Alexins Jenkins and the Illinois State women host Drake tonight. (Photo by B Corbin/WJBC)
By Eric Stock
The Illinois State women look to bounce back from a two-game losing skid as they return to Redbird Arena.
ISU, tied for third place in the Missouri Valley Conference at 5-4 (13-8 overall) host Drake (7-13, 2-7 in MVC).
The Illinois State softball team continues play in the season-opening Getterman Classic in Waco, Texas. The Redbirds play Northern Illinois at 11 a.m. and host Baylor at 4 p.m. Both games are on WJBC.com.
Blaze on road
The Bloomington Blaze open the weekend as they wrap up a six-game road trip at Quad City before returning to U.S. Cellular Coliseum for games on Saturday and Sunday. Greg Halbleib has the call at 7 p.m. here on WJBC.com.
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