At Michigan Stadium on Saturday, Blake Corum and the Michigan Wolverines (10-0) face Chase Brown and the Illinois Fighting Illini (7-3) in a matchup featuring a pair of outstanding running backs, beginning at 12:00 PM ET.
The Wolverines head into the matchup after winning 34-3 over the Nebraska Cornhuskers in their last game on November 12. The Fighting Illini’s most recent outing ended in a 31-24 loss to the Purdue Boilermakers. Against the Cornhuskers, J.J. McCarthy led the Wolverines with 129 yards on 8-of-17 passing (47.1%) for two touchdowns and no interceptions. He also carried the ball three times for -8 yards and one rushing touchdown. Corum took 28 carries for 162 yards (5.8 yards per carry) and one touchdown, while adding one reception for four yards in the passing game. Ronnie Bell had 72 yards on four catches (18.0 per reception) with one touchdown in that game. Tommy DeVito went 18-for-32 with 201 yards, one touchdown and one interception for the Illini against the Boilermakers. Brown put together a 23-carry, 98-yard game (4.3 yards per attempt) with two touchdowns, while tacking on three receptions for 32 yards . Brian Hightower caught five passes on nine targets for 89 yards (17.8 yards per reception), and scored one touchdown.
Read below where we dig deep into all of the details you need before this matchup begins, including how to watch on TV.
Michigan vs. Illinois Game Info
- Game Day: Saturday, November 19, 2022
- Game Time: 12:00 PM ET
- Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
- Stadium: Michigan Stadium
- TV Channel: ABC
- Live Stream: fuboTV (Watch for free)
Michigan vs. Illinois Betting Info
- Spread Favorite: Michigan (-18)
- Moneyline: Michigan (-1064), Illinois (+665)
- Total: 42.5 points
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