Marcus Lewis scored 19 points and Glenn Cosey hit five 3-pointers and finished with 18 points as Eastern Kentucky defeated Tennessee-Martin 89-66 Thursday night.
The Colonels (15-7, 6-3 Ohio Valley) shot a scorching 64 percent from the field and sank 10 3-pointers. Eric Stutz scored 14 points, Tarius Johnson chipped in 12 and Orlando Williams had 10.
UT-Martin (7-17, 2-7) shot...
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January 30, 2014
Marcus Lewis scored 17 points to lead Eastern Kentucky over Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne 90-68.
Eastern Kentucky (9-4) got 16 points and nine rebounds from Eric Stutz and 11 points from Corey Walden. Glenn Cosey added 10 points and five assists for the Colonels.
IPFW (10-5) was led by Mo Evans with 13 points. Joe Edwards added 12 points and Isaiah McCray chipped in with 10 points...
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December 29, 2013
Marcus Lewis scored 20 points and Glenn Cosey 19 as Eastern Kentucky rode a big first half to an 84-73 victory over North Carolina A&T on Wednesday night.
The Colonels (8-4) were up 44-26 at halftime after shooting 63 percent. The Aggies (3-8) committed 14 turnovers in that half, which the Colonels, third in the nation in steals, turned into 24 points.
The Aggies suffered from...
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December 18, 2013
The Eastern Kentucky Colonels basketball team held their annual Hoopfest on Wednesday, and Junior guard Marcus Lewis highlighted the show. A teammate held a ball and stood under the basket while Lewis ran from out of bounds jump over the man and reverse dunk it in.
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Here are some fun facts about Eastern Kentucky University:
It is located in Richmond, Ky.
It has roughly 15,000 undergraduate students.
It is the alma mater of Jets coach Rex Ryan.
It has a basketball player named Marcus Lewis who has crazy hops.
Lewis showed off his ups in an impressive alley-oop dunk that was unfortunately only captured on a brief, grainy video. The EKU Colonels...
In what has to be the best in-bounds ally-oop dunk of the season, Eastern Kentucky's Marcus Lewis soared above the rim to embarrass Southeast Missouri State on Saturday.
The junior guard not only slammed down the rock, he faked out two SEMO defenders on his way down the lane and into highlight reel immortality.
2,922 fans saw Lewis help the Colonels to a 81-72 victory in the...
The ally-oop has become a staple of basketball on every single level. Most of the time, we see it used as a backdoor set play in a half-court offense, or it’s the way to get up and down the court quickly on a fastbreak. But it is even more impressive when it is used on an out-of-bounds set. This is when the athleticism and size of a player comes into play. That’s exactly what...