The aim for the Eastern Kentucky University Colonels will be to bounce back this week. E-K-U lost its first home game of the season Saturday to league leading Belmont 85 to 74. This Thursday Eastern travels to UT-Martin. The University of Kentucky Wildcats got a five point win over L-S-U Saturday. This Tuesday night UK takes on the SEC leader Mississippi in Oxford. University of Louisville dropped its third straight game, losing to Georgetown 53-51 over the weekend. U of L hosts Pittsburg tonight.
In women’s basketball, E-K-U beat Belmont by four Saturday. Eastern hosts Tennessee State tonight at McBrayer. UK beat L-S-U by 13 Sunday and the hoops team takes on Georgia next Sunday. And the U of L women took a three point win over St John’s yesterday. The Cards travel to University South Florida Wednesday.