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

Yarbrough notches out 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 ...

WZND Newsroom

February 22nd, 2018

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Redbirds host Play 4 Kay Game Sunday

Redbirds host Play 4 Kay Game Sunday

With two games left the Illinois State women’s Basketball team will be looking to finish Strong. (Photo Courtesy GoRedbirds.com)   NORMAL- The Illinois State Redbird Women’s basketball team will open their final regular season games this Friday and Sunday at ...

Will Farlow

February 19th, 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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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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Redbirds Take Down Indiana State with Great Shots and Great Attitude

Redbirds Take Down Indiana State with Great Shots and Great Attitude

Normal – Illinois State woman’s basketball team defeated Indiana State University Friday night 63-53 at Redbird Arena. The Redbirds were lead by Simone Goods with 29 points scored, followed by Katrina Beck with 13 points, and Hannah Green with 11 points. The ...

Scott Beyer

February 16th, 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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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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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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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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