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Salukis have just enough in the tank to beat Loyola in overtime

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 1, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball team overcame a sluggish first half, but needed overtime to defeat Loyola 74-70 Sunday.The Salukis (17-11, 10-7) finished the road portion of their conference schedule with a series sweep of the Ramblers...

Dawgs end regular season on high note

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

February 28, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

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...

Salukis survive Braves to snap losing skid

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

February 27, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The SIU women's basketball team needed all 40 minutes to snap its two-game losing streak and hold off Bradley on Friday night in Peoria.Bradley (5-21, 4-11) outrebounded the Salukis (16-11, 9-7), but SIU outlasted the Braves for a 72-6...

Missouri State outshoots SIU to snap Dawgs’ win streak

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

February 20, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball had the longest win streak in the Missouri Valley Conference at six games, but it came to an end.The Missouri State Bears (11-13, 8-5) defeated the Salukis (15-10, 8-6) 73-57 Friday at SIU Arena. "We had...

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