Stories tagged: eastern washington basketball
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018
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
For Bill Chaves, it’s never been about the trophies – even the one he passes several times a day outside his office.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
Jerry Krause was recently selected to help write a 2018 curriculum for the National Association of Basketball Coaches for youth basketball. At the center of the curriculum is a pilot …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018
Sometime next week, Eastern Washington University president Mary Cullinan is expected to publicly announce formation of a search committee and an interim athletic director to replace the departing Bill Chaves.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018
The odds are good that Eastern Washington University may soon be looking for a new athletic director.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018
The idea was so good, Wendy Schuller wondered why they hadn’t done it sooner.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018
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
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: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018
The pace was frantic Tuesday afternoon at Reese Court, just the way Shantay Legans wanted it.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017
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
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
For Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans, this really was the best of both worlds.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017
Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach Shantay Legans is taking nothing for granted.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
Not that long ago, Alvin Snow helped make some basketball history at Eastern Washington.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
By now, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball players should be in the right state of mind.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
After six games and two weeks on the road, Bogdan Bliznyuk could be excused for feeling a bit fatigued.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
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
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 …
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017
Here’s the full replay from the live chat with Eastern Washington beat writer Jim Allen of The Spokesman-Review
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
The morning after one of the biggest wins in Eastern Washington basketball history, Shantay Legans was soaking it all in.
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017
The Shantay Legans era arrived with a rush, which may have settled the nerves of Eastern Washington’s new basketball coach.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017
Graduate transfer Benas Griciunas scored 18 points in leading Eastern Washington to a 76-70 victory over host Portland on Sunday in Portland in an exhibition game benefiting the American Red …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017
For a worthy cause, the Shantay Legans era at Eastern Washington will begin 12 days earlier than planned.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017
Idaho has been picked to finish first by the media and the coaches in Big Sky Conference preseason polls released Friday by the league office.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017
Eastern Washington has been picked to finish sixth by the media and seventh by the coaches in Big Sky Conference preseason polls released Friday by the league office.