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Southeast Missouri State's McCrum earns OVC football specialist award (09/15/14)
Southeast Missouri State sophomore kicker Ryan McCrum was named Ohio Valley Conference Specialist of the Week after kicking three field goals and two PATs in Saturday's 50-23 loss to SIU Carbondale. McCrum, a graduate of St. Charles West High School in St. Charles, Missouri, connected on all three of his field-goal attempts, including a career-long pair of 43-yarders. He also booted a 38-yarder. He is 13 of 13 on PATs this season...
Southeast Missouri State's McCrum earns OVC football specialist award (09/15/14)
Southeast Missouri State sophomore kicker Ryan McCrum was named Ohio Valley Conference Specialist of the Week after kicking three field goals and two PATs in Saturday's 50-23 loss to SIU Carbondale. McCrum, a graduate of St. Charles West High School in St. Charles, Missouri, connected on all three of his field-goal attempts, including a career-long pair of 43-yarders. He also booted a 38-yarder. He is 13 of 13 on PATs this season...
Southeast football team falls to SIU 50-23 (09/14/14)
The multiple turnovers, penalties and missed assignments committed by the Redhawks at Saluki Stadium resulted in a 50-23 loss to their regional-rival, which improved to 3-0.
Lack of discipline the main concern for Southeast (09/14/14)
Welcome to the Southeast Missouri State football season, Adversity. We've been waiting for you for quite some time.
Southeast football team falls to SIU 50-23 (09/14/14)
The multiple turnovers, penalties and missed assignments committed by the Redhawks at Saluki Stadium resulted in a 50-23 loss to their regional-rival, which improved to 3-0.
Lack of discipline the main concern for Southeast (09/14/14)
Welcome to the Southeast Missouri State football season, Adversity. We've been waiting for you for quite some time.
Southeast players, coaches resolve to learn from loss to Southern Illinois (09/13/14)
Southeast Missouri State senior running back Lennies McFerren was adamant following the Redhawks' 50-23 loss to No. 14/20 Southern Illinois that the team that spectators had just watched commit 12 penalties and five turnovers was not the team he and his teammates are capable of being...
Southeast players, coaches resolve to learn from loss to Southern Illinois (09/13/14)
Southeast Missouri State senior running back Lennies McFerren was adamant following the Redhawks' 50-23 loss to No. 14/20 Southern Illinois that the team that spectators had just watched commit 12 penalties and five turnovers was not the team he and his teammates are capable of being...
Southeast Missouri State, Southern Illinois football rivalry receives personal touch (09/12/14)
Southeast coach Tom Matukewicz, defensive coordinator Bryce Saia and offensive coordinator Sherard Poteete were once a part of the SIU program
Southeast Missouri State, Southern Illinois football rivalry receives personal touch (09/12/14)
Southeast coach Tom Matukewicz, defensive coordinator Bryce Saia and offensive coordinator Sherard Poteete were once a part of the SIU program
Southeast Missouri State football team loses top rusher Jackson to broken hand (09/10/14)
The junior could miss six weeks after sustaining the injury against Kansas
Southeast Missouri State football team loses top rusher Jackson to broken hand (09/10/14)
The junior could miss six weeks after sustaining the injury against Kansas
Southeast Missouri State football team's rally falls short vs. Kansas (09/07/14)
Redhawks sustain 34-28 loss after Jayhawks score 24 points in first quarter
Southeast Missouri State football team tries to earn respect (09/07/14)
Aretha Franklin's "Respect" blared through the speakers at the end of the Southeast Missouri State football team's practices before their game against Kansas on Saturday. First-year coach Tom Matukewicz said his players were probably tired of hearing it, but that respect is what the program wants to gain...
Southeast Missouri State football team's rally falls short vs. Kansas (09/07/14)
Redhawks sustain 34-28 loss after Jayhawks score 24 points in first quarter
Southeast Missouri State football team shows no quit (09/07/14)
When Tom Matukewicz was introduced as the Southeast Missouri State football coach in December, he addressed a room of university dignitaries and promised -- among other things -- that he would put a disciplined Redhawks football team on the field and that the team would be one students, fans and alumni could be proud...
Southeast Missouri State football team shows no quit (09/07/14)
When Tom Matukewicz was introduced as the Southeast Missouri State football coach in December, he addressed a room of university dignitaries and promised -- among other things -- that he would put a disciplined Redhawks football team on the field and that the team would be one students, fans and alumni could be proud...
Southeast Missouri State football team tries to earn respect (09/07/14)
Aretha Franklin's "Respect" blared through the speakers at the end of the Southeast Missouri State football team's practices before their game against Kansas on Saturday. First-year coach Tom Matukewicz said his players were probably tired of hearing it, but that respect is what the program wants to gain...
A Big 12 task awaits Southeast Missouri State football team (09/05/14)
It will be like a trip home for five members of the Southeast Missouri State football coaching staff when the Redhawks travel to play at Kansas on Saturday.
A Big 12 task awaits Southeast Missouri State football team (09/05/14)
It will be like a trip home for five members of the Southeast Missouri State football coaching staff when the Redhawks travel to play at Kansas on Saturday.
Southeast Missouri State football players befriend ill Kansas fan (09/03/14)
Southeast players will be joined on the sideline by ailing teen at Saturday's football game
Southeast Missouri State football players befriend ill Kansas fan (09/03/14)
Southeast players will be joined on the sideline by ailing teen at Saturday's football game
Southeast football debuts with dominating victory over Missouri Baptist (08/29/14)
The Redhawks rolled to a 77-0 victory over NAIA newcomer Missouri Baptist in coach Tom Matukewicz's first game.
Special teams impressive in Southeast Missouri State football's debut (08/29/14)
"I kept on having nightmares about last season's special teams, so I didn't really know what we were going to get," Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz said.
Special teams impressive in Southeast Missouri State football's debut (08/29/14)
"I kept on having nightmares about last season's special teams, so I didn't really know what we were going to get," Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz said.
Southeast football debuts with dominating victory against NAIA newcomer Missouri Baptist (08/29/14)
The Redhawks rolled to a 77-0 victory over Missouri Baptist in coach Tom Matukewicz's first game as a head coach.
Matukewicz era officially launches for Southeast Missouri State football team tonight vs. Missouri Baptist (08/28/14)
It will be a game of firsts when the Southeast Missouri State and Missouri Baptist football teams take the field tonight at Houck Stadium for their season openers. The 6 p.m. kickoff will mark Tom Matukewicz's first game in a true head coaching position -- he served as interim head coach at Northern Illinois during the 2010 Humanitarian Bowl -- as well as the beginning of the "Coach Tuke Era" of the Southeast football program...
Matukewicz era officially launches for Southeast Missouri State football team tonight vs. Missouri Baptist (08/28/14)
It will be a game of firsts when the Southeast Missouri State and Missouri Baptist football teams take the field tonight at Houck Stadium for their season openers. The 6 p.m. kickoff will mark Tom Matukewicz's first game in a true head coaching position -- he served as interim head coach at Northern Illinois during the 2010 Humanitarian Bowl -- as well as the beginning of the "Coach Tuke Era" of the Southeast football program...
Preseason rankings indicate OVC is gaining respect (08/25/14)
The conference is gaining more respect around the FCS and in the world of football
Preseason rankings indicate OVC is gaining respect (08/25/14)
The conference is gaining more respect around the FCS and in the world of football
New Southeast football coach Tom Matukewicz spent more than two decades working his way through coaching ranks (08/24/14)
The "Coach Tuke Era" will officially begin with the team's season opener against Missouri Baptist on Thursday at Houck Stadium.
New Southeast football coach Tom Matukewicz spent more than two decades working his way through coaching ranks (08/24/14)
The "Coach Tuke Era" will officially begin with the team's season opener against Missouri Baptist on Thursday at Houck Stadium.
Snyder named Southeast Missouri State football team's starting quarterback (08/16/14)
Coach Tom Matukewicz announced the senior beat out transfer Alex Niznak for the job on Saturday
Snyder named Southeast Missouri State football team's starting quarterback (08/16/14)
Coach Tom Matukewicz announced the senior beat out transfer Alex Niznak for the job on Saturday
Improving kicking game is a focus of Southeast football camp (08/12/14)
The Redhawks hope to improve from last season when they completed only five of 13 field goal attempts and 25 of 34 PATs.
Improving kicking game is a focus of Southeast football camp (08/12/14)
The Redhawks hope to improve from last season when they completed only five of 13 field goal attempts and 25 of 34 PATs.
Defense gets in final word vs. offense at Southeast Missouri State scrimmage (08/10/14)
For the final act of the Southeast Missouri State football team's scrimmage Saturday, the offense and defense were pitted off in a goal-line drill. The defense, which defensive coordinator Bryce Saia said struggles with consistency, was able to silence the offense and finish the day on a high note...
