Illinois will face West Virginia on Thanksgiving as part of the NIT Season Tip-Off in New York City.
According to a Thursday news release from the tournament, the Illini and Mountaineers will play at 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 24 and Florida State and Temple will play at 11:30 a.m. The winning teams will meet for the title at 2 p.m. on Nov. 25. The losing teams will play for third place at 11:20 a.m. on the 25th.
Illinois will also host two earlier games as part of the NIT Season Tip-Off. Dates and opponents for those games will be announced later.