The Daily Eastern News

FCS quarterfinals begin Friday night

Blake Nash, Assistant Sports Editor

December 9, 2015

Some familiar Eastern opponents remain in the FCS playoffs two weeks after the Panthers were eliminated. Eastern’s first round opponent Northern Iowa advanced to the quarterfinals after a road victory over Portland State. Northern Iowa will face an opponent on Saturday, Missouri Valley Conference...

Eastern falls in FCS polls

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

September 9, 2014

The Eastern football team dropped in both major FCS polls, following its 38-21 loss Saturday at O’Brien Field. Entering its home opener ranked No. 14 and 16 in the Coaches Poll and Sports Network Poll, respectively, the Panthers tumbled to No. 24 and 25, respectively. Southern Illinois-Carbondale...

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