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Hall of Fame Talk with Willie Williams

For one Illinois State Hall of Famer, an opportunity was the only thing he needed to change his life forever.
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The man behind the mic: Dave Colee has made lasting impact with Redbird Athletics

After nearly a quarter century as the arena voice for the Redbird women’s basketball team, Dave Colee '72, M.S. '82, will retire after he calls the final two home games February 19 and 20.

Hall of Fame Talk with Mike Prior

Prior went on to earn a Super Bowl ring in 1997 with the Green Bay Packers.
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Hancock Stadium to host 20 percent capacity for spring football

Season ticket holders, ISU students, and player families will be first priority for ticket purchasing.
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ISU Athletics to host virtual ‘Taste of Redbirds Around Town’ in February

The Taste of Redbirds has become an annual event that many ISU athletics fans look forward to each year in February. The event, which allows those in attendance to try food items from several of...
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Illinois State Athletics to unveil fan campaign on January 25

Illinois State University Athletics is set to launch a fun campaign where alumni, fans, and friends can enter to win a prize to showcase their Redbird pride and represent their county, state, or...
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Paige Saylor achieves high marks in class and on the basketball court

Redbird women's basketball point guard Paige Saylor has persevered to achieve high marks in the classroom and on the court during her four years at Illinois State University.

Kyle Brennan selected to lead Illinois State Athletics as new AD

Illinois State University President Larry Dietz announced the appointment of Kyle Brennan as the Redbirds' Director of Athletics Wednesday, December 23.
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All part of the journey: Serbian native Mahorcic finds a home with Redbird men’s basketball team

Catch the ball on the block. Head fake toward the baseline. Spin back to the middle of the lane. Right-handed jump hook. Swish. Repeat. It looks so effortless for Illinois State men’s...
Neal Cotts

Where are they now? Neal Cotts

Neal Cotts was on track to graduate when Major League Baseball came calling during the 2001 draft, where the Oakland Athletics selected him the second round with the 69th overall pick.