Saturday scoreboard: Redbird women eliminated in MVC semifinals

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

Women’s College Basketball–
Missouri Valley Conference Tournament at Moline–
Drake 65, Illinois State 54 (ISU: TeTe Maggett 21, Lexi Wallen 13; ISU ends season 19-11)
Missouri State 89, Northern Iowa 64

College Baseball–
Illinois State 7, Central Michigan 2
Illinois State 5, Central Michigan 4
Southern Maine 9, Illinois Wesleyan 2

College Softball–
Illinois State 11, Evansville 0
Illinois State 8, Evansville 1
The Spring Games, Clermont, Fla–
Calvin 3, Illinois Wesleyan 2; Illinois Wesleyan vs. Rowan cancelled

Girls High School Soccer–
Bloomington 2, Judah Christian 1
Glenbrook North 2, Normal West 1
Rolling Meadows 2, Normal West 0

High School Softball–
Normal Community 5, Collinsville 2
Normal Community 7, Collinsville 6
Central Catholic 5, Yorkville 4

High School Baseball–
Oswego East 14, Normal West 7
LeRoy 19, Westville 4
LeRoy 12, Westville 2
Normal West 11, Naperville Central 1
Brother Rice 2, Normal West 1
Heyworth 7, Greenfield/Northwestern 6

United States Hockey League–
Sioux City Musketeers 2, Central Illinois Flying Aces 1 (SO)

Sunday’s schedule:

LIVE ON WJBC-AM 1230–St. Louis Cardinals at Miami Marlins (exhibition), 11:45 a.m.

College Softball–
Illinois State at Evansville, 11 a.m.

College Baseball–
Central Michigan at Illinois State, 1 p.m.

United States Hockey League–
Sioux City Musketeers at Central Illinois Flying Aces, 4:07 p.m.

Women’s College Basketball–
Missouri Valley Conference Tournament Championship at Moline–Drake vs. Missouri State, 2 p.m.



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