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Salukis to improve on successful indoor season

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 25, 2015

The Saluki track and field team transitions indoor success to the outdoor season when they begin Friday.SIU finished the indoor season with an NCAA champion and a ninth place overall finish from the women’s team.Coach Connie Pric...

Rehabilitation center faces budget crisis

By Ahmad Hicks, @AhicksSports_DE

March 24, 2015

Gov. Bruce Rauner has proposed budget cuts that could wipe out drug and alcohol treatment for more than 7,000 Illinois residents.Rauner’s Feb. 18 proposal would eliminate $27.6 million from the $127 million budget of the Illinois Dep...

Finger injuries hinder success for All-American

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 24, 2015

Holding a 16-pound shot put requires all the power your hand has to offer, and when your throwing hand has three injured fingers, it becomes far more difficult.Junior thrower Josh Freeman suffered strains in his index, middle and ...

Salukis become Cowboys in NFL offseason

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 23, 2015

The Dallas Cowboys—2014 NFC East Champions—now have two former Salukis on its roster after separate offseason moves. Fullback Ray Agnew signed a two-year deal with the Cowboys on March 13. He said although he had opportuni...

Women’s tennis team streaks into conference

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 23, 2015

It takes many different types of wins throughout a season for a team to be great.SIU women’s tennis (9-6) extended its win streak to 8 matches since Feb. 23 in Friday's doubleheader after they swept Western Illinois (1-15, 0-...

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