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Southern Illinois holds off Illinois State 19-14

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) Nic Baker, Romeir Elliott and Javon Williams Jr. each had a short-yardage touchdown run in the second quarter when Southern Illinois scored all its points and the the Salukis held on to beat Illinois State 19-14 on Saturday night.

Illinois State (2-2, 0-1 Missouri Valley Football Conference) scored the final touchdown of the night on Zack Annexstad's 2-yard toss to Daniel Sobkowicz with 9:55 remaining. On the Cardinals' final possession, Annexstad led a 15-play drive to the Southern Illinois 13 with 1:40 to play, but he was sacked by Richie Hagarty on fourth-and-8 to end it.

Baker scored on a 1-yard run to open the second quarter. About four minutes later, the Salukis went 78 yards in just three plays and scored on Williams' 2-yard burst. Elliott stretched the lead to 19-0 on his 2-yard TD run that capped an 85-yard drive.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: N. Baker1096
Passing TDs: N. Baker9
Rushing Yards: R. Elliott308
Rushing TDs: R. Elliott3
Receiving Yards: D. Cox273
Receiving TDs: J. Garrett4
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2022
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 at UIW L 29 - 64
9/10 vs. Southeast Missouri State L 31 - 34
9/17 at Northwestern W 31 - 24
9/24 vs. North Dakota W 34 - 17
10/1 at Illinois State W 19 - 14
10/8 at Missouri State 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
10/15 vs. Western Illinois 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
10/22 at South Dakota 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
10/29 vs. UNI 12:00 PT1:00 MT2:00 CT3:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
11/12 vs. North Dakota State 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST1:00 CST2:00 EST
11/19 at Youngstown State 9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET5:00 GMT1:00 北京时间10:00 MST11:00 CST12:00 EST
Missouri Valley
  Conference Overall
1 North Dakota State 2-0 4-1
2 South Dakota State 2-0 4-1
17 Southern Illinois 2-0 3-2
22 North Dakota 2-1 3-2
Northern Iowa 2-1 2-3
Illinois State 0-1 2-2
Youngstown State 0-1 2-2
Indiana State 0-1 1-3
South Dakota 0-1 1-3
20 Missouri State 0-2 2-3
Western Illinois 0-2 0-5
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 1850 (32)
Passing Yards: 1196 (31)
Rushing Yards: 654 (55)
Points per game: 28.8 (35)
Yards per game: 370.0 (49)
Touchdowns: 18 (22)
Field Goals: 7 (11)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 1914 (73)
Passing Yards: 1472 (110)
Rushing Yards: 442 (18)
Points per game: 30.6 (66)
Yards per game: 382.8 (55)
Touchdowns: 19 (77)
Field Goals: 4 (60)
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