Eagles' Landing

8/11/2013 12:13am

EMU Practice: Day One

With Eastern Michigan University football’s fifth practice under their belts, head coach Ron English likes the mental direction the team is going thus far.

	San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith (11) scrambles under pressure from Seattle Seahawks defensive ends Jason Jones (90) and Chris Clemons (91) at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California, on Thursday, October 18, 2012. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./Sacramento Bee/MCT)
3/13/2013 3:30pm

Former Eagle football player signed to Detroit Lions

On Wednesday, the Detroit Lions announced the signing of former Eagle defensive tackle Jason Jones. In four seasons as an Eagle, he registered 175 total tackles, 13 sacks and one forced fumble. Jones began the 2004 season as a tight end before making the switch to the defensive line.

1/30/2013 4:47pm

Breaking news: EMU vs. Ohio game cancelled

The basketball game scheduled Wednesday evening between Eastern Michigan University and Ohio University has been cancelled. Early Wednesday morning, an armed robbery took place near Ohio’s campus which prompted the university to close for the day.

12/4/2012 2:09pm

Head coach accountable for team's performance

I’ve been getting a lot of feedback, both positive and negative, about the Dec. 3 column I wrote about Eastern Michigan University’s head football coach Ron English, and I’d like to clear the air on a few matters.

3/5/2012 11:11pm

Men's basketball's season comes to an end

With no time left on the clock, junior forward Jamell Harris threw up a three-point attempt that would tie the game. The ball bounced in and spun back out of the rim, bringing Eastern Michigan University men’s basketball team’s season to an end. Northern Illinois took the 55-52 victory over the Eagles on Monday night at the Convocation Center.

2/14/2012 9:55pm

Eagles drop second match-up with the Chippewas

On this Valentine’s Day the Eastern Michigan University men’s basketball team played Central Michigan University. The Eagles were looking to avenge the Jan. 11 60-56 loss they suffered at the Convocation Center, but the Eagles lost again, falling 55-52 to the Chippewas.