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Football jumps to first with road win

By Ben Conrady

October 21, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

 The SIU football team came into Saturday’s road matchup with Youngstown State with an opportunity to grab a share of first place in the Missouri Valley Football Conference.Hours later, South Dakota State, which had yet to los...

Salukis look to extend win streak

By Ben Conrady

October 18, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

The SIU football team has a chance to seize a share of first place in the Missouri Valley Football Conference with a win on the road at Youngstown State Saturday.The Salukis (4-3, 3-1 MVC)  head into Saturday’s matchup fre...

Salukis grab win in final minute

By Ben Conrady

October 14, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

 At last week’s press conference, SIU coach Dale Lennon noted how a punt that is blocked for a score increases a team’s chances of winning tremendously.That statement showed its validity a few days later in the Salukis’ 34...

Football season: impossible to predict If

By Ben Conrady

October 10, 2012

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

If I were a gambling man, I would have lost quite a bit on the Salukis this season.Heading into Saturday’s bout with Northern Iowa University, SIU has had a rollercoaster of a season that few could have possibly expected.The te...

What can Brown do for you

By Ben Conrady

October 1, 2012

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

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...

McCall injured Saturday

By Ben Conrady

September 30, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

Mika’il McCall, the Salukis' leading rusher and the third leading MVFC scorer, suffered an apparent ankle injury during the third quarter of Saturday’s game. While McCall did not return to the field following the injury, coac...

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