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Panthers power past Salukis with long ball

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 29, 2015

The Saluki softball team traveled to Charleston Wednesday night for its last midweek game and non-conference game of the season. SIU (19-24-1, 13-10) dropped the throwaway game 4-0 to Eastern Illinois University (18-24, 12-10).Seni...

Salukis finish fourth in MAC

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 7, 2015

The men’s swimming and diving team competed in the Mid-American Conference Championship from Wednesday to Saturday in Geneva, Ohio.The team finished fourth, but had more individual achievements. “We can all be really happy with ...

One game at a time for young Dawgs

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 4, 2015

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...

Dawgs end regular season on high note

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

February 28, 2015

SIU men's basketball has momentum heading into the "do or die" part of the season. Drake (9-21, 6-12) had no answer against junior guard Anthony Beane, who led the Salukis (11-20, 4-14) to a 70-64 win on Senior Day.Beane, the M...

Softball improves hitting with coach, new online system

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

February 17, 2015

The Saluki softball offense has been among the best in the Missouri Valley Conference the past four years because of their hitting coach. Associate head coach Jen Sewell has begun her fifth year with the position, and her seventh year at SIU.As...

Former Salukis coach against SIU

By Sean Phee, @SeanPheeDE

January 28, 2015

Some former Saluki men’s basketball players find themselves coaching against their old team.Previous SIU players Paul Lusk and Bryan Mullins have coaching jobs in the Missouri Valley Conference.Lusk is head coach of Missour...

Salukis share space with public

By Melanie Early, @MelanieEarly

January 26, 2015

The Saluki swimming and diving teams share the Recreation Center locker rooms with the public.The teams said they often deal with theft and vandalism because the public has access to the team locker rooms.“[Private locker ro...

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