Stories tagged: eastern washington basketball
Mon., Jan. 27, 2020
Not only did EWU chip away at its latest double-digit deficit to force overtime, ultimately beating Northern Colorado 89-84 at Reese Court on Monday to gain sole possession of second …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 16, 2019
For the third time in nine months, EWU made an appearance on ESPN SportsCenter’s “Top 10 Plays of the Day” segment while also generating hundreds of thousands of views on …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019
Former Eastern Washington basketball standout Austin McBroom has turned his attention from points to clicks with successful YouTube channel
Austin McBroom’s world is overflowing – with fame, fortune and lately a few hundred gallons of water.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Eastern Washington forward Mason Peatling made one thing clear following the Eagles’ 82-57 rout of Idaho on Monday: He isn’t fond of the Vandals. “We’ve got a little bit of …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019
Heart of the Hustle: Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey makes the most of his time in NBA G-League
On Feb. 2, Tyler Harvey scored 58 points for the NBA G-League’s Memphis Hustle at Iowa.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019
Jacob Davison scored a career-high 41 points Monday night in Eastern Washington’s 82-64 win over Northern Arizona, EWU’s fifth victory in six contests.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
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., June 16, 2018
Five years ago, Sir Washington somehow made it through high school, despite every obstacle life placed in his way. Two years later, he overcame injury and was on the court …
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018
Perhaps it was the proverbial seven-year itch to do something different, or a chance to spend more weekends with my wife. Either way, I’m now the K-12 education reporter for …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018
Eastern Washington has added a high-scoring guard from Southern California, coach Shantay Legans announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018
New Eastern Washington University athletic director Lynn Hickey will earn $178,566 annually during the course of a five-year contract signed last week. Hickey, who served as interim athletic director beginning …
Thu., April 19, 2018
Eastern Washington athletic director candidate Lynn Hickey talks funding, facilities, future in public forum
Lynn Hickey has a resume as big as Texas. For better than four decades, she’s coached big-time women’s basketball, helped lead the athletic department at one of the biggest schools …
Wed., April 18, 2018
Bogdan Bliznyuk is doing his best to follow in the footsteps of former Eastern Washington teammate Jake Wiley.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018
Austin Fadal can do a little of everything, and next year he’ll be doing it at Eastern Washington.
Fri., April 6, 2018
After six weeks on the job, Eastern Washington interim athletic director Lynn Hickey said she’s “very impressed” with the quality of people in her department.
Wed., April 4, 2018
Former Eastern Washington men’s basketball star Bogdan Bliznyuk is making the most of his opportunities.
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018
After successful season, Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans ready to roll into next year
With the season over, you’d think Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans could relax. Not so fast – his wife Tatjana is due soon with their second child.
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018
The Big Sky Conference’s automatic bid belongs to Montana. The Grizzlies rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat Eastern Washington 82-65 on Saturday night in the championship game of …
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018
Bogdan Bliznyuk becomes Big Sky’s all-time leading scorer while leading Eastern Washington to title game
By the end of the night, every basketball fan in the Big Sky Conference had to wonder: How much more history can Bogdan Bliznyuk and Eastern Washington make in one …
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018
On a day when the favorites played down to the level of the competition, the Eastern Washington Eagles elevated their game to new heights Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018
Besides the obvious ones – the Eagles routed Southern Utah 74-51 in front of an appreciative crowd at Reese Court – they reinforced what coach Shantay Legans already knew: This …
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018
Besides the chance to build on a four-game winning streak, the Eagles have a chance to earn a first-round bye in next week’s Big Sky Conference tournament and send three …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018
Another weekend, another milestone for Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk.
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018
Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk capped another big week with another weekly award Monday.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018
Eastern Washington was coming off its biggest win over the season, Thursday night over Big Sky Conference leader Montana. But if this were a trap game, the Eagles barely noticed. …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018
Bogdan Bliznyuk scored 19 points with six rebounds and five assists and Eastern Washington ended Montana’s 13-game winning streak 74-65 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans couldn’t believe his ears. The telephone call came last November from a proud mother who needed some tickets for a special event.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018
Eastern Washington University is hosting three public listening sessions this week as it begins the search for a new athletic director.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
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 …
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018
Records and honors are going hand-in-hand this week for Bogdan Bliznyuk