-EKU enters the game 1-0 after defeating Robert Morris last week 38-6.
-In the FCS Coaches’ Poll, EKU is ranked 21st.
-Dean Hood is in his 6th season as Head Coach; his record is 35-23.
-EKU was picked 2nd in the preseason OVC poll behind Eastern Illinois, who won the league last year.
-The Colonels lost 11 starters from last year’s team, including their quarterback.