Illinois State will be looking to break a four-game losing streak to the Salukis.
ISU will be looking for consecutive wins over ranked foes.
GoRedbirds.com features a positional breakdown of special teams during the 2010 Redbird football fall camp.
2011: Member of the practice squad.
2010: Saw action in nine games, primarily as the team's kickoff specialist ... kicked off 38 times for an average of 55.6 yards-per-kick ... posted three touchbacks ... averaged 66.8 yards per kickoff and tallied a pair of touchbacks against No. 23 Southern Illinois ... kicked off a career-high seven times for an average of 55.9 per kick in the Homecoming win over No. 14 North Dakota State ... also recorded two tackles on special teams.
Center Grove HS: Instrumental in the 2008 Indiana High School Class 5A Championship Game with a pair of successful onside kicks and a touchdown catch, as he and Center Grove scored three touchdowns in the final six minutes to defeat Carmel, 36-33, for the state title ... named all-conference and all-state as a senior ... converted 92-of-93 extra point tries his senior season and was 4-for-6 on field goals, with a long of 48 .... also hauled in 10 catches, including three for touchdowns ... averaged 37.6 yards per punt as a senior, with a long of 57 yards ... caught 13 passes and seven touchdowns as a junior.
Personal: Born October 5, 1990, in Indianapolis, Ind. ... son of Dean and Cathy Wood ... one of three children ... major: geology.