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Redbirds soar in their home opener at Redbird Arena

Redbirds soar in their home opener at Redbird Arena

Sophmore Megan Talbot led the Redbirds against Northern Kentucky with scoring 17 points and eight rebounds. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL – Illinois State University Women’s Basketball team (1-1) hosted the Northern Kentucky Norse (0-2) at Redbird Arena for their ...

Anthony Ferretti

November 15th, 2017

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Men’s tennis optimistic for spring season

Men’s tennis optimistic for spring season

NORMAL – The Illinois State men’s tennis team concluded its 2017 tournament season on a high note with 24 wins at the Redbird Invitational Nov. 3 and 4. The team finished its season with a combined singles record of 38-32, and a doubles record of 16-17. Head coach Mark

Kade Heather

November 9th, 2017

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Pence gets record award as Redbirds head to Bradley

Pence gets record award as Redbirds head to Bradley

Senior Courtney Pence was named the Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Week. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL – Illinois State Volleyball got two wins on the road this past weekend as they swept Valparaiso Friday and Loyola of Chicago Saturday. The Illinois

Will Farlow

November 7th, 2017

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Redbird football falls to Leathernecks

Redbird football falls to Leathernecks

The Redbirds were led by junior Quarterback Jake Kolbe who passed for 233-yards. (Photo courtesy File/WZND) NORMAL – The Illinois State Football team fell to the Western Illinois Leathernecks 31-14 Saturday afternoon at Hancock Stadium. The Redbirds started off strong ...

Nick Sadowski

November 5th, 2017

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Men’s golf concludes fall season

Men’s golf concludes fall season

Junior Trent Wallace competes at the NCAA Tournament in May 2017 (Photo Courtesy: Redbird Athletics) NORMAL – The Illinois State men’s golf team wrapped up its fall season last week with a second-place finish at the Little Rock Invitational in Little Rock, Ark. Redbird

WZND Sports

November 1st, 2017

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Illinois State Women’s Basketball Host Media Day

Illinois State Women’s Basketball Host Media Day

Illinois State women’s basketball holds its media day at Redbird Arena. (Photo Courtesy: Nick Landi/WZND) NORMAL – With a new season approaching, Illinois State women’s basketball held its media day on Tuesday afternoon at Redbird Arena.

Nick Landi

November 1st, 2017

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Redbirds get swept by Drake 3-0

Redbirds get swept by Drake 3-0

After coming off of a win over 25th ranked University of Northern Iowa, the Redbirds drop three sets to conference foe Drake. (Photo courtesy WZND/File) NORMAL- The Illinois State Volleyball team finished 1-1 in a two game home stand this past weekend falling to Drake ...

WZND Newsroom

October 29th, 2017

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Redbird Men’s Basketball tabbed to finish fourth in preseason poll

Redbird Men’s Basketball tabbed to finish fourth in preseason poll

Phil Fayne goes up for a dunk attempt against Northern Iowa on Feb. 1, 2017. (Photo by WZND Multimedia) NORMAL – The Missouri Valley Conference hosted Media Day Tuesday and announced their annual preseason poll that predicted the Redbirds will finish fourth in the MVC ...

Andy Olson

October 24th, 2017

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Redbirds Fall to Bulldogs into Overtime

Redbirds Fall to Bulldogs into Overtime

In their final regulation home game this season, the Redbirds did not want to give up their conference title. (Photo Courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL, Ill. – On a rainy Sunday afternoon, the Illinois State Soccer team (9-7-2) played their final regular season home game on ...

WZND Sports

October 22nd, 2017

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ISU Football Celebrates Homecoming With Upset of No. 4 South Dakota

ISU Football Celebrates Homecoming With Upset of No. 4 South Dakota

(Photo Courtesy: Kaitlyn Mayer/WZND) NORMAL- Illinois State football gave its fans a huge Homecoming gift Saturday at Hancock Stadium by upsetting No. 4 South Dakota 37-21. 

Nick Landi

October 22nd, 2017

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