Redbird Basketball Wants To Thank The Fans


February 25, 2013

NORMAL, Ill. - As a special thanks to every Illinois State fan, the men’s and women’s basketball teams are holding Fan Appreciation Games, on each of the final regular season home games, as both teams play host to the Missouri State Bears. The men play Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 7:05 p.m., and the women’s game will be held on Sunday, March 3, at 2:05 p.m.

A special ticket offer of $5 upper bowl seats will be available for the men’s game, while a $5 general admission ticket can be purchased for the women’s game. In addition, the women’s team will be holding a drawing, where fans will have the opportunity to win prizes from one of the many Redbird Athletics sponsors, ranging from gift cards and various merchandise, throughout the game.

At the women’s game, all patrons will receive a drawing ticket upon entering the arena, and the winning numbers will be announced throughout the duration of the game.

Senior recognitions will also be taking place at both games prior to tip-off. Join ISU in saying goodbye to its four graduating men’s basketball seniors: Anthony Cousin, John Wilkins, Tyler Brown and Jackie Carmichael; and five women’s basketball seniors: Megan Grace, Jaz Green, Candace Sykes, Alexis Jenkins and Jamie Russell.

To order tickets for these events, please contact the Illinois State Athletics Ticket Office located in Redbird Arena at (309) 438-8000, or online by visiting
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