Kory Faulkner passed for 239 yards and four TDs.
Salukis record eight sacks and limit running backs to 55 yards on 30 carries
SIU shuts out an opponent for the third time in the Lennon era
Southern's defense picked off Matt Brown and the Redbirds four times.
Played in all 12 games at cornerback and started 11 games...Recorded a season-high nine tackles and 1.0 TFL at Illinois...Recovered a fumble against Southeast Missouri State and against Youngstown State...Forced a fumble in a road win over No. 7 South Dakota State...Seventh on the team with 45 tackles.
Started all 11 games at cornerback...Fourth on the team with 60 total tackles...Recorded 38 solo tackles...Intercepted a pass at Illinois State...Recorded 3.0 tackles for loss, including 1.5 TFL in the season opener at Eastern Illinois...Forced a fumble at Northern Iowa...Tied for the team lead and sixth in the MVFC with two fumble recoveries, one at Eastern Illinois and one at Missouri State...Led the team and seventh in the MVFC with nine passes defended.
Second on the team with three interceptions...Had an interception against Missouri State, Youngstown State and South Dakota State...Third on the team with 50 tackles and 2.0 TFLs...Recorded two pass breakups and five passes defended.
Played in 10 games as a true freshman and made four starts at cornerback...Finished the year with 18 tackles and three pass breakups...Intercepted one pass against No. 15 Northern Iowa in a 45-38 overtime win...Set a career-high with five tackles at No. 20 North Dakota State, Nov. 6...Had two pass breakups in a 20-10 win over No. 21 Western Illinois, Nov. 13.
Garnered first team all-defense, first team all-special teams and second team offense accolades as a senior...Led team to a 10-3 record in 2009...Also averaged 8.65 yards per rush on 65 carries and scored five touchdowns...Caught 20 passes for 323 yards and four touchdowns as a senior...Averaged nearly 31 yards per kick return...Competed on the track and field team in high school...Still owns the state and national record for 12 and under boys with a 5:04 time in the mile.
Born May 18, 1992, in Vallejo, Calif...Son of Catrenna and Jimmy Wisner...Has one brother and six sisters...Sports administration major.