Conference Recruiting Update: Big Sky

Eastern Washington Eagles Will Ferris | 6′-1″ | PG | Newport (WA)| Kyle Reid | 6′-7″ | PF | LA Trade Tech (CA)| With an experienced crew expected to return, it isn’t as if Eastern Washington needed a huge 2014 recruiting class. They picked their spots, and signed two newcomers to fill open scholarship slots. Junior college ...
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Who is playing football on a purple field?

Boise State has the blue turf. The Eastern Washington Eagles play on red turf. The Central Arkansas Bears play on a field that alternates purple and grey every five yards. But which team is going to play on an all-purple field in 2014? It’s the Los Angeles Kiss of the Arena Football League. Here’s the picture from their Instagram account if you think I’m kidding. Yes, that...
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March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Harvey's 31 fuels E Washington by N Colorado 80-66

Tyler Harvey drained seven 3-pointers to finish with 31 points as Eastern Washington defeated Northern Colorado 80-66 Thursday night. The Eagles (14-14, 9-8 Big Sky) shot 49 percent from the field and outrebounded UNC 35-25. Ognjen Miljkovic scored 11 points and Venky Jois added 10. UNC (16-10, 10-7) shot 45.8 percent, but went just 4 of 16 from deep. Tate Unruh had 13 points....
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington beats Southern Utah 85-74

Venky Jois scored a career-high 29 points and Tyler Harvey added 26 as Eastern Washington kept Southern Utah winless in the Big Sky, winning 85-74 Saturday. EWU (13-13, 8-7) got out of the gate quickly, running up a 19-5 score after Drew Brandon's layup just 6 1/2 minutes in. But Southern Utah (1-24, 0-16) got a 7-0 run a few minutes later - with five points coming from John...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington's 3-point barrage too much for NAU

CHENEY, Wash. -- Kris Yanku registered a career-high 30 points, but NAU couldn't keep up in an 84-65 loss to Eastern Washington on Saturday. With the defeat, the Lumberjacks fell to 11-14 overall and 8-6 in Big Sky play. Northern Arizona fell behind Eastern Washington (12-13, 7-7 Big Sky) in the first half largely because it had trouble defending the 3. The Eagles connected on...
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February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington runs away from N. Arizona 84-65

Tyler Harvey had 37 points in his fifth 30-point game of the season to lead Eastern Washington to an 84-65 win over Northern Arizona on Saturday. Harvey hit nine 3-pointers, one shy of the school record he shares, as the Eagles (12-13, 7-7) tied a school record by making 16 in 30 attempts. Parker Kelly added 12 points on four 3's and Drew Brandon had 12 points and eight assists...
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February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

EWU holds off rally, beats Sacramento State 85-72

Parker Kelly scored 18 points Thursday night and Eastern Washington held off a late charge from Sacramento State for an 85-72 win. EWU (11-13, 6-7 Big Sky) led by as much as 21 on its way to a 45-29 halftime advantage. Sacramento State (10-12, 6-7) closed the deficit to 64-60 with 7:54 to go. Even though the Hornets went without a field goal for the next 5 minutes, they managed...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington downs Montana State 79-50

Tyler Harvey scored 19 points Thursday night, including 4 of 6 from distance, Venky Jois added 15, and Eastern Washington handily defeated Montana State 79-50. Martin Seiferth scored 12, Drew Bandon grabbed 10 rebounds and the Eagles (10-12, 5-6 Big Sky) shot 52.8 percent from the field and 52.4 percent (11 of 21) from 3-point range. Calen Coleman opened with a layup for the Bobcats...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Harvey, E Washington upset N Colorado 94-90 in OT

Tyler Harvey scored a career-high 38 points as Eastern Washington held off Northern Colorado for a 94-90 win in overtime Saturday. Harvey tied the school record with 10 3-pointers, on 15 attempts, and was 8 of 8 from the foul line. Drew Brandon had 15 points and a career-high 12 assists for Eastern Washington (9-12, 4-6 Big Sky), which recorded a season-best 10 blocked shots. Parker...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

North Dakota defeats Eastern Washington 73-61

Aaron Anderson scored 17 points and Troy Huff added 15 with nine rebounds as North Dakota defeated Eastern Washington 73-61 Thursday night. North Dakota (9-10, 6-3 Big Sky) shot 46.7 percent from the field and outscored EWU 18-0 on fast breaks. Alonzo Taylor and Jaron Nash each chipped in 11 points for North Dakota. Venky Jois scored 15 points for the Eagles (8-12, 3-6), Ognjen...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Harvey gives E. Washington 90-83 win over S. Utah

Tyler Harvey set a Big Sky Conference record by going 20-20 from the foul line en route to a career high 36 points to carry Eastern Washington to a 90-83 win over Southern Utah on Thursday. The previous free throw record was 16-16 by EWU's Jason Lewis in 2001. Two players made 20 free throws in a game. In the last 2:48 the Eagles (8-10, 3-4) made 16 of 17 free throws, finishing...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento St surge tops Eastern Washington, 75-64

Dylan Garrity scored 18 points, half during a 26-6 run that spanned halftime, to spark Sacramento State to a 75-64 win over Eastern Washington Saturday night. Thomas Reuter scored to pull Eastern Washington even at 25-25 with 4:15 to play in the first half, but the Hornets closed with a 13-3 run to take a 38-28 lead at intermission, then opened the second with another 13-3 run....
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington edges Montana State 77-72

