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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.

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Senior forward Erica Brown defends a pass from Tennessee-Martin’s Ashton Feldhaus Wednesday at Lantz Arena. Brown scored 13 points and added 5 blocks in the Panthers’ 80-70 overtime win.

Women beat Tennessee-Martin 80-70 in OT

Mark Shanahan, Women's Basketball Reporter January 18, 2017

The Eastern women’s basketball team needed an overtime period, but pulled away big resulting in an 80-70 victory over the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks on Wednesday night. Eastern needed a big performance...

Junior forward Erica Brown goes up for a layup in Tuesday’s game against Loyola-Chicago in Lantz Arena. Brown contributed 15 points 2 blocks 1 assist and 1 steal.

Women’s basketball hunts to end losing streak

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter November 18, 2015

The Eastern women’s basketball team will try to end their two-game losing streak as they travel to 0-2 Indiana State Thursday. Eastern will enter the game at 1-2, fresh off an 86-75 overtime loss...

Senior guard Alece Shumpert drives past a defender during Friday’s overtime win against  Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Shumpert scored 11 points and added 1 steal.

Women’s basketball looks to bounce back

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter November 16, 2015

The Eastern women’s basketball will return back home for a game against Loyola-Chicago Tuesday after losing on Sunday to Memphis. Eastern is off to a 1-1 start to the season during opening weekend. Coach...

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