Defense gets in final word vs. offense at Southeast Missouri State scrimmage (08/10/14)
For the final act of the Southeast Missouri State football team's scrimmage Saturday, the offense and defense were pitted off in a goal-line drill. The defense, which defensive coordinator Bryce Saia said struggles with consistency, was able to silence the offense and finish the day on a high note...
Southeast Missouri State football's new video coordinator moves at fast-forward pace (08/07/14)
Jared Diekmann, who joined the Redhawks' staff in July, has cut a more than two-hour process of editing practice video down to 15 minutes.
Southeast Missouri State football's new video coordinator moves at fast-forward pace (08/07/14)
Jared Diekmann, who joined the Redhawks' staff in July, has cut a more than two-hour process of editing practice video down to 15 minutes.
Running backs will get expanded role in new Southeast Missouri State offense (08/05/14)
Offensive coordinator Sherard Poteete said up to five backs will get snaps this season.
Running backs will get expanded role in new Southeast Missouri State offense (08/05/14)
Offensive coordinator Sherard Poteete said up to five backs will get snaps this season.
First SEMO football practice ends with highlight (08/02/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A near-perfect morning with temperatures hovering in the high 70's ended with a perfect throw from quarterback Kyle Snyder to receiver Paul McRoberts on Friday on the lower field at the Rosengarten Athletic Complex. Cornerback Reggie Jennings was given the coverage challenge on the talented 6-foot-3 junior as teammates took sides, with those wearing red (offense) and white (defense) jerseys rooting for their players...
First Southeast Missouri State football practice ends with highlight (08/01/14)
A near-perfect morning with temperatures hovering in the high 70's ended with a perfect throw from quarterback Kyle Snyder to receiver Paul McRoberts on Friday.
First Southeast Missouri State football practice ends with highlight (08/01/14)
A near-perfect morning with temperatures hovering in the high 70's ended with a perfect throw from quarterback Kyle Snyder to receiver Paul McRoberts on Friday.
Southeast Missouri State football team predicted to finish 8th in OVC coaches poll (07/21/14)
First-year coach Tom Matukewicz said he welcomes the underdog role for the Redhawks
Southeast Missouri State football team predicted to finish 8th in OVC coaches poll (07/21/14)
First-year coach Tom Matukewicz said he welcomes the underdog role for the Redhawks
Caruthersville recruit Monroe not attending SEMO (07/18/14)
Caruthersville graduate Darrell Monroe, who signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Southeast Missouri State on February 5, never joined the Redhawks as planned. First-year Southeast football coach Tom Matukewicz said it's been "a process," but the freshman running back was academically an NCAA non-qualifier and will instead play football at the junior college level at Arizona Western College in Yuma, Arizona...
Prized football recruit Darrell Monroe will not attend Southeast Missouri State (07/17/14)
The Caruthersville running back did not qualify academically and is enrolled at Arizona Western College
Prized football recruit Darrell Monroe will not attend Southeast Missouri State (07/17/14)
The Caruthersville running back did not qualify academically and is enrolled at Arizona Western College
Southeast Missouri State football team begins summer workouts (06/04/14)
Even though the Southeast Missouri State football team's first game of the season isn't for nearly three months, and its first official practice isn't until early August, in Southeast first-year coach Tom Matukewicz's eyes the 2014 season began June 1 when players reported for summer workouts...
Southeast Missouri State football team begins summer workouts (06/04/14)
Even though the Southeast Missouri State football team's first game of the season isn't for nearly three months, and its first official practice isn't until early August, in Southeast first-year coach Tom Matukewicz's eyes the 2014 season began June 1 when players reported for summer workouts...
Southeast Missouri State adds another football signee (05/11/14)
The Southeast Missouri State football team signed defensive lineman Josiah Smith, it was announced Friday by the Southeast athletics department. Smith, a junior college transfer from Eastern Arizona College, recorded 35 tackles, 16 solo, and recovered two fumbles as a sophomore last year...
Southeast Missouri State adds another football signee (05/11/14)
The Southeast Missouri State football team signed defensive lineman Josiah Smith, it was announced Friday by the Southeast athletics department. Smith, a junior college transfer from Eastern Arizona College, recorded 35 tackles, 16 solo, and recovered two fumbles as a sophomore last year...
Southeast adds transfer quarterback to roster (05/01/14)
Southeast Missouri State football has added a quarterback to its roster. Former Central Michigan University quarterback Alex Niznak will transfer to Southeast, according to a news release issued by the school's athletic department Wednesday. Niznak will be eligible for the 2014 season and has two remaining years of eligibility, according to a spokesman from the department...
Southeast adds transfer quarterback to roster (05/01/14)
Southeast Missouri State football has added a quarterback to its roster. Former Central Michigan University quarterback Alex Niznak will transfer to Southeast, according to a news release issued by the school's athletic department Wednesday. Niznak will be eligible for the 2014 season and has two remaining years of eligibility, according to a spokesman from the department...
COLUMN: Kids get spotlight at camp before Southeast Missouri State spring game (04/27/14)
Southeast alumnus and NFL veteran Edgar Jones hosted the event at Houck Stadium on Saturday.
Snyder shines at Southeast Missouri State football spring game (04/26/14)
The quarterback passed for 108 yards and completed 7 of 10 passes.
COLUMN: Kids get spotlight camp before Southeast Missouri State spring game (04/27/14)
Southeast alumnus and NFL veteran Edgar Jones hosted the event at Houck Stadium on Saturday.
Snyder shines at Southeast Missouri State football spring game (04/26/14)
The quarterback passed for 108 yards and completed 7 of 10 passes.
Kids clinic, Hooper memorial to highlight Southeast Missouri State spring football game (04/24/14)
Former Redhawk and current Dallas Cowboy Edgar Jones will hold a free youth clinic before the game and money will be raised for the Dominic Hooper Scholarship fund.
Kids clinic, Hooper memorial to highlight Southeast Missouri State spring football game (04/24/14)
Former Redhawk and current Dallas Cowboy Edgar Jones will hold a free youth clinic before the game and money will be raised for the Dominic Hooper Scholarship fund.
Offense dominates at Southeast Missouri State football scrimmage (04/13/14)
Spencer Davis caught three touchdowns to highlight day
Offense dominates at Southeast football scrimmage (04/12/14)
Spencer Davis caught three touchdowns to highlight day
Offense dominates at Southeast football scrimmage (04/12/14)
Spencer Davis catches three touchdowns to highlight day
Southeast's player-elected council a first for Redhawks' football team (04/03/14)
"The purpose is to give the team a voice and to identify the leaders and also empower the leaders," first-year Southeast coach Tom Matukewicz said.
Southeast's player-elected council a first for Redhawks' football team (04/03/14)
"The purpose is to give the team a voice and to identify the leaders and also empower the leaders," first-year Southeast coach Tom Matukewicz said.
Matukewicz conducts his first football practice at Southeast Missouri State (03/26/14)
Following the Southeast Missouri State football team's first spring practice on Tuesday, first-year coach Tom Matukewicz asked his players, who were huddled around him on the field at the Rosengarten Athletic Complex, "Was that a little fun?" The overwhelming consensus from the players was that it was. But by no means was it an easy first day for the Redhawks under the new regime...
Matukewicz conducts his first football practice at Southeast Missouri State (03/26/14)
Following the Southeast Missouri State football team's first spring practice on Tuesday, first-year coach Tom Matukewicz asked his players, who were huddled around him on the field at the Rosengarten Athletic Complex, "Was that a little fun?" The overwhelming consensus from the players was that it was. But by no means was it an easy first day for the Redhawks under the new regime...
Mississippi St. tops Southeast Missouri State baseball team with run in ninth (03/26/14)
The Southeast Missouri State baseball team took No. 16 Mississippi State down to the wire in a nonconference matchup Tuesday night. The Bulldogs (18-9) ultimately won on a one-out, walk-off single by Demarcus Henderson in the bottom of the ninth to top the Redhawks 3-2 at Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, Miss...
Mississippi St. tops Southeast Missouri State baseball team with run in ninth (03/26/14)
The Southeast Missouri State baseball team took No. 16 Mississippi State down to the wire in a nonconference matchup Tuesday night. The Bulldogs (18-9) ultimately won on a one-out, walk-off single by Demarcus Henderson in the bottom of the ninth to top the Redhawks 3-2 at Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, Miss...
SEMO football players get first look at new coaching regime (03/26/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Following the Southeast Missouri State football team's first spring practice on Tuesday, first-year coach Tom Matukewicz asked his players, who were huddled around him on the field at the Rosengarten Athletic Complex, "Was that a little fun?"...
