The Western Illinois Football Team is departing today for Illinois State University. They will take on the Redbirds in the second round of the FCS Playoffs tomorrow at 1 PM Central Time at Hancock Stadium. A pep rally will be held outside of East Arena today (12-04-15) at 3 PM to send off the players.
The Leathernecks will enter the contest Saturday with an overall record of 7-5.The Redbirds will enter the contest with an overall record of 9-2. The game will also be televised on ESPN3.