Liberty, Southern Illinois set two-game series

Carbondale, IL (SportsNetwork.com) – Liberty will visit Southern Illinois for
an FCS intersectional matchup on Sept. 26, finalizing the 2015 schedule for
both teams on Monday.

The matchup will be the first between Liberty, a defending co-champion in the
Big South Conference, and Southern Illinois, from the Missouri Valley Football
Conference.

Both teams will play 11 games this season. Last year, Liberty was 9-5 with a
No. 17 final national ranking and SIU was 6-6.

The two-year agreement comes with a return game at Liberty in 2019.