February 06, 2014

Saluki hoops to celebrate 100 years; All-Century team returns

The Saluki men’s basketball team will celebrate 100 years of SIU Carbondale basketball when they host Missouri State at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 8, at the SIU Arena. 

Part of the festivities will include recognizing the Saluki Basketball All-Century team, which is comprised of 25 players and four coaches that span a century of SIU basketball. 

All-Century team members who will be back in attendance include, Darren Brooks, Mike Glenn, Troy Hudson, Coach Rich Herrin and NBA Legend Walt Frazier. 

To be part of this historic event, order tickets by calling 453-2000, online, or visit the SIU Ticket Office. Additionally, SIU Alumni Association members can purchase upper bowl bleacher tickets to any remaining home basketball for just $5. To receive this discount tickets must be purchased in person with proof of SIU Alumni Association membership.