Saluki junior guard Mike Balogun has been fascinated with the game of basketball ever since he was a toddler growing up in Staten Island, N.Y.
The Saluki volleyball team has had many "firsts" this season, and they hope that trend continues at the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament this week as they aim for the first MVC title in program history.
Southern Illinois point guard K.C Goodwin remembers playing basketball one spring afternoon in the 11th grade when a group of people burst into the gym and shouted his name. "K.C -- your house is on fire!"
You couldn't ask for a more gratifying win for the Saluki football team than Saturday's comeback 24-17 victory over Illinois State.
It was a busy day for Saluki Athletics with a football-men's basketball double-header on Saturday.