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.

Southeast Athletics

The future is bright for Southeast Missouri State basketball on both the men’s and women’s side. This week, a pair of Redhawks brought home both adidas® OVC Freshman of the Week awards. Guard Tesia Thompson won the award for the women, while Ledarrius Brewer was a unanimous selection for the men.

It’s only the second time ever that Southeast has swept both the men’s and women’s OVC Freshman of the Week award in the same week – the last and only other time was 1992.

Southeast Athletics

He’s only a sophomore, but Redhawk Denzel Mahoney has reached a major milestone last week, when he joined the SEMO Basketball 1,000 Point Club. A native of Oviedo, Florida, Mahoney surpassed the thousand-point mark last Thursday in a victory at Morehead State. In less than two seasons, he already ranks 21st in career points scored in SEMO Basketball history.

Mahoney was recognized prior to tip-off in last night’s home game against Eastern Illinois, when he was presented a commemorative game ball in celebration of the 1,000 point milestone.

Southeast Athletics

The Redhawks Football team had a lot to celebrate on Wednesday, February 7, as it welcomed 22 new student-athletes to the SEMO Football family on National Signing Day. Seven of the signees are already on campus this semester and will participate in spring drills.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Athletics recognized its scholar-athletes on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at the Show Me Center during the basketball doubleheader vs. rival Murray State. 207 student-athletes – approximately 60 percent of all student-athletes – achieved a 3.0 or higher cumulative grade point average through the Fall 2017 semester.

Southeast Athletics

After making the Ohio Valley Conference Championship for the first time in a decade, the Southeast Missouri women’s tennis team is optimistic and eager for the arrival of the 2018 season.

Head coach Mary Beth Gunn enters her third season with the Redhawks after leading a huge turnaround in her second year. Southeast posted a 13-7 overall record in 2017 with a 5-4 mark in the OVC after going 1-19 and 0-10 in league play the previous season. The Redhawks advanced to the OVC Tournament for the first time in 10 seasons.