The times and TV allotments were announced Thursday morning.
The Tigers didn't have any players included in preseason All-SEC teams.
Gonzaga carried a No. 1 ranking all last season before falling a win short of becoming college basketball’s first unbeaten national champion in 45 years.
The Tigers are the 13th ranked SEC team, coming ahead of Georgia, which is ranked No. 159.
Former Missouri center Jeremiah Tilmon was waived by the Orlando Magic on Tuesday.
Kobe Brown and Javon Pickett are two of the three players returning from last season's team.
The Tigers and Illini tipoff at 8 p.m. Dec. 22 on Big Ten Network.
DENVER — Sharpshooting forward Michael Porter Jr. has agreed to a five-year maximum extension with the Denver Nuggets that could be worth up to $207 million.
Missouri is in Shaw's Top 6 alongside Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Arkansas and Oklahoma State.
Parker played at MU from 1997-2001.
The Tigers begin their season at home against Central Michigan on Nov. 9.