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Men’s basketball team falls to Redhawks on road

JaQualis Matlock puts up a shot as a Murray State defender tries to block it during Eastern’s 83-61 loss in Lantz Arena Jan. 17.

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

January 27, 2019

After the men’s basketball team’s 66-64 victory over Tennessee-Martin Thursday, head coach Jay Spoonhour told Mike Bradd and Jack Ashmore, Eastern’s sports commentators, that he did not think Eastern was much better than the OVC’s bottom teams. Spoonhour said that even though Eastern was among the top fiv...

Men’s basketball team bounces back with 67-60 win over Tennessee Tech

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Mack Smith makes a bounce pass as a Fontbonne University defender tries to kick it during Eastern’s 90-37 win in Lantz Arena on Dec. 4.

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

January 13, 2019

Like every conference game thus far, the Eastern men’s basketball team had a close finish against Tennessee Tech Saturday, winning 67-60. In each of the Panthers’ first four conference games, Eastern has either won or lost by an average 5.75 points. Also just like the first three conference...

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