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      2015 Football Home Promotional Schedule
      Southern Illinois has five exciting home games in 2015, including three night games.

      Looking to take in the experience of a Division I football game on the Southern Illinois University campus?
      Check out all the great deals we have over the course of the season and come see the action for yourself.
      Want more information about a promotion or ticket prices? Contact the ticket office at (618) 453-2000.  

      Season Ticket Specials

      » $95/Adults, $50/Youth season ticket to all five games
      » $65 Season ticket to all five games for first 100, first-time buyers
      » A $250 Family Pack features season tickets for two adults and three children to all five games

      Saluki Fan Fest
      Thursday, Aug. 27
      6-8 p.m.
      Free Admission

      » Free ice cream, chocolate milk, juice and giveaways provided by Prairie Farms
      » Withers Broadcasting radio station remote broadcast
      » Free schedule posters and cards
      » Saluki Team Store on site with all the latest Saluki gear
      » Saluki Shakers, cheerleaders and mascots Grey Dawg and Brown Dawg will be interacting with fans
      » Bounce house and inflatable obstacle course, courtesy of Murdale True Value/Just Ask Rental
      » Saluki football players leading drills in throwing, catching and kicking
      » Special football obstacle course
      » Dress like a Saluki photo opportunities with SIU football helmets and pads
      » Saluki Football Tag Day -- Fans have the opportunity to purchase 2015 season tickets
      » In-stadium music

      vs. Liberty
      Saturday, Sept. 26
      6 p.m.

      » Family Weekend - The annual Family Weekend features a lot of entertainment on campus, highlighted by the evening football game at Saluki Stadium. SIU welcomes all family members to the SIU Family Weekend Tailgate on Saluki Row.

      » Saluki Sprint - Annual tradition of the newest students on SIU's campus running on the field and are welcomed by Southern Illinois. Get there early--you don't want to miss the Saluki Sprint.

      » Black Out Cancer - The Southern Illinois football program will host the fifth annual Black Out Cancer game. Fans will be able to bid on a jersey in advance of the game at Winning bidders can place the name of their choosing on the back of a jersey that will be worn by an SIU football player during the game. After the game, players will present the jerseys to the winning bidders. All proceeds go to Southern Illinois Healthcare's Hope is Home Campaign for a state-of-the-art cancer treatment center in southern Illinois. To date, the Black Out Cancer game has raised more than $250,000 for cancer research in southern Illinois.

      » Saluki Kickoff 5K - The fifth annual Saluki Kickoff 5K, presented by The Southern Illinoisan and Woodard Wellness Group, will precede the game. The Saluki Kickoff 5K will give participants a scenic run around the SIU campus with a chance to take in views of the new Saluki Athletics facilities, as well as Campus Lake and other natural features on campus. The race ends in Saluki Stadium, where runners will be able to watch themselves on the video board as they cross the finish line. "The Southern" Registration | More Information | Registration PDF

      » Postgame Fireworks - Immediately after the game, the lights will dim and fans will be treated to a spectacular fireworks show!

      vs. Missouri State
      Saturday, Oct. 10
      6 p.m.
      Buy Tickets

      » 618 Community Night - Any resident within the 618 Area Code can buy an advance ticket for $10 at participating locations across the region, including the Chamber of Commerce in Carbondale, Murphysboro, Marion, Carterville, Herrin, Du Quoin, Anna/Jonesboro and Harrisburg.

      » Youth Football Night - All youth football players and coaches can participate in a High-Five Tunnel to welcome the Salukis onto the field before the game. Youth and parent tickets are $10/ticket. For more information please contact Bryce Williams at (618) 453-8941.

      » FCA Night | Flier - The annual FCA Night allows FCA Huddles and Faith groups access to discounted ticket options. Pregame tailgate and games included. For more information, contact Bryce Williams at (618) 453-8941.

      » Postgame Fireworks - Immediately after the game, the lights will dim and fans will be treated to a spectacular fireworks show!

      vs. Youngstown State
      Saturday, Oct. 24
      6 p.m.
      Buy Tickets

      » Homecoming - Come back to campus and enjoy the centerpiece of one of the oldest traditions at Southern Illinois, and take in traditionally the most-attended game of the year at 6 p.m. in Saluki Stadium.

      » Flying Salukis - The 2015 National Champion Flying Salukis will perform a pre-game flyover of Saluki Stadium.

      » Marching Band Night - Marching Bands that are a part of the annual Homecoming parade can attend the Saluki football game for free!

      » Postgame Fireworks - Immediately after the game, the lights will dim and fans will be treated to a spectacular fireworks show!

      vs. North Dakota State
      Saturday, Oct. 31
      2 p.m.
      Buy Tickets

      » Military Appreciation Day - All military, both veterans and those in active duty, will receive free admission into the game by presenting their military ID. Military members may also purchase additional tickets for family for $8.

      » 4 for $40 - For just $40, fans can purchase four end zone bleacher tickets, four drinks and four food items (hot dog, nacho or pretzel)

      » Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day - SIU faculty and staff can get one free end zone ticket to a University employee with faculty/staff ID, and they can purchase additional tickets for just $8 for adults and $6 for children. To order tickets, please visit the SIU Ticket Office at SIU Arena or McLeod Theater. All tickets must be picked up before the day of the game.

