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SIU wins shootout with Portland

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

November 28, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU men's basketball (6-1) closed out its weekend in Corpus Christi, Texas, with a 80-79 win against Portland (3-4).The win gave SIU a split for the Corpus Christi Coastal Challenge after losing Friday to UTEP, 71-66. Junior...

SIU heats up after half time to win season opener

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

November 13, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Saluki men's basketball was 0-14 when trailing at half last season, but is 1-0 in that category so far this season.Southern Illinois (1-0) tipped off the season at home with a 77-75 win against the Air Force Falcons (0-1). "[Bas...

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