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Column: Panthers beating up on lower-ranked teams

February 18, 2020

With just four games remaining in what has been a resurgent season, the fifth-place Eastern women’s basketball team may still be a step behind the four top teams in the OVC. Against those four teams,...

Analysis: 3 things that standout for men’s basketball

December 2, 2019

The men’s basketball team began their season with a 4-3 record. The season has just started, but there are three points from looking at the statistics and data that Eastern has done well and if continued...

Wallace named to all-OVC 1st team

Eastern's Josiah Wallace plays defense on Tennessee-Martin's Kevin Little in the first half of Eastern's 78-71 loss to the Skyhawks Wednesday night in Evansville. Wallace was named first-team all-conference and is making his first appearance in the conference tournament.
March 6, 2019

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — On Tuesday Eastern sophomore Josiah Wallace was named to the all-OVC first team, an honor he achieved after averaging 15.2 points per game for the Eastern men’s basketball team this...

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.
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...

OVC split as women’s soccer team prepares for conference play

August 29, 2018

With the conference season on the horizon, the Panthers are looking to keep improving.  The rest of the OVC is finding their way as well, with mixed results. Morehead State, Eastern’s first conference...

Baseball team in fifth place of OVC standings

March 7, 2018

After two weeks of play, the Eastern baseball team has been playing better than past years, as they have a 5-5 record, placing them in the top half of the OVC. Out of the 11 teams in the OVC, the Panthers...

Softball team leads OVC in multiple categories

March 7, 2018

Through the first 19 games, the Eastern softball team is at the top of eight offensive categories among OVC teams. One thing that Eastern has been found to do particularly well throughout non-conference...

OVC play heating up in men’s basketball

January 7, 2018

It is safe to say the Eastern men’s basketball team has not lived up to expectations to start this season, but the rest of the Ohio Valley Conference has struggled as well. In all fairness, the Panthers...

Administration determines implementation for workgroup recommendations

April 26, 2017

After analyzing the recommendations from vitalization project workgroups, the administration has updated and implemented some suggestions from Workgroups no. 1, 4, 5 and 6. Workgroup no. 1, Student...

Athletics Workgroup looks at information

October 20, 2016

Workgroup No. 4, charged with looking at Intercollegiate Athletics, looked at data from other schools and talked about topics that have come up when talking to different athletic areas during a meeting...

Panthers back in hunt with win; a look around OVC

Redshirt junior quarterback Mitch Kimble prepares for a snap Saturday agaisnt Tennessee State at O'Brien Field. Kimble completed 19-of-31 attempts for 180-yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions.
October 10, 2016

The Panthers needed a win Saturday to keep a realistic hope of winning the Ohio Valley Conference Championship. The one loss to Southeast Missouri may hurt them in the end, but every team in the OVC...

Football: A look around the OVC

Devin Church outruns an Austin Peay defender Saturday at O'Brien Field. Church carried the ball 16 times for 139-yards and one touchdown in the 56-35 win over the visiting Governors.
September 26, 2016

After a three-week preseason, the Eastern football time started off conference play with a 56-35 win. Tennessee-Martin and Southeast Missouri both came away with wins in their opening OVC games. The...

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