SEMO falls to Illinois State in football playoff game

SEMO falls to Illinois State in playoff game

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) -The Southeast Missouri State football team lost to Illinois State 24-6 Saturday in the first round of the FCS Playoffs at Houck Stadium.

The Redhawks trailed 21-3 at halftime and were never able to recover against the Redbirds in the 2nd half.

With the defeat, SEMO finished the season 9-4 and share the Ohio Valley Conference Title with Austin Peay.

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