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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, ...

Eastern Washington’s bench celebrates a score against Stanford during the Eagles’ 67-61 win earlier this season. (Ben Margot / Associated Press)

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 3:56 p.m.

Eastern Washington revels - but not too much - in epic win at Stanford

The morning after one of the biggest wins in Eastern Washington basketball history, Shantay Legans wasn’t exactly soaking in the glory. Instead, the first-year Eagles coach and his young staff were absorbed in the scouting report on UNLV, where the ...

Eagles head coach Shantay Legans looks on during Sunday’s game against the Huskies in Seattle. (James Snook / For The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 9:38 p.m.

EWU tests Huskies before falling 79-69

SEATTLE – Eleven missed free throws and 40 percent shooting by Eastern Washington along with a career game from Washington’s Noah Dickerson led to a 79-69 loss to the Huskies on Sunday. EWU began a 10-game road trip with a ...

Shantay Legans’ Eastern Washington Eagles face a rugged nonconference schedule in his second season as head coach. (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 5 p.m.

Eastern Washington signs Seattle guard Elijah Jackson

Hoping to reap more success in its own backyard, Eastern Washington has signed Seattle guard Elijah Jackson to a letter of intent to play next year, coach Shantay Legans announced Thursday. “Adding a recruit from our own backyard is not ...

Eastern Washington’s Delaney Hodgins was picked Big Sky Conference preseason MVP by the coaches. (File / SR)

Delaney Hodgins leads Eastern Washington women into 2017-18 season

Delaney Hodgins appreciates the honor – Big Sky Conference coaches voted her the preseason MVP – but not the implications of her Eagles being picked for a seventh-place finish. “That means they don’t respect our returning players,” said Hodgins, who ...

New Eastern Washington University basketball head coach Shantay Legans answers questions from the media after the Eagles’ third day of practice on Thursday. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

EWU men take exhibition win over Portland

Graduate transfer Benas Griciunas scored 18 points in leading Eastern Washington to a 76-70 victory over host Portland on Sunday in Portland in an exhibition game benefiting the American Red Cross Hurricane Maria disaster relief efforts.



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