Most of the area college basketball teams will be playing Wednesday night. Here in Galesburg, the Knox Prairie Fire will have their Midwest Conference opener against the visiting Cornell Rams. The Monmouth College men's and women's teams will be on the road in Grinnell, IA to play the Pioneers. And the Carl Sandburg College Chargers women will be in Burlington to play Southeastern Community College.
Meanwhile in Macomb, the WIU Leathernecks will host Eastern Illinois, and in Peoria, Bradley hosts IUPUI at the Renaissance Coliseum.
High School Girls
There are a few girls high school basketball games to be played tonight. The ROWVA Tigers will travel to Ridgewood, and the United Red Storm will drive to Annawan to play the state-ranked Braves.
The Galesburg Silver Streaks girls have one more day of practice before they go to Moline Wednesday night to play the Maroons. We'll have the game beginning at 6:40 with Jim Wyman and Erik Gibson Wednesday here on WGIL.