Sports Watch Headlines
Topping the sports news tonight, the New England Patriots see something they like about the football players from Eastern Illinois University!
Panther's linebacker, Kamu Grugier-Hill, will be a new face of the Patriots family.
Hill was picked in the sixth round, 208th overall, in the NFL draft on Saturday.
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NFL Draft Recap
The Bears and Colts add more talent to their rosters thanks to the N-F-L draft.
The Bears traded up two picks to select Georgia outside linebacker Leonard Floyd ninth overall, while the Colts selected center Ryan Kelly with the 18th overall pick.
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EIU at Drake Relays
Eastern Illinois track and field has 13 athletes at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa.
Kristen Paris finished 7th today in the 800m run, while multiple competitors start tomorrow, including Johnathan Boey in the men's 100m dash and Anita Saffa in the women's 100.
Watch WEIU News Watch tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. for mor updates.
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Lake Land Softball Sweeps Doubleheader
The Lakers are now on a seven game winning streak after picking up a W in both games of a doubleheader against Lincoln Trail College Tuesday.
In game one the Lakers left Lincoln with a scoreless game of 8-0
The first victory wasn't enough, as Lake Land came back in game two with another blowout, 9-1.
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