Junior All-MVC center Dyana Pierre was named Team MVP.
At plus-12 wins, the Salukis have now recorded the largest turnaround in school history.
Despite being out-shot by the Salukis overall, UNI rode an 8-of-19 mark from the three-point line and a 17-of-20 free throw line clip to victory.
This is the first time SIU has won two consecutive home games since 2008-09, making Southern 3-1 for the first time since 2005-06.
For just $25, fans can receive four general admission tickets to all three SIU women's basketball games over the Thanksgiving holiday.
Photos from the 2015 SIU Women's Basketball Awards Banquet from April 12, 2015
Photos from the SIU-Bradley women's basketball game on Salukis Go Pink Day on Feb. 1, 2015.
Photos from SIU's exhibition contest vs. Quincy, 11.7.14
2014-15 SIU Women's Basketball Team
2014-15 (Sophomore Season)
Played in 20 games for SIU (4.9 minutes per game)...Scored 24 points (1.2/game) and recorded 35 rebounds (1.8/game)...Set a career-high for rebounds (six) vs. No. 14 Oregon State...Also set career highs in offensive rebounds (3, vs. Toledo, Dec. 20), assists (1, vs. Murray State, Dec. 14), steals (1, vs. Murray State, Dec. 14) and blocks (2, vs. Toledo, Dec. 20).
2013-14 (Freshman Season)
Played in 27 games ... Totaled 50 points (1.9 per game) and grabbed 53 rebounds (2.0 per game) ... Also dished two assists, blocked six shots, and grabbed four steals ... Hit game-clinching free throws in double-overtime win vs. Bradley ... Shot 41 percent from the field (18-44).
At Cypress Lakes High School
Scored 1,292 points and pulled down 1,004 rebounds over her four-year varsity career • holds the school career scoring record • averaged 19.0 points and 12.3 rebounds per game as a senior • named District MVP following senior season • Earned First-Team All-District twice and Honorable Mention All-District following sophomore season • also named Academic All-District following senior season.
Full name is Kimberly Noyelum Nebo • major is Biological Sciences • daughter of Shady and Stella Nebo • has three siblings • born Dec. 4, 1994 in Houston, Texas.