The Daily Eastern News

Panthers win 8th straight after upset over Colonels

Chris Olivier, a junior forward, looks to pass the ball after the defense arrives in the game Sat. against Belmont in Lantz Arena.

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2015

Trae Anderson’s injured ankle may have slowed him down on Saturday, but the 6-4 junior showed that he has made a solid recovery after he and the Eastern men’s basketball team defeated the Eastern Kentucky Colonels 72-65 on Thursday night in a battle of the Ohio Valley Conference ‘s divisional leaders. Anderson...

Griffin, Thomas lead Panthers to win against Colonels

Griffin, Thomas lead Panthers to win against Colonels

Bob Reynolds, Sports Editor

January 15, 2015

Arnisha Thomas and Bh’rea Griffin led the Eastern women’s basketball team to a 68-42 win over Eastern Kentucky on Thursday in Richmond, Kentucky. Griffin, who came off the bench for the Panthers, scored 19 points on 7-of-9 shooting and 4-of-4 from the 3-point line, and Eastern coach Debbie Black...

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