Tag: Craig James

Moving the Chains with . . . Craig James, SIU cornerback

Moving the Chains with . . . Craig James, SIU cornerback
Craig James enters his senior season at Southern Illinois as one of the team leaders. The cornerback was named to the Missouri Valley Football Conference All-Newcomer Team last season after transferring from the University of Minnesota. James ranked second in the MVFC in passes defended per game and led the Salukis with three interceptions. In... Read more »

Four Salukis Named to League All-Newcomer Team

Four Salukis Named to League All-Newcomer Team
Thirty-year-old head coach Nick Hill began a new era for Southern Illinois football. Perhaps a sign of things to come rests with the fact that four SIU players landed on the Missouri Valley Football Conference All-Newcomer Team. The Salukis honored by the MVFC are true freshman safety Jeremy Chinn, true freshman running back/return specialist D.J.... Read more »