The Illinois State men’s basketball team will visit Chicago for the second time this season to take on conference rivals the Loyola Ramblers February 3. Join Illinois State alumni and Redbird fans to gather in the windy city prior to the game at Bar63, just two blocks from Gentile Arena!

Enjoy a heavy appetizer buffet and soft drinks or grab something from the cash bar. Parking is available on the street in front of the restaurant or in the Loyola parking structure on Kenmore Avenue. Game tickets and transportation to the game are not included in event pricing.

When: 5–6:30 p.m. (7 p.m. tipoff), Wednesday, February 3
Where: Bar63, 6341 North Broadway, Chicago
Cost: $12 per person

Those interested in purchasing tickets to the men’s basketball game can do so through Prices are $10 for upper level end zone tickets or $25 for lower level tickets.

Register for the pregame by January 29 at or by calling Alumni Relations at (309) 438-2586.