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Saluki football adds returner and quarterback transfers

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 14, 2016

Filed under Football, Sports

Head football coach Nick Hill on Tuesday announced the additions of cornerback/punt returner Craig James and quarterback Josh Straughan to the team.James, who will be a third-year junior in 2016, transferred from Minnesota, w...

Board of Trustees discusses furlough payments, renovations

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 19, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

The SIU system will have its lowest funding since the 1980s if GOP Gov. Bruce Rauner’s Feb. 18 budget proposal passes.At Thursday’s Board of Trustees meeting in Carbondale, SIU President Randy Dunn reacted to the budget proposal...

Softball excelling outside the diamond

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 4, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

The women’s softball team was honored on Feb. 17 for having all 17 of its players maintain a 3.0 grade point average or better and having a 3.616 average GPA last fall.Coach Kerri Blaylock is used to the academic success for he...

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