Southeast Missouri State football coach Matukewicz to conduct his first practice (03/25/14)
It's expected that during spring football practices the players will be evaluated on their talent and offensive and defensive schemes will be implemented. Both will obviously be necessary for first-year Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz to achieve during spring practices, but he's also focused on one larger goal when the Redhawks hold their first spring practice today...
Southeast Missouri State football coach Matukewicz to conduct his first practice (03/25/14)
It's expected that during spring football practices the players will be evaluated on their talent and offensive and defensive schemes will be implemented. Both will obviously be necessary for first-year Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz to achieve during spring practices, but he's also focused on one larger goal when the Redhawks hold their first spring practice today...
Southeast Missouri State football roster reloaded with regional talent (02/06/14)
The Redhawks revealed their 22-member recruiting class on Wednesday.
Southeast Missouri State football roster reloaded with regional talent (02/06/14)
The Redhawks revealed their 22-member recruiting class on Wednesday.
Coaches short on time, scholarships for Southeast Missouri State signing class (02/05/14)
The first-year coaching staff had just 11 scholarships to hand out and seven weeks to find recruits.
Caruthersville's Monroe plans to sign with Southeast Missouri State football team (02/05/14)
The Caruthersville running back 1,430 yards on 130 carries during his senior season with the Tigers.
Southeast Missouri State University head coach Matukewicz cashes in on area talent (02/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Though they reign as the biggest college in the area, the Southeast Missouri State University football program was known for not having much of a southeast Missouri presence. First-year head coach Tom Matukewicz changed that perception in one day...
Coaches short on time, scholarships for Southeast Missouri State signing class (02/05/14)
The first-year coaching staff had just 11 scholarships to hand out and seven weeks to find recruits.
Caruthersville's Monroe plans to sign with Southeast Missouri State football team (02/05/14)
The Caruthersville running back 1,430 yards on 130 carries during his senior season with the Tigers.
Matukewicz's first Southeast Missouri State football recruiting class will include Kickapoo quarterback (02/04/14)
Several players will make their verbal commitment to Southeast Missouri State official Wednesday on National Signing Day.
Southeast Missouri State's Black is named to freshman All-American football team (01/31/14)
Southeast Missouri State defensive tackle Austin Black was named to the first team Phil Steele FCS Freshman All-American Team on Thursday. He was one of five Ohio Valley Conference players named and was joined on the first team by Eastern Illinois offensive lineman Jimmy Lowery...
Southeast Missouri State's Black is named to freshman All-American football team (01/31/14)
Southeast Missouri State defensive tackle Austin Black was named to the first team Phil Steele FCS Freshman All-American Team on Thursday. He was one of five Ohio Valley Conference players named and was joined on the first team by Eastern Illinois offensive lineman Jimmy Lowery...
Southeast Missouri State releases its 2014 football schedule (01/29/14)
By ERIN UNERSTALL ~ Southeast Missourian The Southeast Misosuri State football team will open its first season under coach Tom Matukewicz on Aug. 28 at Houck Stadium against Missouri Baptist, an NAIA member. That date became official Tuesday when Southeast released its schedule for the 2014 season...
Southeast Missouri State releases its 2014 football schedule (01/29/14)
The Southeast Misosuri State football team will open its first season under coach Tom Matukewicz on Aug. 28 at Houck Stadium against Missouri Baptist, an NAIA member. That date became official Tuesday when Southeast released its schedule for the 2014 season...
Connolly, Amano enter Southeast Missouri State Athletics Hall of Fame (01/26/14)
The two NFL players attended Friday's induction ceremony
Connolly, Amano enter Southeast Missouri State Athletics Hall of Fame (01/26/14)
The two NFL players attended Friday's induction ceremony
Matukewicz hires offensive coordinator for Southeast Missouri State football team (01/07/14)
New Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz laid a key brick in the rebuilding process of the Redhawks on Monday by announcing the hiring of Sherard Poteete as offensive coordinator. Poteete had been the head coach and offensive coordinator for one season at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College, a school in the Southwest Junior College Football Conference. He had formerly played quarterback for the Golden Norsemen before transferring to play at SIU Carbondale...
Matukewicz hires offensive coordinator for Southeast Missouri State football team (01/07/14)
New Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz laid a key brick in the rebuilding process of the Redhawks on Monday by announcing the hiring of Sherard Poteete as offensive coordinator. Poteete had been the head coach and offensive coordinator for one season at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College, a school in the Southwest Junior College Football Conference. He had formerly played quarterback for the Golden Norsemen before transferring to play at SIU Carbondale...
Matukewicz hires defensive coordinator for Southeast Missouri State football team (01/03/14)
Matukewicz hired an assistant from his time at Toledo
Matukewicz hires defensive coordinator for Southeast Missouri State football team (01/03/14)
Matukewicz hired an assistant from his time at Toledo
Tom Matukewicz introduced as Southeast's football coach (12/19/13)
After he was introduced as Southeast Missouri State's new football coach at a news conference Wednesday, Tom Matukewicz shook athletic director Mark Alnutt's hand and pulled a red hat with a Redhawks logo onto his head as the audience, filled with many Southeast employees, community members and the Board of Regents, stood and applauded...
Tom Matukewicz introduced as Southeast's football coach (12/18/13)
"For me, to put it in an athlete perspective, this is like getting drafted," Matukewicz said after being introduced at a press conference in Academic Hall. "Since I was 12 years old I dreamed about the day that I could meet my own team, which I did 30 minutes ago."
Toledo defensive coordinator expected to be named Southeast's football coach Wednesday (12/17/13)
The university issued a press release Tuesday afternoon saying it will hold a press conference at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday "regarding the future" of the program.
Alnutt: Football coach application process closes at noon (12/06/13)
The search for Southeast Missouri State's next football coach will take a step forward today when the deadline for applications passes at noon. "A decision will be made of who are possibly three or four possible finalists," Southeast athletic director Mark Alnutt said Thursday. ...
Alnutt: Football coach application process closes at noon (12/06/13)
The search for Southeast Missouri State's next football coach will take a step forward today when the deadline for applications passes at noon. "A decision will be made of who are possibly three or four possible finalists," Southeast athletic director Mark Alnutt said Thursday. ...
Press release more surprising than Samuel's release (11/27/13)
Southeast Missouri State athletic director Mark Alnutt issued a press release Tuesday afternoon that said he "plans to replace" football coach Tony Samuel, who just led the Redhawks to another abysmal 3-9 season. As far as shocking moves go, this was the polar opposite. Samuel was 31-60 in eight seasons, he never settled on a quarterback this year, couldn't find a kicker reliable enough to kick extra points and inspired little hope for the future...
Press release more surprising than Samuel's release (11/27/13)
Southeast Missouri State athletic director Mark Alnutt issued a press release Tuesday afternoon that said he "plans to replace" football coach Tony Samuel, who just led the Redhawks to another abysmal 3-9 season. As far as shocking moves go, this was the polar opposite. Samuel was 31-60 in eight seasons, he never settled on a quarterback this year, couldn't find a kicker reliable enough to kick extra points and inspired little hope for the future...
Tony Samuel fired as Southeast football coach (11/27/13)
Tony Samuel has been fired as the Southeast Missouri State football coach. The university's athletic department made the announcement in a news release Tuesday afternoon.
Tony Samuel fired as Southeast football coach (11/26/13)
Tony Samuel has been fired as the Southeast Missouri State football coach. The university's athletic department made the announcement in a news release Tuesday afternoon.
Redhawks fourth-quarter rally falls short in finale (11/24/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team's fourth-quarter comeback attempt fell short in the Redhawks final game of the season on Saturday. The Redhawks lost to Jacksonville State 42-32 on the road to end the season 3-9 overall and 2-6 in Ohio Valley Conference play...
Redhawks fourth-quarter rally falls short in finale (11/24/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team's fourth-quarter comeback attempt fell short in the Redhawks final game of the season on Saturday. The Redhawks lost to Jacksonville State 42-32 on the road to end the season 3-9 overall and 2-6 in Ohio Valley Conference play...
Redhawks hold off Austin Peay (11/17/13)
Southeast improved to 3-8 with a 36-34 victory
Redhawks hold off Austin Peay (11/17/13)
Southeast improved to 3-8 with a 36-34 victory
Southeast Missouri State football team will attempt to keep Governors winless on season (11/15/13)
Kirby Cannon expected rough sledding in his first year after taking over a struggling Austin Peay football program. In that regard Cannon has not been surprised by much he has encountered. Austin Peay (0-10, 0-6 Ohio Valley Conference) is still looking for its first win entering Saturday's 1 p.m. contest against visiting Southeast Missouri State (2-8, 1-5) in Clarksville, Tenn...
