2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
15-17, 6th in MVC
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First 2-seed to beat 1-seed in title game

It was Magic Johnson's Michigan State squad against Larry Bird and Indiana State in 1979. Since then, only one No. 2 seed has defeated a No. 1 seed in the title game (Louisville over Duke in 1986) in eight occurances.

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OTD: Magic takes down Bird in title game

On March 26, 1979, a rivalry was born as Magic Johnson and his Spartans beat Larry Bird and Indiana State in the national title game.

Illinois State focused on MVC tourney (2:57)

Missouri Valley tourney bracket is set

Wichita State (No. 40 RPI, 1-5 vs. top 50) may need a good showing in the Missouri Valley conference tournament to feel comfortable on Selection Sunday. See the bracket

Indiana blows by Nebraska (1:17)

Illinois State handles Indiana State 78-50

Paris Lee scored 18 points and made four assists, MiKyle McIntosh added 14 points and Illinois State never trailed in its 78-50 win over Indiana State on Wednesday night.

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record5-4
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances4