Southern Illinois runs past UT Martin 28-14
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Javon Williams Jr. rushed for 138 yards and two second-quarter touchdowns, D.J. Davis ran for 101 yards and a TD and Southern Illinois scored 28 unanswered points to rally...
SIU Carbondale to launch search for new chancellor
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University at Carbondale is launching a search for a new chancellor.
The Southern Illinoisan reports the search is being conducted at the same time...
State grant funds $900K solar project at SIU
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Southern Illinois University at Carbondale a $900,000 grant to develop a solar energy and storage...
Carbondale to host international musicians until 2021
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Officials say Carbondale has been chosen as one of several Midwest cities to host international artists for the next few years.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is launching a new Esports Arena as it embraces a new era of competition and electronic gaming.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker contends allocation of state funds to Southern Illinois University's Edwardsville and Carbondale campuses should be done on a proportional basis with...
UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a box truck has died after the vehicle was struck by an Amtrak passenger train in northeast Illinois, causing several train cars to...
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The city of Carbondale has received a second letter from the American Civil Liberties Union and other groups challenging its panhandling ordinance.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for soliciting the murder of her 76-year-old husband and helping to conceal his body.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A pioneering Southern Illinois University motorcycle training program that almost seems like it's been around longer than the motorcycle is celebrating an...
WHITTINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is continuing its efforts to find vendors interested in reopening facilities at the Fitzgerrell State Recreation Area near...
CAIRO, Ill. (AP) — The Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and the Southern Seven Health Department are working to expand HIV prevention drug services to people in some rural...
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A petition from hundreds of frustrated downtown Carbondale workers has netted free parking in the area for the next six months.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University in Carbondale says it received more than 60,000 individual donations to reach a fundraising goal of $75 million.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine how a southern Illinois man under arrest was able to bring a gun into a Carbondale police station and fire upon an officer.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A 27-person committee has been formed to find the next president of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
SIU has been without a president since Randy Dunn...
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University Arena has a new name, thanks to the largest corporate naming rights agreement in the history of the Carbondale campus.
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CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University officials hope the new governor will fund a decades-old state commitment to cover the cost of veterans' higher education, even though no...
VA schedules health care town hall in southern Illinois
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is holding a town hall meeting in southern Illinois to familiarize the people it serves with its health care programs.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is making another move in its effort to reverse declining enrollment by stationing additional recruiters in Chicago and St....
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service for the first time in recent history oversaw the burning of more than 10,000 acres this year in southern Illinois' Shawnee National...
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Geologists at Southern Illinois University are asking Illinois elementary and high school students to name its three baby dinosaurs.
ANNA, Ill. (AP) — The sheriff in Union County in southern Illinois say he soon plans to have a phone-based mass notification system to alert citizens of local emergencies.
Southern Illinois Healthcare seeks trauma center status
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois Healthcare is taking steps to expand access to trauma care in the southern part of the state where the lack of trauma centers can add stress, cost and...
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University is turning to students to envision the future and reshape Illinois.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is starting to make strides toward improving retention through a program that offers freshmen a special orientation aimed at...
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The Southern Illinois University Salukis have a new, more modern-looking logo.
The Southern Illinoisan reports that the new logo is a sideways shot of a Saluki dog's...
Fletcher carries S. Illinois over Illinois St. 72-63
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Armon Fletcher had 26 points as Southern Illinois topped Illinois State 72-63 on Saturday. Sean Lloyd Jr. added 20 points for the Salukis. Lloyd Jr. also had six rebounds...
No. 23 Drake women hold off Southern Illinois 71-64
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Becca Hittner scored 10 of her 23 points in the fourth quarter and No. 23 Drake held off a second-half rally to beat Southern Illinois 71-64 on Friday night.
Illinois St. looks to sweep S. Illinois
Illinois State (16-14, 9-8) vs. Southern Illinois (16-14, 9-8)
SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Southern Illinois seeks revenge on Illinois State...
SIU-Carbondale takes steps toward creating nursing program
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Officials at Southern Illinois University say the Carbondale school intends to create a nursing program.
SIU-Carbondale interim provost Meera Komarraju tells The...
Fletcher carries S Illinois over Loyola of Chicago 63-53
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Armon Fletcher posted 18 points and seven rebounds as Southern Illinois beat Loyola-Chicago 63-53 on Sunday.
Kavion Pippen had 12 points and nine rebounds for...
