Iowa's Home Finale Will Have 3:40 Start Time

Feb. 26, 2006

IOWA CITY – Iowa’s final men’s basketball home game, Saturday, March 4 against Wisconsin, will have a 3:40 p.m. start time and will be televised throughout the Big Ten viewing area on ESPN Regional.

The Big Ten Conference announced Saturday that the Illinois at Michigan State contest on March 4 has been selected for telecast by CBS and will have an 11 a.m. CT start time.

Iowa begins the final week of the regular season with a 20-8 overall record and a 9-5 mark in Big Ten Conference action. The Hawkeyes are tied with Illinois and Wisconsin for second place, one game behind Ohio State (10-4). The Hawkeyes host Penn State Wednesday, March 1 at 7:05 p.m.

Ohio State plays at Northwestern Mar. 1 before hosting Purdue Mar. 5. Illinois closes the regular season at Minnesota Feb. 28 and at Michigan State Mar. 4. Wisconsin plays at Michigan State Mar. 2 before traveling to Iowa City.

The Big Ten tournament will be held March 9-12 in Indianapolis.