Stories tagged: EWU women's basketball
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
Portland State’s late surge denies Eastern Washington women their first NCAA Tournament berth in 32 years
Desirae Hansen hit a 12-foot jumper with 3.1 seconds remaining to lift Portland State to a 61-59 victory over Eastern Washington and claim the Big Sky Conference tournament title and …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
The last time EWU qualified for the NCAA women’s tournament (1987), longtime Eagles coach Wendy Schuller was a high school basketball player in Southern California.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
The difference between elimination and Eastern Washington’s first Big Sky Conference Tournament championship game appearance in 31 years? A heads-up play by a crafty Australian point guard.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow’s steal and layup at the 1:33 mark gave the Eagles their first lead against Idaho State, one the sixth-seeded Eagles wouldn’t relinquish in a 67-65 upset of …
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
EWU (11-19) will face No. 3 seed Idaho State (20-9) in the quarterfinals Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
The fourth-year sophomore’s series of stress fractures in her left tibia is what’s made an otherwise enjoyable EWU experience rife with uncertainty.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow hit four of six 3-pointers, scored 29 points and grabbed a team-high eight reboundsThursday night, powering the Eastern Washington women past Northern Colorado 76-72 in a Big …
Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
Grace Kenyon scored 19 points and Idaho State cruised past Eastern Washington 63-48 in a Big Sky matchup in Pocatello, while Idaho topped Weber State 79-74 behind 26 points by …
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 …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow was 12-of-24 from the floor and scored 27 points while grabbing 12 rebounds to lead Eastern Washington women’s basketball team to a 72-66 exhibition victory over Simon …
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
Eastern Washington women’s basketball coach Wendy Schuller has signed five new players, bringing this year’s recruiting class to eight.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 9:09 p.m.
Lynn Hickey’s improbable journey to Eastern Washington University began with a late-January phone call from the parking lot at a Dairy Queen in south Texas. On the other end was …
Wed., March 7, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
This isn’t how it was supposed to end, this record-breaking season for Delaney Hodgins and Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
If the Eastern Washington women didn’t have enough motivation, the Big Sky Conference provided them with more on Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Eastern Washington senior forward Delaney Hodgins and Idaho junior guard Mikayla Ferenz were named to the All-Big Sky women’s basketball first team for the second straight season, it was announced …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
With four games left in the regular season, the Eastern Washington men and women have the same goal: a top-four finish in the final standings and first-round byes in the …
Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
For the second time in three weeks, Eastern Washington University women’s basketball player Delaney Hodgins has earned the Big Sky Player of the Week nod.
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
Longtime athletics administrator Lynn Hickey will serve as interim athletic director at Eastern Washington University, president Mary Cullinan said in a release Friday morning.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
As her athletic director pursues a similar position elsewhere, Eastern Washington University president Mary Cullinan declined to comment Friday on Bill Chaves’ future status.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Ruthy Hebard scored 22 points, while not missing a shot, and Lexi Bando added 14 to lead No. 10 Oregon to an 81-40 victory over Eastern Washington on Tuesday night.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Delaney Hodgins appreciates the honor – Big Sky Conference coaches voted her the preseason MVP – but not the implications of her Eagles being picked for a seventh-place finish.
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
Eastern Washington women will host 14 basketball games this season
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
The Eastern Washington-Idaho basketball rivalry just got bigger. The Eagles and Vandals will play a pair of men’s and women’s double-headers this winter, in Cheney on Jan. 12 and in …
Sun., May 14, 2017, 6 a.m.
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.
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
With women’s basketball leading the way, all 12 intercollegiate teams at Eastern Washington surpassed the NCAA’s academic threshold for competing in the postseason.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 7:06 p.m.
The Eastern Washington women’s struggles on the court are yesterday’s news.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Big Three became a quartet Wednesday, which made for a sweet performance.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Self-confidence could be the deciding factor in Wednesday’s Big Sky Conference women’s quarterfinal game between Eastern Washington and Idaho.
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Eastern Washington junior forward Delaney Hodgins, who led the Big Sky Conference scoring race for much of the season, is a first-team all-conference selection, the league announced Sunday. Hodgins, was …