Southeast Missouri State football team will attempt to keep Governors winless on season (11/15/13)
Kirby Cannon expected rough sledding in his first year after taking over a struggling Austin Peay football program. In that regard Cannon has not been surprised by much he has encountered. Austin Peay (0-10, 0-6 Ohio Valley Conference) is still looking for its first win entering Saturday's 1 p.m. contest against visiting Southeast Missouri State (2-8, 1-5) in Clarksville, Tenn...
Southeast football season hits new low on senior day (11/10/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team has had some clunker games so far this year. What took place Saturday afternoon at Houck Stadium -- on senior day no less -- might just top the list. Tennessee Tech came to Cape Girardeau without an Ohio Valley Conference win this season, with the Eagles' closest margin of defeat in their six OVC losses being 11 points...
Jackson collects 100 yards in back-to-back contests (11/10/13)
The sophomore gained 104 yards in Southeast's 41-16 loss
Southeast football season hits new low on senior day (11/10/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team has had some clunker games so far this year. What took place Saturday afternoon at Houck Stadium -- on senior day no less -- might just top the list. Tennessee Tech came to Cape Girardeau without an Ohio Valley Conference win this season, with the Eagles' closest margin of defeat in their six OVC losses being 11 points...
Jackson collects 100 yards in back-to-back contests (11/10/13)
The sophomore gained 104 yards in Southeast's 41-16 loss
Southeast Missouri State seniors to play their final football game at Houck Stadium (11/08/13)
Southeast looks to build winning streak against Eagles
Southeast Missouri State seniors to play their final football game at Houck Stadium (11/08/13)
Southeast looks to build winning streak against Eagles
Redhawks' QB job remains unclear (11/05/13)
By MARTY MISHOW Southeast Missourian Junior Kyle Snyder and sophomore Scott Lathrop has each had plenty of opportunities to get a grip on Southeast Missouri State's starting quarterback position this year. While both have had their moments, neither has exactly taken the job and run with it...
Redhawks' QB job remains unclear (11/05/13)
Junior Kyle Snyder and sophomore Scott Lathrop has each had plenty of opportunities to get a grip on Southeast Missouri State's starting quarterback position this year. While both have had their moments, neither has exactly taken the job and run with it...
Southeast Missouri State football team defeats Urbana with late heroics (11/03/13)
Southeast scored a last-minute TD, then blocked a field goal to beat the visiting Division II school 37-35
Southeast Missouri State football team defeats Urbana with late heroics (11/03/13)
Southeast scored a last-minute TD, then blocked a field goal to beat the visiting Division II school 37-35
Southeast Missouri State football team seeks win in own money game (11/01/13)
The Southeast football team is paying Division II Urbana about $35,000 for Saturday's contest
Southeast Missouri State football team seeks win in own money game (11/01/13)
The Southeast football team is paying Division II Urbana about $35,000 for Saturday's contest
Field position hurt Southeast Missouri State football team in loss to EKU (10/29/13)

Southeast only lost the yardage battle by 13 yards in Saturday's 31-7 loss By MARTY MISHOW Southeast Missourian The Southeast Missouri State football team allowed a season-low yardage total while compiling its second-most yards during Saturday's homecoming game...

Field position hurt Southeast Missouri State football team in loss to EKU (10/29/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team allowed a season-low yardage total while compiling its second-most yards during Saturday's homecoming game...
Davis sets career return mark in loss (10/27/13)
Spencer Davis came to the Southeast Missouri State football program with a reputation as one of the state's top high school return specialists. That has carried over to the college ranks, culminating Saturday with the Redhawks' junior wide receiver breaking a notable record...
Davis sets career return mark in loss (10/27/13)
Spencer Davis came to the Southeast Missouri State football program with a reputation as one of the state's top high school return specialists. That has carried over to the college ranks, culminating Saturday with the Redhawks' junior wide receiver breaking a notable record...
Redhawks routed at homecoming (10/27/13)
Southeast trailed EKU 24-0 at halftime before eventually losing 31-7
Redhawks routed at homecoming (10/27/13)
Southeast trailed EKU 24-0 at halftime before eventually losing 31-7
Southeast Missouri State football team looks for rare win vs. EKU (10/25/13)
The Eastern Kentucky football team has virtually owned Southeast Missouri State over the years, leading the all-time series 20-3 and winning eight of the past nine meetings. EKU routed the host Redhawks 31-7 last year and is 10-1 against Southeast in Cape Girardeau...
Southeast Missouri State football team looks for rare win vs. EKU (10/25/13)
The Eastern Kentucky football team has virtually owned Southeast Missouri State over the years, leading the all-time series 20-3 and winning eight of the past nine meetings. EKU routed the host Redhawks 31-7 last year and is 10-1 against Southeast in Cape Girardeau...
Schedule begins to ease down the stretch for 1-6 Redhawks (10/22/13)
By MARTY MISHOW ~ Southeast Missourian The young and inexperienced Southeast Missouri State football team is making no excuses for its 1-6 overall record and 1-3 Ohio Valley Conference mark. Southeast has really only been close to winning one game -- and that's the contest it did win, 37-34 in triple overtime over Murray State. The six losses have all been by at least 10 points...
Schedule begins to ease down the stretch for 1-6 Redhawks (10/22/13)
The young and inexperienced Southeast Missouri State football team is making no excuses for its 1-6 overall record and 1-3 Ohio Valley Conference mark. Southeast has really only been close to winning one game -- and that's the contest it did win, 37-34 in triple overtime over Murray State. The six losses have all been by at least 10 points...
Southeast Missouri State's Davis named OVC co-specialist in football (10/21/13)
Southeast Missouri state junior Spencer Davis was named the Ohio Valley Conference co-specialist of the week Sunday. Davis had 167 all-purpose yards, including 126 on kick returns, during Saturday's 55-33 loss at third-ranked Eastern Illinois. Davis scored on a kickoff return for the first time in his college career when he raced 93 yards with 1 minute, 26 seconds left to play in the game. It was the third-longest kickoff return in Southeast history...
Southeast Missouri State's Davis named OVC co-specialist in football (10/21/13)
Southeast Missouri state junior Spencer Davis was named the Ohio Valley Conference co-specialist of the week Sunday. Davis had 167 all-purpose yards, including 126 on kick returns, during Saturday's 55-33 loss at third-ranked Eastern Illinois. Davis scored on a kickoff return for the first time in his college career when he raced 93 yards with 1 minute, 26 seconds left to play in the game. It was the third-longest kickoff return in Southeast history...
Southeast Missouri State football team had big moments in loss to EIU (10/20/13)
CHARLESTON, Ill. -- The Southeast Missouri State football team had numerous bright spots during the 55-33 setback at Eastern Illinois, the nation's third-ranked FCS squad Saturday. Two of the biggest highlights for the Redhawks were the first career 100-yard rushing performance by sophomore tailback DeMichael Jackson and their first blocked punt returned for a touchdown since the 2009 season opener against Quincy...
Panthers pounce on Redhawks from start (10/20/13)
Eastern Illinois built a 28-point lead in the second quarter and beat Southeast 55-33 By Marty Mishow Southeast Missourian CHARLESTON, Ill. -- It didn't take long for the high-powered Eastern Illinois football team to explode against visiting Southeast Missouri State on Saturday afternoon...
Southeast Missouri State football team had big moments in loss to EIU (10/20/13)
CHARLESTON, Ill. -- The Southeast Missouri State football team had numerous bright spots during the 55-33 setback at Eastern Illinois, the nation's third-ranked FCS squad Saturday. Two of the biggest highlights for the Redhawks were the first career 100-yard rushing performance by sophomore tailback DeMichael Jackson and their first blocked punt returned for a touchdown since the 2009 season opener against Quincy...
Southeast Missouri State football team faces nation's top offense (10/18/13)
Eastern Illinois leads the country in yardage per game and averages 46.8 points
Southeast Missouri State football team faces nation's top offense (10/18/13)
Eastern Illinois leads the country in yardage per game and averages 46.8 points
Third-down success was key to Redhawks' win (10/15/13)
Southeast reversed its season trend against Murray St.
Third-down success was key to Redhawks' win (10/15/13)
Southeast reversed its season trend against Murray St.
OVC honors Redhawks' Lathrop, Knight (10/14/13)
Southeast Missouri State's first football win of the season, Saturday's 37-34 triple overtime home victory over Murray State, netted the Redhawks Ohio Valley Conference recognition. Sophomore quarterback Scott Lathrop was named OVC offensive player of the week on Sunday, while true freshman Alex Knight earned specialist of the week honors...
OVC honors Redhawks' Lathrop, Knight (10/14/13)
Southeast Missouri State's first football win of the season, Saturday's 37-34 triple overtime home victory over Murray State, netted the Redhawks Ohio Valley Conference recognition. Sophomore quarterback Scott Lathrop was named OVC offensive player of the week on Sunday, while true freshman Alex Knight earned specialist of the week honors...
