Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood previews the matchup with the Indiana Hoosiers

CHAMPAIGN, Illinois — Illinois coach Brad Underwood met with local media on Wednesday to provide an outlook on his team’s upcoming home game against Indiana on Thursday.

Illinois goes into the matchup on a four-game winning streak, while Indiana ended a three-game losing streak with a 63-45 win over Wisconsin on Saturday. Underwood discussed everything from guarding Trayce Jackson-Davis and Jalen Hood-Schifino to what motivated the Illini for this duel and his experience coaching Lou Henson and Bob Knight in this rivalry match.