Daily Egyptian

Three of five transfers find new homes

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

May 4, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU men’s basketball had five players announce they would transfer in March, and three of them have found new schools.Freshman guard Chaz Glotta signed his Letter of Intent to play for Northern Colorado but will sit out nex...

One game at a time for young Dawgs

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 4, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The sting of the SIU men's basketball (11-20, 4-14) team's fourth 20-loss season in school history could heal if the Salukis win in St. Louis at the Missouri Valley Conference's Arch Madness tournament.The four-day stretch of games...

Purple Aces outlast Salukis

Purple Aces outlast Salukis

February 14, 2015

Dawgs need to build off signature win

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

February 11, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU men’s basketball got its first signature conference win of the season Saturday, and it needed it.The team only had two conference wins before defeating Illinois State 65-59 Saturday at SIU Arena. Those were against teams at th...

Salukis fall short in dog fight

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

February 4, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU men’s basketball was less than a minute away from its first Missouri Valley Conference road win of the season, but lost at the end.The Salukis (9-15, 2-9) lost to the Drake Bulldogs (7-16, 4-7), 63-61 Wednesday at the Knapp Center ...

Free throw woes hurt Dawgs at Missouri State

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

January 31, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The SIU men’s basketball team lost its third straight game and its 10th in its last 12 tries Saturday night at Missouri State.Missouri State  (9-13, 3-7) led by double digits for most of the second half, but survived a late push ...

Women’s cross-country focused on the long run in life

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 27, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Track Cross Country

Academics and athletics are two separate specializations, but for student athletes, the two become one.The women’s cross-country team had the highest team grade point average last semester with a 3.659, according to informati...

Salukis’ second half rally comes up short

By Sean Phee, @SeanPheeDE

January 25, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Coach Barry Hinson’s team rallied in the second half but if was not enough to climb out of the hole the Salukis dug for themselves in the first half.SIU men’s basketball (8-12, 1-6) was defeated by the Evansville Purple ...

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