Daily Egyptian


Out with the old, in with the young

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

December 2, 2015

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...

4 takeaways from SIU’s loss to Northern Iowa

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 21, 2015

1. Something to play for couldn't have hurtIt's nearly impossible to say for sure the Salukis took the field with less enthusiasm or motivation in Saturday's game without getting inside their brains, but it appeared to be the c...

Two Salukis lead MVFC in tackles

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

October 6, 2015

Statistically, SIU's defense is one of the worst in the Missouri Valley Football Conference, but it has two of the Valley's top tacklers. The Salukis are second-to-last in the MVFC in total defense and scoring defense. Junior inside lineb...

Hard Knocks: Saluki Football

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 18, 2015

SIU's football team returns to Saluki Stadium on Monday for the beginning of spring football practice. The Daily Egyptian will cover the events of practice, scrimmages and the Spring Game in the style of HBO's yearly documentary ...

Salukis announce 2015 recruiting class

By Brent Meske, @brentmeske

February 4, 2015

SIU’s 2015 football recruiting class was announced throughout Wednesday as National Signing Day for high school players took place around the country.The Salukis announced signed players as their individual national letters of ...

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