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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 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...

Salukis bite the bullet in Senior Day loss

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 7, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The SIU women's basketball team found out Friday night junior center Dyana Pierre would be suspended for Saturday's Senior Day game because of an altercation in the Feb. 27 game at Bradley.Illinois State took the news well and d...

Salukis say goodbye to four players

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 4, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

With the end of every season in college athletics comes the end of several athletes' careers.Four SIU women's basketball players will be honored on Senior Day on Saturday when the Salukis play Illinois State at SIU Arena in t...

Dawgs sticking with winning formula in starting lineup

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 2, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Saying junior center Dyana Pierre is consistently in the starting lineup would be an understatement—she's started 84 consecutive games dating back to her freshman season in 2012.In fact, the whole starting lineup can be desc...

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