The SIU women's basketball team collected a nice win at home Sunday, Dec. 11.
The Salukis beat Memphis 69-61 behind a strong second half.
SIU was trailing by eight at the 5:31 mark of the 3rd quarter but went on an 18-0 run to close out the quarter and never looked back.
Rishonda Napier led the way for the 5-4 Salukis with 17 points and 11 assists.
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