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Eastern Washington University women’s basketball coaches Wendy Schuller and Bryce Currie, right, guide their team against Idaho, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 in Cheney, Wash. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 6:23 p.m.

Eastern Washington women’s basketball adds five players to roster

Eastern Washington women’s basketball coach Wendy Schuller has signed five new players, bringing this year’s recruiting class to eight. “Overall, the late signees in addition to our early signing class bring a wealth of size and talent to our team,” ...

Senior forward Johnathan Williams leaves the McCarthey Athletic Center floor after the Zags defeated Pepperdine in February. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:01 p.m.

Spokane, Cheney hoop fans receive high marks in WalletHub rankings

A round of applause for basketball fans in Spokane and perhaps a standing ovation for Cheney. Gonzaga has ranked among the nation’s top collegiate programs for decades and that was largely reflected in WalletHub’s ranking of the 291 best and ...

UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 6:36 p.m.

Eastern Washington basketball adds high-scoring guard Mike Meadows

Eastern Washington men’s basketball has added a high-scoring guard from Southern California, coach Shantay Legans announced Tuesday. Mike Meadows averaged 24 points, five rebounds and five assists at Campbell Hall School in Studio City, where he was a four-time all-conference ...

Savannah State forward Ralueke Orizu, right, attempts to make a pass in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, in Waco, Texas. (Tony Gutierrez / Associated Press)

UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 5:42 p.m.

Eastern Washington basketball adds Savannah State transfer Ralueke Orizu

Eastern Washington has added some size in the frontcourt with the signing of Savannah State transfer Ralueke Orizu, coach Shantay Legans announced Thursday. The 6-foot-10, 190-pound Orizu will redshirt next season, leaving him with three seasons of eligibility. A native ...

Eastern Washington’s Bogdan Bliznyuk (32) drives past Southern Utah’s Dwayne Morgan in a men’s Big Sky Tournament semi-final game held at the Reno Events Center on Friday, March 9, 2018 in Reno, Nevada. (Tom R. Smedes / Associated Press)

UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 4:06 p.m.

Eastern Washington senior Bogdan Bliznyuk named honorable mention All-American

A remarkable season got even better Tuesday for Eastern Washington senior Bogdan Bliznyuk. After breaking almost every school record and becoming the leading scorer in Big Sky Conference history, Bliznyuk was named an honorable mention All-American by the Associated Press. ...

Eastern Washington guard Bogdan Bliznyuk, the school and Big Sky Conference career scoring leader, will play in one of the nation’s top All-Star games on Friday in San Antonio. (Courtney Pedroza / Associated Press)

Bogdan Bliznyuk chosen for Reese’s College All-Star Game

Big Sky Conference all-time leading scorer Bogdan Bliznyuk of Eastern Washington has been chosen for the Reese’s College All-Star Game on Friday in San Antonio. The game is hosted by the National Association of Basketball Coaches at the Alamodome, site ...

Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans says his team is ‘going to take it and have fun’ as the Eagles extend their season in the CBI. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 10:44 p.m.

EWU coach Shantay Legans says his team is happy to be playing in CBI

A history-making season isn’t over for Eastern Washington. The Eagles made some more Sunday night, earning a third straight invitation to play in the College Basketball Invitational. Three days after losing to Montana for the Big Sky Conference title, the ...


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