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Junior guard Taylor suspended on DUI charge

By Ben Conrady

September 23, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Saluki men’s basketball coach Barry Hinson announced Monday that junior guard Diamond Taylor has been suspended from the team indefinitely after he was charged with driving under the influence early Saturday morning. Read More ...

Men’s basketball signs power forward

By Joe Ragusa

August 1, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU Men’s Basketball coach Barry Hinson officially announced the signing of his fourth recruit, forward Bola Olaniyan, Wednesday.The 6-foot-8 Olaniyan comes from Richmond High School in Richmond, Ind., where he averaged 14.6 poin...

Men’s basketball adds small forward

By Joe Ragusa

July 25, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Recruit coached by former Saluki Shane Hawkins in high schoolThe Salukis didn’t go far to grab a new player for next season.Coach Barry Hinson announced the signing of 6-foot-6 forward Chase Heins out of Trico High School in Campbell Hill, ro...

NCAA releases academic reports

By Joe Ragusa

June 24, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Latest News, Softball, Sports, Swimming, Tennis, Track Cross Country, Volleyball

The NCAA released the Academic Progress Rates (APR) for all of its’ schools Wednesday for the 2010-2011 school year. The APR is measures a team’s academic performance, and teams that have a multiyear score fall below 900 fac...

Whitt’s departure leaves basketball thin at forward

By Joe Ragusa

June 19, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Harry Whitt abruptly left the Saluki basketball team this week, although his teammates said they noticed his interest in the sport waning in his final practices with the team.“It wasn’t too shocking, but at the same time, i...

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