Eureka College Sports Information

2016-17 Eureka College Sports Information Questionnaire

The Eureka College media relations staff will be in attendance at all Eureka College home athletic events and select away events to assist media members and visiting sports information directors in their coverage of Eureka College athletics. Any print media member planning to cover a Eureka College event should contact the staff at least 24 hours prior to the contest for proper press area accommodations.

ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS MAILING ADDRESS
Eureka College Media Relations
300 East College Avenue
Eureka, Illinois 61530

ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS PHONE
(309) 467-6456

ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS FAX
(309) 467-6402

ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS EMAIL
bmoore@eureka.edu

POSTGAME INTERVIEWS
Media members seeking postgame interviews with coaches or student-athletes should notify the Eureka media relations staff shortly before the conclusion of the contest. 

FEATURE STORIES
When preparing feature stories on Eureka College coaches or student-athletes, please contact the media relations staff at (309) 467-6456 to arrange an interview time and location. Neither coaches nor student-athletes should be directly contacted by the media. 

Eureka College student-athletes and coaches will not be made available to the media for interviews on the day of a game until the contest is complete.

STATISTICS
Eureka College, the SLIAC and the UMAC use Stat Crew scoring software for all contests. The media relations staff will provide statistics to coaching staffs and media members during breaks in the action and following the contest. Visiting sports information directors will receive an electronic copy of the Stat Crew game file immediately after the game. The general public is encouraged to visit EurekaRedDevils.com shortly after the conclusion of the contest for final statistics.

INTERNET AND TELEPHONE ACCESS
Wireless internet access is available at McKinzie Field for football games. Media members seeking wireless internet access inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena for volleyball and basketball games should contact the Eureka media relations staff at least 24 hours prior to an event for access to a wireless internet connection. Wireless internet access is not available at any of Eureka’s other athletic facilities. 

Phone access is available at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena. Radio crews affiliated with a visiting team must contact the media relations staff at least 72 hours prior to the beginning of a contest for access to telephone lines.