Chris Hagstrom
    Chris Hagstrom

    Director of Video Services


    Saluki All-Access to stream MVC Basketball Tipoff

    The guest lineup includes MVC Commissioner Doug Elgin, Wichita State head coach Gregg Marshall, Loyola head coach Sheryl Swoopes, and SIU coaches Barry Hinson and Cindy Stein.

    Updated August 13, 2013

    Chris Hagstrom joined Saluki Athletics in June of 2010 as the first Director of Video Services. His primary responsibilities include producing all live events at Saluki Stadium and the SIU Arena, developing pre-produced content and managing live events for Saluki All-Access on, and teaching a course on Sports Venue Production with the College of Mass Communications and Media Arts.

    Prior to arriving at SIU, Hagstrom was the Director of Production, Entertainment, and Promotions for the Southern Illinois Miners beginning in 2007.

    While working for the Miners, Hagstrom was also the broadcast engineer for Saluki Sports Properties. His responsibilities included producing and engineering of all Saluki Football and Basketball games for the radio network and occasionally fill in as a broadcaster for Saluki Baseball and Softball.

    Hagstrom received his bachelor's degree in Radio and Television from Southern Illinois University. While attending SIU, Hagstrom was the Sports Director for WIDB Radio, the student-run radio station, where he served as lead play-by-play and color commentator for football, volleyball, basketball, baseball and softball.