Illinois Gets B1G Newcomers in 2018-19
The Big Ten released conference schedules on Wednesday for the two seasons.
The Illini won't see the Buckeyes in either season with the two schools playing in different divisions.
Illinois' East Division opponents in 2018 include Big Ten newcomers Rutgers and Maryland as well as Penn State. The 2019 East Division lineup includes Michigan, Rutgers and Michigan State.
The 2018 schedule also includes road games at West Division opponents Nebraska and Wisconsin. Those teams will come to Champaign the next year.
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