Lathrop makes most of his return to starting role (10/13/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel said sophomore Scott Lathrop got his second start of the season at quarterback Saturday simply because it was his turn. The move paid major dividends for the Redhawks as Lathrop, the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference freshman of the year, had a strong performance in helping jump-start Southeast's struggling offense...
Freshman kicker's first collegiate field goal is game winner (10/13/13)
Southeast Missouri State true freshman Alex Knight said he kicked some game-winning field goals during his high school football career, including one in overtime. But nothing compared to the feeling he got Saturday when his 30-yarder in the third overtime ended the Redhawks' contest against visiting Murray State...
Southeast wins in triple overtime (10/13/13)
Southeast Missouri State almost certainly won't win the Ohio Valley Conference title this year. But the Redhawks celebrated like champions Saturday afternoon in front of an announced Houck Stadium crowd of 4,125. And who could blame them? In a game that featured about as many ups and downs -- and momentum swings -- as anybody could imagine, the football gods finally smiled on the Redhawks for a change...
Freshman kicker's first collegiate field goal is game winner (10/13/13)
Southeast Missouri State true freshman Alex Knight said he kicked some game-winning field goals during his high school football career, including one in overtime. But nothing compared to the feeling he got Saturday when his 30-yarder in the third overtime ended the Redhawks' contest against visiting Murray State...
Southeast wins in triple overtime (10/13/13)
Southeast Missouri State almost certainly won't win the Ohio Valley Conference title this year. But the Redhawks celebrated like champions Saturday afternoon in front of an announced Houck Stadium crowd of 4,125. And who could blame them? In a game that featured about as many ups and downs -- and momentum swings -- as anybody could imagine, the football gods finally smiled on the Redhawks for a change...
Lathrop makes most of his return to starting role (10/13/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel said sophomore Scott Lathrop got his second start of the season at quarterback Saturday simply because it was his turn. The move paid major dividends for the Redhawks as Lathrop, the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference freshman of the year, had a strong performance in helping jump-start Southeast's struggling offense...
Southeast football team upsets Murray State for first win (10/12/13)
Southeast, playing just its second home game, pulled out an improbable 37-34, triple overtime victory over Murray State to hand the Racers their first OVC loss.
Southeast Missouri State football faces fast-starting Racers (10/11/13)
If Southeast Missouri State and Murray State put on anything close to last year's show, then fans are in for a treat at Houck Stadium on Saturday. The Redhawks rallied from a 35-21 fourth-quarter deficit before the host Racers scored on a long kickoff return with under three minutes left to break a 35-35 tie. They held on for a 42-35 season-ending win...
Southeast Missouri State football faces fast-starting Racers (10/11/13)
If Southeast Missouri State and Murray State put on anything close to last year's show, then fans are in for a treat at Houck Stadium on Saturday. The Redhawks rallied from a 35-21 fourth-quarter deficit before the host Racers scored on a long kickoff return with under three minutes left to break a 35-35 tie. They held on for a 42-35 season-ending win...
Washington gives spark to faltering Redhawks (10/08/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team hasn't had many offensive highlights so far this year, but what will probably rank at or near the top of the list for the entire season took place Saturday night during a 40-16 loss at Tennessee State. Sophomore tailback Lewis Washington, a burly 245-pounder with surprising speed, broke off a 99-yard touchdown run with 4 minutes, 31 seconds remaining in the game...
Washington gives spark to faltering Redhawks (10/08/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team hasn't had many offensive highlights so far this year, but what will probably rank at or near the top of the list for the entire season took place Saturday night during a 40-16 loss at Tennessee State. Sophomore tailback Lewis Washington, a burly 245-pounder with surprising speed, broke off a 99-yard touchdown run with 4 minutes, 31 seconds remaining in the game...
Central grad scores defensive TD for Redhawks (10/06/13)
By MARTY MISHOW ~ Southeast Missourian NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Senior cornerback Cantrell Andrews has established himself as a nice defensive playmaker for the Southeast Missouri State football team. Saturday night the Central High School graduate got to enjoy one of the biggest plays a defensive performer can make...
Southeast Missouri State football team falls to 0-5 at TSU (10/06/13)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Southeast Missouri State football team grabbed its first lead of the season by scoring for the first time on its opening offensive possession. Southeast later got a defensive touchdown by Central High School graduate Cantrell Andrews to take its second lead of the year, still in the opening half...
Central grad scores defensive TD for Redhawks (10/06/13)
By MARTY MISHOW ~ Southeast Missourian NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Senior cornerback Cantrell Andrews has established himself as a nice defensive playmaker for the Southeast Missouri State football team. Saturday night the Central High School graduate got to enjoy one of the biggest plays a defensive performer can make...
Southeast Missouri State football team falls to 0-5 at TSU (10/06/13)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Southeast Missouri State football team grabbed its first lead of the season by scoring for the first time on its opening offensive possession. Southeast later got a defensive touchdown by Central High School graduate Cantrell Andrews to take its second lead of the year, still in the opening half...
Southeast Missouri State football team seeks first win at Tennessee State (10/04/13)
Southeast will try to break the Tigers' four-game winning streak Saturday
Southeast Missouri State football team seeks first win at Tennessee State (10/04/13)
Southeast will try to break the Tigers' four-game winning streak Saturday
Redhawks football team hopes slow starts are a thing of the past (10/01/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team has struggled in quite a few areas so far this year, not the least of which revolves around slow starts. Southeast has trailed by at least nine points in the first half of every game and has faced double-figure halftime deficits in three contests...
Redhawks football team hopes slow starts are a thing of the past (10/01/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team has struggled in quite a few areas so far this year, not the least of which revolves around slow starts. Southeast has trailed by at least nine points in the first half of every game and has faced double-figure halftime deficits in three contests...
Young offensive line holds up well (09/29/13)
The college football season is only a few weeks old and Southeast Missouri State is already playing with a makeshift offensive line. Considering that the reason is injuries, that's not a good thing. Only two of the five linemen who opened the season as starters were in the lineup Saturday night as the winless Redhawks lost to Tennessee-Martin 17-7 in their homer opener that also served as the Ohio Valley Conference opener for both teams...
Young offensive line holds up well (09/29/13)
The college football season is only a few weeks old and Southeast Missouri State is already playing with a makeshift offensive line. Considering that the reason is injuries, that's not a good thing. Only two of the five linemen who opened the season as starters were in the lineup Saturday night as the winless Redhawks lost to Tennessee-Martin 17-7 in their homer opener that also served as the Ohio Valley Conference opener for both teams...
Game Redhawks fall to UT-Martin 17-7 (09/29/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Dylan Favre passed for one touchdown and Najee Ray rushed for another as Tennessee-Martin scored all its points in the first half in taking a 17-7 victory over Southeast Missouri in an Ohio Valley Conference opener Saturday night.
Southeast Missouri State fooball team looks for first victory vs. UT-Martin (09/27/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel has seen glimpses of what his young and inexperienced squad is capable of during the Redhawks' 0-3 start against high-level opposition. "We've played well in some situations. We've not put together a whole game yet," Samuel said...
Southeast Missouri State fooball team looks for first victory vs. UT-Martin (09/27/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel has seen glimpses of what his young and inexperienced squad is capable of during the Redhawks' 0-3 start against high-level opposition. "We've played well in some situations. We've not put together a whole game yet," Samuel said...
Redhawks find usual run route congested (09/24/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team has led the Ohio Valley Conference in rushing each of the last three seasons while ranking among the nation's top 10 on the FCS level all three years. Last season's Redhawks were eighth nationally in rushing with an average of 262.4 yards per game...
Redhawks find usual run route congested (09/24/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team has led the Ohio Valley Conference in rushing each of the last three seasons while ranking among the nation's top 10 on the FCS level all three years. Last season's Redhawks were eighth nationally in rushing with an average of 262.4 yards per game...
Southeast bows to SIU in first football game at Busch Stadium (09/22/13)
ST. LOUIS -- The Southeast Missouri State football team was positioned exactly where it wanted to be Saturday afternoon, having a chance to upset longtime rival SIU in the College Classic. Southeast and SIU were tied 19-19 midway through the third quarter during the first football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium III in St. Louis...
Southeast bows to SIU in first football game at Busch Stadium (09/22/13)
ST. LOUIS -- The Southeast Missouri State football team was positioned exactly where it wanted to be Saturday afternoon, having a chance to upset longtime rival SIU in the College Classic. Southeast and SIU were tied 19-19 midway through the third quarter during the first football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium III in St. Louis...
