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Men’s basketball: Defense propels Southern past Loyola Ramblers

Men’s basketball: Defense propels Southern past Loyola Ramblers

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2019


Filed under Baseball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

“Everyone in the league can beat everyone. You don’t get a break on any game you play,” said Loyola head coach Porter Moser. “Every single game there are good players who are well coached. This will be the craziest St. Louis I’ve been apart of.”

Saluki Baseball splits doubleheader with Memphis Tigers

Saluki Baseball splits doubleheader with Memphis Tigers

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under Baseball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Southern split the series against Memphis this weekend after rain shortened what was supposed to be a three game series into two.

Second half stunner: Defense leads win over Valparaiso Crusaders

Second half stunner: Defense leads win over Valparaiso Crusaders

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019


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

SIU Women's Basketball defense held Valparaiso to 36 percent shooting and 27 percent in the third quarter to pull away with a 58-47 win.

Softball falls to Creighton Bluejays, nine game win streak ends

Softball falls to Creighton Bluejays, nine game win streak ends

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2019


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Softball, Sports

"We didn't quite strike it as well this weekend, but we did a lot of other good things," said Saluki head coach Kerri Blaylock. "You take your wins. We're 10-3 and two of our losses are by one run. We're playing well, we just have to keep on grinding. It's a long season."

Saluki Track and Field wins big At MVC Indoor Championships

Saluki Track and Field wins big At MVC Indoor Championships

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2019


Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Southern entered the competition with several number one marks and top three marks. For overall team scores, the women finished in third with 95 points behind Indiana and Illinois State, while the men finished in fifth on their end with 79 points.

Women’s basketball scratches out win in Chicago, sweeps Loyola

Women’s basketball scratches out win in Chicago, sweeps Loyola

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 22, 2019


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

The Salukis got of to a late start in tonight’s game, but took off in the second half to win the game 64-41.

Softball: Dawgs dominate home opener against Creighton Bluejays, Ohio Bobcats

Softball: Dawgs dominate home opener against Creighton Bluejays, Ohio Bobcats

By Tamar Mosby, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports

“I don’t care too much about the win streak,” head coach Kari Blaylock said. “I care about Sundays first game and we just are trying to go one game at a time. We just want to do the little things right.”

Turnover troubles: SIU falls to Valparaiso, 55-52

Turnover troubles: SIU falls to Valparaiso, 55-52

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SIU Men's Basketball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

12 turnovers in the second half by Southern resulted in a 55-52 loss against Valparaiso as the Dawgs could not come back from their own struggles.

Padres land their Manny… Machado coming to San Diego

Padres land their Manny… Machado coming to San Diego

By Kevin Acee, The San Diego Union-Tribune

February 19, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

For the second year in a row, the San Diego Padres have shocked the baseball world with a late signing of one the free agent market's biggest prizes.

Saluki softball wins big in Mexico tournament, win streak extends to 7

Saluki softball wins big in Mexico tournament, win streak extends to 7

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 19, 2019


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Softball, Sports

SIU Softball swept four games during this weekend's Puerto Vallarta College Challenge in Jalisco, Mexico.

Saluki Baseball opens season 1-2 against Nicholls State

Saluki Baseball opens season 1-2 against Nicholls State

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 17, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

THIBODAUX, La. – The SIU baseball team opened their season this weekend against Nicholls State with a three game set, going 1-2 over the three days.

Saluki Men’s Golf opens season in Florida

Saluki Men’s Golf opens season in Florida

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 17, 2019


Filed under Golf, SIU Men's Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

SIU finished in last among the tough field in their first action as a team since the fall season.

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