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Despite turnovers, Salukis stay hot against Sycamores

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

February 15, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Basketball, Sports

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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