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Saluki football adds returner and quarterback transfers

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 14, 2016

Filed under Football, Sports

Head football coach Nick Hill on Tuesday announced the additions of cornerback/punt returner Craig James and quarterback Josh Straughan to the team.James, who will be a third-year junior in 2016, transferred from Minnesota, w...

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...

Here’s who will return kicks for the Salukis this season

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

September 7, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The Saluki football team has new players returning kicks for the first time since 2012. Returning duties were handled by 2014 Missouri Valley Football Conference First Team All-Conference honoree Tay Willis for kickoffs and two-tim...

Senior quarterback ready for final season

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

August 30, 2015

Filed under Uncategorized

Saluki senior quarterback Mark Iannotti is entering his fifth and final season of college football, and he has finally found his rhythm. Iannotti said the consistency in the SIU coaching staff has allowed him to play more re...

Saluki quarterback race wide open

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 31, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

After SIU football’s 6-6 2014 season left no clear-cut starter at quarterback, the Saluki signal callers are ready to get on the field and show what they can do this spring. Senior Mark Iannotti, junior Ryan West, and redsh...

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