Offense goes 3-for-3 in red zone opportunities; defense records two takeaways
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.
Started all 12 gamesâ€¦Had a team-leading two interceptions and 27 interception return yardsâ€¦Eighth on the team with 44 tacklesâ€¦His 35 solo tackles were fourth on the teamâ€¦Broke up seven passesâ€¦Had a season-high nine tackles in a win at Missouri Stateâ€¦Picked off a pass against Western Illinois and Northern Iowa.
Played in all 12 games, starting the first nine...Tied for fifth on the team with 50 tackles...Doubled his previous single-season high of 25 tackles...Matched a career high with seven tackles at South Dakota State.
Played in all 11 games and started the season finale at cornerback...Recorded a career-high seven tackles at Illinois State.
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.
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.
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.
Born on Oct. 8, 1991, in Memphis, Tenn...Son of Gwendolyn and Eric Richmond...Has one brother and one sister...Majoring in recreation.