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Herrin Football Falls in Semis

HERRIN-- The Herrin football team had their season come to an end, falling in the state semis to four-time defending state champ Rochester, 28-9. Read more »

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SIU Football's Upset Bid Comes Up Short

NORMAL-- The SIU football team closes their season with a loss to 7th ranked Illinois State 44-29. Read More »

Lady Indians Tip-Off Classic--Day 3

DU QUOIN -- Johnston City, Steeleville, and Murphysboro posted wins Friday at the Lady Indians Tip-Off Classic. Read More »

Herrin, Marion Win At Lady Wildcat Invitational

MARION -- Herrin took down Vienna 58-34 and Marion beat Carterville 53-47. Read More »

Herrin Ready For Semifinal Game Against Rochester

HERRIN -- The Herrin Tigers are one win away from the 4A state championship game. Standing in the way, 4-time defending champion Rochester. Read More »

Murphysboro, Du Quoin Pick up Wins At Lady Indians Tip-Off Classic

DU QUOIN -- Three games took place on Thursday at the Lady Indians Tip-Off Classic. Read More »

Haynes Playing Many Roles In Herrin's Success

HERRIN -- Herrin's football team is gearing up for its showdown against Rochester in the semifinals on Saturday. One player that has played a big role in the Tigers' success this season is Josh Haynes. Read More »

Ford Finding His Way

NASHVILLE, TN -- It hasn't taken Southern Illinois native Dana Ford long in coaching terms to climb the ladder and get his own Division I program. Ford was named the head coach at Tennessee State back in April. He hit the ground running and hasn't stopped. Read More »

Carterville, Benton Pick Up Wins At Marion Invitational

MARION -- Two games took place at the Marion Lady Wildcat Invitational on Wednesday. Read More »

Milner Runs To Number One In Martin's Moments

WSIL -- Herrin's Brent Milner earned the top spot in Martin's Moments. Read More »

SIU Football Looks to Finish Season on High Note

CARBONDALE-- SIU wide receivers coach Ashton Aikens welcomed a new son, as the football Salukis look to close the season with a win. Read More »

SIU Hoops Picks Up First Win of Season

NASHVILLE-- Behind 32 points from Anthony Beane, the SIU basketball team took down Tennessee State, for their first win of the season 84-67. Read More »

Lady Indians Tip-Off Classic Begins

DU QUOIN -- Three games took place on the first day of the 2014 Lady Indians Tip-Off Classic on Tuesday. Read More »

NFL Hopeful Closes Out Standout SIU Career

CARBONDALE-- SIU tight end MyCole Pruitt is wrapping up a record-breaking Saluki career, with NFL dreams on the horizon. Read More »

Tigers Tame Lions, Advance to Semifinals

CARTERVILLE -- The Herrin Tigers beat Carterville 28-7 to advance to the 4A Semifinals. Read More »

Pictures from Quarterfinal Matchup in Carterville

WSIL-- Fans and players were decked out for Saturday night's matchup. Did our lenses catch you at the game? Read More »

Tuscola Ends Chester's Season in a Thriller

CHESTER -- Tuscola advanced to the 2A semifinals with a 17-14 win at Chester Saturday afternoon. Read More »

Salukis Stumble Late in Season Opener

ST. LOUIS -- SIU lost 62-59 at St. Louis in the season opener for both teams. Read More »

SIU Misses Playoffs After Loss To Northern Iowa

CARBONDALE -- Number 12 Northern Iowa ruined SIU's senior day beating the Salukis 40-21. Read More »

Woodlawn Brings 4th Place Trophy Home

NORMAL -- The Woodlawn Lady Cardinals fell to Cissna Park 20-25, 25-23, 25-17 in the third place match at the 1A State Volleyball Tournament. Read More »

Woodlawn Falls in Semis

NORMAL -- The Woodlawn Lady Cardinals lost their semifinal match against Hartsburg-Emden 25-19, 25-22. Read More »

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