Arizona State travels into Big Ten territory on Saturday afternoon, squaring off against the Illinois Fighting Illini in a significant non-conference matchup. Both teams are 2-0, with Illinois beating Arkansas State and South Dakota State, while ASU defeated UC Davis and Missouri.
Teams: Arizona St. Sun Devils, Illinois Fighting Illini
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Memorial Stadium, Champaign, Ill.
TV: Broadcast nationally on Big Ten Network. Click here to find out what channel broadcasts BTN in your area.
Radio: 92.3 FM, KTAR 620 AM, SIRIUS 135
Rankings: The Sun Devils are ranked 22nd overall in the Associated Press poll and 18th in the USA Today Coaches poll. Illinois has not received votes in either poll.
Favorite: Illinois has a two point advantage, according to Bodog.
Last Meeting: The year was 1988, and the Sun Devils held off the Illini at home, 21-16.
Streaks: ASU has a four game winning streak that extends into last season, while Illinois is riding a three-game streak. The Sun Devils are 2-0 all-time against the Illini.