maryland vs. Wisconsin
Tues., Feb. 27 7 p.m. Wisconsin vs. Indiana
Tues., Mar. 5 7 p.m. Purdue vs. Illinois
Wed., Mar. 13 6:30 p.m. Big Ten Tournament
Wed., Mar. 13 9 p.m. Big Ten Tournament

 

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