Thursday, Jul 31, 2014
Salukis Still Searching for MVC Win
EVANSVILLE-- SIU kept their game with Evansville close in the first half, having success in the paint, despite the absence of Dantiel Daniels. Salukis trailed 37-31 at the half.
The Purple Aces broke the game open in the second half, thanks to Colt Ryan and Ned Cox. Both heated up from long range, and Ryan finished with a game-high 26 points. Evansville used an 18-2 run to put the Salukis away early 85-68.
The loss drops Southern to (7-7) on the season and (0-3) in the MVC.
Wind: 3 MPH
Humidity: 69 %