Date archive for December, 2015
By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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EKU Rolls Past Manhattan at Home, 76-64

RICHMOND, Ky. — Hot shooting and a stifling defensive effort helped the Eastern Kentucky men’s basketball team jump out to an 18-0 lead in the opening minutes on its way to a convincing 76-64 win over Manhattan More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Spence named AP First Team All-American

Eastern Kentucky junior defensive end Noah Spence is one of five OVC football players that have been named to the 2015 Associated Press Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) All-American Team. The selections More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
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Spence named to STATS All-American team

Eastern Kentucky junior defensive end Noah Spence was named to the First team of the STATS All0-American team. Spence was one of seven OVC football players have been named to the 2015 STATS Football Championship More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
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Mayo Voted OVC Freshman of the Week for Third Time

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball player Nick Mayo has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week for the third time this season, the league office announced More...

By admin On Friday, December 11th, 2015
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EKU’s Noah Spence To Enter NFL Draft

  RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University defensive end Noah Spence will forgo his final season of collegiate eligibility and enter the 2016 National Football League (NFL) draft. “After much thought More...

By admin On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Fifth-ranked UK spoils McHale’s return to Rupp Arena

Dan McHale’s return to Rupp Arena didn’t go as well as planned. The first-year Eastern Kentucky coach, a former student manager at Kentucky, watched as his Colonels couldn’t contain the fifth-ranked More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
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Spence to play in Senior Bowl

Colonel Defensive End Noah Spence has accepted an invitation to play in the 67th Reese’s Senior Bowl at the end of January in Mobile, Ala. Spence was one of 22 players who accepted their invitation this week, More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
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Mark Elder tabbed as new Colonel football coach

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University will introduce new head football coach Mark Elder at a press conference on Thursday. Elder has served as the tight ends coach and special teams coordinator at the University More...

By admin On Saturday, December 5th, 2015
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Reischel Leads EKU to Gritty Road Win at Savannah State

  SAVANNAH, Ga. – Senior Jarelle Reischel finished with 24 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists to lead the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team to a gritty 74-71 win at Savannah State More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
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Deighton To Play In FCS National Bowl This Weekend

  RICHMOND, Ky. – Kicker Ben Deighton has received an invitation to play in the 2nd Annual FCS National Bowl on Sunday in Miami, Florida. The FCS National Bowl consists of the top seniors from the Football More...