The Daily Eastern News

Panthers preparing for proper sendoff

Redshirt senior Devin Church breaks away 27-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter Saturday against UT-Martin. Church carried the ball 13 times for 101 yards in the 17-33 OVC loss.

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 7, 2016

There will be two things on the Eastern football team’s mind in two weeks when the Panthers take on Eastern Kentucky to wrap up the season: What kind of team do they want to be? A team with a winning record, or a losing record? And how does Eastern want its seniors to remember their final game? After...

Eastern football has hot start

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 2, 2015

The Eastern football team has had many players contribute to the team’s 5-0 Ohio Valley Conference play start making them one of two undefeated teams in the OVC. Eastern will look to continue their win streak when they host the other undefeated team in the OVC, Jacksonville State on Saturday. The...

Panthers prepare to fight against TSU

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2015

The last time that Eastern coach Kim Dameron found himself on NFL turf was during the 2011 Cotton Bowl. Dameron was the safeties coach for Ole Miss, which defeated Oklahoma State 21-7 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Tex. This Saturday, Dameron and the Panthers will take on Tennessee State at Nissa...

Offense erupts during home opener

Senior quarterback Jalen Whitlow threw one touchdown and was 16-28 and 165 yards during Eastern's 34-31 home opening loss against Illinois State Friday at O'Brien Field.

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015

After losing the first two games of the season, the Eastern football team realized that improvement needed to be made, particularly on offense. The Panthers had been kept out of the end zone by Western Illinois and Northwestern for the first time in six years. All that changed during Saturday’s...

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