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Eastern Washington’s Luka Vulikic, left, shoots against Stanford’s Michael Humphrey  on Nov. 14, 2017, in Stanford, California. Eastern Washington won 67-61. (Ben Margot / AP)

Eastern Washington men exude confidence in improved Big Sky Conference

Eastern Washington took some lumps during the nonconference men’s basketball season. Now the Eagles hope to inflict a few on their Big Sky Conference brethren. “I think we’re going to surprise people,” said Eagles coach Shantay Legans, whose team was ...

Eastern Washington guard Bogdan Bliznyuk is introduced before the Eagles’ Nov. 10 game this season against Walla Walla University  in Cheney. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Eastern Washington men clamp down on NAIA Providence before holiday break

For Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans, this really was the best of both worlds. The Eagles won comfortably, 94-66, in Wednesday’s nonconference men’s basketball game against Providence of Montana. But even with Christmas around the corner, they never looked too ...

Eastern Washington guard Bogdan Bliznyuk is introduced before the Eagles’ Nov. 10 game this season against Walla Walla University  in Cheney. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Eastern Washington men vow not to look past NAIA Providence

Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach Shantay Legans is taking nothing for granted. The Eagles are coming off a dominant win and face an NAIA team on Wednesday, but Legans hopes his players feel the same way. “You have to prepare ...

Eastern Washington’s Bogdan Bliznyuk wins Big Sky weekly honor

After a 30-point effort in one game and a near triple-double in another, Eastern Washington senior forward Bogdan Bliznyuk is the Big Sky Conference player of the week. The honor is the first of the season for Bliznyuk, who averaged ...

UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 9:33 p.m.

Eastern Washington men end grueling streak with overtime loss at Wyoming

LARAMIE, Wyo. – Justin James scored on a fast break after a steal, Hayden Dalton threw down back-to-back dunks and Nyaires Redding hit a pair of free throws with 1 second left as Wyoming slammed the door on Eastern Washington 93-88 in overtime in nonconference men’s basketball Tuesday night. EWU has been on a 10-game road since Nov. 12 and has lost its last five.

Wyoming’s Hayden Dalton (20) drives with New Mexico's Tim Williams (32) trailing during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Dalton leads the Cowboys in scoring and faces Eastern Washington on Tuesday. (Juan Antonio Labreche / AP)

Eastern Washington’s long road trip finishes up at Wyoming

The odyssey is almost over. Tuesday night’s game at Wyoming will be the final stop for Eastern Washington in a 10-game, 36-day road trip that began on Veterans Day. It also may be one of the most difficult for the ...

Eastern Washington forward Jesse Hunt (34) looks for a shot against Seattle forward Scott Ulaneo (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Seattle on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Seattle won 84-65. (Courtney Pedroza / Associated Press)

UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 7:43 p.m.

Hayford’s Redhawks beat EWU 84-65

SEATTLE – Once again the mentor beats the pupil. Matej Kavas scored 26 points, Josh Hearlihy added 20 and Seattle defeated Eastern Washington 84-65 on Sunday. Jordan Hill contributed 13 points and eight assists and Richaud Gittens had 11 points ...

Utah routs Eastern Washington, continues dominance of Big Sky teams

SALT LAKE CITY – David Collette scored a season-high 24 points on 11-of-12 shooting from the field to help Utah sprint away for an 85-69 nonconference men’s basketball victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night. Sedrick Barefield added 12 points ...

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 10:33 p.m.

Kris Clyburn, Shakur Juiston lead UNLV over Eastern Washington

LAS VEGAS – Kris Clyburn scored 19 points, Shakur Juiston added 13 points and a career-high 18 rebounds and UNLV beat Eastern Washington 91-76 in nonconference men’s basketball on Friday night at the Thomas & Mack Center. Clyburn was 7 of 8 from the field and made three 3-pointers. Brandon McCoy had 17 points and Jovan Mooring chipped in 15 points for UNLV (3-0).

Stanford’s Daejon Davis looks to pass the ball away from Eastern Washington’s Jacob Davison, left, and Bogdan Bliznyuk on Tuesday. (Ben Margot / Associated Press)

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:34 p.m.

Fresh off big Stanford win, Eastern Washington takes on UNLV

After big win, Eastern Washington faces another tall task Friday night. Fresh off a landmark 67-61 nonconference win at Stanford, the Eagles face another physical team Friday night at UNLV. The Runnin’ Rebels are anchored in the paint by 7-foot, ...



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