After a long wait, the Eureka men’s basketball team made its return to Dave Darnall Court and earned an 85-78 victory over Iowa Wesleyan on Saturday.
The Red Devils trailed the Tigers by three points at the half, but with improved shooting from distance and poise on the floor, the home team outscored Iowa Wesleyan by 49-39 in the second half to secure a 7-point win.
EUREKA – This spring, Eureka College fans can show their Red Devil pride from afar by purchasing cutouts of themselves to be placed in Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center during home volleyball and basketball games.
For more than 125 years, intercollegiate athletics have thrived at Eureka College. Our decorated history includes a national championship, a parade of individual All-Americans and generations of student-athletes that have gone on to be transformational leaders in every walk of life. Along with our rich history, Eureka College boasts ongoing on-field success and passionate support from the student body and campus community.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The 2019-20 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Winter All-Academic Team was released on Tuesday, and Eureka College’s Olivia Falls (Bloomington, Ill./Bloomington) and Ethan Zulz (Washburn, Ill./Lowpoint-Washburn) were selected.
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. — Eureka seniors Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) and Jordan Dehm (Metamora, Ill./Metamora) are ending their collegiate careers with All-St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors.
EUREKA — The 2019-20 season came to an end in triumphant fashion for the Eureka men’s basketball team and its six seniors on Saturday. It wasn’t a championship or a tournament berth-clinching win, but the Red Devils came from behind and rallied past familiar foe Greenville to claim a 137-129 victory at Reagan Athletic Complex.
EUREKA — The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament is less than 10 days away. The Eureka men’s basketball team’s play this week will decide if last year’s tourney champs will be in attendance this time around.
EUREKA — Last week, Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) was selected to participate in the Dark Horse Dunker competition. This week, he was named the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the third time this season.
EUREKA — With four games to play, the Eureka men’s basketball team can’t afford a misstep. The Red Devils are hosting Fontbonne at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
ATLANTA – Eureka’s Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) has been selected to participate in the “Dark Horse Dunker” competition. And if he gets enough fan votes, he could get a chance to compete in the College Slam Dunk Championship at the Final Four in Atlanta this April.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – The Eureka men’s basketball team had their shot to knock off MacMurray on its home floor on Thursday. It just didn’t fall, and the Highlanders claimed a 77-74 victory over the Red Devils in St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.
EUREKA — The Eureka men’s basketball team is in the mix, and primed to work its way back up the ladder in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Red Devils can keep their pace with wins over MacMurray and Iowa Wesleyan this week.