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Women’s Basketball add Volleyball’s Lexi Wallen to Roster

Women’s Basketball add Volleyball’s Lexi Wallen to Roster

NORMAL- Redbird Women’s basketball Head Coach, Kristen Gillespie has announced that Redbird volleyball star, Lexi Wallen, has been added to the Women’s basketball roster. Wallen will be active to play immediately and will be on the bench for the Redbirds game at ...

Hector Carrion

December 6th, 2018

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Slow start costs Redbirds against San Diego State

Slow start costs Redbirds against San Diego State

NORMAL – The ISU Redbirds Men’s Basketball team (6-3)  fell to the San Diego State Aztecs Saturday afternoon by a score of 75-65. The Redbirds led for parts of the first 3 minutes, but never once reclaimed the lead from that point out. The Redbirds were able to shorten the ...

Zach Wilson

December 1st, 2018

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Early exit for Redbirds in NCAA Tournament

Early exit for Redbirds in NCAA Tournament

Picture courtesy of Sarah Feltes, WZND MILWAUKEE – It was a fight that had a lot of heart, but not enough momentum. Illinois State (25-8) lost in three sets to Cincinnati (26-7) in the first round of the NCAA Division I Volleyball Tournament. “I thought Cincinnati ...

Julie Martin

November 30th, 2018

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Redbirds snap losing streak against Oakland

Redbirds snap losing streak against Oakland

Redbird Women’s Basketball hosted the Oakland Golden Grizzlies Thursday night at home (Photo Courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND). NORMAL – Redbird Women’s Basketball (2-4) defeated the Oakland Golden Grizzlies (2-5) 62-56 Thursday night at Redbird Arena, snapping a 3-game losing

Anthony Ferretti

November 30th, 2018

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Soaring into the NCAA Tournament

Soaring into the NCAA Tournament

NORMAL – After an undefeated home season, and a share of the Missouri Valley Conference Regular Season champion, the Redbirds are dancing their way into the NCAA Tournament. For the first time since the 2014 season, the Illinois State Redbird volleyball team is making ...

Julie Martin

November 29th, 2018

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Redbirds earn at-large bid into NCAA Tournament

Redbirds earn at-large bid into NCAA Tournament

Redbird Volleyball begins its quest for a NCAA National Championship on Friday at Marquette (Photo Courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND). NORMAL – Illinois State Redbird Volleyball players, coaches and fans cheered as they saw ISU’s name appear as one of the teams in ...

Anthony Ferretti

November 26th, 2018

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The Redzone Podcast with Eric Plunkett – November 15, 2018

The Redzone Podcast with Eric Plunkett – November 15, 2018

This week on The Redzone Andy, Julie, and Hector open up the Show with the November edition of “Redzone trivia”(4:11-16:59). Next, Andy and Julie sat down with Redbird Volley ball Associate Head Coach, Eric Plunkett to recap a very strong season for the ...

WZND Sports

November 15th, 2018

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Illinois State loses hockey commit

Illinois State loses hockey commit

BLOOMINGTON – The Illinois State Redbirds hockey team lost a valuable player commitment for the 2018-2019 Fall season. Former Minnesota Moose player of the United States Premiere Hockey League has decided to drop his commitment and not continue his hockey career at the

WZND Newsroom

November 15th, 2018

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Redbirds Defeat North Dakota in Home Opener

Redbirds Defeat North Dakota in Home Opener

Redbird Women’s Basketball opened up their home season Wednesday night against North Dakota (Photo Courtesy). NORMAL – The Illinois State Redbirds Women’s Basketball team (1-1) defeated the North Dakota Fighting Hawks (1-2) 67-55 in their first regular ...

Anthony Ferretti

November 15th, 2018

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The Redzone Podcast with Frannie Corrigan – November 8, 2018

The Redzone Podcast with Frannie Corrigan – November 8, 2018

This week on The Redzone Andy, Julie, and Hector open up the show recapping a very eventful past weekend in redbird athletic(5:46-16:10). Next, Andy and Julie sit down with Frannie Corrigan from Redbird women’s basketball(16:45-27:40). Andy and Hector then sat down ...

WZND Sports

November 8th, 2018

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