Stories tagged: shantay legans
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: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
Eastern Washington has lost two straight games for the first time since mid-November. With the Big Sky tournament less than three weeks away, a win over the league leaders would …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
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: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
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: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018
Bogdan Bliznyuk is excited about becoming the leading career scorer in Eastern Washington history. He just doesn’t want to talk about it.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018
The idea was so good, Wendy Schuller wondered why they hadn’t done it sooner.
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.
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.
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.
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.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017
Matej Kavas scored 26 points, Josh Hearlihy added 20 and Seattle defeated Eastern Washington 84-65 on Sunday.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
After six games and two weeks on the road, Bogdan Bliznyuk could be excused for feeling a bit fatigued.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017
After a big win, Eastern Washington faces another tall task Friday night.
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.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017
That’s funny, the new-look Eastern Washington basketball team looks a lot like the old ones.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017
If you want to get a sneak peek at this year’s Eastern Washington basketball team, better make it to Reese Court on Friday afternoon
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017
The youth movement is under way at Reese Court.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017
The Eastern Washington basketball team will earn most of its nonconference wins the hard way this season – on the road.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans won’t miss this year’s Coaches Versus Cancer Event, especially this year.
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017
Eastern Washington’s basketball staff is complete with the hiring of assistant Bobby Suarez, coach Shantay Legans announced Tuesday.
Tue., May 30, 2017
After finding runaway success with graduate transfers the past two seasons, Eastern Washington basketball is hoping for a trifecta with Benas Griciunas.
Tue., May 16, 2017
New Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans will earn a base salary of $130,000 in his first season.
Sun., April 16, 2017
Shantay Legans had accepted the inevitable back in the spring of 2011: He was out of a job. Now he’s the head coach at Eastern Washington
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017
Shantay Legans got his dream job, but Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves figures he’s the lucky one.