The Saluki Football team will hold its annual Spring Game on Friday night at 7 p.m. at Saluki Stadium. There is no charge to attend the game and gates open at 6 p.m.
The quarterback derby at Southern Illinois is starting to heat up after all three signal callers had impressive performances in the team's full-contact scrimmage on Saturday at Saluki Stadium.
Southern Illinois junior safety Anthony Thompson led the team in interceptions and pass breakups last year. He talks about the changes to the Saluki defense and secondary in a Q&A after Wednesday's practice.
Youth football players who are currently enrolled in grades second through sixth can learn the game from the Saluki Football coaches and players and have some fun in the process at the Southern Illinois University Football Youth Camp. The camp will run from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15 at Saluki Stadium.
During Saturday's scrimmage at Saluki Stadium, he Southern Illinois football team gave fans their first glimpse of a new-look offense that will be built around a power running game, mobile quarterbacks and play-action passing.