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Salukis prepped for new chapter against Skyhawks

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 23, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball plays University of Tennessee at Martin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, the second year in a row the teams will meet early in the season. Last year the Salukis opened the season with an 87-78 win at UT Martin on N...

Salukis come back, win in overtime

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

November 21, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball (2-1) beat Tennessee State (0-2) 79-70 in overtime of the second day of the Preseason Women's National Invitational Tournament consolation round.Senior center Dyana Pierre recorded a double-double, fini...

Pierre and Estrada face misdemeanor charges

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 10, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki women's basketball senior forward/center Dyana Pierre and sophomore volleyball outside hitter Andrea Estrada are facing misdemeanor charges from an incident on Oct. 25. The athletes were charged with criminal damage to ...

Salukis battle for supremacy in practice

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

October 31, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The leaders of the Tour de France wears a brightly colored shirts to signify their positions. The SIU women's basketball team uses a similar system in practice.The Saluki coaches keep track of statistics in every drill the team ru...

NCAA changes women’s basketball rules

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

October 21, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The basket is still 10 feet off the ground, the free throw line is still 15 feet from the basket and the baselines are still 94 feet apart.But several other rules are changing for NCAA women's basketball.The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Co...

Women’s leadership conference speaks on women’s strengths in the workforce

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

September 18, 2015

Filed under Latest News

The SIUC Society of Women Engineers and Real Talk, an organization that unites students from different backgrounds to emulate change, hosted its second annual "Stronger Together" Women’s Leadership Conference at the Student C...

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