National FCS rankings tell us that No. 2-ranked North Dakota State and No. 4 South Dakota State are better than Illinois State.
Illinois State director of athletics Larry Lyons needs a hire straight out of 2003.
Illinois State is forecast to finish fourth in the rough and tumble Missouri Valley Football Conference.
A golden opportunity was squandered in the name of public relations last week at the Kaufman Football Building.
Barb Smith has work to do. No one has to enlighten the Illinois State women's basketball coach with that revelation.
Steamrolling through the nonconference portion of its schedule with a 3-0 record, Illinois State has set the table for an FCS playoff berth.
Five Missouri Valley Football Conference teams are ranked in the FCS top 25 entering the first weekend of September. Illinois State is not amo…
College football recruiting has become just as much a matter of protecting the commitments you earn as it is earning the commitments you get.
Given the quality of the opposition, Illinois State's 0-2 football start is not particularly shocking.
Illinois State center Charles Cowley was among the first victims.
Illinois State’s retooled defense will quite possibly take some lumps over the first two games of the upcoming season.
NORMAL — Dan Shula wasn’t just introduced to football at an early age, he was immersed in it.
As St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs fans filed out of Wrigley Field on June 22, 2002, there was no friendly (or not so friendly) chiding o…
The prediction that Albert Pujols will pick up the pace is hardly a bold one.
Cameron Siskowic’s infectious personality has served him well since leaving Illinois State.
Illinois State baseball coach Mark Kingston lists his starter for this weekend’s series finale at Creighton on Sunday as “to be determined.”
Surfing the personal favorites from the cable lineup landed the channel on MLB Network early Friday afternoon.
Management continues to play it cool while Cardinals fans sweat out the free agency of Albert Pujols.
Jim Riggleman thought he warranted more respect when abruptly resigning last week as manager of the Washington Nationals.
Granted, Illinois State baseball coach Mark Kingston would prefer to see his Redbirds atop the Missouri Valley Conference instead of tied for …
When the Boston Red Sox made Joliet High School’s Mike Hollenbeck a 14th-round draft choice last June, the college coach who signed the stando…
Cautious optimism. That’s how Illinois State heads into the summer with an eye on the Sept. 1 season-opening football game at Eastern Illinois.