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Saluki football adds another transfer

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 20, 2016

SIU football is adding a third transfer to its team as Kyron Watson, a sophomore linebacker from Kansas, will become a Saluki, according to football coach Nick Hill.In two seasons at Kansas, Watson recorded 10 tackles in 15 ga...

Saluki football adds returner and quarterback transfers

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 14, 2016

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...

SIU football adds alumnus as coach

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 12, 2016

Newly hired football coach Nick Hill is bringing back an alumnus to coach his safeties, he said Tuesday.Marty Rodgers, who was a safety for SIU from 2006 to 2009, is the fourth coach added to the roster after Hill kept three ...

Here’s how the Internet is reacting to Nick Hill as SIU’s head football coach

By Daily Egyptian staff

December 23, 2015

SIU Athletic Director Tommy Bell announced Wednesday that interim head football coach Nick Hill, a 30-year-old DuQuoin native, will serve as SIU's head football coach. Hill, a 2004-07 Saluki quarterback, replaces Dale Lennon, who was fired o...

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