Stories tagged: EWU basketball
Sun., May 14, 2017, 6 a.m.
EWU women’s basketball coach Wendy Schuller a full-time mom on two courts
Basketball season is in the rearview mirror, which makes Mother’s Day the perfect time for some positive reflection at the Schuller home in Cheney.
Wed., May 10, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
Eastern Washington basketball hires assistant Nick Booker
Nick Booker has been hired as the associate head coach on the staff of new Eastern Washington University men’s basketball head coach Shantay Legans.
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington signs 6-foot-8 forward from California
New Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans has signed his first recruit
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley making an impression with NBA scouts
The basketball season is over, but life has moved with fastbreak speed this month for former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley.
Sun., April 16, 2017, 8 a.m.
Shantay Legans finds basketball success at Eastern Washington with hard work, winning personality
Shantay Legans had accepted the inevitable back in the spring of 2011: He was out of a job. Now he’s the head coach at Eastern Washington
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
New generation of Eastern Washington receivers looks to silence the doubters
At Eastern Washington, they’re asking how the Eagles will replace the most productive trio of wide receivers in school history.
Wed., April 12, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Chris Victor follows Jim Hayford to become assistant coach with Seattle University basketball
New Seattle University head basketball coach Jim Hayford named three assistants on Wednesday, including Chris Victor, his former assistant at Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Shantay Legans introduced as new Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach
Shantay Legans got his dream job, but Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves figures he’s the lucky one.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Jim Hayford leaves Eastern Washington for Seattle U.; top assistant Shantay Legans named new basketball coach
The college coaching carrousel made another whirlwind appearance at Eastern Washington on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 4:56 p.m.
With fastbreak speed, Eastern Washington promotes Shantay Legans to lead basketball program
Moving with unprecedented swiftness, Eastern Washington has named a new basketball coach.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
Eastern Washington basketball coach Jim Hayford going to Seattle U.
Seattle University has hired away EWU basketball coach Jim Hayford
Wed., March 29, 2017, 10:05 a.m.
EWU’s Wiley adds All-American honorable mention to his awards
This week’s honorable mention All-America selection puts Jacob Wiley among the greats of Eastern Washington basketball.
Tue., March 28, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Jacob Wiley named honorable mention All-America
The growing list of accolades by Eastern Washington University basketball player Jacob Wiley
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Jim Hayford, Eastern Washington men’s basketball look to build on success
Big Sky Conference basketball coaches will be a bit nervous this spring signing period, wondering what – or who – Jim Hayford will come up with next.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Hot-shooting Wyoming ends Eastern Washington’s season at men’s College Basketball Invitational
The Eastern Washington men’s basketball team made its run.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Eastern Washington hits the road for CBI game at Wyoming
Felix Von Hofe was born and raised in Australia, but thanks to the game of basketball, he’s seen most of America.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
Big Sky, Reno optimistic about future tournaments
The Big Sky Conference believes it’s on a winning streak in the Biggest Little City on the World.
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Eastern Washington, Idaho earn postseason bids
Eastern Washington is in the CBI for the second straight year and Idaho is headed to the CIT.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Eastern Washington falls to Weber State in Big Sky semifinal
The Eastern Washington men’s basketball team’s bid for a second NCAA Tournament appearance in three years came up short on Friday night.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
Eastern Washington advances to Big Sky semifinals with win over Sacramento State
How strange was this scene – and how reassuring for Eastern Washington basketball fans.
Wed., March 8, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Walter: New job perfected, you can find me with the Eastern Washington Eagles in Reno
Nearly two weeks have passed since becoming The Spokesman-Review’s new sports editor, and I’ve already made a splash.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Eastern Washington hopes for better shooting in Big Sky quarterfinals
Eastern Washington is looking for a few answers from its shooters.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Jim Hayford falls short for Big Sky coach of the year
Nothing like a makeup call to liven up the Big Sky Conference basketball tournament.
Tue., March 7, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Big Sky Tournament: Win gives Sacramento State quarterfinal matchup with Eastern Washington
Nick Hornsby and Marcus Graves combined for 29 second-half points and finished with 18 apiece to lead No. 7 seed Sacramento State to a 91-76 win over 10th-seeded Idaho State …
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Eastern, Idaho clash in Big Sky quarterfinals
Self-confidence could be the deciding factor in Wednesday’s Big Sky Conference women’s quarterfinal game between Eastern Washington and Idaho.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Jacob Wiley is Big Sky MVP
Three months ago, the rest of the Big Sky Conference didn’t know what to expect from Jacob Wiley.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Big Sky tournament looks wide open
This week’s Big Sky Conference tournament promises to be a wide-open affair, partly because no team has managed to distance itself from the pack.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 7:18 p.m.
EWU Eagles lose to NAU, finish second in Big Sky men’s race
Jordyn Martin and JoJo Anderson scored 20 points each and Northern Arizona beat Eastern Washington 76-61 on Saturday night to deny the Eagles a share of the Big Sky Conference …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
Eastern Washington climbs into tie for first place in Big Sky
The Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team will be playing for at least a share of the Big Sky Conference regular season championship in two days. Eastern used runs of …
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 6:56 p.m.
Eastern Washington men hit the road with Big Sky championship hopes
If all goes well, this will be the best road trip in Eastern Washington basketball history.