EKU FOOTBALL | Dean Hood's Colonels regrouping after disappointing loss

11/04/2015 06:30 AM

The Colonels football team received their first blemish on their conference schedule by getting shut out at Jacksonville State, the number one team in the FBS. EKU lost 34- 0 at the hands of the Gamecocks, but have to quickly forget about the loss in order to prepare for an equally tough Tennessee-Martin team.

UT-Martin and EKU have similar records so far this season. Both teams are 5-3 with losses to two FBS schools and Jacksonville State. The big difference is where EKU failed to score a point on JSU, the Skyhawks put up 41 on the top ranked team, and ultimately only lost by a touchdown.

Head Colonel Dean Hood knows his team needs to forget the loss to JSU, and prepare for a game that could have serious playoff implications.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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