The Illinois State football team is putting it's 6-0 road mark on the line Saturday against a team that hasn't lost in six games at home this season.
The Redbirds travel to Cheney, Washington to face the Eastern Washington Eagles in the quarterfinals of the FCS playoffs. The Redbirds upset Appalachian State last weekend to advance in the tournament.
In other Redbird action Saturday, the men's basketball team hosts Western Michigan. Illinois State is looking to rebound from Tuesday's second-half collapse against Wyoming.
Also Saturday, the University of Illinois men's basketball team hosts Gonzaga. Listen on WJBC FM 93.7 starting at 9 p.m.
Finally, the Bloomington Blaze visit Tulsa. WJBC's Greg Halbleib has the call on WJBC.com at 7:30 p.m.
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