Sunday scoreboard: Redbird women win, men lose at buzzer

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

Women’s College Basketball–
Illinois State 78, Indiana State 70

Men’s College Basketball–
Missouri State 66, Illinois State 65 (half-court buzzer-beater game-winner by Jarred Dixon)

College Softball–
Michigan 11, Illinois State 4

Monday’s schedule:

Boys High School Basketball–
Central Catholic at Pontiac, 5 p.m. (LIVE WJEZ-FM 98.9 &–click here to listen)

Girls High School Basketball–
Class 3A Regional at Pontiac–Prairie Central vs. Streator, 7 p.m.
Class 3A Regional at Morton–U-High vs. Illinois Valley Central, 7:30 p.m.
Class 4A Regional at Bloomington–Danville vs. Bloomington, 7 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.

WJBC Voices: Bipartisan fixing the pothole

Now that the spring legislative session is over, it’s amazing to reflect all that was completed: a balanced budget, legalized cannabis and a long-overdue infrastructure bill to fix our roads and bridges.