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Saluki comeback falls short as they suffer first conference loss at Drake

Saluki comeback falls short as they suffer first conference loss at Drake

By Adam Warfel, Sport Editor

January 8, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Salukis (9-7, 2-1 MVC) fell to the Drake Bulldogs (12-4, 1-2 MVC), 82-70, for their first conference loss of the season.

Mellinger: Chiefs are playing Colts again, Patrick Mahomes could make this one different

Mellinger: Chiefs are playing Colts again, Patrick Mahomes could make this one different

By Sam Mellinger, Kansas City Star

January 7, 2019


Filed under Football, Sports

The Chiefs have won two playoff games at Arrowhead Stadium in 47 years, and hopefully you're in the mood for some dark humor: The Colts have won the same number.

Fearing for his life, Kanter will not travel to London with Knicks

Fearing for his life, Kanter will not travel to London with Knicks

By Stefan Bondy, New York Daily News

January 5, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

"There's a chance that I can get killed out there. So that's why I talked to the front office. I'm not going so I'm just going to stay here, just practice. It's pretty sad because it affects my career, my basketball," Enes Kanter, New York Knicks center said.

Carbondale Police take on the Carbondale Cougars in community basketball game

Carbondale Police take on the Carbondale Cougars in community basketball game

By Brian Munoz, Editor in Chief

January 5, 2019


Filed under Basketball, City, Latest News, Sports

“Any time that we can do something to build relationships within the community, especially at such a young age and get some parents involved – [we’re] all for it,” Matt Acray, Carbondale Police Department sergeant, said.

2019 MVC Men’s Basketball: Where are we now?

2019 MVC Men’s Basketball: Where are we now?

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

January 2, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Southern opens Missouri Valley Conference play against the Missouri State Bears tonight at 7 p.m. in SIU Arena. Read about Sports Editor Adam Warfel’s takeaways from the non-conference schedule and his look ahead to this year’s conference.

Gallery: Salukis battle past IUPUI in OT

Gallery: Salukis battle past IUPUI in OT

By Isabel Miller, Photography and Multimedia Editor

December 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Salukis battled past Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis in overtime, leading the women's basketball team to a 78-73 win.

Alabama’s Allen to lead Saluki Volleyball team, Thompson contract terminated

Alabama’s Allen to lead Saluki Volleyball team, Thompson contract terminated

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

December 13, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Ed Allen, former University of Alabama head volleyball coach, will take over SIU's team after former Saluki head coach Kari Thompson’s contract was terminated.

Athletics unveils schedule for inaugural season of SIU Women’s Soccer

Athletics unveils schedule for inaugural season of SIU Women’s Soccer

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Saluki fans anxiously awaiting for the start of women's soccer now have an idea of what the schedule will look like in the inaugural season.

Salukis unable to overcome first half deficit against Murray State Racers, five game streak broken

Salukis unable to overcome first half deficit against Murray State Racers, five game streak broken

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Southern Illinois (7-4) fell to the Murray State Racers (6-1) during Wednesday's military appreciation game, 80-52, ending the five game winning streak by the Salukis.

Women’s Basketball Goes 2-0 In Compass Challenge

Women’s Basketball Goes 2-0 In Compass Challenge

By Tamar Mosby, Sports reporter

December 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Salukis defeated Eastern Illinois University Panthers (4-3) 73-59 in their final game of the Compass Challenge. Yesterday’s win over NIU and the win tonight gave the Dawgs a 2-0 record in the classic.

SIU defeats SLU to extend winning streak

SIU defeats SLU to extend winning streak

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Southern (6-3) beat regional rival Saint Louis University (6-2) 61-56 in the first home win for SIU.

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