Watch SIUC football, basketball games on the
By TOM WOOLF
Watch SIUC football, basketball games on the web
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Saluki fans can follow the exploits of the
2005 Southern Illinois University Carbondale football and
men's basketball teams with Saluki Vision.
SIUC's Media & Communication Resources, in conjunction
with Saluki Athletics and Mississippi River Radio, is offering
Webcasts of the Salukis' five home football games from
McAndrew Stadium and at least 13 home basketball games on a
subscription basis. The Web casts include play-by-play by the
long-time voice of the Salukis, Mike Reis.
Webcasts of Saluki football started Saturday, Sept. 10, as
SIUC hosted Union (Ky.). The other home football games are
homecoming against Missouri State Oct. 1, with a 1:30 p.m.
kickoff; Oct. 15, against Illinois State, 6 p.m. kickoff; Nov. 5,
Youngstown State, 3 p.m. kickoff; and North Dakota State, Nov.
19, 3 p.m. kickoff.
Basketball Webcasts will tip off with the home opener on Nov.
A season pass for all football and basketball Webcasts costs
$89.99. Cost for the football games only is $29.95; for
basketball only, the cost is $69.95. Fans can watch individual
games for $9.95.
Fans should go to
Saluki Vision and follow instructions to register for the
webcasts. The Saluki Vision site lists the computer requirements
necessary to receive the webcasts, including high-speed access
via either a cable modem or DSL service.
Home games are subject to blackout in Southern Illinois, and
details are available on the Saluki Vision page.
Promoting intercollegiate athletics is among the goals of
Southern at 150: Building Excellence Through Commitment, the
blueprint for the development of the University as it approaches
its 150th anniversary in 2019.