Date archive for January, 2016
By admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Spence National Player Of The Year, All-American

RICHMOND, Ky. – Defensive end Noah Spence was chosen as the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) National Defensive Performer of the Year by College Football Performance Awards on Wednesday and earned his More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2016
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O’Bannon Garners OVC Newcomer for Fifth Time

BRENTWOOD, Tenn—After helping the Colonels to two wins over Ohio Valley Conference foes last week junior Jalen O’Bannon was named OVC Newcomer of the Week, the league announced today. This week’s More...

By admin On Monday, January 11th, 2016
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Mayo picks up fifth OVC Freshman of the Week award

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball player Nick Mayo has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference Co-Freshman of the Week, the league office announced on Monday. It is the fifth More...

By admin On Saturday, January 9th, 2016
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Hunter seals comeback win for the Colonels with basket late

RICHMOND, Ky. – Trailing by one with 15 seconds left to play, junior Michaela Hunter hit a game-winning jumper to give the EKU women’s basketball team the only lead it would need, finishing off the Southeast More...

By admin On Saturday, January 9th, 2016
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First-Half Run Keys EKU to 88-69 Victory Over SEMO

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team took the lead with a 16-0 run in the first half and never looked back on its way to an 88-69 win over visiting Southeast Missouri on More...

By admin On Thursday, January 7th, 2016
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Elder Announces Three More Assistant Coaches

RICHMOND, Ky. – New head football coach Mark Elder announced the addition of three more assistant coaches. Chase Gibson will serve as the Colonels’ linebackers coach. Kevin Koger has been hired to coach More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
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Elder announces coordinators

RICHMOND, Ky. – New head coach Mark Elder has chosen Angelo Mirando to be the Colonels’ offensive coordinator and Kurt Mattix to serve as the defensive coordinator. Prior to joining the Eastern Kentucky More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
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O’Bannon Named OVC Newcomer for Fourth Time

BRENTWOOD, Tenn.— For the fourth time this season junior Jalen O’Bannon hauled in Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week honors, the league announced Tuesday. The Memphis, Tennessee native logged back-to-back More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
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Reischel Named OVC Player of the Week

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University senior Jarelle Reischel has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week by College Sports Madness. Reischel averaged 21.5 points-per-game, More...