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2015-16: The comeback year of Saluki Athletics

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

May 9, 2016

Filed under Sports

Over the last five years, the magic that had put Southern Illinois University on the map in mid-major athletics began to fade.A basketball program that had made multiple Sweet 16 runs within a decade dropped to the cellar of the Missou...

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...

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