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SIU cross-country coach leaves, interim coach named

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 18, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

David Beauchem, SIU cross-country coach and distance coach for the track and field team, left the Salukis at the end of the cross-country season to become the Director of Track and Field Operations at Florida State.Gary Holda, ...

Pierre and Estrada face misdemeanor charges

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 10, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki women's basketball senior forward/center Dyana Pierre and sophomore volleyball outside hitter Andrea Estrada are facing misdemeanor charges from an incident on Oct. 25. The athletes were charged with criminal damage to ...

Former SIU athletic director named interim AD at the University of Illinois

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 9, 2015

Filed under Sports

Paul Kowalczyk was named interim athletic director at University of Illinois on Monday. The hiring came after the university fired Mike Thomas earlier the same day. Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson said the release was a no-ca...

Salukis sweep weekend series against Iowa teams

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

October 25, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

SIU volleyball (16-7, 7-3) defeated Drake (13-14, 6-5) and Northern Iowa (13-11, 7-4) on Friday and Saturday, respectively. In the first match of the weekend, SIU used fast pace offense to throw off Drake resulting in a t...

Former Dawg signs with Cleveland Browns

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

October 20, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The Cleveland Browns announced Tuesday the signing of former Saluki football linebacker Jayson DiManche. DiManche has been in the National Football League since 2013, when he was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafte...

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