This is the third consecutive game the Salukis have put up over 400 yards of total offense.
Offense made big plays in passing game, but defense forced four turnovers.
Kory Faulkner passed for 239 yards and four TDs.
Salukis record eight sacks and limit running backs to 55 yards on 30 carries
Both sides limited big plays in Saturday's scrimmage.
2013 (Redshirt Freshman)
Played in seven games and started the final four games of the regular season...Made his collegiate debut in the second quarter against Charleston (W.V.), stepping in for the injured Kory Faulkner, and completed 5-of-10 passes for 66 yards and two touchdowns...Made his first start at Western Illinois, helping SIU to a win and throwing for 147 yards and two touchdowns...Threw for a career-high 227 yards against Missouri State...Helped SIU to a 3-1 record in his four starts...Received the MVFC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award, which requires a minimum GPA of 3.2 for the previous two semesters.
Redshirted...Named to the MVFC Academic Honor Roll.
Three-time All-Conference and Academic All-State player...Two-time All-Area...Set a school career record with 6,546 passing yards and 67 passing touchdowns...As a senior, was named OHS Team MVP, Southwest Prairie Conference MVP and Max Preps Offensive Player of the Year...Rated a two-star recruit by Scout.com and 117th best QB of his class...2011: Completed 215 of 402 passes for 3,054 yards and 29 touchdowns...2010: Completed 181 of 304 passes for 2,471 yards and 24 touchdowns...2009: Completed 76 of 183 passes for 1,161 yards and 16 touchdowns...Played four years of varsity basketball and was named All-Conference and All-Area as a junior.
Born on May 3, 1994...Son of Lonnie and Marianne West...Has one brother...Majoring in marketing.
|Thursday, Aug 28|
|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||7:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 6|
|Football||Charleston, Ill.||6:00 PM|
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|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||6:00 PM|
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|Football||West Lafayette, Ind.||TBA|