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The Saluki Food Pantry is asking for help to replenish its depleted supplies.

On its Facebook page Tuesday, the Student Center posted SIU-Carbondale students have taken advantage of emergency food bags to the point where more supplies are needed.

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A former baseball Saluki is taking over as the new manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates.

The Pirates today announced Derek Shelton will become the franchise's new skipper in 2020.

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The SIU men's and women's basketball teams held their annual Media Day Wednesday at the newly named Banterra Center.

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Around 900 high school students from the region were on the SIU-Carbondale campus Wednesday.

They were getting a taste of college life as part of SIU Day. Law School student Emily Mirabella led one of the groups.

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A longtime Carbondale business  is closing.

710 Bookstore announced Sunday it's shutting down after more than 50 years of service to Saluki students, faculty and fans.

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SIU men's basketball head coach Bryan Mullins has filled out his coaching staff.

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Hundreds of Saluki basketball fans turned out Thursday evening to welcome back one of the program's most beloved players. .
 
The Salukis rolled out the red carpet at the Arena for the new men's head basketball coach.

During a pep rally and town hall meeting, Bryan Mullins answered fans questions and signed autographs.

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Four assistant coaches for the SIU football team will not return next season.

Monday, head coach Nick Hill announced assistant head coach and defensive coordinator Kraig Paulson, defensive line coach Austin Flyger, cornerbacks coach Carl Franks and quarterbacks coach Michael Williamson Jr. will not have their contracts renewed.

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SIU has a new Director of Track and Field and Cross Country.

Saluki Athletics Monday welcomed Ohio State associate head coach Rosalind Joseph to Carbondale.

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A former Saluki has broken the American hammer throw record for the third time in under a month.

DeAnna Price reclaimed the mark to win the USATF Outdoor Championships this past weekend in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Saluki athletics revealed its 2018 Hall of Fame Class Wednesday.

The seven-member class is being called one of the most illustrious in school history.

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SIU-Carbondale Monday named its first women's soccer head coach in school history.

Grant Williams will lead the newly created program as it prepares for competition in the fall of 2019 and entry into the Missouri Valley Conference in 2020.

The SIU-Carbondale athletics department has a new leader.

Former Saluki football coach Jerry Kill is the new head of athletics - at least for the time being.

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The public is invited to the SIU Track and Field Complex Friday evening to honor a local family going through a difficult time.

Former Saluki quarterback Joel Sambursky, and his wife, former Saluki golfer Samantha Sambursky, had a child born 45 days early in April.

Walt Frazier Elected to SCB Hall of Fame

Jun 27, 2017
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Southern Illinois University basketball legend Walt Frazier has been elected to the 12 member Small College Basketball Hall of fame.

4 Salukis Taken in MLB Draft

Jun 15, 2017
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In this year's MLB draft, there were 4 Salukis taken.

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Two Saluki men's basketball players have been reinstated after a question about their eligibility.

Senior Leo Vincent and sophomore Sean Lloyd were held out of Tuesday's game at Wichita State as the athletic department conducted an administrative review.

The SIU men's basketball team Wednesday released its non-conference schedule for the upcoming 2016-17 season.

The challenging slate features road games against power five conference schools Louisville, Arkansas and Minnesota, as well as a visit to UNLV.

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As two-time NCAA champion and American collegiate record holder DeAnna Price of SIU turns her attention to the U.S. Olympic Trials and qualifying for the Olympic Games this summer, she has been named a semi-finalist for the 2016 Bowerman Award.

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Jerry Kill is returning to collegiate athletics.

The former head football coach at SIU, Minnesota, Northern Illinois and Emporia State has agreed to serve as Associate Athletics Director for Administration at Kansas State University.

A former scholarship basketball player at SIU in the 1970's will be back in Carbondale next week to sign his new book entitled Sports Idols' Idols.

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WSIU's Brad Palmer previews SIU's first NCAA Tournament appearance and Friday's match-up vs. the University of Illinois.

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Southern Illinois University Carbondale is in search of a new football coach.

Following a comprehensive review of the football program, Saluki director of athletics Tommy Bell dismissed head coach Dale Lennon Monday, with one year remaining on Lennon's contract.

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Two SIUC Athletes have won national acclaim at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

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Western Illinois University Athletic Director Tommy Bell is the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

The former athletic director at the University of Northern Iowa wants to take over the same job at SIU-Carbondale.

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SIU Men’s Basketball Head Coach Barry Hinson says he was surprised to learn two more of his players will transfer to other schools next year.

SIU Women's Basketball Celebrates Season

Mar 4, 2015

The SIU Women's Basketball team has struggled in the past two decades.

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Southern Illinois University Carbondale Athletics Director Mario Moccia will not be headed to Georgia State.

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Dangerous winter weather caused some travel problems for the SIUs Men's Basketball Team this weekend.

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