MBB: SIU Men’s Basketball Competing on a National Level, Statistically


SALEM, W.Va. -- The SIU men’s basketball team has posted some impressive statistics the past two seasons.

The Tigers have been at the top of the steals per game category during each of the last two seasons in Division II. SIU posted 12.6 steals per game in 2012-13, and, last season, led the country once again--averaging 12.1 steals per contest.

Last season, the Tigers finished in the top 10 in three other categories including scoring offense (91.5 ppg, 3rd), assists (17.9 apg, 6th) and blocked shots (5.4, 9th).

The 2014-15 campaign tips off on November 14 at home against WVU-Parkersburg.