Tag: Missouri Valley Football Conference
Early signing day ’22: Western Illinois stocks recruiting class with youth at LB, OL spots
The Western Illinois signing day class features 21 players and is heavy on prep athletes, offensive linemen and linebackers.
Early signing day ’22: Key returnee, WR class provide more weapons for SIU offense
The return of standout wide receiver D’Ante Cox and seven new wideouts in the early signing class provide more weapons for SIU’s offense.
Early signing day ’22: Spack pleased with ‘balance’ in Illinois State recruits
Redbird head coach adds there could be some position moves early in the spring.
Illinois State star named one of three finalists as top FCS defensive player
The Buchanan recipient will be announced at the FCS National Awards banquet Jan. 7 in Frisco, Tex.
ISU’s Vandenburgh primed for strong run at Buchanan Award, national experts say
Sixth-year Redbird star stands a solid chance of being named one of three Buck Buchanan finalists.
Five burning questions for 2023: Southern Illinois Salukis edition
Revving up its scoring is a high priority this off-season for the Southern Illinois football team.
Southern recap: Late-season swoon ends Salukis’ playoff bid
A season-ending four-game losing streak doomed SIU’s postseason bid.
Five burning questions for 2023: Illinois State Redbirds edition
Replacing standout linebacker Zeke Vandenburgh, getting healthy and replacing losses in the transfer portal are among the challenges for Illinois State.
Illinois State’s Vandenburgh tackles top MVFC defensive honor; WIU WR Brantley is league’s Newcomer of the Year
Illinois State linebacker Zeke Vandenburgh and Western Illinois wide receiver Naseim Brantley won top individual honors from the Missouri Valley Football Conference.
ISU recap: Solid defense leads Redbirds to first winning record since 2019
An overtime win against rival Western Illinois gave ISU its first winning record in three seaons.