Be a Part of White Sox Night at Redbird Arena

Dec. 14, 2011

NORMAL, Ill. - Not only will the fans and patrons in attendance for the Illinois State men's basketball game on Feb. 8 on Doug Collins Court in Redbird Arena be treated to Missouri Valley Conference action, as the Redbirds host Drake, but it will also be "White Sox Night."

In a unique partnership, the Illinois State Athletics Department and the Chicago White Sox have teamed up for this special event. Specific details are still being finalized, but former White Sox players will be in attendance and available pregame for autographs. In addition, Southpaw, the mascot of the Chicago White Sox, will also be on hand.

There will also be special White Sox prizes and giveaways. Tickets for this game are still available and are part of the special advanced ticket pricing. Any upper bowl ticket purchased prior to the day of the game is available for only $5. Tickets can be purchased online at, or by calling the Illinois State Athletics Ticket Office at (309) 438-8000. Your online source for Illinois State Athletics, tickets, Weisbecker Scholarship Fund gifts, multimedia, Redbird merchandise, photos and more.