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Eagles finish 2-10 with 52-16 loss to Toledo

The Eastern Michigan football team’s 52-16 loss to the University of Toledo Friday was Chris Creighton’s 10th loss of the season – finishing his first losing season as a collegiate football coach.

Final: Toledo 52, EMU 16

The Eastern Michigan football team took on the University of Toledo in the final game of the regular season Friday afternoon at Rynearson Stadium. At the half, the Eagles were down 42-9.

Ray Lee named MAC West Player of the Week

Eastern Michigan redshirt sophomore Ray Lee was named Mid-American Conference player of the week. This is the second time that Lee has won this honor. Lee averaged 19.8 points in the past four games including a 25 point performance against UNC-Greensboro Saturday night at the Convocation Center. 

In the EMU Showcase Tournament this weekend, Lee shot 85% from three point range and 60% overall from the field.

Strong winds damage Convocation Center awning

Part of the awning over the main entrance to the Convocation Center was blown off in the strong winds Monday. The main entrance to the building is closed until further notice.

Debris has blown into Rynearson Stadium, but has not reached the football field.

EMU Hoops defeats UNC Greensboro 70-62

Junior guard Raven Lee led the Eastern Michigan men’s basketball team to its second straight 4-0 start with a 70-62 win over the University of North Carolina Greensboro.

Lee finished with 25 points, including 15 in the second half to lead the Eagles in scoring.

“I was taking more late night workouts over the summer.” Lee said.

Eagle of the Week: Jordan Lesser

This week's Eagle of the Week is Jordan Lesser of the Eastern Michigan men's swim and dive team. He set a school record diving platform with 395.85 points. The redshirt junior from Bethesda, Md. transferred to Eastern from the University of Minnesota prior to this season.