• Horn-to-Sanders TDs lift Jacksonville St to OVC lead, 30-14 Bryant Horn threw a pair of touchdowns to Krenwick Sanders as Jacksonville State rallied past Eastern Illinois 30-19 in a clash of Ohio Valley Conference unbeatens on Saturday. Oct 21
  • Greer blocks FG as E. Illinois holds off Murray St. in 2OT Isaiah Johnson rushed for 236 yards, Matt Severino kicked two field goals in overtime and Terrell Greer ended the game with a blocked field goal as Eastern Illinois defeated Murray State 27-24 in double overtime on Saturday. Oct 14
  • Eastern Illinois holds off Tennessee Tech 24-23 Bud Martin connected with Alexander Hollins for three touchdowns, including the go-ahead score midway through the fourth quarter, and Eastern Illinois held off winless Tennessee Tech for a 24-23 victory Saturday night. Oct 7
  • Gilkey lifts E. Illinois to 19-16 2OT win over Tennessee St. Scott Gilkey Jr. ran for two touchdowns including the game winner in double overtime and Eastern Illinois defeated Tennessee State 19-16 on Saturday night. Sep 30
  • Illinois St tops E Illinois in 106th Mid-America Classic James Robinson rushed for 89 yards with a pair of touchdowns and Illinois State took care of longtime in-state rival Eastern Illinois 44-13 on Saturday in the 106th Mid-America Classic. Sep 16
  • 2016 FCS vs. FBS: Ohio Valley Conference (STATS) - Cinderella is allowed out more often than in the month of March. During college football season, FCS programs are adept at drawing national attention as they seek upsets of the larger FBS. May 16
  • FCS draft class review (STATS) - Sam Bradford's the starting quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles, but he doesn't seem to want to be that now that North Dakota State legend (legend? yeah, pretty much) Carson Wentz is in the flock. Apr 30
  • Green, Martin battling to be Eastern Illinois QB (STATS) - Starting quarterback is such a revered position with Eastern Illinois, with past greats including Sean Payton, Tony Romo and Jimmy Garoppolo. Apr 23
  • Eastern Illinois, Indiana State to renew series (STATS) - Eastern Illinois and Indiana State have agreed to resume their 115-year-old rivalry with a four-year home-and-home series beginning next year. Apr 6
  • Ohio Valley Conference spring football primer Longtime power Eastern Kentucky, Tennessee Tech and Austin Peay have first-year coaches. It brings the number of new coaches since 2014 to seven of out of nine OVC programs. Mar 7
  • Tweaks to FCS playoffs being considered (STATS) - The general feeling across FCS college football is the national playoffs have grown to their highest point - interest rising alongside the expansion of qualifiers, which are positioned at a well-received 24 teams. Feb 17
  • FCS championship may gain 'bowl' rebrand (STATS) - The FCS conferences whose national playoffs have long set them apart in Division I want to go "bowling" as well. Feb 12
  • Eastern Illinois seeks another playoff run Two the three teams the Panthers lost to while opening last season remain on the schedule, although this time they will host Western Illinois on Sept. 3 and visit rival Illinois State on Sept. 17. In between they will go to Miami of Ohio on Sept. 10. Feb 11
  • FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS (STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent: Feb 2
  • FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS (STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent: Feb 2
  • FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS (STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent: Feb 2
  • Changes recommended for FCS playoffs (STATS) - If the FCS playoffs undergo change for next season, the process will start to move that way this week. Jan 25
  • Jacksonville State's success raises bar in OVC (STATS) - Throughout Jacksonville State's playoff run toward its first FCS championship game appearance, it boastfully carried the flag of the Ohio Valley Conference. Jan 15
  • Bison, No. 1 go together ... again (STATS) - Complacency won't settle in with North Dakota State football any time soon even though the Bison are reveling in their record fifth straight FCS national championship. Jan 11
  • FCS finalists, Jacksonville State headline STATS All-America Team (STATS) - The leading vote-getters for the two national player of the year awards headlined the STATS FCS All-America Team, but many other players, teams and conferences had reason to take a bow Tuesday. Dec 15