Illinois State’s men’s basketball team will face Morehead State in a College Basketball Invitational [CBI] first-round game at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday at Redbird Arena.
Morehead State arrives at the tournament with a 20-13 record, while the Redbirds come off of a loss to Missouri State in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament with a 16-15 record.
“We’ve had good practices this weekend,” head coach Dan Muller said. “I told them [ISU players] when the game was and what the situation was and expect to have a couple of great practices the next couple days.”
If ISU defeats Morehead State, it will face Wyoming or Texas A&M in the quarterfinals on March 24 at a site to be determined. The semifinals begin March 31.