Freshman center Gene Teague jumps for the ball during a Oct. 31 exhibition game against Henderson State at SIU Arena. Teague, in his first career start, finished with six points and a game-high nine rebounds. With the first exhibition game, the Salukis are ready to start the regular season.
The SIU men's and women's basketball teams met with media members Monday at Stadium Grille to discuss the season ahead.
Men's basketball head coach Chris Lowery said the key to this season is defense.
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