Southern Illinois University Carbondale shot 69 percent from the field, including 73 percent in the first half, and pulled away for an easy victory over Southern Illinois University Edwardsville on Friday at Vadalabene Center. The Salukis avenged a 76-74 loss to the Cougars last year at the SIU Arena in Carbondale.
East St. Louis senior Jeremiah Tilmon on Thursday made his college choice official with a press conference in the school library. The 6-foot-10 post player will play for the University of Illinois Fighting Illini at Champaign next year.
East St. Louis senior Jeremiah Tilmon talks to BND Sports Editor Todd Eschman before making his college choice official with a press conference Thursday in the school library. The 6-foot-10 post player will continue his career at the University of Illinois.