Daily Egyptian

2015-16: The comeback year of Saluki Athletics

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

May 9, 2016

Filed under Sports

Over the last five years, the magic that had put Southern Illinois University on the map in mid-major athletics began to fade.A basketball program that had made multiple Sweet 16 runs within a decade dropped to the cellar of the Missou...

Four MVC teams make NCAA Tournament

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 29, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Missouri Valley Conference earned three at-large bids, as well as Wichita State's automatic entrance, to the 2015 NCAA Volleyball Tournament. Wichita State (26-8), which won the MVC Championship to earn the conference's automatic bid, will play K...

Shockers’, Panthers’ success a victory for all Valley teams

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 30, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Love or hate Wichita State and Northern Iowa, Saluki fans had a reason to cheer for their team’s Missouri Valley Conference rivals in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. The Shockers and Panthers earned the MVC about $...

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