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The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Freshmen backs make big plays

Freshmen backs make big plays

Freshman running back Jimmy Lera avoids the defense during a scrimmage Saturday afternoon at O’Brien Field. (Danny Damiani

Freshmen backs make big plays

In the absence of senior running backs Mon Williams and Jimmy Potempa, three freshmen running backs stepped up during a scrimmage Saturday at O’Brien Field.

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  • Easterns mens baseball team practices in the Lantz Indoor Fieldhouse on Thursday evening. The teams first game will be against the Florida A&M Rattlers on Feb. 16 in Tallahassee at Bragg Memorial Stadium at Florida A&Ms campus.

    Baseball

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  • BY AIDAN CUSACK | THE DAILY EASTERN NEWS 
Graduate pole vaulter Joseph Fisher practices in the Lantz Indoor Fieldhouse on Thursday afternoon

    Sports

    EIU Men’s track and field finish second in OVC Tournament

  • Track and field senior thrower Taylor Iverson throws a shot put .

    Sports

    EIU thrower Iverson shares shot put technique in Q&A

  • Basketball going through a hoop

    Basketball

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  • Head Coach Robin Cambier (mens and womens tennis) during pratice on wed Feb 14, 2024, helping players improve skills Macfee on Eastern Illinois University in Charleston Ill ©

    Men's Tennis

    EIU tennis coach with varied past: Robin Cambier

  • Redshirt sophomore forward Kooper Jacobi puts the ball up in the paint during the Panthers first mens basketball game of the season against the Fighting Illini in the State Farm Center Monday night. Jacobi led the Panthers by scoring 10 points and rebounding 11 shots.

    Basketball

    Kooper Jacobi speaks on religion in Q&A

  • Panther Profiles: Ep. 16: Drew Jacobs

    Podcasts

    Panther Profiles: Ep. 16: Drew Jacobs

  • (From Left to Right) Rachel Koon (12), Kylie Decker (11), Kathryn Cichon (3) and Brenda Torres (2) vie for positioning at the beginning of the mile run at track meet.

    Sports

    EIU track and field hope to win OVC Championship

  • Eastern forward, Macy McGlone (33), attempts to jump up and shoot a layup while a Tennessee Tech player attempts to block her shot at the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Friday afternoon. The Panthers lost 61-66 to the Golden Eagles.

    Basketball

    Q&A with Macy McGlone

  • Taris Thornton (25), a junior forward, scramble for a loose ball while being pressured by Southeast Missouri State University Redhawks during the womens basketball game Thursday evening at Groniger Arena. Thornton scored 10 points and had 2 rebounds. The Panthers won 72-52 against the Redhawks.

    Basketball

    Panthers face key test this week

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