While other students headed home for break, the men’s basketball team went on an 11-game win binge
The Racers kicked off the streak with a 68-59 victory over Drake at the Challenge in Music City.
The team returned to CFSB for a dominating 102-66 win over Bethel University.
The men battled rival Western Kentucky to come out with a 93-81 win on their home court.
Cameron Payne led the team with 23 points to a nail-biting 81-79 victory on the road over the University of Evansville.
Alcorn State visited the CFSB Center to take a 94-56 loss as T.J. Sapp tacked 21 points on the scoreboard.
The Racers put the game out of reach with a 14-4 run in the second half and beat Illinois State 89-77.
Payne tallied 22 points on the 22nd as the team defeated Southern Illinois 83-71 on the Salukis’ own court.
The Racers held visiting Alabama A&M to 25% shooting and nearly doubled the Bulldogs’ points, 76-39.
A 66-57 road win over Morehead State started the new year off for the Racers as Jeffery Moss scored 23 points.
Payne and Jeffery Moss jump-started the second half with two straight three-pointers to beat Tennessee Tech 83-67.
Williams led the team with a double-double as it took its 11th win on the 11th, beating Jacksonville State 84-57.