As is my custom this time of year, here is my MVC All-Conference ballot, along with a little commentary. Picking the 10 players for All-Conference was pretty easy, but putting them in rank order was not.
Desmar Jackson remembers his first week of classes at Southern Illinois University in the fall of 2011, when he discovered that school work was now solely his responsibility.
Heading into their senior years, both Sidney Goins and Jordyn Courier felt like freshmen again.
As he marches toward Saturday's Senior Day game versus Illinois State, Saluki center Davante Drinkard recognizes how he has grown up both literally and figuratively during his four years at Southern Illinois University.
Bronson Verhines' basketball career has been filled with surprises -- mostly good, a few bad -- but the senior forward is relishing his one and only year at Southern Illinois.