A grand slam home run from J.C. DeMuri in the first inning ignited an offensive explosion for Southern Illinois in a 14-3 win over Austin Peay Wednesday at Itchy Jones Stadium.
The game against Eatern Illinois scheduled for today has been cancelled. No make-up date has been announced. The Salukis will return to action tomorrow with a home game against Austin Peay. First pitch is set for 5 p.m. at Itchy Jones Stadium.
The Salukis play a pair of midweek games, with a Tuesday afternoon game at Eastern Illinois and a Wednesday home game against Austin Peay.
For the second game in a row, Southern Illinois gave up eight runs in an inning, as Wichita State claimed a 13-3eight-inning run-rule win on Sunday afternoon at Itchy Jones Stadium.
An eight-run fourth inning helped Wichita State send Southern Illinois to a 20-6 run-rule loss in seven innings at Itchy Jones Stadium Saturday afternoon.
|Friday, Mar 27|
|Baseball||Peoria, Ill.||6:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Saturday, Mar 28|
|Baseball||Peoria, Ill.||2:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Sunday, Mar 29|
|Baseball||Peoria, Ill.||1:00 PM||Free Audio|
|Tuesday, Mar 31|
|Baseball||Murray, Ky.||5:00 PM|
|Thursday, Apr 2|
|Baseball||Carbondale, Ill.||6:30 PM|
|Friday, Apr 3|
|Baseball||Carbondale, Ill.||1:00 PM|
|Saturday, Apr 4|
|Baseball||Carbondale, Ill.||2:00 PM|
|Tuesday, Apr 7|
|Baseball||Carbondale, Ill.||5:00 PM|
|Wednesday, Apr 8|
|Baseball||Carbondale, Ill.||3:00 PM|
|Friday, Apr 10|
|Baseball||Terre Haute, Ind.||5:30 PM|