The Redbirds are trying to advance to the Elite Eight with a victory on Monday Night after defeating Ole Miss 96-93 in overtime on the road. On the other side, Stanford is attempting to take care of business.
The third-seed Cardinal knocked out Cleveland State in the first round and are looking to put an end to Illinois St.
The game can be seen on ESPN2 at 11:30 p.m. ET.
For a full view of the NIT Bracket, click here.
On the other side of the bracket the favored Tennessee Volunteers are squaring off against their interstate counterpart, the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders.
Middle Tennessee St. comes in 26-6 overall after polishing off Marshall 86-78 in the initial round. The Vols are the top-seed in the region but didn't look overly impressive beating Savannah State 65-51 at home on Tuesday.
The game can be seen on ESPN at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Minnesota is riding a wave of momentum after pulling off the upset against La Salle 70-61 on Wednesday. The Hurricanes dispatched Valparaiso at home in their first game 66-50 and looked in top form doing so.
The game can be seen on ESPN at 9:00 p.m. ET.