WSIL — One of SIU’s all-time winningest coaches will be headed to the Missouri Valley Conference Hall of Fame. The league announced its 2020 class of inductees, and it includes former SIU baseball coach "Itchy" Jones.
Jones is one of college baseball’s top 20 all-time winningest coaches.
In 21 years of coaching his alma mater, he led the Salukis to 738 wins, ten NCAA tournament appearances, and three trips to the College World Series.
The MVC Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be on March 6th in St. Louis.