Illinois State will look for another MVC Tournament upset against Wichita State. (photo by B Corbin/WJBC)
By Paul Morello
A Missouri Valley Conference championship game trip is on the line as the Illinois State Redbirds take on second-seeded Wichita State.
The No. 10 Illinois Wesleyan Titans continue their trip into the NCAA Tournament with a second-round game Saturday at Washington University.
Illinois Wesleyan lost at Washington U. on Dec. 1 in the championship game of the 29th Annual Lopata Classic.
The Redbird women's basketball team plays its regular season finale on Saturday at Northern Iowa. Illinois State will try to bounce back after getting stunned on a last-second layup at Bradley Thursday night.
Also Saturday, Redbird baseball continues the Central Florida Invitational against Miami Ohio at 1 p.m. The Redbird softball team is in Louisville for the Red and Black Classic. It's ISU's final non-conference tournament of the season.
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