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Friday Frenzy Highlight Zone: Super-Sectional Volleyball

WAND Sports - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 01:04
1A Windsor-Stewardson-Strasburg punches a ticket to State with a win over Cobden, 25-18, 25-10 in Farina 2A Newton is headed to State after knocking off fellow No. 2 seed Carlinville in the Vandalia Super-Sectional 25-13, 25-22 St. Thomas More will also go to State in 2A after knocking off Aurora Christian 25-20, 25-19 in Seneca 3A Mt. Zion reaches the Super-Sectional round for the first time in school history but falls to state power Althoff Catholic 25-10, 25-21 in Salem Bon...
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Eastern Illinois knocks off Illinois in exhibition opener

WAND Sports - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 00:04
Click the video above for a peek at the first public, live-game situation for Brad Underwood's Illini basketball team. Eastern Illinois rides a hot second half to a 80-67 win over Illinois in a hurricane relief fundraiser exhibition on Friday night at Lantz Arena in Charleston.
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Redbirds bring nearly brand new roster to table in 2017-18

WAND Sports - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 00:32
In this report from Media Day, Illinois State head coach Dan Muller and junior forward Phil Fayne discuss the Redbirds' almost entirely new roster, plus how the injury-plagued team is preparing for a difficult non-conference stretch that includes 2017 Final Four squad South Carolina, Nevada, Ole Miss , BYU and more. Head coach Dan Muller indentifies the team's top scoring contributors in practice as junior forward Phil Fayne (9.1 ppg in 2016), guard Keyshawn Evans (5.8 ppg), Saint Lo...
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Redbirds bring nearly brand new roster to table in 2017-18

WAND Sports - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 00:32
In this report from Media Day, Illinois State head coach Dan Muller and junior forward Phil Fayne discuss the Redbirds' almost entirely new roster, plus how the injury-plagued team is preparing for a difficult non-conference stretch that includes 2017 Final Four squad South Carolina, Nevada, Ole Miss , BYU and more. Head coach Dan Muller indentifies the team's top scoring contributors in practice as junior forward Phil Fayne (9.1 ppg in 2016), guard Keyshawn Evans (5.8 ppg), Saint Lo...
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Playoff preview: MacArthur @ Washington

WAND Sports - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 01:12
Click the video above for a preview of (6) MacArthur's 5A clash with (3) Washington this Saturday in the second round of the playoffs! (6) MacArthur (8-2) at (3) Washington (8-2) 2 p.m. Saturday in Washington MacArthur Conference play: 7-2 in Central State Eight (3rd) Last year: Did not make the playoffs Offense: 32.6 points per game Defense: 20.3 points per game All-time playoff record: 7-11 Consecutive appearances: 1 First place: 0 Runner-up: 0 Key moment in season: Generals kn...
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Pana rides hot offense into second round of 3A playoffs

WAND Sports - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 00:39
PANA -- It's been a banner year for the South Central Conference, with No. 15 seed Vandalia and No. 10 Greenville each pulling off upsets in the first round of the 3A playoffs to go with wins for No. 5 seed Carlinville and No. 6 seed Pana. In all, No. 14 seed Hillsboro was the only team to lose in the first round, a 22-8 contest against No. 3 seed Anna-Jonesboro.   (6) Pana (9-1) at (3) Anna-Jonesboro (10-0) 2 p.m. Saturday Pana travels to Anna to take on the 10-0 Wildcats, who...
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Playoff preview: Athens @ Argenta-Oreana

WAND Sports - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 21:32
ARGENTA -- Athens and Argenta-Oreana are set for a second round clash after dominant performances in the first round.
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Playoff preview: Athens @ Argenta-Oreana

WAND Sports - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 21:32
ARGENTA -- Athens and Argenta-Oreana are set for a second round clash after dominant performances in the first round.
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