CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - The Southern Illinois Salukis are mourning the loss of one of their own.
Dijon Anderson, 18, was shot in Indianapolis on May 6. He died from his injuries on May 23.
In a statement, head coach Nick Hill said of Dijon, "He had an infectious personality and was the kind of person who made those around him better."
Anderson signed with SIU on Feb. 1. After the signing, he made a special post on his personal twitter page.
A 17-year-old classmate died the night of the shooting. Another classmate was hurt. No one has been arrested in connection to the shooting.
Anderson was set to move to Carbondale in a couple of weeks.