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SIU football adds alumnus as coach

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 12, 2016

Filed under Football, Sports

Newly hired football coach Nick Hill is bringing back an alumnus to coach his safeties, he said Tuesday.Marty Rodgers, who was a safety for SIU from 2006 to 2009, is the fourth coach added to the roster after Hill kept three ...

Out with the old, in with the young

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

December 2, 2015

Filed under Football, Opinion, Sports

The firing of SIU football coach Dale Lennon was long overdue. Some fans wanted the change after last year and by the time the 2015 season rolled around, it was down to the last shot for Lennon.With Lennon seemingly on the hot s...

How Lennon compares with former SIU coaches

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 30, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

William McAndrew - First SIU coachYears: 1913-16, 1921-38Record: 83-79-20McAndrew has the most all-time games coached, 182, and wins, 83, at the university. He is sixth all-time with a .511 winning percentage. He coached at SIU for...

Four MVC teams make NCAA Tournament

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 29, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Missouri Valley Conference earned three at-large bids, as well as Wichita State's automatic entrance, to the 2015 NCAA Volleyball Tournament. Wichita State (26-8), which won the MVC Championship to earn the conference's automatic bid, will play K...

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