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SIU football player arrested

By Caleb Motsinger

March 26, 2012

Baines charged with counts of kidnapping, sexual batteryDespite being indefinitely suspended from Saluki football, the investigation of Ronald Baines continues in order to determine whether he will return to SIU in the fall.Baines, a 20-y...

Mizzou cancels game with SIU

By Tara Kulash

February 22, 2012

The Salukis’ football game against the University of Missouri set for Sept. 8 has been cancelled.Mizzou switched from the Big 12 to the Southeastern Conference, which scheduled a home game for the team against the University ...

Lennon adds 22 recruits

By Joe Ragusa

February 1, 2012

Football coach Dale Lennon decided to take a holistic approach to recruiting this season.“We were basically going to recruit every position,” Lennon said. “In fact, if you look at the numbers, we basically recruited a whole...

Football recruits start to roll in

By Joe Ragusa

January 26, 2012

Saluki football is mum on the topic of mid-year transfers, but that hasn’t stopped any of the recruits from saying they’re coming to Carbondale.The mid-year transfer deadline was Jan. 15, which means players who signed bef...

Hampton bolts to the NFL

Hampton bolts to the NFL

January 25, 2012

Saluki running back could leave for NFL

By Joe Ragusa

January 13, 2012

Saluki running back Jewel Hampton will test the waters of the NFL.Hampton signed on to train with the St. Vincent Sports Performance facility with 14 other potential draftees, according to a press release from the facility."This ...

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