The Road to Frisco

(Photo courtesy of ISU media relations) Marshaun Coprich and the Redbirds received the No. 2 overall national seed for the FCS Playoffs. Illinois State will play the winner of Dayton/Western Illinois in a second round matchup on Dec. 5 at Hancock Stadium. The Road to Frisco goes through Normal. That was the phrase that many across the... Read more →

Bulls-Suns set to square off

With a young and talented backcourt, the Suns will host the Bulls tonight at 9:30 CT. Both teams will be riding three-game win streaks as the Suns will try to finish off a 3-0 home stand against a Bulls team that will be playing without Derrick Rose. Rose left the game midway through the fourth quarter after spraining his left ankle.... Read more →

Life is better without Snapchat

Chelsea Grochocki, Blogger “Hey, add me on Snapchat.” I hear this statement almost every day by my friends and people I have just met. The conversation then usually leads me to admit that I do not have Snapchat, which is then followed by a big, “What!” In fact, it is rare to find someone who doesn’t have it. Well... Read more →

Trending without high spending

Paige Meisenheimer, Blogger This winter at Illinois State you might find yourself reaching for the same pieces you’ve pulled out of the closet for years. As accessories come and go and styles change over time, it’s tough to keep up. Looking at magazines can give inspiration, but for a student those high prices for the cutest outfits... Read more →

Blog: The evolution of Justin Bieber

Aaron Boma, Blog Coordinator We all remember this Bieber. The guy was new to the scene. He had the shag haircut, he had that song that you most definitely have heard more than “One Time," but we weren’t ready to anoint him a star yet. I really think that an artist’s fanbase dictates how seriously he or... Read more →

Former ISU lineman joins Chiefs practice squad

Offensive lineman Mike Liedtke has a new home as the former Redbird has been signed to the practice squad of the Kansas City Chiefs. Liedtke will join his former teammate James O’Shaughnessy and will look to impress the coaches enough to make the team. He started 43 games in his four-year career with the Redbirds. The Miami Dolphins... Read more →