Eastern Kentucky University Athletics announced on Tuesday the release of a new mobile app for Colonel fans.
Developed in partnership with From Now On, the new EKUSports app will feature gameday promotions, schedules, bios, live stats, live streaming, ticket sales and push notifications.
Fans who download the app and turn on notifications will receive a free breakfast sandwich from McDonalds.
The new EKUSports app will serve as a one-stop-shop location for fans to access gameday content like multimedia, schedules, stats, roster and fan guides. The new app will also feature new promotional offers for fans from various EKU Athletics partners.
From Now On CEO Sue Thaden shared, "The Colonel Athletics team has been fantastic to work with and we are excited to be their partner. We look forward to supporting their fan engagement efforts this season and beyond!"
Fans can download the new EKUSports app from both the App Store and Google Play, or by going here: ekusports.app.link/launch
EKU releases men's golf schedule
Head coach Mike Whitson released the Eastern Kentucky University men's golf schedule for the 2019-20 season on Tuesday.
The Colonels will compete in five tournaments in both the fall and the spring.
EKU will tee off first at the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational at the Guyan Country Club in Huntington, West Virginia on Sept. 9-10.
A quick turnaround brings the Colonels home four days later, Sept. 14-15, to Richmond for the Raising Canes Intercollegiate at the University Club at Arlington. EKU finished second in the tournament last year with a score of 848 (+8).
The fall portion of the schedule concludes on Nov. 3-5 with a trip to Kiawah Island, South Carolina for the East Bay Deli Classic at Turtle Point Golf Club.
EKU resumes play in the spring on Feb. 17-18 for the President's Day Match Play at Weston Hills Golf Club in Weston, Florida.
The regular season concludes at Penn State when the Colonels compete in the Rutherford Intercollegiate on April 18-19.
The Ohio Valley Conference Championship will take place on April 26-29 on the Fighting Joe Course at The Shoals in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Eastern has placed among the top four at the OVC Championship 38 times in the last 42 years. The Colonels have captured 12 OVC Championships.