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Hayford’s new staff at EWU includes Ehlo

When Jim Hayford was officially introduced last month as Eastern Washington University’s new men’s basketball coach he said very little about the coaching staff he was hoping to assemble – …

Eastern fires Kirk Earlywine

Less than two days after Eastern Washington closed its men’s basketball season with a 79-70 loss to Weber State in the quarterfinals of the Big Sky Conference Tournament, Eagles head …

Eastern hangs in to top NAU

The double-digit lead the Eastern Washington men’s basketball team held for most of the second half Thursday never felt entirely secure. But despite making just 64 percent of their free-throw …

Eagles men triumph in OT

Eastern Kirk Earlywine refused to disclose what it was that made him keep Laron Griffin on the bench throughout the first half of Eastern Washington’s Big Sky Conference opener against …

EWU men lose by 30 to Nebraska

Jorge Brian Diaz scored 14 points, 12 of them in the first half, as Nebraska cruised by Eastern Washington 72-42 Saturday for its seventh consecutive win.

EWU holds on to beat Seattle in men’s basketball

Tremayne Johnson had 26 points and eight rebounds, and Eastern Washington made its free throws down the stretch Wednesday night to hang on for a 95-91 victory over Seattle.

Dean debuts with 23 but EWU loses

Glen Dean scored 23 points in his first game this season but EWU still falls to San Jose State 70-69.

Gray guides Zags past EWU

Gonzaga senior guard Steven Gray jumped up and released a 3-point shot with just under four minutes left in the first half, just like he’d done six times previously. The …

Vandals hold off Eagles in men’s basketball

Deremy Geiger scored 24 points and Jeff Ledbetter added 15 to help Idaho hold off Eastern Washington 70-60 on Saturday night at Cheney.

Boise State smothers EWU in basketball

Robert Arnold scored 26 points and Zack Moritz came off the bench to score 18 as Boise State eased past Eastern Washington 83-54 on Wednesday night.

EWU posts first victory

There was some sloppy play and some anxious moments down the stretch that probably could have been avoided. But Eastern Washington University’s men’s basketball team wasn’t about to give back …

Huskies pull away from EWU in second half

SEATTLE — Justin Holiday scored eight of his career-high 18 points during Washington’s 20-5 run to open the second half, center Matthew Bryan-Amaning posted his second double-double in as many …

EWU improves, but still loses to San Jose St.

Mental gaffes and inability to finish – along with a 34-point scoring outburst by San Jose State’s Adrian Oliver – trumped the Eagles’ competitiveness, resulting in a 67-60 nonconference loss …

EWU won’t make playoffs

CHENEY — Damian Lillard scored 16 of his game-high 18 points in the first half and added seven rebounds and four steals as Weber State rolled to an 85-57 victory …

Eastern snaps streak

Freshman Glen Dean scored seven of his 12 points in the final 1:06, helping Eastern Washington snap a seven-game losing streak with a 74-69 victory over Montana State on Friday …

ISU drops Eagles

POCATELLO, Idaho — Behind a balanced offensive attack, Idaho State defeated Eastern Washington 80-74 on Friday night. The Bengals (5-14, 2-5 Big Sky) were led by Broderick Gilchrest and Chron …

Eastern loses another close one

Short turnarounds are never easy, especially when you’re playing shorthanded in the backcourt against an up-tempo opponent with plenty of depth, talent and experience.

Dean lifts Eagles over MSU

BOZEMAN – Almost single-handedly, Glen Dean ended Eastern’s road woes. The Eastern Washington University freshman guard hit a running 6-foot bank shot with 3.8 seconds remaining to lift the Eagles …

Grizzlies stop EWU

MISSOULA — Anthony Johnson scored 25, Will Cherry came off the bench for 17 and Montana rallied from behind for a 79-66 victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night.

Eagles hold off Redhawks in OT

As a college men’s basketball team preparing to spend most of the holiday season on the road, Eastern Washington University decided on Saturday afternoon to leave its friends, fans and …

Eastern men cruise to easy win

CHENEY — Mark Dunn scored 17 of his career-high 23 points in the first half, carrying Eastern Washington past NAIA Division II Walla Walla 89-61 on Tuesday night.

Boise State dumps Eastern

Eastern Washington did some good things in Tuesday night’s non-conference men’s basketball game against Boise State. Shooting and defending – especially early on, were not among them, however. And the …

Eastern, Whitman pile up points

CHENEY, Wash. — Benny Valentine scored 23 points and Brandon Moore had 19 points and career-best totals of 19 rebounds and five blocked shots, carrying Eastern Washington to its first …

Eagles snap losing streak

Eastern Washington scored the game’s first 17 points against Sacramento State and never looked back on Thursday night, getting 14 points from Brandon Moore in a 67-46 rout.

Moore’s efforts give EWU hope

His Eagles have lost six straight and played themselves into eighth place in the Big Sky Conference standings, but Eastern Washington coach Kirk Earlywine remains upbeat heading into tonight’s 7:05 …

Dry spell dooms Eastern

As the rapidly growing line of fans seeking a post-game autograph from the Detroit Pistons’ Rodney Stuckey wrapped around the floor at Reese Court late Sunday afternoon, Kirk Earlywine stood …