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Redbirds tie for first place in front of largest crowd of season

Redbirds tie for first place in front of largest crowd of season

NORMAL, Ill. – The Illinois State men’s basketball team impressed a jam-packed Redbird arena with a dominant 65-57 win over the raining final four, Loyola Ramblers. This win makes ISU tied for first place in the Missouri Valley Conference. The Redbirds (14-9, 7-3) were led ...

WZND Sports

February 4th, 2019

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Bloomington hosts Tour de Chocolat

Bloomington hosts Tour de Chocolat

Downtown Bloomington hosts their annual Tour de Chocolat for February’s First Friday (Photo courtesy of Downtown Bloomington Facebook). NORMAL – Tonight at five p.m. kicks off a tradition from Bloomington lasting just over 11 years. First Fridays from Downtown ...

WZND Newsroom

February 1st, 2019

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Redbird fans may be ISU’s key to victory

Redbird fans may be ISU’s key to victory

WZND will be giving away tickets to Saturday’s game against Loyola (Photo courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND). NORMAL – Riding a two-game win streak, Redbird Men’s Basketball prepares for a pivotal matchup against the Loyola Ramblers Saturday night. The winner ...

Anthony Ferretti

February 1st, 2019

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The RedZone Podcast with Lexy Koudelka – January 31, 2019

The RedZone Podcast with Lexy Koudelka – January 31, 2019

This week on The RedZone Andy, Julie, and Hector open up the show talking Redbird Men’s Basketball following a big win and a big upcoming weekend (2:29-18:04). Next, Andy and Hector sit down with Lexy Koudelka from Redbird Women’s Basketball to talk all things ...

WZND Sports

January 31st, 2019

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BREAKING: ISU to remain closed Thursday, January 31

BREAKING: ISU to remain closed Thursday, January 31

NORMAL – Illinois State University has announced that it will be remaining closed throughout the entirety of Thursday, January 31. This announcement from the university has come after initially closing from Tuesday evening until Thursday morning. The university is now ...

WZND Newsroom

January 30th, 2019

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BREAKING: ISU cancels Wednesday classes

BREAKING: ISU cancels Wednesday classes

NORMAL – Illinois State University has announced the cancellation of all classes on Wednesday, due to extreme winter weather conditions, bringing dangerously low temperatures to much of the Midwest. The cancellation period will be in effect from 11 p.m. Tuesday evening

WZND Newsroom

January 28th, 2019

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Sharp Shooting sees Redbirds past Sycamores

Sharp Shooting sees Redbirds past Sycamores

Illinois State Men’s Basketball completes big win against Indiana State at home (Photo by Kaitlyn Mayer). NORMAL – The Illinois State Men’s Basketball team (12-9, 5-3 MVC) defeated the Indiana State Sycamores (11-9, 3-5 MVC) 76-62 Sunday afternoon. The ...

Clayton Baracani

January 27th, 2019

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Redbirds fall to Braves

Redbirds fall to Braves

The Redbirds have now lost two games straight (Photo by Sarah Feltes). NORMAL – Illinois State Women’s Basketball (10-8, 3-4) fell to the Bradley Braves (14-4, 4-3) on Saturday afternoon, 79-68. The Redbirds started out with momentum but quickly lost the pace and

Sarah Feltes

January 26th, 2019

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UPB looks to help students get a head start on the semester

UPB looks to help students get a head start on the semester

University Program Board’s first event of the semester will take place Saturday night (photo courtesy/University Program Board). NORMAL – The University Program Board is hosting Back in the Groove Saturday night. UPB’s first event of the semester will give students a chance ...

Anthony Ferretti

January 25th, 2019

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The RedZone Podcast with Savannah Rubocki – January 24, 2019

The RedZone Podcast with Savannah Rubocki – January 24, 2019

This week on the RedZone Andy, Julie, and Hector open the show with a discussion about the current state of Missouri Valley Conference Basketball (2:40-13:30). Next, Andy and Julie sit down Savannah Rubocki from Redbird Swimming and Diving (13:53-25:10). After, Andy and ...

WZND Sports

January 24th, 2019

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