Southeast AD Alnutt declares first game at Busch a success (09/22/13)
ST. LOUIS -- Southeast Missouri State director of athletics Mark Alnutt surveyed the groups of tailgaters converging under bright sunshine near Busch Stadium. Alnutt, mingling with Southeast supporters before Saturday's College Classic -- the first-ever football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium III in St. Louis -- declared the event a success even though it was still a good 90 minutes away from kickoff between Southeast and SIU...
Redhawks' Snyder goes the distance at QB (09/22/13)
ST. LOUIS -- Southeast Missouri State has not been a prolific passing team in recent years but Saturday the Redhawks did most of their offensive damage through the air during their 36-19 loss to SIU at Busch Stadium. Junior quarterback Kyle Snyder, after starting Southeast's season opener at Southeastern Louisiana, did not play during the Redhawks' second game at Mississippi on Sept. 7 due to a shoulder injury...
Southeast AD Alnutt declares first game at Busch a success (09/22/13)
ST. LOUIS -- Southeast Missouri State director of athletics Mark Alnutt surveyed the groups of tailgaters converging under bright sunshine near Busch Stadium. Alnutt, mingling with Southeast supporters before Saturday's College Classic -- the first-ever football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium III in St. Louis -- declared the event a success even though it was still a good 90 minutes away from kickoff between Southeast and SIU...
Redhawks' Snyder goes the distance at QB (09/22/13)
ST. LOUIS -- Southeast Missouri State has not been a prolific passing team in recent years but Saturday the Redhawks did most of their offensive damage through the air during their 36-19 loss to SIU at Busch Stadium. Junior quarterback Kyle Snyder, after starting Southeast's season opener at Southeastern Louisiana, did not play during the Redhawks' second game at Mississippi on Sept. 7 due to a shoulder injury...
Southeast, SIU football teams get ready to rumble at Busch Stadium (09/20/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team features 26 players from the greater metropolitan St. Louis area. They're all licking their chops for the rare opportunity to play a game in their home town. Southeast (0-2) and longtime rival SIU Carbondale (1-2) will square off at 1 p.m. Saturday in what has been billed the College Classic -- the first-ever football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium in St. Louis...
Southeast, SIU football teams get ready to rumble at Busch Stadium (09/20/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team features 26 players from the greater metropolitan St. Louis area. They're all licking their chops for the rare opportunity to play a game in their home town. Southeast (0-2) and longtime rival SIU Carbondale (1-2) will square off at 1 p.m. Saturday in what has been billed the College Classic -- the first-ever football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium in St. Louis...
Quarterbacks still a mystery for SIU-Southeast game (09/17/13)
By Marty Mishow Southeast Missourian An added wrinkle has been added to Southeast Missouri State's preparation for longtime rival SIU Carbondale in Saturday's first-ever football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium in St. Louis. SIU senior quarterback Kory Faulkner, a Ste. Genevieve High School graduate who was off to a strong start this season, suffered an injury to his non-throwing shoulder in the second quarter of Saturday's 31-10 win over Division II Charleston (W.Va.)...
Quarterbacks still a mystery for SIU-Southeast game (09/17/13)
An added wrinkle has been added to Southeast Missouri State's preparation for longtime rival SIU Carbondale in Saturday's first-ever football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium in St. Louis. SIU senior quarterback Kory Faulkner, a Ste. Genevieve High School graduate who was off to a strong start this season, suffered an injury to his non-throwing shoulder in the second quarter of Saturday's 31-10 win over Division II Charleston (W.Va.)...
Redhawks hit open week after 0-2 start (09/10/13)
The young and inexperienced Southeast Missouri State football team, after two tough road trips that resulted in decisive defeats, will have a chance to regroup this week. Southeast has an open date before resuming its rugged early-season schedule Sept. 21 in the highly anticipated matchup with longtime rival SIU that will mark the first football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium in St. Louis...
Redhawks hit open week after 0-2 start (09/10/13)
The young and inexperienced Southeast Missouri State football team, after two tough road trips that resulted in decisive defeats, will have a chance to regroup this week. Southeast has an open date before resuming its rugged early-season schedule Sept. 21 in the highly anticipated matchup with longtime rival SIU that will mark the first football game at the eight-year-old Busch Stadium in St. Louis...
Southeast Missouri State football team collects check, loss at Mississippi (09/08/13)
Southeast falls into deep early hole, suffers 31-13 loss to Mississippi
Samuel gives Lathrop starting nod at QB against Mississippi (09/08/13)
By Marty mishow ~ Southeast Missourian OXFORD, Miss. -- The Southeast Missouri State football team has only played two games this season, but the Redhawks have already used two different starting quarterbacks. Sophomore Scott Lathrop, last year's starter, got the nod Saturday night at Mississippi...
Southeast Missouri State football team collects check, loss at Mississippi (09/08/13)
Southeast falls into deep early hole, suffers 31-13 loss to Mississippi
Samuel gives Lathrop starting nod at QB against Mississippi (09/08/13)
By Marty mishow ~ Southeast Missourian OXFORD, Miss. -- The Southeast Missouri State football team has only played two games this season, but the Redhawks have already used two different starting quarterbacks. Sophomore Scott Lathrop, last year's starter, got the nod Saturday night at Mississippi...
Southeast Missouri State football team faces long odds at Ole Miss (09/06/13)
Southeast is a 49-point underdog against the FBS school from the SEC
Southeast Missouri State football team faces long odds at Ole Miss (09/06/13)
Southeast is a 49-point underdog against the FBS school from the SEC
Southeast Missouri State football team debuts with 45-7 loss in Louisiana (08/30/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team dug itself an early hole and wound up being buried. Southeastern Louisiana, taking advantage of poor Southeast special teams during the first half, scored a touchdown just 1 minute, 30 seconds into Thursday night's season opener...
Southeast Missouri State football team debuts with 45-7 loss in Louisiana (08/30/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team dug itself an early hole and wound up being buried. Southeastern Louisiana, taking advantage of poor Southeast special teams during the first half, scored a touchdown just 1 minute, 30 seconds into Thursday night's season opener...
Redhawks try two QBs vs. Lions (08/30/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel indicated before the season that there was a solid chance the Redhawks would use more than one quarterback at times this year. It didn't take long for that to come true as both junior Kyle Snyder and sophomore Scott Lathrop saw action during Thursday night's season-opening 45-7 loss at Southeastern Louisiana...
Redhawks try two QBs vs. Lions (08/30/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel indicated before the season that there was a solid chance the Redhawks would use more than one quarterback at times this year. It didn't take long for that to come true as both junior Kyle Snyder and sophomore Scott Lathrop saw action during Thursday night's season-opening 45-7 loss at Southeastern Louisiana...
Coach anxious to see how his Redhawks jell (08/29/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel said he's always extra curious and excited about the first game of any season. That might be even more the case this year because the Redhawks are so young and have so many first-time starters, along with other players who will be seeing the field for the first time...
Coach anxious to see how his Redhawks jell (08/29/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel said he's always extra curious and excited about the first game of any season. That might be even more the case this year because the Redhawks are so young and have so many first-time starters, along with other players who will be seeing the field for the first time...
Deadline for Southeast football fan bus to Mississippi game is Thursday (08/28/13)
A fan bus is in the works for Southeast Missouri State's Sept. 7 football game at Mississippi. The kickoff is at 6 p.m. The cost is $100 per person for Redhawks Club members and $110 for the general public. The cost includes transportation, ticket to the game and refreshments on the bus...
Deadline for Southeast football fan bus to Mississippi game is Thursday (08/28/13)
A fan bus is in the works for Southeast Missouri State's Sept. 7 football game at Mississippi. The kickoff is at 6 p.m. The cost is $100 per person for Redhawks Club members and $110 for the general public. The cost includes transportation, ticket to the game and refreshments on the bus...
Southeast Missouri State lineman Corey Porter departs from the family specialty (08/26/13)
The Porter name in Southeast Missouri is much more synonymous with basketball than football. The family's hoops legacy runs deep. But Corey Porter, while an accomplished high school basketball player in his own right, has carved out quite a niche for himself on the gridiron...
Southeast freshmen add depth to Redhawks football team (08/26/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel has said all along that he's been impressed by this year's freshman class. That fact is evidenced by the most recent depth chart released by Samuel. While no true freshmen are scheduled to start Thursday's season opener at Southeastern Louisiana, seven are listed as No. 2 at their positions for the 7 p.m. kickoff in Hammond, La...
Southeast Missouri State lineman Corey Porter departs from the family specialty (08/26/13)
The Porter name in Southeast Missouri is much more synonymous with basketball than football. The family's hoops legacy runs deep. But Corey Porter, while an accomplished high school basketball player in his own right, has carved out quite a niche for himself on the gridiron...
