The Redbirds have now won two MVC titles in four seasons.
Illinois State needs just one win to secure a portion of the MVC title.
Brock Stewart tied a career-best with five RBI in the win over the Aces.
Friday's win marked the ninth complete-game this season for ISU starters.
Redbird pitchers have eight complete-games this season.
Redbird Baseball Vs. Cancer Day
2012: Appeared in six games, making five starts, before medically redshirting the season ... tallied two hits, two runs scored and three RBI ... launchedone home run against Tennessee Tech (2/25) ... pitched one inning, allowing one earned run on three hits with one strikeout and one walk.
2011: Started 29 of 36 games played in, with 33 appearances in the Redbird outfield ... amassed a .259 batting average with 28 hits, 16 RBI and 18 runs scored ... legged out 10 doubles and hit three home runs ... established a .435 slugging percentage and a .341 on-base percentage ... had eight multiple-hit and three multiple-RBI games ... went on a five-game hitting streak (4/1-4/5) ... collected his first collegiate hit against Bowling Green, going 3-for-5 with two doubles, two runs scored, one RBI and a walk (3/6) ... went 4-for-5 with a home run, a double, a career-high four RBI and two runs scored versus North Dakota State (3/13) ... had a 2-for-3 effort with three runs and a walk against Chicago State (4/2) ... went 3-for-4 with a home run and a walk at Southern Illinois (5/14) ... had a 2-for-4 performance with two doubles, three RBI and one run scored against Evansville (5/19) ... was 2-for-3 with two doubles and one RBI versus Evansville (5/21).