Illini Basketball Road Trip to Rutgers

Join fellow Metro New York Illini fans to cheer Illinois to victory just a short distance away!


We have a block of tickets reserved in section 212, behind the Illini bench and also near the visiting Illini fans (seating chart)!

Tickets are only $25, and will be available at will call.

Click here to buy tickets!

Tickets must be reserved by February 24th to guarantee seating with the group.



The game is at Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway, NJ (~35 miles from Manhattan)

There are detailed travel directions on  For those taking NJ Transit from Manhattan, the train to New Brunswick Station departing NY Penn Station at 10:14 will get you there in time to take a cab or Uber to the RAC, pick up your ticket at Will Call, and make the Noon tip-off!  We will arrange meet-up points closer to the date of the game.  Also, there are several pubs near the station for a victory celebration after the game!