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Coming up: Eastern Washington Eagles

Thu., Jan. 5, 2012

RECORD: 7-7 overall, 1-1 Big Sky

COMING UP: Tonight vs. Weber State, 6:05 (SWX); Saturday vs. Northern Arizona, 6:05 p.m. Games at Reese Court.

OUTLOOK: The Eagles are unbeaten (4-0) at home but face their biggest home game of the year against Big Sky preseason favorite Weber State. The matchup features the conference’s top two teams according to this week’s RPI rankings, with Weber at 103rd and EWU at 128th. The Wildcats (10-3, 2-0), have won four straight, including double-digit wins last week over Idaho State and Sacramento State, and also own an 80-51 victory over Utah of the Pac-12. Weber is led by national scoring leader Damian Lillard (25.2 ppg). On Saturday, the Eagles face NAU (5-9, 1-1), led by freshman guard James Douglas (13.2 ppg).



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