A Big Ten battle is on tap between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the #18 Illinois Fighting Illini at 6:30 p.m. ET Wednesday at Bryce Jordan Center. Penn State is 3-2 overall and 2-1 at home, while the Fighting Illini are 5-3 overall and 1-2 on the road. The Fighting Illini are favored by 4 points in the latest Penn State vs. Illinois odds from William Hill, and the Over-Under is set at 149.5. Before you make any Illinois vs. Penn State picks and predictions, you'll want to see what the SportsLine Projection Model is saying.
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