Stories tagged: Bogdan Bliznyuk
UPDATED: Sun., July 8, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
A day before he was slated to make his NBA Summer League debut with the Los Angeles Clippers, former Eastern Washington guard Bogdan Bliznyuk signed a multiyear deal with Israel’s …
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 8:28 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington guard Bogdan Bliznyuk has agreed to a NBA Summer League contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk, the Big Sky Conference’s all-time leading scorer, will likely know his first professional destination following today’s NBA Draft. The 6-foot-6 guard is projected to go either undrafted or …
Sat., May 12, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Press Box Podcast: Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans discusses Bogdan Bliznyuk’s talents, comings and goings of his Eagles
On Friday, Shantay Legans joined host Larry Weir on The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast
Wed., April 18, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk is doing his best to follow in the footsteps of former Eastern Washington teammate Jake Wiley.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington men’s basketball star Bogdan Bliznyuk is making the most of his opportunities.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 4:06 p.m.
A remarkable season got even better Tuesday for Eastern Washington senior Bogdan Bliznyuk.
Mon., March 26, 2018, 8:28 p.m.
Big Sky Conference all-time leading scorer Bogdan Bliznyuk of Eastern Washington has been chosen for the
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
After successful season, Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans ready to roll into next year
With the season over, you’d think Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans could relax. Not so fast – his wife Tatjana is due soon with their second child.
Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference was represented by seven student-athletes on the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 6 team announced on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 7:48 a.m.
While stepping through the wreckage, Eastern Washington was already picking up the pieces Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference’s automatic bid belongs to Montana. The Grizzlies rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat Eastern Washington 82-65 on Saturday night in the championship game of …
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk becomes Big Sky’s all-time leading scorer while leading Eastern Washington to title game
By the end of the night, every basketball fan in the Big Sky Conference had to wonder: How much more history can Bogdan Bliznyuk and Eastern Washington make in one …
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
On a day when the favorites played down to the level of the competition, the Eastern Washington Eagles elevated their game to new heights Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
Either way, Bogdan Bliznyuk is the surest thing in the Big Sky Conference, the basketball version of another lightly recruited Eagle by the name of Cooper Kupp.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
Why not Eastern Washington? Coach Shantay Legans has been asking that question since before the season began, when his Eagles were picked to finish seventh in the Big Sky Conference.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk was honored Monday as the Big Sky Conference Most Valuable Player, joining former Eagles Alvin Snow, Rodney Stuckey and Jacob Wiley as conference MVPs.
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Bogdan Bliznyuk breaks NCAA single-season record for consecutive free-throw makes
With three minutes, 46 seconds left in Eastern Washington’s 85-68 win over Northern Arizona on Saturday afternoon, Bogdan Bliznyuk made two foul shots to set the Division I record for …
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 5:05 p.m.
Besides the chance to build on a four-game winning streak, the Eagles have a chance to earn a first-round bye in next week’s Big Sky Conference tournament and send three …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Another weekend, another milestone for Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk.
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 …
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 10 a.m.
Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk capped another big week with another weekly award Monday.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Records and honors are going hand-in-hand this week for Bogdan Bliznyuk
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, 7:02 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 …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Quietly but surely, Bogdan Bliznyuk and Delaney Hodgins are about to become the leading career scorers in Eastern Washington basketball history.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 4:41 p.m.
Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach Shantay Legans is taking nothing for granted.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
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.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Eastern Washington returned home for the first time since Nov. 10 to snap a five-game losing streak with an 86-58 …