EIU Panthers take down Tennessee Tech


CHARLESTON (WCIA) — Eastern Illinois defeated Tennessee Tech 84-59 on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers are now undefeated at Lantz Arena with a 5-0 record, while improving the 9-9 on the season.

Kashawn Charles scored a career-high 23 points, while Mack Smith added 13. EIU shot 54% from 3-point range, while ending the game with a 10-0 run led by Josiah Wallace who scored 11 points.

EIU continues play at Lantz Arena on Thursday , January 23rd to face UT Martin at 7:30 p.m.

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