The Daily Eastern News

Changes ahead for women’s basketball

Tom O'Connor, Women's Basketball Reporter

February 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

On Jan. 13, Eastern’s women’s basketball team lost to Belmont 58-86 in a 28-point rout at Lantz Arena. Following three quarters in which the Panthers allowed Belmont to shoot 47.37 percent from the field, the Bruins opened up the fourth quarter on a 9-0 run, a portentous omen for what would become...

Belmont clinches top conference spot

JJ Bullock, Assistant Sports Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

There are only two spots in the OVC women’s basketball standings that are secure with two games left to play this season, the first-place spot and the last-place spot, the rest of the OVC standings rest on thin ice and could very well crack before the season’s end. Belmont clinched the No. 1 seed...

1st place Belmont traveling to Eastern

JJ Bullock, Assistant Sports Editor

January 11, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Prior to the season beginning, no coach in the OVC was shy in saying that Belmont’s women’s basketball team was the team to beat and 18 games into the season, Belmont has lived up to that expectation. The Bruins have the OVC’s best overall record at 15-3 and conference record of 5-0. Outside of ha...

Volleyball team with another tough road test

Tom O'Connor, Volleyball Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

At 6-6 on the season, the Panthers must secure, or otherwise surrender, admittance to postseason play. Only the top eight teams in the standings obtain a ticket to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament in two weeks and the Eastern volleyball team, currently seventh amongst all opponents, will face thre...

Eastern still scoreless in fourth straight loss

Eastern still scoreless in fourth straight loss

Dillan Schorfheide, Women's Soccer Reporter

September 24, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Things have gone from bad to worse for Eastern’s women’s soccer team in a matter of two weeks. After losing both matches last weekend, the Panthers lost both of their matches this weekend against Belmont and Austin Peay, extending the team’s losing streak to four matches. In what has quickly turned ...

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