ISU’s football team will host a pair of games during October, including the Homecoming game against South Dakota on the 15th.  The Redbirds will host Indiana State on October 22 for Faculty/Staff Day and Kids Day at Hancock Stadium.

The Homecoming game against South Dakota is scheduled for 3 p.m. For more information about all the Illinois State Homecoming activities, please click here (link to ISU Homecoming page).

For more information about any of these events, or to order tickets, call the Illinois State Athletics Ticket Office at (309) 438-8000, or print from home by visiting

In addition, the annual Family Day game is scheduled for the November 5 game against Western Illinois. Limited tickets remain, so get yours today!

2 thoughts on “October events planned for Redbird football

  1. Kathy Ram says:

    Looking for info on tailgating for the football game Family Weekend. My daughter has heard that the lots open at 7 a.m. but cars begin lining up at 5:30 a.m. Is this true?

    1. Annette Vaughan says:

      This link should give you the information you need to plan for tailgating:

      If you need more details, please call Redbird Athletics ticket office at 309-438-8000 and they can help get your questions answered. Have a great weekend!