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Saluki Basketball players facing issues off the court

Two Saluki basketball players are facing issues off the court.

  Junior guards Desmar Jackson and Diamond Taylor have pending charges for misdemeanor theft of a bicycle. 

 Jackson also faces charges on two minor traffic violations.

First year SIU head coach Barry Hinson said that disciplinary measures would be handled internally.

Jackson sat out last season after transferring from Wyoming, he led the Cowboys in scoring in 2011 as a sophomore averaging 14.6 points per game. 

Taylor averaged 4.3 points per game last season.

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