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Jim Benson

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Reporter for Lee Enterprises Central Illinois.

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Jim Benson

I am pretty sure they said they would honor passes from previous owner.

Jim Benson

Jim Benson commented on Redbirds hang on to hopes for NIT

Jim Benson here ... I've been told the cost to host a first-round game in CIT and CBI is about the same, somewhere in the $30,35,000 range. It progressively gets higher in the CBI if you want to continue hosting. Neither covers all of travel costs, either.

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