November 22, 2004

Las Vegas basketball tournament Commodores' game available via Web cast

by Tom Woolf

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Fans of Vanderbilt University's men's basketball team can access a Web cast of the Commodores' game against the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Salukis later this week at the Las Vegas Holiday Invitational Tournament.

Tip-off for the game on Friday, Nov. 26, is 6:50 p.m. CST. Cost for the Web cast is $9.95 per person. Fans should go to, click on the Saluki Vision link and follow instructions to register for the Web cast. The Saluki Vision site lists the computer requirements necessary to receive the game, including high-speed access via either a cable modem or DSL service.

This season, SIUC's Media & Communication Resources, in conjunction with Saluki Athletics, WSIU-TV and Mississippi River Radio, is offering Web casts of 22 Saluki games on a subscription basis. The Web casts include play-by-play by the long-time voice of the Salukis, Mike Reis.