EKU BASKETBALL | Colonels Getting Ready for Four Consecutive Home Games

01/30/2018 02:25 PM

The EKU men’s basketball team is getting ready for its first of four straight home games, a the Colonels (8-15, 2-8) host Belmont (17-6, 9-1) on Thursday night.

Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET inside McBrayer Arena.

The Colonels enter the Ohio Valley Conference match-up riding a four-game losing streak.

They are also dealing with the loss of forward Jackson Davis, who was declared done for the season this past weekend after tearing the labrum in his left shoulder during a practice in mid-January.

Head coach Dan McHale joined Sports Night on Tuesday to preview Thursday’s game and to discuss the team’s upcoming four-game stretch:

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Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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