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Bryer returns to team

By Demario Smith-Phipps

December 4, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Coach Barry Hinson announced Tuesday that sophomore forward Antonio Bryer has returned to the men’s basketball team.According to Saluki Athletics, Bryer left the team Monday because of personal issues. However, Hinson said th...

Salukis left panting in Racers’ dust

By Alex Rostowsky

December 2, 2012

Filed under Basketball

The SIU women’s basketball team found trouble cooling Murray State down from three-point range as they lost 67-55 on the road Saturday night.Murray State (5-3) made nine of 17 attempts from beyond the arc en route to the pro...

Mastodons beat SIU

By Alex Rostowsky

November 29, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Saluki women’s basketball team failed to capture a lead at any point during Thursday’s 78-65 loss to Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne at SIU Arena.SIU (0-5) was unable to contain junior IPFW forward Amanda Hyde, ...

Salukis prepare for Fresno battle

By Demario Smith-Phipps

November 27, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team tips off its first home regular season game tonight against Fresno State at the SIU Arena.The Salukis are 3-1 as they head into the contest, and they are ranked 19th nationwide in shooting percentag...

Salukis improve off-court

By Demario Smith-Phipps

November 26, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

 Despite a rough 2012 season start with suspensions and injuries, coach Barry Hinson has the Salukis at 3-1 and off to their best start since 2006.The increased performance on the court is, in part, because of the heightened l...

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