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Martel picks up 800th career win in IWU baseball victory over Millikin

Martel picks up 800th career win in IWU baseball victory over Millikin

Dennis Martel (Photo Courtesy: Illinois Wesleyan Athletics) NORMAL- Illinois Wesleyan baseball beat Millikin 7-6 in 10 innings on Thursday in Decatur, allowing coach Dennis Martel to pick up his 800th career win.

Nick Landi

April 20th, 2018

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Jaelyn Keene to continue Volleyball career at UAB

Jaelyn Keene to continue Volleyball career at UAB

Redbird Senior Jaelyn Keene signed her letter of intent to play beach volleyball during a press conference last week. (Photo Courtesy Shelby Hild/Redbird Athletics) NORMAL –Illinois State University Senior Jaelyn Keene has officially signed to play beach volleyball for the ...

Anthony Ferretti

April 20th, 2018

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Redbirds fall to Cougars in extra innings

Redbirds fall to Cougars in extra innings

The Redbirds took a hard fought defeat in extra innings Tuesday against Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL – Illinois State fails to win in extra innings against the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Cougars. The ...

Blake Haas

April 18th, 2018

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Illinois State baseball falls to Illinois in in-state battle

Illinois State baseball falls to Illinois in in-state battle

Illinois State baseball coaches and players line up for the national anthem before Tuesday’s game at Illinois. (Photo Courtesy: Will Farlow/WZND) NORMAL- In a battle between two in-state rivals, Illinois State baseball fell to Illinois 4-2 Tuesday at Illinois Field in ...

Nick Landi

April 10th, 2018

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Milik Yarbrough decides to stay at ISU for senior season

Milik Yarbrough decides to stay at ISU for senior season

Milik Yarbrough attended a press conference on April 2nd to talk about his decision to stay. (Photo by WZND Multi-media) NORMAL – Milik Yarbrough has announced his decision to stay on the Illinois State Men’s Basketball team for his senior season. Yarbrough ...

cbaraca

April 2nd, 2018

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Five Players to Leave Illinois State Women’s Basketball Team

Five Players to Leave Illinois State Women’s Basketball Team

Illinois State women’s basketball set to lose five scholarship athletes. (Photo Courtesy: Nick Sadowski/WZND) NORMAL- Five players will not be returning to the Illinois State women’s basketball team next season, according to coach Kristen Gillespie.

Nick Landi

March 30th, 2018

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Former Redbird passes away after collapsing during NBA G-League game

Former Redbird passes away after collapsing during NBA G-League game

Zeke Upshaw played for the Illinois State Men’s basketball team from 2010-2013. (Grand Rapids Drive/Twitter) GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – After collapsing in the final minutes of an NBA G-League game for the Grand Rapids Drive, former Illinois State Men’s basketball ...

Blake Haas

March 28th, 2018

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ISU assistant coach becomes new TSU Head coach

ISU assistant coach becomes new TSU Head coach

Brian Collins will become the next head coach at Tennessee State University. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com)   NORMAL- Former Illinois State Men’s basketball assistant coach Brian Collins has been named the next head coach for Tennesee State University. Collins is ...

Will Farlow

March 28th, 2018

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Ex-ISU Redbird Player Dejong inks deal with St. Louis Cardinals

Ex-ISU Redbird Player Dejong inks deal with St. Louis Cardinals

Paul Dejong has signed a six year $26 million contract extension with the St. Louis Cardinals. (photo courtesy Joey Dwyer/WZND) NORMAL –  Former Illinois State baseball player Paul Dejong is beginning to make a name for himself on the big stage. Dejong finished second ...

cbaraca

March 5th, 2018

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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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