ISU has now won three-straight against WIU, the first three-game win streak in the series history since 1946-48.
With three mid-year transfer signings, ISU has added 19 players to the 2013 roster.
2013: Saw action in 10 games, with 12 carries for 20 yards ... also caught nine passes for 58 yards, including a long of 13 yards.
Thornton HS: Rated as a two-star recruit by Rivals.com ... three-year starter for head coach Bill Mosel ... named an all-area and all-conference selection as a senior ... helped the team win a conference championship and advance to the second round of the IHSA state playoffs ... rushed for 1,169 yards on 146 attempts and scored nine touchdowns ... averaged 117 yards per game on the ground ... also named an all-area and all-conference performer as a junior ... also played baseball for four years at Thornton.
Personal: Born October 8, 1994, in Chicago, Ill. ... son of Latonya and Rodney Towns ... one of four children ... member of the honor roll ... undecided on plan of study.