Saluki Hall of Fame inductees, from left, Brittany Riley, Mark Gagliano, Jerry Kill, Mickey Maule and Joe Schley, were welcomed into the group Friday at SIU Arena. Amarachi Ukabam was also inducted but was not present at the ceremony. Each inductee took a moment to reminisce on his or her time at SIU, before joining Athletic Director Mario Moccia to unveil their plaques.
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Saluki Hall of Fame adds six members

More than 260 people have been inducted in the Saluki Hall of Fame since 1978, but Friday evening, five athletes and one coach were added to the prestigious group. A committee of unidentified members chose the six. Four sports had representatives in the ... Continue Reading →

What can Brown do for you

Imagine: It’s 2008, and Dale Lennon is just settling in to his new role as Saluki football coach after former coach Jerry Kill bolted for Northern Illinois University. With only a few weeks until signing day, Lennon and his staff are scrambling to put ... Continue Reading →

Secondary play crucial at Miami

Saturday marks the five-year anniversary of the last time the Salukis faced a team from the Mid-American Conference. In that game, the Salukis scored 20 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to pull off an incredible 34-31 victory over Northern Illinois. SIU ... Continue Reading →

Six athletes elected to 2012 Saluki hall of fame

Joel Sambursky is one of six former athletes inducted into the Saluki Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, but nine years ago he was the freshman quarterback inheriting a 1-10 team. “The state of the program was in despair. Nobody believed we could win,” ... Continue Reading →

Former Saluki prepares for second Super Bowl

The maroon and white will have one representative in the 2012 Super Bowl. Brandon Jacobs, running back for the New York Giants, will suit up for his second Super Bowl Sunday against the New England Patriots. Jacobs’ road to the Super Bowl included a ... Continue Reading →
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