Wednesday scoreboard, Thursday schedule

Wednesday’s scoreboard is sponsored by COUNTRY Financial Representative Eric Lapan

Men’s College Basketball–
Illinois State 69, Drake 55
Minnesota 86, Illinois 75

Thursday’s schedule (subject to change):

Men’s College Basketball–
Millikin at Illinois Wesleyan, 7 p.m.

Women’s College Basketball–
Illinois Wesleyan at Wheaton, 7 p.m.

Girls High School Basketball–
Central Catholic at St. Joseph-Ogden, 7 p.m.
Danville at Normal West, 7:30 p.m.
Decatur Eisenhower at U-High, postponed

United States Hockey League–
Central Illinois Flying Aces at Sioux Falls Stampede, 7:05 p.m.



WJBC Voices: New name, new mascot

Several years ago, after the Politically Correct Athletic Association extorted the University of Illinois not to use any Native American symbols for its teams, I declared the name Fighting Illini meaningless…

WJBC Voices: Plus ca change…

No Neck and his Democratic buddies patted themselves on the back and told us how happy we should all be now that we have a “balanced” budget for the first time in years.