Redbird Coaches Show at Pub II Tonight
Jan. 13, 2014
NORMAL, Ill. - The Redbird Basketball Coaches Shows are on the air tonight, live from the Pub II in Normal, Ill. Fans can listen live on GoRedbirds.com, as Barb Smith and Dan Muller preview the four Redbird games this week, including three road games and a home men's game.
The Barb Smith Show, hosted by Zach Dietmeier, starts out the night at 6 p.m. Coach Smith will be joined by transfer guard Lindsay Smith. The women's team will continue its Missouri Valley Conference road swing with trips to Southern Illinois Friday and Evansville Sunday. The Redbirds fell to the Sycamores, 47-44, Sunday afternoon in Terre Haute, Ind. Smith shot 50 percent from the field (3-of-6) at Indiana State for her second-straight double-digit scoring effort. The sophomore transfer pulled down a career-high six rebounds in a career-high 35 minutes. In conference games, she has scored 9.7 points per game and brought down 4.3 rebounds per game. She is shooting 41 percent from the field in Valley contests and 46 percent beyond the arc.
The Dan Muller Show follows at 7 p.m., hosted by Dick Luedke. Coach Muller will be joined by redshirt junior guard Bobby Hunter. The men's team defeated Loyola, 59-50, Saturday night in Redbird Arena. The men will host Evansville Wednesday at 7:05 p.m., before traveling to Drake Saturday. In 28 minutes against the Ramblers, Hunter scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds, while handing out two assists. In Valley contests, Hunter leads ISU with 11.8 points per game, shooting 61 percent from the field and 54 percent from beyond the arc. He is also leading ISU in rebounds (19) and steals (7).
For those not able to attend the show in person, it will be broadcast live on WJBC and on GoRedbirds.com.
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