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Redbirds defeat the University of Northern Iowa on Throwback Night

Redbirds defeat the University of Northern Iowa on Throwback Night

Illinois State Overcomes big halftime deficit. Defeats Northern Iowa. (Photo Courtesy Joi Adams/WZND)  NORMAL- Illinois State Men’s Basketball team defeated the University of Northern Iowa, Saturday night in Redbird Arena with a score of 79-75.

Joi Adams

February 18th, 2018

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Illinois State University’s Founders Day Convocation

Illinois State University’s Founders Day Convocation

Illinois State set to honor alumni during Founders Day Convocation. (Photo Courtesy Joi Adams/WZND)  NORMAL – Students, faculty, trustees and alumni gathered at Illinois State University for the 2018 Founder’s Day Convocation.

Joi Adams

February 18th, 2018

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Godfrey to be next coach of BHS football, pending approval

Godfrey to be next coach of BHS football, pending approval

New Bloomington High School Football Head Coach Scott Godfrey. (Courtesy: Aric Lee/Facebook) NORMAL– Scott Godfrey, who has spent the last five seasons coaching football at Warrensburg-Latham High School, will become the next coach at Bloomington High School pending ...

Nick Landi

February 16th, 2018

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Alumni awards caps off Founders Day

Alumni awards caps off Founders Day

The 161st annual Founders Day was capped off with an Alumi Awards dinner. (Photo courtesy Nick Sadowski/WZND) NORMAL – Illinois State University Alumni Association Awards was hosted at the Alumni Center on Thursday night. The dinner included the awards of six alumni ...

Nick Sadowski

February 16th, 2018

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The Rebirds look to bounce back against bitter rivals

The Rebirds look to bounce back against bitter rivals

NORMAL, Ill. – The Illinois State Redbirds ( 14-12, 8-6 MVC) will travel down to Peoria to take on bitter rivals, Bradley Braves ( 17-10, 7-7 MVC) in the latest valentines day addition of the battle on I-74. The Redbirds enter Wednesday nights matchup having dropped their ...

Hector Carrion

February 14th, 2018

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Bloomington-Normal residents frustrated with President Trump, stand up for DACA

Bloomington-Normal residents frustrated with President Trump, stand up for DACA

Bloomington residents took to the streets of downtown Bloomington to voice their opinion. (Photo courtesy Blake Haas/WZND) BLOOMINGTON – Residents of the Bloomington-Normal community stood up for DACA earlier Tuesday afternoon in front of the Bloomington Center for ...

Blake Haas

February 13th, 2018

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Illinois State takes down Southern Illinois 68-76 in exciting OT game

Illinois State takes down Southern Illinois 68-76 in exciting OT game

Illinois State featured four players in double-digit scoring. (Photo Courtesy Sarah Feltes/WZND) NORMAL – Illinois State defeated Southern Illinois in an exciting game that ended in a 68-76 win in overtime. ISU fell behind earlier in the first half, but picked up some ...

Sarah Feltes

February 9th, 2018

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ISU Football Adds Ten to 2018 Signing Class

ISU Football Adds Ten to 2018 Signing Class

Redbird Football fans attended Hancock Stadium as the Football Team concluded the 2018 recruiting class. (Photo Courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND) NORMAL – Fans of Redbird football gathered in the Hancock Stadium Club Wednesday night for a Press Conference as coach Brock ...

Anthony Ferretti

February 8th, 2018

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City of Bloomington warning of possible dangerous driving conditions

City of Bloomington warning of possible dangerous driving conditions

Snow fall is expected to reach 2-3 inches though Bloomington-Normal. (Photo courtesy Illinois Department of Transportation/Twitter) NORMAL –  More than 24 Illinois Department of Transportation trucks remain on guard to plow the twin-cities when an expected 2-3 inches ...

Blake Haas

February 5th, 2018

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Redbird’s snap three game skid, pushing past the Ramblers of Loyola

Redbird’s snap three game skid, pushing past the Ramblers of Loyola

Illinois State was led by junior Katrina Beck who scored 15 points in the win. (Photo courtesy Nick Sadowski/WZND) NORMAL –  Illinois State women’s basketball team defeated Loyola University Friday night 57-49 at Redbird Arena. The Redbirds were led by junior ...

Nick Sadowski

February 2nd, 2018

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