Nate Saverino

Nate Saverino serves as the Assistant Director of Athletics for External Affairs.

Saverino, who earned both a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management (2008) and a Master of Arts in Higher Education (2010) from Southeast, is responsible for all athletic marketing, promotions and ticket sale strategies. He oversees the design and production of Southeast’s printed materials, such as posters, schedule cards and camp brochures. His other duties include securing corporate sponsorships, creating content for the Houck Stadium video scoreboard, producing public address scripts for home events, assisting the Redhawks Club in event planning and promoting, assisting with the Redhawks’ social media outreach efforts and overseeing the university’s athletic trademark licensing program. He also supervises Southeast’s sports marketing student internship program.

Prior to returning to his alma mater, Saverino worked as an Athletics Marketing Assistant at the University of Tulsa. Before that, he spent two years as Southeast’s Marketing Graduate Assistant.

During his undergrad at Southeast, Saverino also served a term as a communications intern for the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association. He also worked as a student assistant in Southeast’s sports information office.

Saverino resides in Cape Girardeau with his wife, Dana.

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Head football coach Tom Matukewicz said there was no doubt quarterback Daniel Santacaterina was going to bounce back last week after a rough game at EKU three weeks ago. And bounce-back he did.

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Southeast Missouri will host the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Championship meet for the first time since 2008, on Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Osage Centre in Cape Girardeau. 

The course will open at 8 a.m. for spectators with the women running a 5K at 9 a.m. followed by the men's 8K race at 10 a.m. The meet is free and open to the public.


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In an effort to help increase cancer awareness and prevention, the Southeast Missouri football team will again wear special Pink Up jerseys during the team's Pink Up game against Jacksonville State on Oct. 20.

This collaboration, led by fifth-year head coach Tom Matukewicz, is a way for SEMO football to celebrate survivors and honor those who have lost their battles with cancer.

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Southeast Missouri senior running back Marquis Terry was named the Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week and STATS FCS National Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Terry broke the SEMO and OVC single-game records in both rushing yards (311) and all-purpose yards (438) in the Redhawks 48-44 victory over rival Southern Illinois. He also scored four touchdowns. The 311 yards mark the most by a player at any level of NCAA football (FBS, FCS, II, III) this season.

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Sophomore outside hitter Laney Malloy was named the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week, the league announced Monday afternoon.

Malloy led the Southeast Missouri women's volleyball team offensively last week with 63 kills over four matches to produce a team high 68.5 points.

Head coach Julie Yankus said Malloy is playing some great defense and she is terminating efficiently in the front row.