Heading into tomorrow night's Spring game, senior running back Ken Malcome is quietly having a solid spring for the Saluki football team. In two scrimmages, he has 21 carries for 81 yards and two touchdowns.
Southern Illinois junior safety Anthony Thompson led the team in interceptions and pass breakups last year. He talks about the changes to the Saluki defense and secondary in a Q&A after Wednesday's practice.
The Saluki football team held a short, live scrimmage at the end of today's practice at Saluki Stadium in preparation for Saturday's full, 80-play scrimmage at 9:30 a.m.
Southern Illinois' storied track and field program is sending three more student-athletes to the NCAA Indoor Championships in Albuquerque this weekend. Their journeys to the national meet were anything but easy.
As is my custom this time of year, here is my MVC All-Conference ballot, along with a little commentary. Picking the 10 players for All-Conference was pretty easy, but putting them in rank order was not.