The Southern Illinois football team will hold a tryout on Monday, Feb. 3 at Saluki Stadium for SIU students interested in joining the program.
Southern Illinois junior offensive lineman Corey Boemer has been named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America Division I second team. The Capital One Academic All-America honor recognizes 24 student-athletes on the first team and 24 student-athletes on the second team.
SIU tied for the conference lead with three representatives on the MVFC All-Academic team. Junior offensive lineman Corey Boemer, senior punter Austin Pucylowski and junior linebacker Tyler Williamson all earned the honor. Junior kicker Chris Adams earned an honorable mention.
Southern Illinois running back Malcolm Agnew and kicker Thomas Kinney were both selected to the Missouri Valley Football Conference All-Newcomer team, the conference announced Tuesday. The 22-man team features 11 offensive/special teams players and 11 defensive players.
Junior tight end MyCole Pruitt and senior linebacker Bryan Presume were selected to the 2013 All-Missouri Valley Football Conference first team, the conference announced Monday. In addition, junior kicker Thomas Kinney earned second-team honors, and senior receiver John Lantz, senior punter Austin Pucylowski and junior return...