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Belmont Ends Lady Colonels OVC Tourney Run.

NASHVILLE, Tenn – Eastern Kentucky University Lady Colonels fought hard against Belmont University Bruins but fell in the OVC finals 95 – 63. Both teams came out battling from the start. Belmont started up 5-0 but EKU (18-12) would battle back and only trail 18-16. The second quarter would be one the Lady Colonels wish they could take More...

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By Bret Shroats On Friday, March 4th, 2016

Lady Colonels Moves On to OVC Finals

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Colonels never trailed in a contest that the Eastern Kentucky University Lady Colonels advanced to the OVC Finals in a 63-52 win over Murray State University on Friday afternoon. With More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

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 Saturday, January 9th, 2016

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 Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

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, October 20th, 2015

Lady Colonels picked sixth in OVC; Hunter and Murray named to Pre-Season OVC team

BRENTWOOD, Tenn.  – SIUE has been picked to win the 2015-16 Ohio Valley Conference women’s basketball title in a preseason poll of the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

EKU Women’s Basketball Releases 2015-16 Schedule

  RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University women’s basketball head coach Chrissy Roberts released the Colonels’ 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday. EKU will travel to eight states and face teams More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Murray named Second team All-OVC

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University junior women’s basketball player Shameekia “Polly” Murray has been voted second team All-Ohio Valley Conference, the league office announced on More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Shameekia Murray Voted OVC Co-Newcomer of the Week

  BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University junior Shameekia Murray has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference Co-Newcomer of the Week for women’s basketball, the league office announced on Tuesday. More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Second Half Comeback Bid Comes Up Short For EKU in Loss to TSU

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University’s women’s basketball team closed an eight-point second half deficit to two on three occasions, but couldn’t complete the comeback in a 68-62 loss More...