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Despite turnovers, Salukis stay hot against Sycamores

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

February 15, 2015

The SIU women’s basketball team extended its win streak to six games Sunday at Indiana State.Despite turning the ball over a season-high 25 times, the Salukis (15-9, 8-5) beat the Sycamores (16-8, 6-7) 76-58.The Salukis jumped...

Salukis storm back in second half to pick up road win

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

February 13, 2015

The SIU women's basketball team came out flat Friday night at Evansville, but fought back to win its fifth-straight gameWith the 62-53 win, the Salukis (14-9, 7-5) remain in fourth place in the Missouri Valley Conference. The Purpl...

Shockers shellack Salukis

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 25, 2015

The Saluki women’s basketball team was no match for the Wichita State Shockers, falling 80-61.SIU tied the game for 40 seconds in the first half but never led in the game.At halftime, the Shockers led the Salukis 43-29. SI...

Dawgs need more time in loss

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

January 24, 2015

SIU women’s basketball (9-8, 2-4) extended its losing streak at Missouri State (7-10, 4-2) to eight years Friday night.The Salukis could not overcome a cold start from the floor in a 61-57 loss.Although SIU made five of its las...

Salukis improve from last season

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 19, 2015

SIU women’s basketball has reached the halfway mark of the season and already has four more wins than last season’s total.Through 16 games, the team is 9-7, 2-3 in conference. Last season the Salukis finished 5-25 and 3-15.Alt...

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