Tuesday scoreboard, Wednesday schedule

Scoreboards are sponsored by COUNTRY Financial Representative Eric Lapan


Women’s College Basketball:
Illinois State 87, Truman State 60

Men’s College Basketball:
Southern Illinois 76, Illinois Wesleyan 48 (exhibition)
Illinois 78, Nicolls State 70 (OT)


LIVE ON WJBC-AM 1230, 93.7 Nash Icon & WJBC.com:
Men’s College Basketball–Belmont at Illinois State, 6 p.m.

Men’s College Basketball:
Belmont at Illinois State, 7 p.m.

Women’s College Soccer:
CCIW Tournament Semifinal–North Central at Illinois Wesleyan, 7 p.m.

Men’s College Soccer:
CCIW Tournament Semifinal–Illinois Wesleyan at North Central, 7:30 p.m.

Girls High School Volleyball:
Class 2A Sectional Championship at Pleasant Plains–Decatur St. Teresa vs. Tri-Valley, 6 p.m.
Class 2A Sectional Championship at Spring Valley Hall–El Paso-Gridley vs. Orion, 6 p.m.
Class 3A Sectional Championship at Mahomet-Seymour–Rochester vs. U-High, 6 p.m.

Sports Director Greg Halbleib can be reached at [email protected]


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