The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Eastern guard Lariah Washington passes the ball into the paint in Easterns game against Evansville on Nov. 20 in Lantz Arena. Washington had 25 points in the game, which Eastern won 85-74 in double overtime.

Top women’s basketball performances for OVC so far

Adam Tumino, Sports Editor November 30, 2021

Through the first three weeks of the season, there have been some strong individual performances from players on the women's basketball teams in the OVC.  Some players appear more frequently than others...

Redshirt junior wide receiver Isaiah Hill runs the ball at Saturday’s football game at O’Brien Field. Hill had 13 catches for 110 yards. The Panthers lost 20-13 to the Racers.

Panthers lose 20-13 in season finale against Murray State

Adam Tumino, Sports Editor November 20, 2021

The 2021 season is in the books for the Eastern football team after a 20-13 loss to Murray State at O'Brien Field. The Panthers end the season with an overall record of 1-10 and a conference record...

Eastern running back Kendi Young runs the ball past a defender in the Panthers Homecoming Game against Tennessee State on Oct. 23. Eastern lost 28-0 to the Tigers at OBrien Field.

Football team to honor seniors Saturday

Autumn Schulz, Assistant Sports Editor November 17, 2021

The Eastern football will be honoring its 14 seniors this Saturday at O’Brien field prior to their final game of the season against Murray State.  Saturday’s game will mark the second time this...

Junior forward Chris Olivier attempts to go around a Murray State player during the Panthers 77-62 loss to the Racers on Thursday at Lantz Arena.  Olivier scored 17 points during the game.

Racers streak past Panthers

Jehad Abbed, Assistant Sports Editor January 23, 2015

Sophomore guard Cameron Payne scored 20 second half points to lead Murray State University to a 77-62 win Thursday over the Eastern men’s basketball team in Charleston. The Racers (16-4) continued...

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