| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Cleanthony Early scored 39 points to help No. 23 Wichita State beat Southern Illinois 82-76 on Wednesday night, two days after the Shockers jumped back into the poll.
Early's 39 points were the most for a Wichita State player since Xavier McDaniel...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:58 AM
For What it’s Worth on January 10th -- Wichita State and Kansas squeak by in games I thought both would dominate. Shows how much I know.
Shocks nearly go South-ern---
Southern Illinois didn’t look like a team on a 4 game skid, or was it...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 7:36 AM
The next time I come to Evansville I’m going to drive. The three worst flights I’ve ever taken in the Missouri Valley Conference have been in to and out of Evansville. I’m not sure how I’ve wronged this city, but we are clearly...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 7:27 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State (3-10, 1-0 MVC) got 16 points from Anthony Downing and a carer-high 15 from Nathan Scheer to turn back visiting Southern Illinois (7-5, 0-1) here Sunday in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both clubs.
| Nov 15, 2012
| 5:47 PM
Keeping tabs on local athletes competing in college.
Rishonda Napier (Bellarmine-Jefferson High), freshman, guard, Southern Illinois women’s basketball): The former Guards star has been getting playing time out of the gate in her first season on...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Director of Athletics John Currie announced today that Big 12 Coach of the Year Bruce Weber has a signed a contract extension through the 2018 academic year to continue his leadership of the Kansas State men’s basketball program.
| Mar 28, 2012
| 2:42 PM
CARBONDALE, IL - Barry Hinson is officially back in the Missouri Valley Conference. The former Missouri State coach was officially announced as Southern Illinois' new head coach at a Wednesday afternoon news conference.
Hinson, who spent the past 2...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Bruce Weber has agreed to a 5-year contract with Kansas State to be the new men's basketball coach.
Weber will be paid $1.5 million dollars in 2012-13 and will receive a $100,000 base salary increase each year remaining on the contract. In the final year...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 9:39 PM
Wichita State freshman Casey Gillaspie drove in four runs on two homeruns to lead the Shockers in a 10-7 win against Southern Illinois Sunday at Eck Stadium.
The Shockers' come-from-behind win gave Wichita State a 2-1 edge in the three-game Missouri...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Kansas State men's basketball coach Bruce Weber hired Chris Lowery, who worked for him at Southern Illinois, as an assistant.
Lowery was 145-116 in eight seasons as head coach of Southern Illinois, where he was fired last month....
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:37 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - For just the sixth time in Missouri State's Division I era, the recipient of the team's player of the year honor is a repeat winner. Senior Kyle Weems, who led the Bears in scoring and rebounding this season while earning All-MVC first-...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 6:36 AM
Junior Rodney McGruder followed up his most valuable player performance at the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic with his first Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week award on Monday.
McGruder helped the Wildcats (10-1) capture their first regular-...