Daily Egyptian

Saluki Hall of Famer and former athlete, coach dies

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 28, 2016

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Former Saluki track and field coach and athlete Bill Cornell, 75, died late Sunday night.While causes are unknown, Saluki volunteer chaplain Roger Lipe said Cornell had suffered from parkinson's disease, which he was diagnosed w...

Skyhawks hang on to hand Salukis 70-63 loss

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 25, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

UT Martin defeated SIU 70-63 on Wednesday in the Salukis second loss this year.The Skyhawks (2-3, 0-0 Ohio Valley Conference) snapped a three-game losing skid.Rushed shots led to a poor shooting percentage in the first half for th...

Salukis prepped for new chapter against Skyhawks

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 23, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

SIU women's basketball plays University of Tennessee at Martin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, the second year in a row the teams will meet early in the season. Last year the Salukis opened the season with an 87-78 win at UT Martin on N...

Saluki comeback falls short against UT-Martin

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 22, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The SIU baseball team's modest two-game winning streak came to an end Wednesday night in an 11-9 loss to UT-Martin.The Salukis (9-32, 5-7) fell behind the Skyhawks (11-26, 5-13 Ohio Valley Conference) early and could not quite cat...

Governors rule the day against Salukis

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Three weeks after the SIU baseball team blew out Austin Peay State in Carbondale, the Governors turned the trick on the Salukis in a 17-7 non-conference victory in Clarksville, Tenn.Austin Peay (20-14, 11-7 Ohio Valley Conference) jumped on s...

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