Stories tagged: Big sky
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
Saturday afternoon at Reese Court was all about saying bye to a trio of seniors, including career scoring leader Bogdan Bliznyuk, Sir Washington and Benas Griciunas. Then the Eagles went …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
Idaho had its season leading scorer, Victor Sanders, on the floor for only 8 minutes in the second half, as he battled foul trouble and eventually fouled out with 5 …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
With one game left at Northern Arizona on Friday, the Eagles (16-13 overall and 11-6 in the Big Sky) can finish no higher than second place but no lower than …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk drilled a late 3-pointer to put Eastern Washington in front for good, sending the Eagles to a 74-69 Big Sky Conference victory over Idaho State Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Nate Sherwood had 15 points and 10 rebounds and hit all four of his free throws in the final 24 seconds to help Idaho beat Weber State 68-62 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Brandon Boyd made a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds left and finished with 32 points to lead Idaho State to an 86-83 victory over Idaho on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk scored 27 points, 19 in the second half, and Eastern Washington beat Weber State with a 75-70 victory on Thursday night that ended the Wildcats’ nine-game winning streak.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
With four games left in the regular season, the Eastern Washington men and women have the same goal: a top-four finish in the final standings and first-round byes in the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 10 p.m.
After Saturday’s win over Montana State, the topic at Eastern Washington’s postgame presser turned to free throws – especially Bogdan Bliznyuk’s knack for making a lot of them. Bliznyuk has …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
In a game in which Idaho consistently came up with big plays, it saved the best for last.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Victor Sanders scored 12 of his 21 points in the last seven minutes as Idaho rallied to defeat visiting Montana State 88-78.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Eastern Washington has lost two straight games for the first time since mid-November. With the Big Sky tournament less than three weeks away, a win over the league leaders would …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
Nate Sherwood scored 23 points, and Brayon Blake blocked a shot in the final seconds to give Idaho a 66-64 victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night.
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
A scheduling philosophy that helped build interest in University of Idaho women’s basketball nearly 40 years ago when the Vandals began playing the game seriously is making a resurgence.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Timely early shooting from Mikayla Ferenz allowed Idaho to build a comfortable 11-point lead, and Ferenz and Geraldine McCorkell led the Vandals with 29 and 26 points, respectively.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
The presence of Idaho’s Victor Sanders, the Vandals’ No. 2 career scorer, and Eastern Washington’s Bogdan Bliznyuk, the Eagles’ all-time scorer, ought to help the gate, and the game has …
Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Riding a six-game winning streak, the Idaho women’s basketball team will have revenge on its mind when Big Sky Conference rival Eastern Washington comes to the Cowan Spectrum.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 6:47 p.m.
In its first year with the two-tiered letter of intent signing, and in its first recruiting cycle since returning to the Big Sky Conference, Idaho football addressed current needs on …
Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
For the second time in three weeks, Eastern Washington University women’s basketball player Delaney Hodgins has earned the Big Sky Player of the Week nod.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Perrion Callandret had 23 points on 10-of-14 shooting and Idaho led the entire way in an 81-58 victory over Sacramento State on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Holland Woods scored a career-high 29 points on a school-record 10-for-10 shooting and Portland State defeated Eastern Washington 94-81 in a Big Sky men’s basketball game on Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Delaney Hodgins became the all-time scoring leader in Eastern Washington women’s basketball history Thursday, surpassing her sister Hayley during an 83-76 Big Sky Conference home win over Sacramento State.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s motto this week: two for the road. For several reasons, the Eagles could use a sweep this weekend at Sacramento State and Portland State.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
Victor Sanders became Idaho’s career No. 2 scorer and his 26 points led the Vandals to a 96-71 win over North Dakota on Saturday night in Cowan Spectrum.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
There will be more games like this for Eastern Washington, with hard-nosed defense, multiple lead changes and clutch plays at the end. Saturday afternoon’s Big Sky Conference encounter with Northern …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
Chaz Glotta led a balanced scoring attack with 17 points and was perfect from the field as Northern Colorado took down Idaho 80-63 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk scored 28 points and his first basket, a pretty 3 from the corner a little over a minute into the game, made him the all-time leading scorer at …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
Idaho will observe its second annual Tribal Nations Night when the Vandals play host to the University of North Dakota on Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk is excited about becoming the leading career scorer in Eastern Washington history. He just doesn’t want to talk about it.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
With Bogdan Bliznyuk coming up just short in his quest for the school’s career scoring record, the Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team came up just short of a road …