The academic accolades for SIU continues to pile up
The Salukis are currently in third place, ahead of Buffalo and Miami (Ohio), teams that beat SIU in last year's championships.
Head coach Rick Walker was named MAC Coach of the Year, while SIU also earned Most Outstanding Swimmer and Diver with Pallmann and Skelton.
Joao Facciotti doubled on the day with an A Final finish in the 200-yard freestyle and a B Final finish in the 100-yard backstroke.
Till Pallmann won his second championship title of the meet with a win in the 200-freestyle Friday.
2013-14 (Freshman): Competed in six meets... Posted four top-three finishes...Finished second in the 200 IM at Evansville...Had the 13th fastest time in the 200 breaststroke at the MAC Championships...Was a member of the Saluki relay team.
Personal: Full given name is Robert Cowan Wood...Son of Frances and Chris Wood...Born July 14, 1995...Majoring in aviation flight.