Coach Brock Spack and the Redbirds head to Appalachian State in the second round of the FCS playoffs Saturday. (Photo By B Corbin/WJBC)
By Paul Morello
The Redbird football team travels to Boone, N.C. on Saturday for its first playoff game since 2006.
Illinois State faces Appalachian State in the second round of the FCS playoffs. Redbird Preview starts at noon, with kickoff set for just after 1 p.m. on WJBC AM 1230 and on WJBC.com.
Meanwhile, the Illinois State men's basketball team faces No. 5 Louisville in Kentucky. Coach Dan Muller's Redbirds tip off at 12 p.m. with Redbird Preview starting at 11 a.m. on WJBC FM 93.7 and on WJBC.com.
In other sports action Saturday, the Illinois Wesleyan men's basketball team faces Washington University in the Championship game of the Lopata Classic at 8 p.m. on WJBC AM 1230 and FM 93.7.
Finally, the Bloomington Blaze wrap up a two game road trip against the Rapid City Rush. WJBC's Greg Halbleib has the call on your computer or smartphone at WJBC.com starting at 8 p.m.
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