Maddie Oliver
Maddie Oliver


Roland, Iowa

High School:





Colorado State Comes From Behind to Clip Redbirds

Chloe Nelson scored a career-high 20 points in the loss.


Women's Hoops Tops Bradley; Advances to Face Creighton

With the win, ISU advances to the semifinal round of the conference tournament and takes on No. 2-seeded Creighton at 4:05 p.m.


ISU Hosts Top-Ranked Wichita State, Missouri State in Final Home Series

The Redbirds enter Thursday's game with a Valley record of 10-4, while the Shockers are 13-2 in conference play.


Women's Basketball Wins Fifth-Straight Game; Tops Indiana State, 63-54

Puni and Sykes each had double-double performances in the win.


Women's Basketball Travels to Southern Illinois, Evansville

The Redbirds enter Thursday's game with a Valley record of 7-4, while the Salukis are 1-9 in conference play.


WJBC Recap vs. Southern Illinois


WJBC Redbird Recap - WBB Bradley vs. ISU

WJBC Redbird Recap - WBB Bradley vs. ISU


WJBC Recap - WBB Milwaukee vs. Illinois State

WJBC Recap - WBB Milwaukee vs. Illinois State


WJBC Recap - WBB Illinois State vs. UW-Parkside

WJBC Recap - WBB Illinois State vs. UW-Parkside


First Women's Basketball Practice of 2013-14

The ISU women's basketball team held its first practice of the 2013-14 season Friday at Redbird Arena.


WNIT First Round - ISU vs. IUPUI

Thursday, March 21


Illinois State vs. Wichita State

Thursday, February 28 at 7:35 p.m.


Illinois State vs. Creighton

Sunday, Feb. 10 at Redbird Arena in the Play4Kay game


Illinois State vs. Drake

Feb. 8 at 7:05 p.m., on Doug Collins Court

Sophomore Season (2012-13)
Appeared in all 35 games and started 26 contests ... played 492 minutes, averaging 14.1 minutes per game... led the team in field goal percentage, connecting on 58 percent (64-of-110) of shots from the field .... scored 150 points on the season and averaged 4.3 points per game ... connected on 85 percent (22-of-26) of free throws and was second on the team in free throw percentage ... was fifth on the team in rebounds with 107, including 41 offensive and 66 defensive boards ... averaged 3.1 rebounds per game ... handed out 15 assists and recorded 16 blocks, which were the fourth most on the team ... collected three steals on the season ... scored a career-high 15 points against Southern Illinois (1/19) ... grabbed 10 rebounds (5 offensive, 5 defensive) at Drake (1/13) for a career-high ... set a career-high in blocks (4) and field goal attempts (9) against Indiana State (1/25) ... sank four three throws at Drake (1/13) for a career-high.

Freshman Season (2011-12)
Appeared in all 32 games with three starts ... scored 82 points and brought down 72 rebounds during her freshman campaign ... averaged 11.5 minutes per game ... shot 31-of-74 on the season for a 42 percent field goal percentage ... made 20-of-26 free throws, making 77 percent ... finished tied for third on the team in blocks with 12 ... had 12 assists and six steals ... set a career-high 11 points at Ball State in her first collegiate game (11/11) and earned Missouri Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week honors (11/14) for the performance ... recorded her first career start at Northwestern (11/17) ... had a career-high eight rebounds at Arizona State (12/3) ... played a career-high 31 minutes against in-state rival Northwestern (11/17) ... dished out five assists at Eastern Illinois (11/21) ... recorded a career-high in field goals and field goal attempts at Ball State (11/11).

Prior to ISU
Set a school record in points in a single game with 34 ... school leader in points ( 1417) and blocks (351) ... a member of the 1,000 point and 1,000 rebound club ... earned all-state, all-conference and all-district teams as a junior and senior ... named team MVP as a junior and senior ... earned all-conference and all-district honors as a sophomore and freshman ... team won the conference championship twice and the district championship three times during her high school career ... played AAU ball with the All-Iowa Attack and finished third at the 2010 AAU National (16 and under).

Born 1/12/93 ... daughter of Mike and Chris Oliver ... has one sister, Katie ... major is undecided.