• Dunne, Northern Iowa beat Southern Illinois 24-17 Eli Dunne was 26-of-36 passing for 266 yards and three touchdowns and the Northern Iowa defense forced three fourth-quarter turnovers to help Panthers beat Southern Illinois 24-17 on Saturday night in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams. Oct 1
  • Straub throws 4 TD passes, S Illinois tops SE Missouri 35-17 Sam Straub threw for four touchdowns and Southern Illinois ended a 12-game losing streak on the road with a 35-17 win over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday night in the 85th meeting between the teams. Sep 16
  • Straub, Davis lead Southern Illinois to 55-3 win over MVSU Sam Straub threw for 191 yards and two touchdowns and D.J. Davis ran for two more scores as Southern Illinois routed Mississippi Valley State, 55-3 in the Salukis season opener Saturday night. Sep 9
  • 2016 FCS vs. FBS: Missouri Valley (STATS) - Cinderella is allowed out more often than in the month of March. During college football season, FCS programs are adept at drawing national attention as they seek upsets of the larger FBS. May 16
  • 2016 FCS vs. FBS: Missouri Valley (STATS) - Cinderella is allowed out more often than in the month of March. During college football season, FCS programs are adept at drawing national attention as they seek upsets of the larger FBS. May 13
  • Undrafted FCS players get shot at NFL (STATS) - If the start of the NFL draft is like Christmas morning to many NFL teams, then the post-holiday bargain shopping starts instantly after its conclusion. May 3
  • Next QBs step up into the spotlight (STATS) - Replacing a standout, two- or three-year starting quarterback is difficult for any team - even one which seems to have the right signal-caller waiting in the wings. Mar 28
  • Missouri Valley looks even deeper (STATS) - Any complaint that too many at-large bids in the NCAA basketball tournament go to power conference schools doesn't translate to the FCS and the Missouri Valley Football Conference. Mar 16
  • Tweaks to FCS playoffs being considered (STATS) - The general feeling across FCS college football is the national playoffs have grown to their highest point - interest rising alongside the expansion of qualifiers, which are positioned at a well-received 24 teams. Feb 17
  • FCS championship may gain 'bowl' rebrand (STATS) - The FCS conferences whose national playoffs have long set them apart in Division I want to go "bowling" as well. Feb 12
  • FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS (STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent: Feb 2
  • FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS (STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent: Feb 2
  • FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS (STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent: Feb 2
  • Bison lead another strong year for the MVFC (STATS) - North Dakota State's unprecedented run of five straight FCS national championships is a model for sustained success despite the natural turnover that exists in all levels of college football. Jan 14
  • EWU's Kupp selected STATS FCS Offensive Player of the Year FRISCO, Texas (STATS) - The No. 10 that Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp wears is a jersey number that often adorns a quarterback. Jan 8
  • Hill to make Southern Illinois debut at FAU (STATS) - New Southern Illinois coach Nick Hill will make his debut Sept. 26 at Florida Atlantic as part of the Salukis' 11-game schedule announced Monday. Jan 4
  • Hill takes over as Southern Illinois football coach (STATS) - Former Southern Illinois football coach Jerry Kill says Nick Hill - introduced Wednesday at his alma mater as the Salukis' new head coach - will outwork coaches from other programs. Dec 23
  • Reports: Southern Illinois to promote Hill to coach (STATS) - Nick Hill has served as Southern Illinois' interim head coach since Dale Lennon was fired after the season. He may soon get promoted to the top job at his alma mater. Dec 22
  • Screws named inaugural Doris & Eddie Robinson Scholar-Athlete (STATS) - He's the captain of Jacksonville State's No. 1-ranked FCS squad, a starting wide receiver, heavily involved in community service and, oh yeah, has a 3.99 GPA while majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry. Dec 8
  • No red light stopping FCS Offensive POY finalists (STATS) - Defenses saw red this season when trying to stop the STATS FCS Offensive Player of the Year finalists. Dec 1