Stories tagged: EWU basketball
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 …
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.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk continued his climb up the Big Sky scoring ladder, pouring in 40 points on 15-of-18 shooting and Eastern Washington turned back Sacramento State in the second half for …
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: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Only a week ago, Bogdan Bliznyuk moved to the top of the EWU men’s career scoring list. Now Delaney Hodgins is just 15 points away from breaking the record set …
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Records and honors are going hand-in-hand this week for Bogdan Bliznyuk
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 10 p.m.
In the past year, Jake Wiley has learned much about basketball, life and himself. Most of all, he discovered that he loves peace and quiet – a rare commodity in …
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, 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: 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 …