Following a tweet by CBS sports insider Jon Rothstein, Illinois State University men's basketball is among several teams rumored to participate in the Elevate Hoops Multi-Team Event (MTE) in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Sources: Elevate Hoops (@elevatehoopscbb) will be hosting an MTE in Lincoln, Nebraska that features Nebraska, LSU, Northern Iowa, Nevada, Illinois State, & Cleveland State.More teams will be added.A burgeoning event to monitor during college basketball's "Golden Window".— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) October 6, 2020
The MTE will also include the Missouri Valley Conference University of Northern Iowa, along with University of Nebraska, Louisiana State, Cleveland State and University of Nevada. More teams are expected to be added.
The Redbirds recently set a conference schedule for the 2020-21 season that kicks off against Evansville on Dec. 30 in Evansville, Indiana.