      » Trunk or Treat - Children are encouraged to wear their costumes and go trick-or-treating in the Saluki Row and general tailgate areas prior to the game. Contest for best costume!

      » Scout Day | Girl Scouts Flier | Boy Scouts Flier - Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can attend the game for the discounted price of $8. Pregame tailgate and games included. Each scout in attendance will receive a SIU Scout Day patch. For more information please contact Travis Holtkamp at (618) 453-8714.

      vs. Illinois State
      Saturday, Nov. 14
      Time: 2 p.m.
      Buy Tickets

      » Senior Day - Help honor SIU's seniors before their last regular-season home game in a Saluki uniform.

      » 4 for $40 - For just $40, fans can purchase four end zone bleacher tickets, four drinks and four food items (hot dog, nacho or pretzel).

      » Special Olympics Day - Special ticket discounts for athletes and family members of Special Olympics Illinois.

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      2015 Volleyball Home Promotional Schedule

      Welcome to the Saluki Volleyball Promotional Page! Get excited for a great season of Saluki volleyball!

      All Season Specials
      • SIU Students with a valid student ID receive FREE ADMISSION to all home Saluki Volleyball matches!
      • Saluki Paw Pass holders will receive admission to ALL Saluki Volleyball, Women's Basketball, and Softball events for ONLY $90

      Ticket Packages
      • Saluki Invitational - Purchase a general admission ticket to each session of the tournament for only $5 for adults, $3 for youth.
        All tournament passes are only $10.

      • Group Tickets - Purchase general admission tickets for a group of 15 or more for only $2 each at any Saluki Volleyball home match.

      Game Day Tickets
      • Adults - $5.00 

      • Youth (17 and under), Senior Citizens, and Faculty & Staff - $3.00

      How to Purchase Tickets to a Game
      • Tickets can be purchased at the entrance of Davies Gym one hour prior to the match

      • Fans can also purchase tickets by visiting or by calling 877-Salukis

      Follow Us on Twitter!
      • @SIU_Volleyball or @SIUSalukis

      • Use #SalukiStrong and let us know you're at the game

      Questions About Promotions?
      • Please contact Saluki Marketing at (618) 453-5153

      Maroon Out

      Friday, Oct. 2
      vs. Bradley - 7 p.m.

      Hometown Heroes Night

        Honoring Those Who Serve Our Community

        FREE admission to all Police Officers, Firefighters, EMT's and Military Service members.
        Only $2 tickets for additional guests

      Friday Family Four Pack

        Four Tickets, four drinks and four hotdogs for only $25.00!

      Saturday, Oct. 3Autograph Session
      vs. Loyola - 7 p.m.
      2-4-1 Tickets

        Grab a friend and head to Davies Gym to watch the Salukis battle Loyola! 
        Buy one ticket and get the second FREE!

      Monday, Oct. 5
      vs. Missouri State - 7 p.m.

      Dig for the Cure - #SalukiStrength

      The SIU community is working together to bring breast cancer awareness to campus. In this effort, the Saluki Strength Breast Cancer Fund was created to award scholarships and provide additional assistance to SIU students impacted by breast cancer. Every October "Pink" events and opportunities to donate will be happening all around campus. We invite everyone to participate in these awareness events and Support like a Saluki!

      Maroon Monday

         Make sure to wear you Saluki Maroon to get a special ticket rate of $4 for adults and $2 for youth! 

      Friday, Oct. 23vs. Drake - 7 p.m.

      Celebrating Diversity at Davies

        The SIU community is helping to spread awarneness about diversity on campus.
        The Salukis help support and promote inclusive excellence here in Carbondale. 

        Out at Davies - The Center for Inclusive Excellence will be in attendance to help raise
        awareness and provide resources during LGBTQ history month

      Friday Family Four Pack

        Four Tickets, four drinks and four hotdogs for $25

      Saturday, Oct. 24
      vs. Northern Iowa -  4 p.m.

      Homecoming - Respect the Royalty

        Welcome back to campus Salukis! Receive FREE admission to the game by presenting your
        SIU Alumni Association Membership Card

      Monday, Nov. 2
      vs. Wichita State - 7 p.m.

      Pack the House

        Help the Salukis PACK THE HOUSE and BEAT WICHITA STATE!
        All fans can take advantage of just a $2.00 Ticket!

      Greek Challenge

      Saturday, Nov. 7
      vs. Evansville - 7 p.m.

      Youth Volleyball Night (12 & under)
        A special $2.00 ticket for any youth volleyball players (13 & under) who wears their uniform
        to the game. There will be a special autographs session by the Salukis following the game

      Saluki Volleyball Camp Reunion

        The Salukis want to welcome back all summer camp participants! Saluki Volleyball camp
        participants will receive FREE admission with their invitation (invitations will be mailed mid October)

      Friday, Nov. 13
      vs. Illinois State - 7 p.m.

      Friday Family Four Pack

        Four Tickets, four drinks and four hotdogs for $25

      Saturday, Nov. 14Taylor Pippen
      vs. Indiana State - 7 p.m.

      Senior Night
        Recognition Ceremony for senior, Taylor Pippen

      Taylor Night (In Honor of Taylor Pippen)
        Strictly Taylor Swift Music

      Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night
        As a thanks to all the SIU faculty and staff, please join us for FREE admission! 
        Simply show your university staff ID