Saturday, Aug 29, 2015
SIU Takes Down Nicholls State
LOGAN, UT. -- The SIU men's basketball team beat Nicholls State 65-53 Friday night in its second of three games at the World Vision Classic.
SIU (7-3) was led by Desmar Jackson's 21 points and 11 rebounds to go along with Jeff Early's 10 points and 10 rebounds. It was the second time this season the duo have both scored a double-double in the same game.
The Salukis will play the host school, Utah State, in the final game of the three-day tournament. Tip is set for 9:05 p.m. CT Saturday night at the Spectrum.
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Humidity: 58 %