2019-20 Eureka Men's Basketball News

  • Westminster Hands EC Men First SLIAC Loss, 96-84
    December 14, 2019
    EUREKA —The Eureka men’s basketball team’s five-game winning streak came to an end with a 96-84 loss to Westminster at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena on Saturday.
  • Red Devils Aiming for Sixth Straight Win, 3-0 League Start
    December 13, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka men’s basketball team snagged a pair of wins in the first week of St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play. Now, the Red Devils are looking to improve to 3-0 with a league win over Westminster in the last home game of 2019.
  • Dakota Bennington Named Back-to-Back SLIAC Player of the Week
    December 09, 2019
    EUREKA — For the second week in a row, Eureka’s Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) is the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
  • Red Devils Stay Sharp, Pounce on Principia, 112-93
    December 07, 2019
    ELSAH, Ill. – Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria) dropped season-high 31 points and the Eureka men’s basketball team seized their second straight road win over a league opponent with a 112-93 victory at Principia on Saturday.
  • EC’s Hunt for SLIAC Championship Begins at Blackburn
    December 04, 2019
    EUREKA — It’s St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play time for the Eureka men’s basketball team. After a 4-1 start to the season, the Red Devils will tip-off league play at Blackburn at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Then, on Saturday at 3 p.m., they’ll continue it at Principia.
  • Red Devils Hold Off Beavers, 91-81
    December 04, 2019
    CARLINVILLE, Ill. – Senior guard Austin Juergens (Pekin, Ill/Pekin H.S) paced the Red Devils with a game-high 25 points as Eureka opened St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with a 91-81 win over Blackburn on Wednesday.
  • Dakota Bennington Named SLIAC Player of the Week
    December 02, 2019
    EUREKA — For the first time this season, Eureka’s Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) is the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
  • Red Devils Hold off Dominican, 93-80
    November 26, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka men’s basketball team improved to 4-1 with a 93-80 victory over Dominican on its home floor Tuesday night.
  • EC Men Hosting Dominican, Then Headed to Big Easy
    November 25, 2019
    EUREKA — While the student body heads home for Thanksgiving week, the Eureka men’s basketball team continues to grind.
  • Eureka Pushes Through, Outguns Grinnell, 122-115
    November 20, 2019
    EUREKA — For the third time in the past two years, the Eureka men’s basketball team beat The System. The Red Devils pushed through, outgunned and outlasted Grinnell 122-115 on a rowdy Wednesday evening at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • EC Men to Take on Grinnell System in Home Shootout
    November 19, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka men’s basketball team came away with a split on the road last week. On Wednesday, the Red Devils return to their home floor for a shootout against Grinnell.
  • Red Devils Run Past Knox, 83-56
    November 16, 2019
    GALESBURG, ILL. — The Eureka men's basketball team bounced back with a dominant 83-56 victory over Knox Saturday night.
  • Red Devils Fall to Monmouth on the Road, 83-71
    November 15, 2019
    MONMOUTH, Ill. – Monmouth handed the Eureka men’s basketball team its first loss of the season Friday night, topping the Red Devils 83-71.
  • New-look Red Devils Taking Show on the Road
    November 14, 2019
    EUREKA — A week after the Eureka men’s basketball team’s emphatic season-opening victory over Berea, the Red Devils are ready for their next pair of tests. EC takes on Monmouth 6 p.m. Friday and Knox 6 p.m. Saturday.
  • Red Devils Come Out Hot, Cruise to Victory Over Berea, 94-78
    November 08, 2019
    EUREKA — With a hot start, balanced offense and solid defense, the Red Devils made sure it wasn’t ever close on Friday night. EC cruised to a 94-78 season-opening win at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena, taking down the Mountaineers for the first time in three meetings.
  • Notebook: After Storied 2018-19 Run, Red Devils' Encore Begins
    November 07, 2019
    On Friday night at 6 p.m., roughly 100 years since the program began, the Eureka men’s basketball team will open the 2019-2020 season. The Red Devils are hosting Berea in a highly-anticipated season opener inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
  • EC Men’s Basketball Tabbed Third in SLIAC Preseason Poll
    October 23, 2019
    BELLEVILLE, Ill. — Less than nine months after the Eureka men’s basketball team reached the NCAA Division III Tournament for the first time in program history, the Red Devils have been selected to finish third in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
  • Former Eureka Star Shea Feehan Signs with Kosovo’s KB Prishtina
    August 23, 2019
    PEORIA, Ill. — It wasn’t long ago that Shea Feehan was putting up historic numbers and collecting accolades for the Red Devils. Now, the 2018 Eureka College graduate is counting down the hours until he begins his professional basketball career.