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2015-16: The comeback year of Saluki Athletics

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

May 9, 2016

Filed under Sports

Over the last five years, the magic that had put Southern Illinois University on the map in mid-major athletics began to fade.A basketball program that had made multiple Sweet 16 runs within a decade dropped to the cellar of the Missou...

Gorski named Bradley head coach

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

April 9, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball associate head coach Andrea Gorski will drop the associate tag from her title and go back to where her collegiate basketball career began all in one move.Gorski will be named the head coach at her alma...

Saluki women’s season ends in blowout loss to UNI

By Thomas Donley, @TDonleyDE

March 12, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Southern Illinois women's basketball season ended in the semifinals of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament on Saturday.Top-seeded Northern Iowa (22-9, 15-3 MVC) dominated the No. 4 Salukis (20-12, 12-6) in a 67-43 win to advan...

Salukis dominated in the paint by Bulldogs

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

March 5, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball had a rough time defending inside and fell to Drake on Senior Day, 71-64.The Salukis (19-10, 12-6 Missouri Valley Conference) were outscored 40-18 in the paint and trailed for all but 2:24 in the first q...

SIU defeats Missouri State

SIU defeats Missouri State

February 21, 2016

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