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Posted by Michael Humes on September 26, 2012

ESPN’s 2012-13 Big Ten Men’s College Basketball Schedule

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ESPN’s 2012-13 Big Ten men’s college basketball regular-season schedule will include 38 conference games across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU. Overall, 25 of the 38 games will involve at least one team in an early ESPN.com men’s preseason top 25 poll with 15 of games pitting ranked teams against each other.

The lineup will include multiple appearances by all six ranked teams (No. 1 Indiana, No. 5 Michigan, No. 8 Ohio State, No. 9 Michigan State, No. 22 Wisconsin and No. 25 Minnesota). Six of the games will feature a matchup between teams in the top nine:

DateTime (ET)GameNetwork
Sat, Jan 196 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN
Sat, Feb 29 p.m.No. 5 Michigan at No. 1 Indiana *ESPN
Tue, Feb 59 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at No. 5 MichiganESPN
Tue, Feb 129 p.m.No. 5 Michigan at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN
Tue, Feb 197 p.m.No. 1 Indiana at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN
Tue, Mar 59 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at No. 1 IndianaESPN

Viewers can also watch live ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU game action online at WatchESPN.com or on smart phones and tablets through the WatchESPN app. The service – available to customers of Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks, Verizon FiOS TV and Comcast Xfinity TV – gives fans the ability to watch ESPN’s live networks, no matter where they are.

ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU 2012-13 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Schedule
Dates, times and television listings subject to change

DateTime (ET)GameNetwork
Mon, Dec 312 p.m.No. 9 Michigan State at No. 25 MinnesotaESPN2
 4 p.m.No. 1 Indiana at IowaESPN2
Thu, Jan 37 p.m.No. 5 Michigan at NorthwesternESPN2
Tue, Jan 89 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at PurdueESPN
Thu, Jan 107 p.m.No. 9 Michigan State at IowaESPN or ESPN2
 8 p.m.Northwestern at Penn StateESPNU
Sun, Jan 135:30 p.m.Iowa at NorthwesternESPNU
Tue, Jan 159 p.m.No. 22 Wisconsin at No. 1 IndianaESPN
Thu, Jan 177 p.m.No. 5 Michigan at No. 25 MinnesotaESPN or ESPN2
Sat, Jan 191 p.m.Nebraska at Penn StateESPNU
 6 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN
Tue, Jan 227 p.m.No. 9 Michigan State at No. 22 WisconsinESPN
Thu, Jan 247 p.m.Purdue at No. 5 MichiganESPN or ESPN2
Sat, Jan 26NoonNo. 8 Ohio State at Penn StateESPN2
 3 p.m.Northwestern at NebraskaESPNU
Tue, Jan 297 p.m.No. 22 Wisconsin at No. 8 Ohio StateESPN
Thu, Jan 317 p.m.Illinois at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN or ESPN2
 8 p.m.Penn State at IowaESPNU
Sat, Feb 2NoonPurdue at NorthwesternESPN2
Sat, Feb 29 p.m.No. 5 Michigan at No. 1 Indiana *ESPN
Tue, Feb 59 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at No. 5 MichiganESPN
Thu, Feb 77 p.m.No. 1 Indiana at IllinoisESPN or ESPN2
Sat, Feb 9NoonNo. 5 Michigan at No. 22 WisconsinESPN or ESPN2
 9 p.m.Penn State at NebraskaESPNU
Tue, Feb 129 p.m.No. 5 Michigan at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN
Thu, Feb 147 p.m.No. 22 Wisconsin at No. 25 MinnesotaESPN or ESPN2
 9 p.m.Iowa at Penn StateESPNU
Sat, Feb 162 p.m.Purdue at No. 1 IndianaESPN or ESPN2
Tue, Feb 197 p.m.No. 1 Indiana at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN
Thu, Feb 219 p.m.Iowa at NebraskaESPN or ESPN2
Sun, Feb 241 p.m.Big Ten TBDESPN
Tue, Feb 267 p.m.No. 1 Indiana at No. 25 MinnesotaESPN
Thu, Feb 287 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at NorthwesternESPN or ESPN2
Sun, Mar 31 p.m.Big Ten TBDESPN
Tue, Mar 59 p.m.No. 8 Ohio State at No. 1 IndianaESPN
Thu, Mar 77 p.m.Penn State at NorthwesternESPNU
 9 p.m.No. 22 Wisconsin at No. 9 Michigan StateESPN or ESPN2
Sun, Mar 101 p.m.Big Ten TBDESPN

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