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Tuesday, February 20th, 2024

CAITLIN CLARK AND NO. 4 IOWA VISIT NO. 14 INDIANA THIS THURSDAY AT 8 P.M. ET, HEADLINING BIG TEN BASKETBALL ON PEACOCK THIS WEEK

Big Ten Men’s Basketball Doubleheader Tonight on Peacock: B1G College Countdown Pregame Coverage Begins at 6:30 p.m. ET followed by Iowa at Michigan State (7 p.m. ET) and Maryland-Wisconsin (9 p.m. ET)

Big Ten Women’s Basketball on Peacock Continues Thursday as Women’s NCAA All-Time Scoring Leader Caitlin Clark and No. 4 Iowa Visit No. 14 Indiana at 8 p.m. ET

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STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 20, 2024 – Caitlin Clark, who last week became the NCAA women’s all-time scoring leader, and No. 4 Iowa visit No. 14 Indiana this Thursday at 8 p.m. ET, headlining this week’s Big Ten basketball coverage exclusively on Peacock.

Tonight’s Big Ten men’s basketball action on Peacock features a doubleheader, beginning with the B1G College Countdown pregame show at 6:30 p.m. ET, featuring analysts Jordan Cornette and Josh Pastner, leading into Iowa visiting Michigan State at 7 p.m. ET and Wisconsin hosting Maryland at 9 p.m. ET.

This Thursday, Feb. 22, Big Ten women’s basketball continues on Peacock as No. 4 Iowa, 12-2 in Big Ten play this season, visit No. 14 Indiana at 8 p.m. ET. Thursday ’s B1G College Countdown pregame show begins at 7:30 p.m. ET on Peacock, featuring host Carolyn Manno alongside analyst Aliyah Boston.

Last Thursday’s Iowa-Michigan game exclusively on Peacock — featuring Caitlin Clark becoming the NCAA women’s all-time scoring leader — is NBCUniversal’s most-streamed college basketball game ever.

Peacock’s exclusive slate of Big Ten men’s and women’s basketball  features 50+ games streaming live this season.

Tonight at 7 p.m. ET, Big Ten Men’s Basketball: Iowa vs. Michigan State

Iowa (15-11) defeated then-No. 20 Wisconsin, 88-86, in overtime on Saturday as four Hawkeye starters recorded double figures in points, led by freshman forward Owen Freeman’s 20 points and 12 rebounds. Guard Tony Perkins hit the game-winning layup with 1.3 seconds remaining in overtime.

Michigan State (17-9) defeated Michigan, 73-63, on Saturday to win their third consecutive game. Guard Tyson Walker led the Spartans with 19 points in the win.

Noah Eagle (play-by-play) and Robbie Hummel (analyst), a three-time First-Team All-Big Ten honoree at Purdue from 2007-12, will call the action live from the Breslin Center in East Lansing, Mich.

Tonight’s coverage begins on Peacock with the B1G College Countdown pregame show at 6:30 p.m. ET, featuring analysts Cornette and Pastner.

Tonight at 9 p.m. ET, Big Ten Men’s Basketball: Maryland vs. Wisconsin

Maryland (14-12) looks to bounce back from an 85-80 loss to then-No. 14 Illinois on Saturday. Maryland was led by guard Jahmir Young, who recorded 28 points and 9 rebounds in the loss.

Wisconsin (17-9) fell to Iowa, 88-86, in overtime on Saturday as forward Steven Crowl led the Badgers with 22 points.

Jac Collinsworth (play-by-play) and Stephen Bardo (analyst), will call tonight’s game live from the Kohl Center in Madison, Wis.

Thursday, Feb. 22, at 8 p.m. ET, Big Ten Women’s Basketball: No. 4 Iowa vs. No. 14 Indiana

No. 4 Iowa (23-3) defeated Michigan 106-89, on Thursday as guard Caitlin Clark scored 49 points and became the NCAA women’s all-time scoring leader, surpassing Kelsey Plum. Clark’s career-high 49 points also set the Iowa women’s basketball single-game scoring record. Clark now has 3,569 career points and is 98 points behind Pete Maravich’s Division I record of 3,667 career points.

No. 14 Indiana (21-4) lost to Illinois, 86-66, yesterday as forward Mackenzie Holmes led the Hoosiers with 24 points.

Calling Thursday’s game from Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind., are Zora Stephenson (play-by-play) and LaChina Robinson (analyst). Thursday’s coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET with the B1G College Countdown pregame show featuring Manno alongside Boston.

Big Ten Basketball Exclusively on Peacock this Week:

Date Time (ET) Game Commentators
Tues., Feb. 20 6:30 p.m. B1G College Countdown Jordan Cornette, Josh Pastner
  7 p.m. Iowa vs. Michigan State (men’s) Noah Eagle, Robbie Hummel
  9 p.m. Maryland vs. Wisconsin (men’s) Jac Collinsworth, Stephen Bardo
       
Thurs., Feb. 22 7:30 p.m. B1G College Countdown Carolyn Manno, Aliyah Boston
  8 p.m. No. 4 Iowa vs. No. 14 Indiana (women’s) Zora Stephenson, LaChina Robinson

 

BIG TEN ON PEACOCK

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

Date Time (ET) Matchup
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

 

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

Date Time (ET) Matchup
Thurs., Feb. 22 8 p.m. Iowa at Indiana
Wed., Feb. 28 7 p.m. Michigan at Ohio State
Wed., Feb. 28 9 p.m. Iowa at Minnesota
Sun., Mar. 3 4 p.m. Maryland at Indiana
Wed., Mar. 6 6:30 p.m. Big Ten Tournament
Wed., Mar. 6 9 p.m. Big Ten Tournament

 

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