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Salukis fall late in loss to Youngstown State

Salukis fall late in loss to Youngstown State

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

October 6, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

SIU (1-4, MVFC 0-2) fell to Youngstown State (2-3, MVFC 1-1) in their second conference matchup of the season, 17-14. Today was the 22nd meeting of the two teams dating back to 1997. The Penguins lead Southern with an all-time record of 12-9, with SIU’s last win being in 2012. Both teams en...

Salukis drop fifth straight conference match to Evansville

Salukis drop fifth straight conference match to Evansville

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Volleyball

SIU (4-13, MVC 0-5) fell to Evansville University (6-12, MVC 1-6 ) in three sets (27-25, 25-18, 25-13). Southern was looking for its first conference win against Evansville University. The Salukis hold a 44-12 record versus the Purple Aces. The teams split the season series last year. The D...

Meet Salukis’ powerhouse middle blocker Patience Brown

Meet Salukis’ powerhouse middle blocker Patience Brown

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Senior middle blocker Patience Brown has proven herself to be a driving force for the Salukis since her arrival in Carbondale last summer.

Meet SIU’s ‘Soccer Skipper’

Meet SIU’s ‘Soccer Skipper’

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Coach Grant Williams was announced the coach of Southern’s new women’s soccer program on May 7.

Southern suffers first conference loss to South Dakota

Southern suffers first conference loss to South Dakota

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

September 29, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

The SIU football team lost to the University of South Dakota 31-24 Saturday evening. “Football is a game of inches,” sophomore linebacker Bryce Notree said. "You can’t expect to come out in one half of the game and expect to win the football game.” South Dakota's win against SIU win mar...

Meet Southern’s passing protege Sam Straub

Meet Southern’s passing protege Sam Straub

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

September 24, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Senior quarterback Sam Straub has shown to be a dependable passer in his third year as quarterback of the Salukis.

In the Dawg Pound with Dillon

In the Dawg Pound with Dillon

By Dillon Gilliland, Sports editor

September 23, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

After a strong performance against Murray State to open the 2018 season, the Saluki football team has lost two consecutive high scoring games.

Salukis Fall in Conference Opener to Bradley Braves

Salukis Fall in Conference Opener to Bradley Braves

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Volleyball

SIU fell short in their conference opener against the Bradley Braves (11-2) losing in three sets.

SIU falls to SEMO during War of the Wheel rivalry game

SIU falls to SEMO during War of the Wheel rivalry game

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

September 16, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports, Sports

The SIU football team lost 48-44 to the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks Saturday night at Saluki Stadium in the annual War of the Wheel Rivalry game.

Saluki football falls to Ole Miss in offensive showdown

Saluki football falls to Ole Miss in offensive showdown

September 9, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

The SIU football team fell to the Ole Miss Rebels (2-0) 76-41 in an offensive battle Saturday evening.

Column: In the Dawg Pound with Dillon

Column: In the Dawg Pound with Dillon

By Dillon Gilliland, Sports Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Just one game into the season and the SIU football team has already given us so much to talk about.

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