Southeast freshmen add depth to Redhawks football team (08/26/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel has said all along that he's been impressed by this year's freshman class. That fact is evidenced by the most recent depth chart released by Samuel. While no true freshmen are scheduled to start Thursday's season opener at Southeastern Louisiana, seven are listed as No. 2 at their positions for the 7 p.m. kickoff in Hammond, La...
Southeast Missouri State football team tries to shake back-to-back 3-8 seasons (08/25/13)
The odds appear to be stacked against a young, inexperienced Southeast Missouri State football team this season. Coach Tony Samuel doesn't see things that way. He doesn't see why the Redhawks can't be a surprise Ohio Valley Conference contender, like they were in 2010 when they captured the program's first OVC title and gained the program's first playoff berth on any level...
Redhawks have experience on offensive side (08/25/13)
Southeast Missouri State's offense is the team's most experienced unit, returning six starters from last year's squad that went 3-8 overall and a seventh-place 2-6 in the nine-team Ohio Valley Conference. The Redhawks' offense has primarily relied on a strong rushing attack in recent years, leading the OVC and ranking among the 10 FCS rushing teams each of the past three years...
Young Redhawks defense will be tested (08/25/13)
Southeast Missouri State's defense was especially hit hard by graduation as the unit returns just three starters from last year's squad that went 3-8 overall and a seventh-place 2-6 in the nine-team Ohio Valley Conference. The Redhawks' top four tacklers a year ago, and five of their top six, were seniors. Seniors also accounted for all eight of Southeast's league low total of quarterback sacks...
Southeast Missouri State football team tries to shake back-to-back 3-8 seasons (08/25/13)
The odds appear to be stacked against a young, inexperienced Southeast Missouri State football team this season. Coach Tony Samuel doesn't see things that way. He doesn't see why the Redhawks can't be a surprise Ohio Valley Conference contender, like they were in 2010 when they captured the program's first OVC title and gained the program's first playoff berth on any level...
Redhawks have experience on offensive side (08/25/13)
Southeast Missouri State's offense is the team's most experienced unit, returning six starters from last year's squad that went 3-8 overall and a seventh-place 2-6 in the nine-team Ohio Valley Conference. The Redhawks' offense has primarily relied on a strong rushing attack in recent years, leading the OVC and ranking among the 10 FCS rushing teams each of the past three years...
Young Redhawks defense will be tested (08/25/13)
Southeast Missouri State's defense was especially hit hard by graduation as the unit returns just three starters from last year's squad that went 3-8 overall and a seventh-place 2-6 in the nine-team Ohio Valley Conference. The Redhawks' top four tacklers a year ago, and five of their top six, were seniors. Seniors also accounted for all eight of Southeast's league low total of quarterback sacks...
Peiffer tries coaching while waiting for shot at NFL (08/23/13)
The former football standout remains at Southeast as a student coach
Peiffer tries coaching while waiting for shot at NFL (08/23/13)
The former football standout remains at Southeast as a student coach
Snyder wins Southeast QB battle (08/21/13)
It took a year longer than originally anticipated, but Kyle Snyder is finally Southeast Missouri State's starting quarterback. Southeast coach Tony Samuel made the announcement following Wednesday's practice at Houck Stadium. "Kyle is talented. He can run and throws the ball well," Samuel said. "We are excited for him to lead our offense."...
Local players hope to contribute to Southeast Missouri State football team (08/20/13)
Southeast has five players who played high school football at local schools
Local players hope to contribute to Southeast Missouri State football team (08/20/13)
Southeast has five players who played high school football at local schools
Scrimmage gives several answers (08/18/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team scheduled only one official public scrimmage during this year's fall camp, so the Redhawks wanted to make it count. They believe they accomplished that goal Saturday morning, with the offense and defense both coming away feeling fairly good about things...
Scrimmage gives several answers (08/18/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team scheduled only one official public scrimmage during this year's fall camp, so the Redhawks wanted to make it count. They believe they accomplished that goal Saturday morning, with the offense and defense both coming away feeling fairly good about things...
Siehndel out to lift 'Hawks 'D' up a notch (08/16/13)
Daniel Siehndel has turned into a pretty good linebacker for someone who did not even play the position in high school or his first year of college. Now the Southeast Missouri State junior hopes to again make his mark on an inexperienced Redhawks' front seven that counts only one player who received more than one collegiate start last year...
Southeast Missouri State punter Vucic may have added duties (08/13/13)
The squad's punter over the past three seasons may also take care of the kicking during his senior season
Southeast Missouri State punter Vucic may have added duties (08/13/13)
The squad's punter over the past three seasons may also take care of the kicking during his senior season
Three Southeast Missouri State QBs compete for starting job (08/12/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel said he's not sure who the Redhawks' starting quarterback will be. While some might regard that as a problem, Samuel sees it as a luxury. According to Samuel, the Redhawks have no less than three capable signal callers who he would feel comfortable putting on the field for the Aug. 29 season opener at Southeastern Louisiana...
Three Southeast Missouri State QBs compete for starting job (08/12/13)
By MARTY MISHOW Southeast Missourian Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel said he's not sure who the Redhawks' starting quarterback will be. While some might regard that as a problem, Samuel sees it as a luxury. According to Samuel, the Redhawks have no less than three capable signal callers who he would feel comfortable putting on the field for the Aug. 29 season opener at Southeastern Louisiana...
Davis, Kargbo earn respect of Southeast football coaches, teammates (08/11/13)
It wasn't an accident that senior safety Ben Kargbo and junior wide receiver/return man Spencer Davis were selected by Southeast Missouri State coach Tony Samuel as the Redhawks' player representatives during last month's Ohio Valley Conference media day...
Davis, Kargbo earn respect of Southeast football coaches, teammates (08/11/13)
It wasn't an accident that senior safety Ben Kargbo and junior wide receiver/return man Spencer Davis were selected by Southeast Missouri State coach Tony Samuel as the Redhawks' player representatives during last month's Ohio Valley Conference media day...
Former SEMO golfer to play in PGA Championship (08/08/13)
Former Southeast Missouri State golfer Caine Fitzgerald has qualified to participate in the PGA Championship beginning today at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y. Fitzgerald, 39, is an assistant pro at Murphy Creek Golf Course in Aurora, Colo. He qualified for the PGA Championship by finishing in the top 20 at the PGA Professional National Championship held earlier this summer in Sunriver, Ore...
SEMO football prepares for season opener (08/07/13)
"Being an underdog is always good," junior wide receiver/return man Spencer Davis said. "We're not worried about any preseason poll." Siehndel said a strong summer of voluntary workouts provided the Redhawks a nice boost entering fall camp and can serve as a springboard for the season...
Redhawks hold first official practice (08/06/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU - The Southeast Missouri football team held its first official practice Monday afternoon, capping a two-part series of workouts at Houck Stadium. Southeast started camp with a variety of fitness activities early in the morning before taking the field for a two-hour practice...
Fall practice arrives for Southeast Missouri State football team (08/06/13)
Southeast offically began preparations for its Aug. 29 opener
Fall practice arrives for Southeast Missouri State football team (08/06/13)
Southeast offically began preparations for its Aug. 29 opener
Southeast's prospects have Samuel optimistic (08/03/13)
Tony Samuel has been coaching football a long time but he said he never fails to get excited at this time of the year. "You always look forward to the start of fall camp," Samuel said. For Southeast Missouri State and Samuel, entering his eighth season in charge of the Redhawks, that time is upon them...
Southeast's prospects have Samuel optimistic (08/03/13)
Tony Samuel has been coaching football a long time but he said he never fails to get excited at this time of the year. "You always look forward to the start of fall camp," Samuel said. For Southeast Missouri State and Samuel, entering his eighth season in charge of the Redhawks, that time is upon them...
SEMO athletes recognized for academics (07/30/13)
Southeast Missouri State was once again well represented as the Ohio Valley Conference recently doled outs its annual honors for academic achievements during the 2012-13 school year. Southeast landed 116 student-athletes on the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll for achieving at least a 3.25 grade point average, including 19 who also received the OVC Medal of Honor for achieving a 4.0 GPA in a conference-sponsored sport...
SEMO athletes recognized for academics (07/30/13)
Southeast Missouri State was once again well represented as the Ohio Valley Conference recently doled outs its annual honors for academic achievements during the 2012-13 school year. Southeast landed 116 student-athletes on the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll for achieving at least a 3.25 grade point average, including 19 who also received the OVC Medal of Honor for achieving a 4.0 GPA in a conference-sponsored sport...
Southeast Missouri State football team is ranked eighth in OVC preseason poll (07/23/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel never has put much stock in preseason polls, making him similar to most others in the profession. So Samuel hardly batted an eye Monday when the Redhawks were tabbed to finish toward the bottom of the Ohio Valley Conference and had no preseason all-conference selections during the league's annual media day in Nashville, Tenn...
