Date archive for August, 2010
By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Caldwell named to preseason All American list

Eastern Kentucky University defensive back Jeremy Caldwell was named to the College Sporting News Preseason All-America Team announced Tuesday. Caldwell, who was also named to the Buch Buchanan Award Watch List More...

By Darrell Jordan On Thursday, August 19th, 2010

Colonel cross country teams tabbed to win OVC

The Eastern Kentucky Men’s and Women’s cross country teams have been predicted to win the Ohio Valley Conference titles for the 2010 season. The men’s team captured its 18th title last season while the women’s More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Colonels gets votes in preseason poll

The Eastern Kentucky University Football Colonels received 81 votes in the latest Sports Network/ FCS Top 25 Pol. The Colonels landed in the 36th spot in the poll released today. Two teams from the OVC More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, August 16th, 2010

Knipp verbally commitments to EKU

The Eastern Kentucky men’s basketball team picked up its second verbal commitment in less than a week Sunday.Elliott County’s Timmy Knipp, considered one of the top power forward prospects in the state, verbally More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

Colonels get verbal commitment from Stenzel

Story and photo special to the Maroon Nation from the Winchester Sun. Robbie Stenzel had planned out waiting until after his senior campaign to make a decision regarding his future plans.The George Rogers Clark More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, August 9th, 2010

Former Colonel golfer tabbed for women’s golf program

RICHMOND, Ky. – Former Eastern Kentucky University men’s golfer Mike Whitson was selected as the new EKU women’s golf head coach, Director of Athletics Mark Sandy announced today. Whitson was a four-year More...

By Darrell Jordan On Friday, August 6th, 2010

New Faces in Basketball Coaching Staff

This off-season, The EKU Athletic Department officially announced who would be filling the coaching vacancy left by Ted Hotaling (Coach, Sullivan is actually taking the top assistant spot, but the whole is being More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Hood speaks to packed house at Kickoff Rally

Speaking to a packed house Monday night at Gillum’s Sports Lounge, Eastern Kentucky University head football coach Dean Hood unpacked his outlook for the 2010 Colonel Football season. Hood thinks the return More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

Football Practice schedule announced

Coach Hood has released the practice schedule for the first week of August and it will include three scrimmages. All practices are at Roy Kidd Stadium. All practices are open to the public. 2010 Preseason Football More...

By Darrell Jordan On Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Preseason Rallies Set to Kick Off 2010 EKU Football Season

RICHMOND, Ky. – Join third-year head coach Dean Hood for the 2010 EKU Football Rallies. In addition to Richmond on Aug. 3, the football rallies return to Louisville on Aug. 2, just weeks before the Colonels More...