Southeast Missouri’s men’s and women’s basketball teams have officially started practice. Both teams are preparing for their upcoming 2016-17 seasons, which begin with exhibition action in early November.
On the men’s side, Southeast welcomes 11 newcomers, including nine new scholarship players. Seniors Antonius Cleveland, Joel Angus III, Jamaal Calvin and Trey Kellum are the returnees from a year ago. The Redhawks enter their second season under head coach Rick Ray.