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...

Tigers turn to former Saluki to replace fallen icon

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 16, 2015

When Herrin High School baseball coach Keith Warren died at the age of 60 on Jan. 19, the program was in search of a head coach for the first time since 1997.Who better to replace him than someone who grew up a block away fro...

Terriers enter regional as top dogs

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 1, 2015

The Murphysboro Illinois High School Association Class 3A girls basketball regional two weeks ago was one of the most competitive postseason pools in southern Illinois. Those same five schools—Muprhysboro, Carbondale, Herrin, M...

Rich enters elite company at Johnston City

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

February 2, 2015

Thursday night was a big night for Paige Rich and it was nothing new for her.The Johnston City High School junior finished that night’s game with 18 points in the Indians’ 67-63 win over Fairfield High School.She received the bigg...

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