The No. 19 Southern Illinois football program dug itself a quick hole and never recovered in a 41-26 loss against No. 24 Indiana State on Saturday night in Saluki Stadium. SIU (5-4, 2-3 MVFC) fell behind 14-0 in the first six minutes of the game and took a loss for the third game in a row.
SIU hosts Indiana State on Homecoming weekend. The teams will square off at 6 p.m. CDT in Saluki Stadium.
Southern Illinois junior quarterback Mark Iannotti was one of 30 players named to the College Football Performance Awards FCS National Performer of the Year Watch List, the organization announced Wednesday.
SIU head coach Dale Lennon met with the media in advance of SIU's Oct. 25 Homecoming game against Indiana State.
Just by looking at Tanner Crum you wouldn't know that he's flexible enough to do the splits. You wouldn't know that his favorite singer is Ted Nugent. But what you would know is that he's meant to play football. Not only does the senior center look the part, but he plays the part, and he has since his first season at SIU.