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Track and field: Southern shatters records at Samford to close out regular indoor season

Track and field: Southern shatters records at Samford to close out regular indoor season

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 10, 2019

"I'm glad we're on par for where we want to be this time of the season," said Rosalind Joseph, Director of Track and Field/Cross Country. "Last week I challenged our athletes' sense of urgency and warned against complacency. Today's results show their response to that challenge.”

Men’s basketball: Free throws finish Evansville Purple Aces

Men’s basketball: Free throws finish Evansville Purple Aces

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 9, 2019

“We got five starters in double figures,” head coach Barry Hinson said. “I think when you do that you’re pretty dog gone good.”

Women’s basketball: Salukis fall to undefeated Missouri State, 70-58

Women’s basketball: Salukis fall to undefeated Missouri State, 70-58

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 8, 2019

“I think we learned a lot from this game,” said sophomore guard Makenzie Silvey. “They’re a solid team and hopefully we see them in the MVC tournament.”

Streak snapped: Salukis dominance over Missouri State ends at nine

Streak snapped: Salukis dominance over Missouri State ends at nine

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 6, 2019

Southern fell 65-59 to Missouri State at JQH Arena during tonight's matchup in Springfield.

Men’s basketball: Missouri Valley Conference Midseason Awards

Men’s basketball: Missouri Valley Conference Midseason Awards

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 5, 2019

Saturday's games in the Missouri Valley Conference marked the beginning of the second half of play in the league. Looking at the first half, who deserves honors?

Dawgs crush Don DeNoon Invitational, gearing up for MVC championship

Dawgs crush Don DeNoon Invitational, gearing up for MVC championship

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 4, 2019

"I was kind of hard on our team this weekend because, as we near the conference meet I need us to move away from "hoping" to do well and instead "expecting" ourselves to do well," Rosalind Joseph said.

On the road again: Women’s basketball goes 0-2 in Iowa

On the road again: Women’s basketball goes 0-2 in Iowa

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 3, 2019

The Salukis (10-10, MVC 3-6) completed their Iowa road trip this evening in Des Moines as they took on the Drake University Bulldogs (16-5, MVC 8-1), losing the game 94-66.

Second half surge sends Salukis soaring over Bradley

Second half surge sends Salukis soaring over Bradley

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 2, 2019

Southern Illinois (12-11, 5-5 MVC) sunk Bradley (11-12, 3-7 MVC), 72-68, after a second half surge during today’s matchup at Carver Arena.

Women’s basketball: Dawgs fall to UNI in round one of Iowa Showdown

Women’s basketball: Dawgs fall to UNI in round one of Iowa Showdown

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 1, 2019

The SIU Women’s Basketball Team (10-9, MVC 3-5) was on the road again tonight as they took on the UNI Panthers (18-7, MVC 6-2), falling 65-53.

Mosby: Top five commercials leading up to Super Bowl LIII

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

January 31, 2019

Besides my cousins and the unlimited soda, my favorite thing about the Super Bowl was the commercials that would play in between timeouts. Some would be heartfelt and sweet and others would be funny and sometimes crude. I'm going to share my top ten my favorite Super Bowl commercials, in no particular order.

Ring Chasers: Saluki women’s golf in search of first conference title since 2007

Ring Chasers: Saluki women’s golf in search of first conference title since 2007

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

January 31, 2019

"We all want it really bad," sophomore Emilyee McGiles said. "Our group chat name is Ring Chasers – we all want to leave with a ring so we're going to get it done one way or another."

Men’s basketball: Fletcher, Salukis cut down Indiana State Sycamores

Men’s basketball: Fletcher, Salukis cut down Indiana State Sycamores

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

January 31, 2019

"Best post defense he's played all year long, didn't start the game off well defensively. We told him if we didn't we'd sub him out," Barry Hinson said. "He took the challenge, came out and played well."

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