Latest SIU-Edwardsville Cougars men's basketball News

Wood, Belmont beat SIU-Edwardsville 78-61 in OVC tourney

Mar. 04, 2021 13:32 PM EST

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — JaCobi Wood came off the bench to score 19 points to carry No. 1 seed Belmont to a 78-61 win over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tourney on Wednesday night. Wood shot 4 for 6 on 3-pointers. ...

Wright lifts SIU-Edwardsville over UT Martin 66-53

Feb. 25, 2021 20:38 PM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Shamar Wright scored 17 points as Southern Illinois-Edwardsville defeated UT Martin 66-53 on Thursday. Lamar Wright and Mike Adewunmi added 16 points each for the Cougars. Wright had 10 rebounds and four blocks, while Adewunmi posted nine rebounds. He had seven...

Broome leads Morehead St. over SIU-Edwardsville 56-48

Feb. 22, 2021 21:57 PM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Johni Broome had 23 points and 13 rebounds as Morehead State beat Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 56-48 on Monday. Skyelar Potter had 14 points and 12 rebounds for Morehead State (18-7, 15-3 Ohio Valley Conference). The 15 league wins ties a...

Brown lifts Murray St. over SIU-Edwardsville 89-62

Feb. 20, 2021 22:47 PM EST

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Tevin Brown had a season-high 29 points as Murray State easily defeated Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 89-62 on Saturday night. Brown shot 9 for 12 from the field, including 7 of 9 on 3-pointers. Justice Hill had 14 points for...

Taylor leads Austin Peay over SIU-Edwardsville 79-57

Feb. 18, 2021 23:27 PM EST

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as Austin Peay rolled past Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 79-57 on Thursday night. The double-double was Taylor's seventh in a row and 18th of the season. Mike Peake...

Williams carries Murray State over SIU-Edwardsville 86-57

Feb. 15, 2021 20:03 PM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — KJ Williams had a career-high 28 points plus 14 rebounds as Murray State rolled past Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 86-57 on Monday. Tevin Brown had 18 points and six rebounds for Murray State (12-9, 9-7 Ohio Valley Conference), which earned...

Ngumezi lifts Jacksonville St. past SIU-Edwardsville 80-60

Feb. 13, 2021 19:26 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Amanze Ngumezi came off the bench to score 16 points to carry Jacksonville State to an 80-60 win over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Saturday. Brandon Huffman had 13 points and nine rebounds for Jacksonville State (14-7, 10-5 Ohio Valley...

Carter carries SIU-Edwardsville past Tennessee Tech 81-63

Feb. 11, 2021 23:16 PM EST

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Courtney Carter scored 18 points as Southern Illinois-Edwardsville beat Tennessee Tech 81-63 on Thursday night. Mike Adewunmi added 17 points for the Cougars (8-10, 6-6 Ohio Valley Conference), while Shamar Wright chipped in 15. ...

Green carries Eastern Kentucky past SIU-Edwardsville 78-74

Feb. 08, 2021 17:46 PM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Wendell Green Jr. had 18 points to lead five Eastern Kentucky players in double figures as the Colonels edged past Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 78-74 on Monday. Tre King added 12 points, and Curt Lewis, Cooper Robb and Michael Moreno each...

Muszynski carries Belmont past SIU-Edwardsville 94-62

Feb. 06, 2021 15:47 PM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Nick Muszynski scored 22 points on 9-for-11 shooting and Belmont won its 17th consecutive game, easily defeating Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 94-62 on Saturday. JaCobi Wood scored 13 points for Belmont (20-1, 14-0 Ohio Valley Conference)....