No. 15-Seeded Eastern Kentucky Defeated by No. 2-Seeded Kansas 80-69 in NCAA Tournament

No. 15-seeded Eastern Kentucky came up short against No. 2-seeded Kansas 80-69 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on a day when the Jayhawks shot 60.4 percent.


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Eastern Kentucky vs Kansas: Recap Notes

    The top two scorers (Andrew Wiggins and Jamari Traylor) accounted for 45.0 percent of the points. This was the eighth foul out of the season for Corey Walden.
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7 months ago

No.15-Seeded Eastern Kentucky (24-9) vs. No. 2-Seeded Kansas (24-9) in Second Round

15th-seeded Eastern Kentucky squares off against No. 2-seeded Kansas in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Scottrade Center on Friday. It gets started at 4:10 p.m. ET and you can catch it on TBS.

In their last outing, behind 29 points and five rebounds from Corey Walden, the Colonels defeated Belmont 79-73 on March 8. In addition to a team-leading 2. Read more...

7 months ago

Michigan State Moves Up 11 Spots to #11 in AP Poll: Mar 17th, 2014

UCLA is ranked #20 in the AP Top 25 poll this week, and is one of two newcomers. Michigan State also made a big jump this week, rocketing 11 spots to #11.

Florida remains number one for the third week in a row. UCLA enters the Top 25 with a win on the road over Oregon, 82-63, a win on the Read more...

7 months ago

T.J. Warren from NC State Wins StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week - March 10th, 2014

With two outings that included a team season high in rebounds, T.J. Warren, a 6-8 sophomore from NC State, has been selected StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week. StatSheet's NCAA Freshman of the Week is West Virginia's Devin Williams and StatSheet's NCAA 6th Man of the Week is Marquette's Todd Mayo.

Warren was the NCAA leader in scoring (41.5 pts per game). Read more...

8 months ago

Southern Methodist Moves Down 7 Spots to #25 in AP Poll: Mar 10th, 2014

Virginia Commonwealth enters the AP Top 25 at #23 this week and is one of two new teams in the poll. Southern Methodist lost the most ground this week, falling seven spots to #25.

Florida hangs on to number one for the second straight week. Virginia Commonwealth breaks into the Top 25 with a win at Richmond, 56-50 and a win at home over St. Read more...

8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky Gets Win against Belmont 79-73

On Saturday, March 8, Eastern Kentucky took on Belmont and came out on top against the Bruins 79-73.

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8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky vs Belmont: Recap Notes

    J.J. Mann has 19 straight double-digit point games. Corey Walden had a career high with 29 points.
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8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky Finishes Their 2013-2014 Campaign with Belmont

Eastern Kentucky matches up against Belmont on Saturday. Tipoff occurs at 7 p.m. ET and you can catch it on ESPN 2. The Colonels lost to the Bruins 84-81 on Jan. 25 and are 1-3 against them over the last four years. Eastern Kentucky has won six straight.

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8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky Edges Murray State 86-83

Eastern Kentucky squared off with Murray State on Friday, Mar. 7 and held on to beat the Racers 86-83 in conference action. The Colonels got the win with a game-high-tying 24 points (6 Stl 4 Ast) from Corey Walden on 64.3 percent shooting in 39 minutes. Glenn Cosey also had a solid game, scoring 17 points and adding four assists (3 Reb 3 Stl). Read more...

8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky vs Murray State: Recap Notes

    EKU beat the spread by two points. That makes the 13th time this season the Colonels have beaten the spread. The top two rebounders (Jarvis Williams and Jonathan Fairell) accounted for 47.0 percent of the rebounds.
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8 months ago

Updated: Eastern Kentucky (22-9) Squares Off with Murray State (18-10)

Eastern Kentucky takes on Murray State on Friday. The game tips off at 10 p.m. ET and you can see it on ESPN U. The Colonels lost to the Racers 77-64 on Jan. 8 and are 1-7 against them over the last four years.

In an 84-76 win over Southeast Missouri State on Mar. 6, Corey Walden put up 17 points and five rebounds for the Colonels. On top of a team-high 2. Read more...

8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky Defeats Southeast Missouri State 84-76

On Thursday, Mar. 6, Eastern Kentucky took on Southeast Missouri State and came out on top against the Redhawks 84-76 in OVC play. The Colonels got the win with a team-high 17 points and five rebounds from Corey Walden. Tarius Johnson scored 12 points and added seven rebounds. For the Redhawks, Jarekious Bradley finished with a game-high 18 points and two rebounds.

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8 months ago

Southeast Missouri State vs Eastern Kentucky: Recap Notes

    Nino Johnson has six straight double-digit point games. The last time EKU started the season 22-9 was 2004.
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8 months ago

Eastern Kentucky Finishes Their 2013-2014 Season with Southeast Missouri State

Eastern Kentucky matches up against Southeast Missouri State on Thursday. Tipoff is at 9 p.m. ET and it can be seen on OVC Digital Network. The Colonels defeated the Redhawks 79-78 on Feb. 1 and are 8-2 against them over the past four years. Eastern Kentucky has won its last four games.

The Colonels got past Tennessee State 70-66 on Mar. Read more...

8 months ago

Season Preview: EKU should not be significantly better or worse than last year. Read our Season Preview
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Ohio Valley Standings

OverallConf
1 Belmont 26-10 14-2
2 Murray State 23-11 13-3
 3EKU 24-10 11-5
4 Morehead State 20-14 10-6
5 Tennessee Tech 17-16 9-7
6 SE 18-14 8-8
7 EIU 11-19 7-9
7 SIUE 11-20 7-9
9 Austin Peay 12-18 6-10
10 JSU 10-21 4-12
10 Tennessee State 5-25 4-12
12 UTM 8-23 3-13
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#11 J. Babb-Harrison So G 6-4 187
#3 Monte Burney Jr G 6-1 185
#0 Glenn Cosey Sr G 6-0 182
#10 Will Gary Fr G 6-1 180
#21 Herb Harrison So F 6-7 225
#24 Jeff Johnson Sr F 6-7 251
#34 Tarius Johnson Sr G 6-5 187
#22 Timmy Knipp Jr G 6-7 205
#12 Marcus Lewis Sr G 6-4 185
#4 Tommy Matthews So G 6-1 180
#5 Isaac McGlone Fr G 6-2 175
#33 Deverin Muff Jr F 6-8 212
#23 Ryan Parsons Sr G 6-2 197
#21 Robbie Stenzel Jr G 6-5 195
#42 Eric Stutz Jr F 6-8 225
#2 Corey Walden Jr G 6-2 206
#15 O. Williams Sr G 6-4 189