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GameThread: Marquette Golden Eagles vs Northern Illinois Huskies

Northern Illinois, which is south of Milwaukee, comes to town. Here’s how to check out the game.

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THE VITALS: Marquette Golden Eagles (7-3) vs Northern Illinois Huskies (6-4)

THE TIME: 6 p.m. CT, so grab a bite after work and head over to the (see below)

THE LOCATION: BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, WI

THE TELEVISION: FS1

THE STREAMING: Fox Sports Go

THE RADIO: 540 ESPN Milwaukee

THE LIVE STATS: GameTracker

THE LINE: Marquette -18. If Marquette continues its hot shooting, they should cover with ease.

THE PROJECTION: KenPom gives Marquette a 95% chance of victory, with a predicted score of 87-70.

MARQUETTE PROBABLE LINEUP

  • Markus Howard (22.5 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 2.1 apg)
  • Andrew Rowsey (21.8 ppg, 3.0 rpg, 4.8 apg)
  • Sacar Anim (6.3 ppg, 3.7 rpg, 2.0 apg)
  • Sam Hauser (13.2 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 2.5 apg)
  • Matt Heldt (5.6 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 1.1 apg)

NORTHERN ILLINOIS PROBABLE LINEUP

  • Levi Bradley (15.2 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 2.1 apg)
  • Justin Thomas (6.4 ppg, 2.4 rpg, 2.4 apg)
  • Eugene German (19.9 ppg, 3.7rpg, 2.1 apg)
  • Gairges Daow (3.8 ppg, 3.5 rpg 0.8 apg)
  • Lacey James (4.8 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 0.9 apg)