Eastern Illinois University has an incredibly rich history with football.
The Ohio Valley Conference football game between Austin Peay and Eastern Illinois that was originally scheduled for Sunday, April 11 in Charleston will not be rescheduled.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — The Ohio Valley Conference football game between Austin Peay and Eastern Illinois originally scheduled for Sunday, April 11 in Charleston has been postponed.
Eastern Illinois football pulled within one score of No. 12-ranked Jacksonville State twice in the second half before the Gamecocks were able to close out the contest in their final Ohio Valley Conference trip to O'Brien Field.
Many alumni of Eastern Illinois University went on to have successful careers in the NFL. Here's a look at some.
Although Eastern Illinois football fell to Murray State last Sunday, there were some bright spots for the Panthers to build upon as they face No. 12 Jacksonville State at home on Saturday.
Before Marty Simmons coaches his first game as Eastern Illinois' new men's basketball coach, he has a long history with his home court at Lantz Arena.
Marty Simmons has been hired as new Eastern Illinois men's men’s basketball coach, according to an announcement from Eastern Illinois athletic director Tom Michael.
CHARLESTON — The 2021 Eastern Illinois football schedule is now complete after the Ohio Valley Conference released the revamped 2021 conference schedule this week.
NASHVILLE — A whirlwind of action surrounded the final minute of play on Sunday afternoon as Tennessee State hit a 35-yard field goal as time expired to beat Eastern Illinois 21-20 at Hale Stadium.
Eastern Illinois is looking for its first win and taking on fellow 0-2 Tennessee State — the team the Panthers beat for their only win last season — on Sunday in Nashville.
MARTIN, Tenn. — Eastern Illinois fell behind 21-0 in the second quarter and the Panthers' late charge came up short on Sunday afternoon as EIU lost 28-15 at the University of Tennessee-Martin.
After a season opening shellacking by No. 21 Southeast Missouri State last Sunday, Eastern Illinois football heads to the University of Tennessee-Martin to play their rescheduled game from Feb. 21.
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CHARLESTON — Eastern Illinois University announced on Thursday that men’s basketball head coach Jay Spoonhour’s contract will not be renewed.
EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Eastern Illinois' Abby Wahl scored 21 points on Wednesday but the Panthers fell to top-seeded University of Tennessee-Martin, 65-56, in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament.
Zion Custis and Geno Hess ran for two touchdowns each and Southeast Missouri beat Eastern Illinois 47-7 on Sunday in both teams' spring opener.
CHARLESTON — The Eastern Illinois football season opens this Sunday as the Panthers host Southeast Missouri at 2 p.m. at O'Brien Field. Here are some things fans should know for the upcoming spring season.
The last time Eastern Illinois football finished 1-11, their following season was one for the record books.
The Eastern Illinois men's basketball team will turn to Jordan Skipper-Brown to continue his stretch of monster games for the Panthers as they host Southeast Missouri on Thursday.
The sudden death of Eastern Illinois University Director of Football Performance Joe Orozco in November inspired his older sister Jennifer (Orozco) Stauffer to look back at past text and email messages she had received from her brother.
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — The Eastern Illinois women's basketball team got out to a hot start against Austin Peay on Saturday, allowing themselves to hold the lead for the majority of the game. The Panthers held off a Governors' comeback for a 62-59 victory.
Eastern Illinois football will have to wait a little bit longer to begin their season.
Eastern Illinois women's basketball team struggled to make anything happen against Tennessee Tech on Saturday, losing 62-45. The Panthers had just one player score in double figures.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A career scoring night for Eastern Illinois senior Jordan Skipper-Brown could not help the Panthers overcome a quick start and outside shooting by Tennessee Tech on Saturday at the Eblen Center.
CHARLESTON -- The Eastern Illinois men's basketball team travels to Tennessee Tech on Saturday as the Panthers wrap up their long road trip to Alabama and East Tennessee. EIU (7-15, 4-11 OVC) is coming off a Thursday night loss at Jacksonville State, 76-64.