1. Southern Illinois Reinstates Sophomore Guard

    In 2013-14 6-foot-3 guard Tyler Smithpeters started 12 of the 28 games in which he played last season, posting averages of 4.8 points and 1.3 rebounds per game...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 24 reads 0 comments

  2. SIU's Hinson Struggling to Cope with Family Tragedy

    CARBONDALE, ILL. • The five acres that surround Barry Hinson's refurbished house on the outskirts of town are a work in progress. And that's exactly the way he likes it...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 9 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  3. SIU's Hinson to Miss Game After Son-in-Law's Death

    CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois coach Barry Hinson will miss the Salukis' road game against Miami (Ohio) on Sunday following the death of his son-in-law...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 11 months ago 58 reads 0 comments

  4. 2013 Season Already a Test of Character for SIU Head Coach Barry Hinson

    Strewn amongst the mind-numbing stories about commercialism and greed, violence and petty problems remain as blatant reminders of what the holidays are truly about...

    Jason S. Parini Written by Jason S. Parini about 11 months ago 1,552 reads 0 comments

  5. Barry Hinson Rant Will Help Turn Around Southern Illinois Basketball Program

    Southern Illinois head men’s basketball coach Barry Hinson has cemented his spot in the annals of postgame blowups history, and if the players receive the message, he may have single-handedly saved the Salukis ' season...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 11 months ago 764 reads 0 comments

  6. SIU Basketball Coach Goes on Amazing Tirade, Mentions Wife's Pump-Fake Skills

    Cue up the SportsCenter replays—we’ve got another classic coach moment. Rather, there was an abundance of beautiful instances during Barry Hinson’s rant on Tuesday night...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 11 months ago 61,784 reads 46 comments