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Local Sports Calendar (March 5)

Mar. 5—TODAY

Men's College Basketball

Purdue at Illinois, 6 p.m.

College Softball

Morton College at Danville Area Community College, 3 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Prep Boys Track

Salt Fork at Mt. Zion Indoor Meet, 4 p.m.

Men's College Basketball

Region 24 Quarterfinal: Lincoln Land Community College at Danville Area Community College, 7 p.m.

Women's College Basketball

Region 24 Quarterfinal: Danville Area Community College at Lincoln Land Community College, 5:30 p.m.

ON THE AIR

TODAY

Men's College Basketball

Purdue at Illinois, WDAN-AM 1490, WDNL-FM 102.1, Peacock, 6 p.m.

St. John's at DePaul, FS1, 8 p.m.

Major League Baseball

Exhibition: Chicago Cubs at Kansas City Royals, Marquee Sports Network, 7 p.m.

National Basketball Association

Indiana Pacers at Dallas Mavericks, Bally Sports Midwest, 7:30 p.m.

National Hockey League

Chicago Blackhawks at Phoenix Coyotes, NBC Sports Chicago, 8 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Men's College Basketball

Northwestern at Michigan State, Big Ten Network, 6 p.m.

Xavier at Butler, CBS Sports Midwest, 6:30 p.m.

Indiana at Minnesota, Big Ten Network, 8 p.m.

Women's College Basketball

Big Ten Tournament: Purdue vs. Northwestern, Peacock, 5:30 p.m.

Big Ten Tournament: Rutgers vs. Minnesota, Peacock, 8 p.m.

Major League Baseball

Exhibition: Los Angeles Dodgers at St. Louis Cardinals, Bally Sports Midwest, 2 p.m.

Exhibition: Los Angeles Angels at Chicago Cubs, Marquee Sports Network, 2 p.m.

National Basketball Association

Chicago Bulls at Utah Jazz, NBC Sports Chicago, 8 p.m.

Note — some events are subject to blackout rules and regulations

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