Stories tagged: EWU basketball
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Eastern will have plenty more time to savor its last victory, but head coach Shantay Legans prefers to embrace the extra rest and practice time afforded his team.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
Saddled with foul woes, too many turnovers and an early deficit, EWU dramatically reversed course and roared back to secure a 78-71 victory over Montana in a Big Sky Conference …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
The last time Eastern Washington faced rival Montana, the Eagles were denied an NCAA Tournament berth.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Jordan Davis scored 30 points with five assists, freshman Bodie Hume had 21 points and eight rebounds and Northern Colorado beat Eastern Washington 75-63 on Monday night.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
The victory is Idaho’s first in the Big Sky Conference against two losses and gives the Vandals a 4-10 overall mark. It also stopped a six-game losing streak.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington had no answer for Idaho’s Taylor Pierce, whose 30 points, including eight three-pointers, led the Vandals to an 84-68 win on Thursday at the Cowan Spectrum.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington came from 11 points down in the first half to beat Idaho State 65-55, evening its conference record at 1-1.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Weber State turned the Eagles’ misses into transition buckets, shot 53 percent from the field and took advantage of a near eight-minute lull in the second half in which EWU …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Syracuse, Oregon, Washington, Stanford, upstart San Francisco and Summit League power South Dakota State provided tough tests for the guard-heavy Eagles, but undesirable results.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
Cody Benzel and Dalton Patchen turned Eastern Washington’s 92-73 dispatching of NAIA-member Corban into a local basketball showcase.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Ten times EWU cut the South Dakota State’s lead to one in front of a meager Christmas break crowd at Reese Court. Ten times All-American forward Mike Daum’s senior-laden Jackrabbits …
Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
When EWU (1-9) concludes its brawny conference slate Tuesday at Reese Court against Summit League power South Dakota State (9-4), it won’t get any easier in the paint.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
Daejon Davis scored 19 points, one of four to reach double figures, and Stanford beat Eastern Washington 78-62. Cormac Ryan scored 12 points, all on three pointers, for the Cardinal …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
Frankie Ferrari put up 15 points and led five Dons into double-figure scoring as San Francisco roared back from a week off to wallop Eastern Washington, 85-63 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
Vinnie Shahid scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half and Deng Geu had 18 points and eight rebounds to help North Dakota State hold on for a …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Jesse Hunt had 26 points and 10 rebounds to lead Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Dominic Green hit seven 3-pointers and scored a career-high 25 points, David Crisp added 14 points and Washington cruised past Eastern Washington 83-59 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Wide open in the corner in the final minute overtime, Eastern Washington forward Jesse Hunt squared up, hesitated, then remembered he had the hot hand.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Eastern Washington welcomed the Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix to Reese Court on Friday for its first home game of the season. After struggling against two top-20 teams (Syracuse and Oregon) on …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9 p.m.
After lopsided losses to a pair of college basketball heavyweights, Eastern Washington is ready to take on someone its own size. And in its own arena. The Eagles (0-2) host …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Uriah Howard and Violet Kapri Morrow combined for 30 points and 13 rebounds and the Eastern Washington Eagles pulled away in the second half for a 66-45 victory over the …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Eastern Washington men’s basketball has signed a pair of players – including the brother of a current member of the team – to letters of intent to play for the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Bol Bol’s double-double, his second for the Ducks, was capped by a spinning drive from the left wing that sent his defender sprawling and led to a rim-hanging, two-hand dunk …
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
The good for Eastern Washington: The Eagles limited 16th-ranked Syracuse to 28 first-half points in Tuesday’s season opener at the Carrier Dome. The bad: scoring a meager 10 points. The …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
As a player, second-year Eastern Washington head coach Shantay Legans often locked up with the nation’s premier basketball institutions. Legans has never crossed paths with longtime power Syracuse, though. That …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
When EWU begins its 2018-19 campaign Nov. 6 at national power Syracuse, the Eagles will have four returning starters who averaged less than double figures.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Eastern Washington, which returns four starters from last year’s 20-12 squad but lost the conference’s all-time leading scorer, Bogdan Bliznyuk, was picked fourth in both polls, where it finished last …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
Jim Hayford, who coached the Redhawks to a 20-14 record in his first season, received a contract extension through the 2022-23 season.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 10:56 a.m.
Shadle Park senior sharpshooter Jacob Groves announced his verbal commitment to EWU on Sunday, where he’ll join his 6-foot-9 redshirt freshman brother, Tanner Groves.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 6 p.m.
Wiley, who recently played in the NBA Summer League for the Dallas Mavericks, has signed a one-year deal with Australia’s Adelaide 36ers.