The Daily Eastern News

Panthers host Bradley for first time in 97 years

Junior guard Cornell Johnston looks eyes the court for an open teammate Sunday Nov. 6 at Lantz Arena. The Panthers defeated the Red Devils 94-58 in their only exhibition game of the season.

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 28, 2016

Home has been pretty sweet to the Panthers to start the year, the men’s basketball team remains 4-0 in Lantz arena and will have a chance to make it 5-0 when it hosts Bradley on Tuesday. The last meeting between the two schools was in 2012, which resulted in a decisive 76-53 loss for the Panthers....

Panthers face Saint Louis for second straight road game

Junior Ray Crossland attempts to shield the passing lanes with his hand while defending a St. Francis (Ill) player Friday at Lantz Arena.

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 16, 2016

Three games into the season, the Panthers (1-1) have had more ups than downs, and the fight the Panthers showed in the second half of Tuesday’s game proved that. After watching Eastern’s exhibition game against Eureka and regular season home opener, the first half of the Panthers’ game against...

Troy beats Panthers in final seconds

Senior Demetrius McReynolds defends a pass from St. Francis' Hayden Witt Friday at Lantz Aena. The Panthers won the season opener 83-41.

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 14, 2016

A 40-point second half was not enough to erase the slow start the Eastern men’s basketball team’s 27-point first half as Troy hung on for a 70-67 win Monday night in Troy, Ala. In the first two games of the season, the Panthers were able to score at will. The last game Eastern finished with 83...

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