Kory Faulkner passed for 239 yards and four TDs.
Defensive back Courtney Richmond, tight end MyCole Pruitt and linebacker Tyler Williamson also received honorable mentions from the CFPA.
SIU looking to knock off fourth-straight opponent that has been ranked in the top-10
SIU forced five turnovers and scored 28 unanswered points to finish the game.
Emmanuel Souarin returned an INT for a touchdown in the first quarter.
2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in nine games, starting one...Recorded 16 tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss...Forced a fumble and recovered a fumble against Northern Iowa...Recorded a career-high four tackles at Northern Iowa...Named to the MVFC Academic Honor Roll.
2010 (Freshman): Redshirted...Named SIU's Defensive Scout and Special Teams Scout Player of the Week once during the season...Received the Massive Mule Award once during the year, which honors the Saluki rookie with the most outstanding week of strength training.
High School: Played in AutoZone Liberty Bowl All-State game in 2009...Preseason member of the Class 6A all-state team...Was first team all-region as a cornerback, kick returner and punt returner as a senior...First team defensive back as a junior and received second team all-region honors as a kick returner as a junior...Had 45 tackles with seven interceptions and five passes broken up as a senior...Forced two fumbles and returned one fumble for a touchdown in 2009...Posted 59 tackles with two interceptions and nine pass breakups in junior...Intercepted two passes and had 22 tackles and three pass breakups as a sophomore in 2007...Honor roll student...Competed in the decathlon in track.
Personal:Born on Oct. 8, 1991, in Memphis, Tenn...Son of Gwendolyn and Eric Richmond...Has one brother and one sister...Majoring in physical education/teaching.