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Early, Salukis hold off late rally from Evansville

By Joe Ragusa

February 5, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Senior guard Jeff Early scored a team-high 14 points against Evansville Saturday, but 13 of those came in the first half.The one point Early scored in the second half provided the margin of victory.SIU (8-16, 5-8 Missouri Val...

Salukis blow late lead against Northern Iowa

By Joe Ragusa

January 31, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Salukis let a second half lead slip away against a Northern Iowa squad that played without its leading scorer.SIU (7-16, 4-8 Missouri Valley Conference) fell 58-49 to Northern Iowa (15-9, 5-7 MVC) in Cedar Falls, Iowa Tue...

Salukis draw Ball State for BracketBusters

By Joe Ragusa

January 30, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

ESPN’s BracketBusters paired the Salukis and Ball State to play against each other when the match-ups were announced Monday.SIU will take on Muncie, Indiana’s Ball State Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. according to the Saluki Athletics ...

Moccia discusses potential pairings

By Joe Ragusa

January 29, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

BracketBuster match-ups announced later todayESPN’s BracketBusters, played during three days in February each year, adds a wrinkle to the scheduling process for hundreds of college basketball programs.“BracketBusters is a pa...

Salukis grasp total control of MVC weekly honors

By Brandon Willingham

January 23, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The SIU women’s basketball team dominated the Missouri Valley Conference weekly awards Monday with freshman guard Cartaesha Macklin named Newcomer of the Week and junior guard Teri Oliver named Player of the Week.According to ...

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