The Daily Eastern News

Top-5 memorable moments of 2019 football season

JJ Bullock, Editor-In-Chief

December 1, 2019

The Eastern football team’s 2019 season certainly did not go as planned. A 1-11 overall record, a last-place OVC finish and the last ranked offense in the OVC were definitely not things this team expected to have on its resume at season’s end.   But that is the reality for this team and that...

3 questions about the Eastern football team before its first game

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Harry Woodbery attempts a pass as two defenders rush him during the Eastern football team’s 48-10 road loss to Illinois State in September 2018.

JJ Bullock, Editor-in-Chief

August 22, 2019

In less than one week, new head coach Adam Cushing's football team will finally be seen in action when the Panthers travel to Chattanooga on Aug. 29. Some of the questions, from an offseason full of questions, surrounding the program will finally be answered. Here are some of the big questions tha...

Eastern football enters new season, new era

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Adam Cushing is the new head coach of the Eastern football team, and the team has its first game Aug. 29 at Chattanooga.

JJ Bullock, Editor-in-Chief

August 14, 2019

New head coach A new era of Eastern football is here. After an uninspiring 3-8 finish to the football season last year, Eastern decided it was time to move on from head coach Kim Dameron and ultimately almost his entire coaching staff. In November Dameron was let go and in December Adam Cushing was br...

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