Nov. 12, 2010
SIUE vs. IPFW
Radio: 590 The Fan KFNS, 88.7 FM WSIE
Television: Charter CCIN (Channel 3), SIUEtv.com
Series Record: SIUE leads 8-7
Last Meeting: L 78-40, 2/23/10 at IPFW
First Meeting: W 110-56, 1/16/74 at SIUE
Record at SIUE: 5-3
Record at IPFW: 3-4
Largest SIUE win: 110-56, 1/16/74 at SIUE
Largest IPFW win: 78-40 2/23/10 at IPFW
Current Streak: IPFW W 3
HOME SWEET HOME
SIUE's 14 regular season home games are the most for the program in three seasons. Eight of the Cougars' fi nal 10 games will be played at the Vadalabene Center.
The 2010-2011 features five games against teams that fi nished last season in among the top 100 in the RPI.
MORE ON THE SCHEDULE
Though not offi cially playing a full conference schedule, SIUE will play nine games against Ohio Valley Conference schools, including six home contests. The Cougars play home-andhome series with OVC opponents Eastern Kentucky, Murray State and Tennessee Tech. UT Martin, Morehead State and Southeast Missouri all play games at the Vadalabene Center this year.
SIUE won its fi rst Division I era tournament last season, claiming the Drake Hy-Vee Classic in December. The Cougars defeated tournamenthost Drake in the semifi nals before knocking off Texas-Arlington in the championship game.
The Cougars will play in a regular season tournament for the third consecutive year. This year SIUE will take part in the Las Vegas Classic December 17-23. SIUE will travel to Indiana and Northern Iowa for the fi rst two games of the tournament before heading to Las Vegas for the fi nal two games.
MARK MY WORDS
Junior Mark Yelovich (Mt.Zion) led the team in scoring in each of the last two seasons. He became the first Cougar since Marty Perry (2001-02) to lead the team in scoring in consecutive seasons.