Salukis look to snap four-game losing streak.
The Student-Athlete Advisory Council is spearheading a food drive to benefit the Murphysboro Food Pantry
Joined the team as a walk-on and went on to play significant minutes off the bench in 23 games...Recorded a career-high six points versus Creighton...Played double-digit minutes in three games.
Averaged 20 points, 5 assists and 5 rebounds as a senior for Class 3A Mt. Zion High School in 2009...Mt. Zion lost to Decatur MacArthur in Regionals...Named All-Conference and All-County his senior year...Played three seasons of varsity basketball for coach Jay Driscoll...Also played football his senior year.
Born Oct. 21, 1990, in Decatur, Ill...Son of Tom and Tami Long...Father is an engineer and mother is a medical transcripitionist...Has three siblings, including an identical twin brother, Caleb, who played in seven games for the Salukis as a walk-on during the 2009-10 season. Majoring in sports administration with a minor in military science.