July 01, 2013

Plan now for Saluki Family Weekend, homecoming

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- You can mark your calendars now to reserve time for two special Southern Illinois University Carbondale traditions.

The dates for the 2013 Saluki Family Weekend and Homecoming festivities are set.

Saluki Family Weekend will be Sept. 27-29.  The Saluki football team will play the Youngstown State Penguins on Sept. 28. 

The annual Homecoming parade and game are set for Oct. 19.  The Salukis will face the North Dakota State Bison in gridiron action. 

The game times and full schedules for these popular annual celebrations will be forthcoming closer to the events.  Keep an eye on for all of the details about Homecoming 2013 and for more information about Family Weekend.