The Daily Eastern News

Eastern football loses against Murray State, record is now 0-6

Eastern football loses against Murray State, record is now 0-6

JJ Bullock, Editor-in-Chief

October 6, 2019

Murray State narrowly beat Eastern for the second year in a row Saturday when the Panthers came up just inches short of a score as time expired in a 24-17 loss.  Eastern had first and goal at the Murray State five-yard line, trailing by seven points with the game clock ticking down its final seconds.  Q...

Panthers remain in playoff hunt despite loss

Panthers remain in playoff hunt despite loss

Blake Nash, Assistant Sports Editor

November 9, 2015

While Saturday’s loss to Jacksonville State may have made postseason hopes slimmer, the Eastern football team still has an outside shot of making it to the FCS playoffs. All the Panthers have to do is win their last two games, and their future will be at the mercy of the NCAA playoff selection committee. This...

Colonels meet Gamecocks in OVC clash

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2015

A game that’s been circled on Ohio Valley Conference schedules this fall has finally arrived. Eastern Kentucky will face Jacksonville State on the road, in a matchup of two ranked opponents. Both teams have been ranked since the beginning of the season. Jacksonville State was ranked first overall...

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