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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...

Salukis trying to limit wear during long stretch of games

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 14, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The SIU football team is reaching the end of a nine-week stretch in which it will have played a game every weekend.The challenge for the Salukis has been to find a balance between limiting the toll the season takes on players...

Scouting the Penguins

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

October 20, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The SIU football team will host its second nationally-ranked team in three home games this year Saturday when No. 16 Youngstown State comes to Carbondale.The game features the Missouri Valley Football Conference's top offense and...

Saluki offense flying high

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

October 20, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

A new up-tempo Saluki offense debuted this year and SIU is leading the conference in many categories. The Salukis are first in the Missouri Valley Football Conference in total offense, passing offense and rushing offense, and s...

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