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Redbirds One Step Closer to Big Dance

Redbirds One Step Closer to Big Dance

Illinois State will compete for the Missouri Valley Championship against Loyola on Sunday at 1 p.m. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) St. Louis, Mo. – For the fifth time in ten seasons, the Illinois State men’s basketball team will be playing for a trip to the NCAA ...

Tom Prizeman

March 4th, 2018

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The ‘Birds begin their quest for Arch Madness Glory

The ‘Birds begin their quest for Arch Madness Glory

During Thursdays annual Missouri Valley awards ceremony, junior Milik Yarbrough was named Valley Newcomer of the Year. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL – The Illinois State Redbirds begin their quest for a Missouri Valley Conference championship, tonight when ...

Hector Carrion

March 2nd, 2018

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Former U-High Standout Etches Name into Big Ten History

Former U-High Standout Etches Name into Big Ten History

Keita Bates Diop, a Forward on the Ohio State Men’s Basketbal team, and former U-High standout, receives a prestigious award. (Photo Courtesy Ohio State University Men’s Basketball/Facebook) NORMAL – Former University High School Basketball Forward Keita Bates Diop recently ...

Anthony Ferretti

March 1st, 2018

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Muller Talks about Compensation for College Players

Muller Talks about Compensation for College Players

Muller speaks his mind on Fred VanVleet and paying college players. (Photo courtesy goRedbirds.com)  NORMAL – Former Wichita State player and current Toronto Raptor point guard Fred VanVleet is under investigation on whether or not he received money from an NBA agency ...

immisse

March 1st, 2018

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IWU Basketball Approaches Postseason Play

IWU Basketball Approaches Postseason Play

Illinois Wesleyan Titans logo (Photo courtesy: IWU Sports Twitter). NORMAL- March madness has hit the campus of Illinois Wesleyan University as both its men’s and women’s basketball teams begin playing in their respective NCAA Division III tournaments on Friday.

Nick Landi

March 1st, 2018

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Bloomington Police discover body in downtown area

Bloomington Police discover body in downtown area

Bloomington Police continue investigation for a body discover in downtown Bloomington. (Photo courtesy of Bloomington Police Department/Facebook.)  BLOOMINGTON – A body was discovered on Monday morning  in the Market Street Parking Deck at 202 West Market Street. ...

Hector Carrion

February 26th, 2018

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Kiwanis Bloomington Prepares to Host Pancake Days

Kiwanis Bloomington Prepares to Host Pancake Days

Volunteers flip flapjacks at Kiwanis Pancake Days. (Photo Credit: Kiwanis Club of Bloomington, Illinois/Facebook) NORMAL- The Kiwanis Club of Bloomington will host its annual Pancake Days on Saturday, Feb. 24 and Sunday, Feb. 25 at the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts.

Nick Landi

February 23rd, 2018

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Yarbrough notches 1,000th point to boost the Redbirds past the Bulldogs

Yarbrough notches 1,000th point to boost the Redbirds past the Bulldogs

The Redbirds will travel to the windy city of Chicago on Saturday to take on Missouri Valley Conference regular season champion Loyola at 1 p.m. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL – The Illinois State Redbirds welcomed the Drake Bulldogs to Redbird Arena on ...

Hector Carrion

February 22nd, 2018

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Bloomington Police continue illegal narcotics investigation

Bloomington Police continue illegal narcotics investigation

BLOOMINGTON – Bloomington Police continued their investigation of illegal narcotics sales late Thursday. Bloomington police say Benjamin Sayles and Lawrence P. Lewis were arrested for multiple counts of the manufacturing and delivery of Narcotic Schedule III Drugs. The

Nick Sadowski

February 20th, 2018

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Goods and Redbirds fly past Evansville

Goods and Redbirds fly past Evansville

Simone Goods knocks down a free throw in the 3rd quarter. Goods scored a game high 24 points. Photo courtesy Nick Sadowski/WZND. NORMAL – The Illinois State women’s basketball team flew past the Evansville Purple Aces Sunday afternoon 70-44 at Redbird Arena. The ...

Nick Sadowski

February 19th, 2018

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