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Team: Southern Illinois Salukis Football
League: NCAA - Division I
Home Games: Saluki Stadium
Head Coach: Nick Hill
National Titles: 1
All-Time Greats: Cornell Craig, Chase Allen and Kenneth Boatright
Southern Illinois Salukis Football TicketsThe Southern Illinois Salukis is known for its fast-paced football seasons. The head coach of the team is Nick Hill, and his team returns to take on its opponents in the Missouri Valley Conference. You can see the Salukis battle teams like the Indiana State Sycamores and the Missouri State University Bears. The Salukis have a long history in the state since the team was established in 1905. Throughout its history, it has produced several bowl appearances, multiple conference titles and an All-American receiver, Cornell Craig. Nick Hill knows about the tradition and passion of the team since he was the starting quarterback in the 2006 and 2007 seasons. He enters his third season as the coach with a record of 10–23 (0.30). You can get Southern Illinois Salukis football tickets at StubHub.
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Where does the Southern Illinois Salukis play its home games?In 2010, the Salukis opened the new Saluki Stadium on campus. This new facility replaced the McAndrew Stadium. It is one of the newest facilities in the Football Championship Subdivision. Southern Illinois opened the stadium with a game against Quincy Sept. 2, 2010. The stadium can hold 15,000 fans, and it has the capacity to fit 2,500 fans on the north end zone grass berm. There is a two-story press box with 12 club suites and a VIP Club Room. The scoreboard has been upgraded with a 20x40 digital board including video replay capabilities near the north end zone. Throughout the stadium, you will also find expanded concessions and upgraded restrooms.
How many titles has the Southern Illinois Salukis won?The Salukis has won eight titles in its conference in 1947, 1960, 1961, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008 and 2009. The team has only won one national title in 1983 with a 43-7 win over Western Carolina.
What are some notable games from the Saluki football program?There have been a few notable games in Saluki history. In 2006, the Salukis went on to defeat Indiana University with a final score of 35-28. With that victory, the team became the first Missouri Valley Football Conference team to win against the Big Ten Conference. In the following year, the Salukis pulled out another victory against Northern Illinois University. This win was the second year in a row that SIU defeated an FBS team. In the 2000s, the Salukis also set an MVFC record with 99 consecutive weeks in the Top 25 rankings, and it also had 14 straight MVFC wins.
What is the Southern Illinois Salukis' record?The Salukis has a record of 412–477–32 (0.46). Last year, the Salukis had a 2-9 overall record, and it finished last in the conference.
What can you expect at a Southern Illinois Salukis game?Saluki Row is your headquarters for all the game day fun. For three hours before the game, fans are welcomed to enjoy pregame drinks, food and live entertainment. If you have children, make sure to visit the Saluki Family Fun Zone with games and entertainment for the whole family. Tailgating is also permitted but only in designated areas.
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