S. Illinois seeks revenge on Loyola-Chicago
Loyola of Chicago (17-11, 10-5) vs. Southern Illinois (14-14, 7-8)
SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois; Sunday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Loyola of Chicago goes for the season sweep over...
Southern Illinois man convicted in eye-gouging attack
PICKNEYVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has been convicted in connection with an April 2018 attack that left another man blind.
Wilkins scores 20 to lead Drake over S. Illinois 72-69
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — D.J. Wilkins tied his season high with 20 points as Drake narrowly beat Southern Illinois 72-69 on Tuesday night.
Brady Ellingson had 17 points for Drake (19-7, 8-5 Missouri Valley Conference). Nick McGlynn added 10 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks. Tremell Murphy had seven rebounds for the visitors.
Armon Fletcher had 21 points and eight rebounds for the Salukis (13-13, 6-7). Kavion Pippen added 19 points.
Pippen, Cook carry S. Illinois over Evansville 78-73
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Kavion Pippen had 18 points to lead five Southern Illinois players in double figures as the Salukis narrowly defeated Evansville 78-73 on Saturday night.
Aaron Cook added 15 points for the Salukis. Sean Lloyd Jr. chipped in 14, Armon Fletcher scored 13 and Eric McGill had 12. Cook also had seven assists for the Salukis, while Lloyd posted eight rebounds.
Health officials request funds to counteract lead poisoning
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois health officials are requesting about $5 million more from the state to implement new rules aimed at identifying and caring for children under 6 years with lead poisoning.
SIU-Carbondale interim chancellor has first public meeting
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University's new Carbondale interim chancellor says improving student retention is top priority to address the school's declining enrollment.
Interim chancellor John Dunn had his first public meeting with students and faculty Wednesday afternoon. He took the post about a month ago.
Fletcher’s career-high 34 leads S. Illinois past Indiana St
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Armon Fletcher scored a career-high 34 points with six 3-pointers and Southern Illinois beat Indiana State 88-73 on Wednesday night.
Southern Illinois led 38-32 at halftime and seized command in the second half. Fletcher made a 3-pointer and four straight from the free throw line for a 79-59 lead with 4:53 remaining.
Government shutdown delaying plans for Cairo public housing
CAIRO, Ill. (AP) — The partial federal government shutdown has sidelined plans to award a contract to demolish two public housing complexes in southern Illinois.
Southern Illinois tops Northern Iowa for the 2nd time, 70-62
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Aaron Cook had 17 points and Sean Lloyd Jr. and Darius Beane each added 16 more as Southern Illinois beat Northern Iowa for the second time in 18 days, 70-62 in a Missouri Valley Conference contest on Wednesday night.
The victory snaps a four-game losing streak for the Salukis, who had not won since its 58-51 win at Cedar Falls.
Brown helps Bradley win 1st MVC game 57-54 over Salukis
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Darrell Brown scored 16 points, hitting two key baskets down the stretch, and Bradley survived two missing 3-point attempts in the closing seconds to beat Southern Illinois 57-54 on Sunday.
Brown hit a shot-clocking beating 3-pointer with 1:17 to play to give the Braves a 54-50 lead and a jumper with a half-minute left to make it 56-52.
Valparaiso holds off Southern Illinois 65-61
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Derrik Smits scored 16 points with eight rebounds and Deion Lavender had a clutch basket with 13 seconds left and Valparaiso held off Southern Illinois 65-61 on Saturday.
Rauner signs bill allowing sale of Hardin County Work Camp
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation that gives the Illinois Department of Corrections authority to sell the closed Hardin County Work Camp to Hardin County for $1.
EXCHANGE: Lost ring returns to woman after 30 years
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Nathan Duffield has found a lot of junk on the river: sunglasses that usually are too scratched to be used, fishing lures, pocket knives — mostly things that don't float when someone's boat flips.
But about 20 years ago, he also found a ring.
The stone was rectangular cut and blue, set in white gold with the graduation year, 1977, on prominent display around the blue centerpiece, along with the initial G to the left and R to the right.
Pippen with 23, Southern Illinois beats Missouri State 75-70
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Kavion Pippen scored 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Southern Illinois beat Missouri State 75-70 in a Missouri Valley Conference opener on Wednesday night.
Pippen was 9 of 12 from the field for the Salukis (8-6). Aaron Cook added 15 points, five rebounds and seven assists, Eric McGill had 14 points on four 3-pointers with 12 rebounds and Sean Lloyd Jr. scored 11 points.