July 23, 2013

Eastern Illinois picked to finish first in OVC, EKU second

Eastern Illinois was tabbed the favorite to win the Ohio Valley Conference football title, followed by Eastern Kentucky. Results of the poll of league head coaches and sports information directors were released Monday at Nashville during media day activities. Eastern Illinois picked up 12 of 18 first-place votes and totaled 122 points. EKU netted four first-place votes and 114 points. Murray State was selected selected to finish sixth, along with Tennessee Tech, tying for 53 points.

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