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Panthers stay hot, beat Omaha 65-52

Adam Tumino | The Daily Eastern News
The Eastern bench celebrates a basket against Omaha on Dec. 7 in Lantz Arena. The Panthers beat the Mavericks 65-52 for their fourth win in their last five games.

Adam Tumino, Women's Basketball Reporter

December 8, 2019

The Eastern women’s basketball team jumped ahead early against Omaha on Dec. 7 in Lantz Arena, setting the tone in a 65-52 victory against the Mavericks. The Panthers (5-3) earned their fourth win in their last five games and ended a two-game winning streak for Omaha (4-6) in the process. The Pan...

Column: Panthers need to be careful following Omaha

Dillan Schorfheide | The Daily Eastern News
Quinn Rechner goes up for a head ball against an attacker, banging bodies with the attacker. Eastern tied Omaha 0-0 in double overtime Oct. 19 at Lakeside Field.

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor

October 21, 2019

As expected with any conference match, much less any match in general, the Eastern men’s soccer team got chippy with Omaha in its Summit League matchup Oct. 19. Four Eastern players walked off Lakeside Field after the 0-0 draw with yellow cards, and two Omaha players received a yellow card. The pu...

Analysis: Burke’s penalty kick save sets tone against Omaha

Dillan Schorfheide | The Daily Eastern News
Jonathan Burke makes a diving save off a rebound shot, coming after making an initial save on a penalty kick. Eastern tied Omaha 0-0 Oct. 19 at Lakeside Field.

Blake Faith, Men's Soccer Reporter

October 20, 2019

The men’s soccer team has had its fair share of highlight plays on defense and offense throughout the 2019 season. The play redshirt junior goalkeeper Jonathan Burke made in the fifth minute of the match against Omaha Oct. 19 is arguably the best play yet. Senior Edgar Mesa received a yellow car...

Panthers draw 0-0 with Omaha in important conference match

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor

October 19, 2019

Anyone watching the Eastern-Omaha men’s soccer matchup Saturday possibly thought they were transported back in time to Sept. 29, 2018. On that date, Eastern hosted Summit League rival Denver, who was ranked fourth in the country and boasted the nation's leading scorer in Andre Shinyashiki. Omaha...

Column: Recent losses don’t shake Panther defense

Dillan Schorfheide | The Daily Eastern News
Quinn Rechner boots a long pass upfield, as a defender jumps to try and block it. Eastern lost 2-0 to Milwaukee Tuesday at Lakeside Field.

Blake Faith, Men's Soccer Reporter

October 16, 2019

The men’s soccer team currently rides a three-game losing streak consisting of two losses with a score of 2-0 and one 5-1 loss. Now, on paper it suggests that the defense for the Panthers is struggling, but that could not be further from the truth. The Panthers allowed two goals in their most re...

Panthers tie against ranked Omaha 0-0 Saturday

JJ Bullock, Assistant Sports Editor

September 24, 2017

In what was arguably its biggest test of the season thus far, the Eastern men’s soccer team tied a program record, playing to their fifth draw of the season Saturday at Lakeside field against No. 23 ranked Omaha. Eastern and Omaha played to a 0-0 result, marking the fourth game in a row the Panth...

Men’s soccer team hosts Omaha Saturday

Vince Lovergine, Men's Soccer Reporter

September 21, 2017

The Eastern men’s soccer team is back at Lakeside Field Saturday to take on Omaha. This will wrap up Eastern’s mini two-game home-stand, before hitting the road again for a three-game road trip. The last time these two teams met was last year in the Summit League Tournament, where Omaha got the 3-...

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