Stories tagged: EWU basketball
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk hit four free throws in the final six seconds to cement Eastern Washington’s 81-76 victory over Northern Arizona in a Big Sky Conference battle Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Last March, in the final game of the regular season, Eastern needed a win at last-place Northern Arizona to earn a share of the Big Sky Conference title. Instead, the …
Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 11:20 p.m.
Parachuted into the heart of a Big Sky basketball renaissance on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
The result left both teams at 3-2 in the conference, but the Eastern players and coaches felt they left something on the court: their offensive identity.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
The idea was so good, Wendy Schuller wondered why they hadn’t done it sooner.
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.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Cody Benzel scored a career-high 25 points on 7-of-10 shooting from 3-point range and Eastern Washington defeated Sacramento State 82-67 on Saturday afternoon in Cheney.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
In the closing moments of Eastern Washington’s 81-74 win over Portland State on Thursday night, Bogdan Bliznyuk raised his arms in triumph and the Reese Court crowd responded in kind.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
The pace was frantic Tuesday afternoon at Reese Court, just the way Shantay Legans wanted it.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 5:46 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk went on a tear in the second half, scored 29 points on 12-for-18 shooting and Eastern Washington defeated North Dakota 77-64 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Andre Spight had 21 points and 10 rebounds to help Northern Colorado beat Eastern Washington 88-75 in the Big Sky Conference opener for both teams on Friday night.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington took some lumps during the nonconference men’s basketball season. Now the Eagles hope to inflict a few on their Big Sky Conference brethren.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
Rodney Stuckey’s Detroit Pistons jersey hangs in a case in the foyer before you walk through the double doors into Kentwood High School’s gymnasium.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
For Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans, this really was the best of both worlds.
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
After five weeks and 10 games on the road, Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans tried his best to find some humor in the situation.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
LARAMIE, Wyo. – Justin James scored on a fast break after a steal, Hayden Dalton threw down back-to-back dunks and Nyaires Redding hit a pair of free throws with 1 …
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
The odyssey is almost over. Tuesday night’s game at Wyoming will be the final stop for Eastern Washington in a 10-game, 36-day road trip that began on Veterans Day.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Not that long ago, Alvin Snow helped make some basketball history at Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Matt McCarthy scored a career-high 17 points, Souley Boum added 16 and San Francisco dominated the first half and held off Eastern Washington for an 81-71 nonconference men’s basketball win …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
By now, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball players should be in the right state of mind.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 7:43 p.m.
Matej Kavas scored 26 points, Josh Hearlihy added 20 and Seattle defeated Eastern Washington 84-65 on Sunday.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
After six games and two weeks on the road, Bogdan Bliznyuk could be excused for feeling a bit fatigued.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
David Collette scored a season-high 24 points to help Utah sprint away for an 85-69 nonconference men’s basketball victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night in Salt Lake City.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 2:25 p.m.
Eastern Washington used outstanding defense Wednesday to go on a 21-0 first-half run and rout Eastern Kentucky 83-62 at the T-Mobile Arena as part of the fourth annual MGM Resorts …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Devin Mitchell posted career highs of seven 3-pointers and 23 points to lead Georgia State to a 68-50 victory over Eastern Washington on Monday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
After a big win, Eastern Washington faces another tall task Friday night.