Southeast Missouri State football team is ranked eighth in OVC preseason poll (07/23/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel never has put much stock in preseason polls, making him similar to most others in the profession. So Samuel hardly batted an eye Monday when the Redhawks were tabbed to finish toward the bottom of the Ohio Valley Conference and had no preseason all-conference selections during the league's annual media day in Nashville, Tenn...
Saverino promoted to assistant athletic director (06/30/13)
Southeast Missouri State director of athletics Mark Alnutt has announced the promotion of Nate Saverino to the newly created position of assistant director of athletics for external affairs. Saverino, who earned both a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management (2008) and a Master of Arts in Higher Education (2010) at Southeast, has served as the Redhawks' coordinator of marketing and promotions since December, 2010...
Saverino promoted to assistant athletic director (06/30/13)
Southeast Missouri State director of athletics Mark Alnutt has announced the promotion of Nate Saverino to the newly created position of assistant director of athletics for external affairs. Saverino, who earned both a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management (2008) and a Master of Arts in Higher Education (2010) at Southeast, has served as the Redhawks' coordinator of marketing and promotions since December, 2010...
Evans named freshman All-American (06/06/13)
Southeast Missouri State baseball player Clayton Evans has earned a major honor following his impressive freshman season. Evans on Wednesday was named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American. The team, selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, features six Ohio Valley Conference players...
Evans named freshman All-American (06/06/13)
Southeast Missouri State baseball player Clayton Evans has earned a major honor following his impressive freshman season. Evans on Wednesday was named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American. The team, selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, features six Ohio Valley Conference players...
Former Redhawks long snapper Gabbard invited to Giants' mini-camp (05/01/13)
Former Southeast Missouri State long snapper Brandon Gabbard has been invited to a mini-camp tryout with the New York Giants set for May 10 through 12 at the Timex Performance Center in East Rutherford, N.J. Gabbard will attempt to show the Giants enough to be invited to their training camp this summer...
Local walk-on steals the show in spring game (04/28/13)
Garett Schaefer was a most unlikely hero during Southeast Missouri State's spring football game. Southeast coach Tony Samuel and Schaefer's teammates said it couldn't have happened to a better guy. Schaefer, a diminutive sophomore walk-on wide receiver from Scott City, Mo., caught a 5-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback Kyle Snyder with 10 seconds left Saturday afternoon, rallying the offense to a 16-13 win over the defense...
Local walk-on steals the show in spring game (04/28/13)
Garett Schaefer was a most unlikely hero during Southeast Missouri State's spring football game. Southeast coach Tony Samuel and Schaefer's teammates said it couldn't have happened to a better guy. Schaefer, a diminutive sophomore walk-on wide receiver from Scott City, Mo., caught a 5-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback Kyle Snyder with 10 seconds left Saturday afternoon, rallying the offense to a 16-13 win over the defense...
Southeast Missouri State football team will hold final spring scrimmage Saturday (04/26/13)
By MARTY MISHOW ~ Southeast Missourian Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel likes what the Redhawks have accomplished during spring practice. Samuel is looking for the Redhawks to finish strong in Saturday's noon intrasquad game at Houck Stadium that concludes spring drills. There is no admission charge...
Southeast Missouri State football team will hold final spring scrimmage Saturday (04/26/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel likes what the Redhawks have accomplished during spring practice. Samuel is looking for the Redhawks to finish strong in Saturday's noon intrasquad game at Houck Stadium that concludes spring drills. There is no admission charge...
McFerren among group competing for Southeast Missouri State football team's vacant RB spot (04/21/13)
Lennies McFerren had an impressive rookie season with the Southeast Missouri State football team in 2011, suggesting big things might be in store for the tailback. McFerren's college career hit a speed bump last year when he had to wait his turn behind two seniors. McFerren remained patient, figuring his time would come...
McFerren among group competing for Southeast Missouri State football team's vacant RB spot (04/21/13)
Lennies McFerren had an impressive rookie season with the Southeast Missouri State football team in 2011, suggesting big things might be in store for the tailback. McFerren's college career hit a speed bump last year when he had to wait his turn behind two seniors. McFerren remained patient, figuring his time would come...
Busch Stadium to host college football game (04/16/13)
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Busch Stadium in St. Louis will host its first-ever football game on Sept. 21, a matchup between Southeast Missouri State and Southern Illinois University. Details were announced Monday at the ballpark. The field will be mostly in the outfield, though a small part will be on the infield dirt...
Southeast Missouri State to play SIUC in first football game at Busch Stadium (04/16/13)
Southeast Missouri State has played Southern Illinois in football more than any other opponent, a total of 80 times in a rivalry that dates to 1909. This year, for the first time, the contest will be held in St. Louis in a matchup that will also mark the first football game at the seven-year-old Busch Stadium...
Southeast Missouri State to play SIUC in first football game at Busch Stadium (04/16/13)
Southeast Missouri State has played Southern Illinois in football more than any other opponent, a total of 80 times in a rivalry that dates to 1909. This year, for the first time, the contest will be held in St. Louis in a matchup that will also mark the first football game at the seven-year-old Busch Stadium...
Southeast to play at Busch stadium (04/14/13)
There had been speculation for some time that Southeast Missouri State's Sept. 21 football game against SIU Carbondale, scheduled to be played at Houck Stadium in Cape Girardeau, would instead be moved to Busch Stadium in St. Louis. That is now official after Friday's announcement that the St. Louis Cardinals will host a press conference at 11 a.m. Monday to release the details about the first NCAA football game to be played at the new Busch Stadium between the Redhawks and Salukis...
Young RBs shine in scrimmage (04/14/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel had few complaints after Saturday's spring scrimmage. Samuel expected plenty of rough moments at approximately the halfway point of spring drills, especially since Saturday marked the Redhawks' first scrimmage...
Young RBs shine in scrimmage (04/14/13)
Southeast Missouri State football coach Tony Samuel had few complaints after Saturday's spring scrimmage. Samuel expected plenty of rough moments at approximately the halfway point of spring drills, especially since Saturday marked the Redhawks' first scrimmage...
Southeast to play at Busch stadium (04/14/13)
There had been speculation for some time that Southeast Missouri State's Sept. 21 football game against SIU Carbondale, scheduled to be played at Houck Stadium in Cape Girardeau, would instead be moved to Busch Stadium in St. Louis. That is now official after Friday's announcement that the St. Louis Cardinals will host a press conference at 11 a.m. Monday to release the details about the first NCAA football game to be played at the new Busch Stadium between the Redhawks and Salukis...
Southeast-SIU football game to be played at Busch Stadium (04/12/13)
There had been speculation for some time that Southeast Missouri State's Sept. 21 football game against SIU Carbondale, scheduled to be played at Houck Stadium in Cape Girardeau, would instead be moved to Busch Stadium in St. Louis. That is now official after Friday's announcement that the St. Louis Cardinals will host a press conference at 11 a.m. Monday to release the details about the first NCAA football game to be played at the new Busch Stadium between the Redhawks and Salukis...
Southeast-SIU football game to be played at Busch Stadium (04/12/13)
There had been speculation for some time that Southeast Missouri State's Sept. 21 football game against SIU Carbondale, scheduled to be played at Houck Stadium in Cape Girardeau, would instead be moved to Busch Stadium in St. Louis. That is now official after Friday's announcement that the St. Louis Cardinals will host a press conference at 11 a.m. Monday to release the details about the first NCAA football game to be played at the new Busch Stadium between the Redhawks and Salukis...
Three experienced QBs have their eye on starting for the Redhawks (04/11/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team lost 23 seniors from last season, many of them among the squad's top players, meaning a host of starting positions figure to be up for grabs not only this spring but during fall practice. But as the Redhawks prepare for their first spring scrimmage, set for noon Saturday at Houck Stadium, no position battle is more intriguing than that of quarterback -- and it has nothing do with any of those 2012 seniors...
Three experienced QBs have their eye on starting for the Redhawks (04/11/13)
The Southeast Missouri State football team lost 23 seniors from last season, many of them among the squad's top players, meaning a host of starting positions figure to be up for grabs not only this spring but during fall practice. But as the Redhawks prepare for their first spring scrimmage, set for noon Saturday at Houck Stadium, no position battle is more intriguing than that of quarterback -- and it has nothing do with any of those 2012 seniors...
Southeast players plan to impress at pro day (04/01/13)
Virtually every college football program across the country -- big or small -- conducts pro day workouts where NFL coaches and scouts can get an up-close look at potential prospects, not just for this year but for the future. Southeast Missouri State will hold its annual pro day today. While the Redhawks don't have any likely draft picks, they do have at least a couple of players who could get a look from the NFL after completing their collegiate eligibility last season...