Date archive for November, 2014
By Darrell Jordan On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Walden Scores 1,000th Point in win over Southern Utah

CEDAR CITY, Utah – Trailing by eight early in the second half, Eastern Kentucky scored 12 straight to key a 20-4 run to go on top by eight on its way to a 73-64 victory at Southern Utah on Wednesday. It was the More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
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Hunter named OVC Player of the Week

Lady Colonel sophomore Michaela Hunter was named OVC Player of the Week in women’s basketball today. Hunter averaged 20.5 points and 9.0 rebounds in the consolation bracket games of the Preseason WNIT. More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
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Mobley named OVC Offensive Player of the Year

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Ohio Valley Conference champion Jacksonville State took home three of the four major 2014 postseason OVC football awards while Eastern Kentucky won the other in voting conducted by league More...

By Darrell Jordan On Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
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Florida Downs EKU Football in Regular Season Finale, 52-3

  Photo by Johnna Speaks GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Host Florida tossed five touchdown passes on the way to a 52-3 victory over the Eastern Kentucky University football team Saturday afternoon. This was the first-ever More...

By Darrell Jordan On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014
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Women’s Basketball Clipped by Mercer, 69-64, in Final Game of Preseason WNIT

MACON, Ga. – Sophomore guard Michaela Hunter recorded a double-double with career highs in points (27) and rebounds (12) during the Eastern Kentucky University women’s basketball team’s 69-64 loss More...

By Darrell Jordan On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014
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Stutz Perfect Shooting Leads EKU Rout Of Clermont

RICHMOND, Ky. – Senior forward Eric Stutz did not miss a shot and Eastern Kentucky never trailed Saturday night, defeating the University of Cincinnati Clermont College 115-50 at McBrayer Arena. The Colonels More...

By Darrell Jordan On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014
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Hunter’s Late Free Throws Lift EKU Past Central Arkansas, 56-55

MACON, Ga. – Sophomore guard Michaela Hunter knocked down a pair of free throws with 10 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the Eastern Kentucky University women’s basketball team past Central Arkansas, More...

By Darrell Jordan On Thursday, November 20th, 2014
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Dean Hood Named a Finalist For The Eddie Robinson Award

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Eastern Kentucky University head football coach Dean Hood was selected as one of 20 finalists for the Eddie Robinson Award Thursday afternoon. The award, presented annually by The Sports Network, More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Women’s Basketball Signs Abby Wright for 2015-16

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University women’s basketball team signed one high school senior, Abby Wright, during the early signing period, head coach Chrissy Roberts announced on Tuesday. Wright More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, November 17th, 2014
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Mobley picks up named FCS Offensive Player of the Week by TSN

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Thanks to his record-setting performance in the 43-36 win over Murray State on Saturday, Eastern Kentucky University football player Dy’Shawn Mobley was named the national FCS Offensive More...