Dec 19, 2017
Live Video: fgcuathletics.com (vs. Akron)
Live Video: ESPN3.com (vs. Florida Gulf Coast)
Radio: WSIE FM 88.7 (Brad Barnes)
Live Audio: SIUECougarNetwork.com
• Lauren White was honored as the Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week Tuesday after scoring a career-high 28 points in Sunday's game against Northern Illinois.
• Gwen Adams needs 14 points to become the 25th player in school history to record 1,000 points. Donshel Beck became the 24th player in school history to pass that mark earlier this season.
• This is the first of a six-game road trip for the Cougars. After the FGCU Hilton Garden Inn Classic, SIUE begins the OVC regular season with road contests at Austin Peay (Dec. 28), Murray State (Dec. 30), Eastern Kentucky (Jan. 4) and Morehead State (Jan. 6).
LAST GAME (12/17/17)
Lauren White scored a career-best 28 points, but it wasn't enough to produce a win for SIUE. Northern Illinois used a strong second half to defeat the Cougars 86-75 in a nonconference game at the Vadalabene Center.