Young hit five of 10 from the field and all four if his free
throws for the Salukis (9-3, 2-0 Missouri Valley), who were
13-of-15 from the foul line in the second half.
Wichita State's Paul Miller led all scorers with 24 points and
tied for a game-high nine boards with Southern Illinois' Randal
Falker. The Shockers (11-3, 2-1) led 23-21 at halftime, but were
outshot 45.8 percent to 26.1 percent after the break, hitting just
one of eight from behind the arc.
Earlier Monday, Southern Illinois coach Chris Lowery announced
that junior Mike Dale had left the team for personal reasons.
Dale, a 6-foot-5 guard from Fairview Heights hadn't played in
the Salukis' previous two games. He averaged 9.4 points as a
starter in the team's first five games.
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Utah forward Brekkott Chapman, who averaged 4.4 points and 2.8 rebounds last season, has transferred to Weber State, coach Randy Rahe announced Wednesday.