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EKU Student-Athletes Continue To Post Strong Graduation Rates

EKU student-athletes are graduating at a rate of 82 percent, according to the NCAA Graduation Success Rate (GSR) report. RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University student-athletes are graduating at a rate of 82 percent, according to the NCAA Graduation Success Rate (GSR) report that was released by the organization recently. The report states Eastern More...

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By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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114 EKU Student-Athletes Earn OVC Honor Roll Honors

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University placed 114 student-athletes on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the 2016-17 academic year, the league office announced on Friday. Sixteen More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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2017 Hall Of Fame Class Announced

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University Athletics Hall of Fame 2017 induction class features eight distinguished individuals and a team of distinction. The class will be enshrined inside the EKU Center More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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4 In A Row, EKU Wins OVC Commissioner’s Cup Again

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University won the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Cup for the 2016-17 school year, its fourth consecutive all-sports title, the league office announced on Tuesday. More...

By Darrell Jordan On Sunday, June 5th, 2016
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EKU Wins Third-Straight OVC Commissioner’s Cup

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University has won the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Cup for the 2015-16 school year, the league office announced on Tuesday. The OVC Commissioner’s Cup More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
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O’Bannon and Murray Named to All-OVC Teams

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – EKU’s Jalen O’Bannon and Shameekia Murray earned All-Ohio Valley Conference honors, the league announced Tuesday night from the awards banquet. O’Bannon, a native of Memphis, More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
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Three Colonels Named All-OVC, Mayo Freshman of the Year

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University’s Nick Mayo has been voted first team All-Ohio Valley Conference and the league’s Freshman of the Year, while senior Jarelle Reischel and junior JaVontae More...

By Darrell Jordan On Sunday, September 27th, 2015
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Nine Inducted Into EKU Athletics Hall of Fame

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University Athletics Hall of Fame enshrined its 10th induction class, featuring nine individuals, during a Saturday afternoon ceremony at the EKU Center for the Arts. The More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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Sunbelt passes on the Colonels

The Maroon Nation has learned that the Sunbelt Conference will not offer Eastern Kentucky University an invite to join the conference. Sunbelt conference members met Sunday in Dallas to vote on expansion. The Colonels More...

By Darrell Jordan On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
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Matt Roan Named EKU Deputy Director of Athletics

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University Director of Athletics Steve Lochmueller announced today that Matt Roan will serve as the department’s Deputy Director of Athletics. Roan has worked at EKU since More...