Salukis win 6th straight in Missouri Valley Conference

Salukis win 6th straight in Missouri Valley Conference
The Salukis basketball team defeated Evansville in overtime Wednesday night. (Source: KFVS)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The SIU Basketball team defeated Evansville Wednesday night 64-60 in overtime.

The victory marked six straight wins in the Missouri Valley Conference for the first time for the Salukis since the 2006-07 season.

Lance Jones scored 8 of his 15 points in overtime and Marcus Domask scored 22 to lead the team in scoring.

The Salukis are now 8-3 in the MVC and will host Missouri State Saturday night at 7 p.m.

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