First SIU QB on All-Newcomer team since Paul McIntosh in 2009
Iannotti one of 30 players on the list, one of seven from the MVFC
Iannotti tied SIU record with six touchdown passes
SIU outscored EIU 24-0 in the second half to overcome a 21-14 halftime deficit
Salukis score touchdown on first offensive play, force turnover on last defensive play of the game
Football vs. Illinois State Nov. 22, 2014
Prior to SIU
Spent three years at Eastern Michigan...Redshirted in 2011...In 2013, played in 12 games and attempted one pass.
Helped the Saxons claim a share of the Mid-Suburban West title and reach the second round of the Class 7A state playoffs in 2010....As a senior, was 135-for-201 passing for 1,398 yards, with 12 touchdowns and three interceptions and rushed for 1,052 yards and 11 TDs...Completed 67 percent of his passes...As a junior, quarterbacked the Saxons to a playoff berth going 101-for-178 passing for 1,201 yards with nine TDs and 11 INTs and he rushed for 591 yards and seven TDs....Honor roll student every semester.
Born on July 27, 1993...Son of Anthony Iannotti and Gail McMullen...Majoring in marketing.