Saluki football was honored by the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association for having the most improved APR score in the Missouri Valley Football Conference. SIU earned the APR Most Improved Award, sponsored by Forward Progress, for the 2013-14 academic year. SIU earned the award for the second time in three...
Forty-four Southern Illinois football players earned academic awards from the Missouri Valley Football Conference, the league announced Wednesday. Corey Boemer, Colin Bultinck, Thor Hadfield and Blake Mattson earned the Presidents Academic Award, the highest academic honor bestowed by the MVFC.
The Saluki Football program announced the addition of Matt McIntosh on Friday. McIntosh, a quarterback, has one season of eligibility remaining after playing at Northern Illinois the past three seasons.
Southern Illinois' football game at Indiana on Sept. 5 will kick off at 3 p.m. CT and be televised on ESPNews, the Big Ten announced on Friday. Game times are set for all of SIU's games except the season finale at Northern Iowa.
Southern Illinois tight end MyCole Pruitt became the first Saluki football player to be selected in the NFL Draft since 2011 when the Minnesota Vikings selected him in the fifth round with the 143rd pick on Saturday.