2018 Eureka Football News

  • Le’Anthony Reasnover Named NACC Offensive Player of the Week
    September 18, 2018
    WAUKESHA, Wis. – Eureka College senior running back Le’Anthony Reasnover (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) has been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday morning. Reasnover compiled 258 all-purpose yards and scored all five touchdowns in Eureka’s 34-12 non-conference win over Finlandia at McKinzie Field.
  • Eureka Wears Down Finlandia, 34-12
    September 15, 2018
    EUREKA – Le’Anthony Reasnover (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) scored all five touchdowns, Antonio Greenwood (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) recorded a sack and an interception and the Eureka College football team opened the season 3-0 for the first time since 1991 in a 34-12 victory over Finlandia as part of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Challenge Series, Saturday afternoon at McKinzie Field.
  • Preview: Finlandia Visits Saturday For NACC-MIAA Challenge Series
    September 12, 2018
    EUREKA -- The unbeaten Eureka College football team will play on its home turf for the second consecutive weekend when winless Finlandia visits for a 1 p.m. non-conference kickoff this Saturday at McKinzie Field. Saturday’s game, part of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Challenge Series, marks the first-ever football meeting between Eureka and Finlandia.
  • Logan Noel Named NACC Defensive Player of the Week
    September 11, 2018
    WAUKESHA, Wis. – Eureka College sophomore linebacker Logan Noel (Westville, Ill./Westville H.S.) has been chosen Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced Tuesday morning. Noel had six tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and a sack in the Red Devils’ 38-6 non-conference rout of Iowa Wesleyan last Saturday night.
  • Red Devils Overwhelm Iowa Wesleyan, 38-6
    September 08, 2018
    EUREKA – Le’Anthony Reasnover (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) ran for 159 yards and scored a first-quarter touchdown to become the program’s all-time leading scorer, Drew Barth (Minonk, Ill./Fieldcrest H.S.) racked up 221 yards of total offense and a swarming defense combined for 14 tackles for loss, sending the Eureka College football team to a convincing 38-6 non-conference victory over Iowa Wesleyan, Saturday night at McKinzie Field.
  • Tanner Kuhne Lands Red Devils’ First Weekly NACC Honor
    September 05, 2018
    WAUKESHA, Wis. – Eureka College junior kicker Tanner Kuhne (Princeton, Ill./Princeton H.S.) has been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Special Teams Player of the Week, according to an announcement from the league office, Wednesday morning. Kuhne was perfect on seven extra-point attempts in the Red Devils’ 49-24 win at Knox last Saturday.
  • Dairy Daughters to Play Home Opener Pregame Tailgate Saturday
    September 05, 2018
    EUREKA – Dairy Daughters, the Nashville-based country music duo of Shelby Dressel and Megan Gertken, will perform Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. at the RJR Transportation Stage across the street from McKinzie Field in advance of the Eureka College football home opener.
  • Preview: Eureka Ready For Bright Lights, Iowa Wesleyan in Home Opener
    September 05, 2018
    EUREKA -- Following its sixth season-opening victory of the Kurt Barth coaching era, the Eureka College football team will gear up for its home opener this Saturday when Iowa Wesleyan visits McKinzie Field for a 7 p.m. kickoff under the lights.
  • Red Devils Rip Knox, Regain Lincoln Bowl Trophy, 49-24
    September 01, 2018
    GALESBURG, Ill. -- The Eureka College football team rolled up 519 yards of total offense -- its third 500-yard game since 2015 -- on its way to a 49-24 non-conference rout of Knox in the seventh annual Lincoln Bowl in Galesburg, Ill. The final 25-point margin marked Eureka's most lopsided win in the series with the Prairie Fire since a 41-7 victory in Galesburg on Sept. 7, 1991.
  • Preview: Eureka to Visit Knox Saturday in 115th Season Opener
    August 28, 2018
    EUREKA -- Eureka will open its 115th season of football Saturday afternoon when the Red Devils make the 64-mile trek to the Knosher Bowl in Galesburg, Ill. for the seventh annual Lincoln Bowl against Knox at 1 p.m.
  • Red Devils Voted Fourth in Preseason NACC Poll
    August 17, 2018
    WAUKESHA, Wis. – The Eureka College football team inched closer to ushering in its latest era Friday when the Red Devils were picked fourth in a preseason Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference poll conducted by league head coaches and sports information directors. Defending champion Lakeland received 12 of a possible 16 first-place votes for 123 points to be chosen as the preseason favorite.
  • Red Devils Open Preseason Football Camp Friday
    August 10, 2018
    EUREKA – On a steamy Friday afternoon in which more than 90 student-athletes reported to campus, the Eureka College football team began preseason camp for the 115th season in program history at McKinzie Field.
  • Le’Anthony Reasnover Named to D3football.com Preseason All-America Team
    July 30, 2018
    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Eureka College senior running back Le’Anthony Reasnover (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) added to his growing list of preseason accolades Monday afternoon, earning a spot on the 2018 D3football.com preseason All-American Team. Reasnover, who was picked for the Third Team, is Eureka’s first-ever All-America selection by D3football.com.
  • Le’Anthony Reasnover Earns National Preseason Honor
    July 23, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College senior running back Le’Anthony Reasnover (Momence, Ill./Momence H.S.) has been named to the College Football America 2018 Yearbook’s NCAA Division III Starting Lineup, according to a Sunday announcement from the publication. Reasnover, one of two running backs listed on CFA’s version of a preseason All-America Team, will enter his final collegiate season as the Red Devils’ all-time leading rusher with 3,849 yards.