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Salukis become conference leaders with win

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

November 20

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

SIU volleyball (23-7, 14-3) clinched a first round bye in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament and leads the conference going into the last regular season match.The Salukis swept (25-23, 25-20, 25-22) Wichita State (23-8...

SIU men’s basketball wins Sunday afternoon

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

November 15

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU men's basketball team (2-0) beat Florida A&M (1-1) 81-51 on Sunday.This is the first time SIU has started 2-0 in a season since 2012."The score of the game should not dictate our tempo," coach Barry Hinson said. "My fr...

Pierre and Estrada face misdemeanor charges

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 10

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki women's basketball senior forward/center Dyana Pierre and sophomore volleyball outside hitter Andrea Estrada are facing misdemeanor charges from an incident on Oct. 25. The athletes were charged with criminal damage to ...

SIU volleyball wins six straight after a sweep of Evansville

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

November 7

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (20-7, 11-3) extended its winning streak to six after a sweep (25-16, 25-19, 25-13) of Evansville (8-20, 2-12) on Saturday night.The Missouri Valley Conference's leading scorer, Evansville sophomore hit...

Saluki volleyball wins fourth straight match

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 31

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (18-7, 9-3) beat Bradley (6-19, 1-12) in four sets (25-22, 21-25, 25-16, 25-14) Saturday, completing the regular season sweep of the Braves.The Salukis led the entire first set and hit for a .385 effici...

SIU volleyball comes from behind for win in Chicago

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 30

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (17-7, 8-3) traveled to Chicago on Friday to take on the Loyola Ramblers (18-6, 7-4), a team that beat SIU in Carbondale earlier this season.The Salukis won in five sets (26-28, 26-28, 25-21, 25-21, 19-17) in a...

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