The Illinois State men's basketball schedule is now complete, as the Missouri Valley Conference released its conference basketball slate for the 2019-20 season.
ISU will begin the MVC season on Dec. 31 at home against UNI. The Redbirds' remaining home games in conference play will be Jan. 7 (Missouri State), Jan. 19 (Loyola-Chicago), Jan. 25 (Southern Illinois), Jan. 29 (Evansville), Feb. 8 (Indiana State), Feb. 15 (Valparaiso), Feb. 22 (Drake) and Feb. 26 (Bradley).
Road games for the 'Birds in the MVC will be featured on Jan. 4 (Southern Illinois), Jan. 11 (Indiana State), Jan. 15 (Drake), Jan. 22 (Bradley), Feb. 1 (Valparaiso), Feb. 5 (Missouri State), Feb. 12 (UNI), Feb. 19 (Loyola-Chicago) and Feb. 29 (Evansville).
The Redbirds will begin their season Nov. 6, where they will host Belmont at the newly renovated Redbird Arena.