The Daily Eastern News

Dixon and Smith reflect on passing of Kobe Bryant

Blake Faith, Men's Basketball Reporter

February 5, 2020

Eastern’s men’s basketball juniors George Dixon and Mack Smith opened up on their thoughts, inspiration and what is to come after Kobe Bryant's death Jan. 26. Both players did not believe the initial news. Both have different moments with them, including a tweet from Smith who could not believe...

Analysis: By the numbers: Eastern improved this season

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor

January 28, 2020

Despite some ups and downs, and some harmful tendencies that returned from last season, the men’s basketball team has improved this year and looks to have a good season ahead of it still. The positive sign is that the improvements are on things that the team needed to work on after last season becaus...

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