Tyler Harvey led a balanced offense with 19 points as Eastern Washington handed Montana State its first conference loss, 77-72 on Saturday. Thomas Reuter's basket with 18 seconds remaining gave Eastern Washington (7-8, 2-2 Big Sky) a 74-72 lead. After the Bobcats failed to score on the other end, Reuter was fouled and made 1 of 2 free throws. Drew Brandon grabbed an offensive...
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January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington tops Montana 69-62

Martin Seiferth scored 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Thursday night and Tyler Harvey added 25 points as Eastern Washington beat Montana 69-62 for its first Big Sky Conference win of the season. Venky Jois scored 14 points and the Eagles (6-8, 1-2) outshot the Grizzlies (6-6, 1-2) 45 percent to 44 percent. Eastern Washington opened with three quick baskets and led by as many...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington loses 82-65 to No. 15 UConn

Eastern Washington's players knew they would have to make a lot of 3-point shots to have a chance against No. 15 Connecticut. The Eagles hoisted 28 on Saturday, but made just nine in an 82-65 loss to the Huskies. Tyler Harvey scored 19 points to lead the Eagles (5-6), who trailed by just six points midway through the second half before UConn took control. Ognjen Miljkovic added...
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December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Towson Tigers vs. Eastern Washington: Betting Odds, Point spread, Over/Under and tv info

On Saturday the Towson Tigers and Eastern Washington Eagles will face off against one another in a FCS semifinal match. Towson will be looking o build on the momentum of upsetting Eastern Illinois a week ago while Eastern Washington is looking to go to the FCS title game. The game between Towson and Eastern Washington will kickoff at 2:00 pm ET. The Odds: The Eastern Washington Eagles...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Game Preview: Seton Hall vs Eastern Washington

Venky Jois/easternwashington.comBouncing back will be no easy task when Seton Hall hosts Eastern Washington on SundayCoach Kevin Willard’s Pirates will have had plenty of time to think about what went on in last Saturday’s 83-80 overtime loss to Saint Peter’s when the blue and white take to the floor for a Sunday evening match-up with Eastern Washington. The Pirates started...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

UC Irvine pulls away from Eastern Washington 70-61

Luke Nelson scored 13 points off the bench to lead UC Irvine to a 70-61 win over Eastern Washington Saturday. UC Irvine (6-5) used a 12-3 run to jump out to a 22-13 first-half lead. Eastern Washington (5-4) responded, taking the 31-29 lead on an Ognjen Miljkovic layup with 24 seconds left in the half. The Anteaters came out strong in the second half, retaking the lead and pushing...
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Mary's runs past EWU for 93-65 win

Brad Waldow scored 24 points to lead five Gaels in double figures as St. Mary's beat Eastern Washington 93-65 Sunday night. After Drew Brandon hit a 3-point shot to pull Eastern Washington (5-3) within seven with 9:24 left in the first half, the Gaels went on a 16-5 run to open up a 33-15 lead, and EWU would never get closer than 12 the rest of the way. Kerry Carter scored...
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December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams and the Eastern Washington Eagles are the Greatest Show on (Red) Turf

Every fan of college football is already familiar with the big name quarterbacks like Johnny Manziel and Jameis Winston, but odds are they probably haven’t gotten the opportunity to see the most electrifying college player in the nation take the field.  This particular quarterback may play a level below Manziel and Winston in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision ...
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December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington blows past LIU Brooklyn 102-70

Tyler Harvey scored 14 points, hauled in eight rebounds, and was among six Eastern Washington players to hit double digits in a 102-70 rout over LIU Brooklyn in the 2K Sports Classic on Saturday. The Eagles (4-1) shot 64 percent from the field, opening the game with a 30-3 run to take a lead that would never be challenged. Venky Jois and Parker Kelly scored 17 points apiece, Drew...
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November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington beats Boston University 80-68

Drew Brandon scored 15 points, going 6 of 10 from the floor, and had 12 rebounds and seven assists to lead Eastern Washington to an 80-68 victory over Boston University on Friday night. Tyler Harvey had a game-high 21 points, hitting five 3-pointers and was 7 of 13 from the field. Venky Jois chipped in with 20 points, eight rebounds and three assists. The Eagles (3-1) finished the...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo Gallery - EWU

SEATTLE - Here is a photo gallery of Washington's 92-80 win over the Eastern Washington Eagles in game two of the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project, held Sunday at Alaska Airlines Arena.
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November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

E. Washington handles Pacific (Ore.) for 87-58 win

Venky Jois put up 22 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead Eastern Washington to a season opening win against Pacific (Ore.) Sunday. Jois, last year's Big Sky Freshman of the Year, went 10 of 13 from the field and also added five assists. Junior transfer Drew Brandon opened his Eagles career with a well-rounded game, scoring 14 points to go along with six assists, six rebounds...
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November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

E. Washington 87, Idaho St. 73

Eastern Washington jumped out to a 22-4 lead during the first eight minutes on Thursday night and never looked back, beating Idaho State 87-73. Fueling the Eagles' fast start was their shooting prowess beyond the arc, where they were 9-of-14 during the first half alone, eclipsing their season average of eight three-pointers a game. They finished 14-of-26 for the game, including...
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March 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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