The Easterner

Analyzing Big Sky men’s basketball fans

Analyzing Big Sky men’s basketball fans

February 20, 2019

The Big Sky Conference isn’t a premier stage in the ranks of Division I college basketball, but some team’s fans take it more seriously than others....

Eagles use size to bully Idaho in second half

Eagles use size to bully Idaho in second half

February 18, 2019

EWU’s home win streak is now up to seven games. The Eagles (10-15, 8-6) blew past Idaho (4-21, 1-13) in the second half on way to a 82-57 win on Monday. Senior...

Resilient Eagles push home win streak to six against Northern Colorado

Resilient Eagles push home win streak to six against Northern Colorado

February 17, 2019

EWU extended its home winning streak to six games against Big Sky Conference second-place team Northern Colorado, while losing top scorer Jacob Davison...

Davison’s hot hand torches Lumberjacks

Davison’s hot hand torches Lumberjacks

February 4, 2019

From 20 seconds after the opening tip, it was clear sophomore guard Jacob Davison would not be stopped Monday night. Davison opened the scoring with...

Aiken lifts Eagles over Thunderbirds

Aiken lifts Eagles over Thunderbirds

February 2, 2019

With the Eagles leading scorer Mason Peatling ruled out with a foot injury, freshman forward Kim AIken stuffed the stat sheet in the second half and sp...

Eagles sweep state of Montana

Eagles sweep state of Montana

January 19, 2019

Sometimes the smallest player on the court can make the biggest difference. Five-foot-nine-inch junior guard Tyler Kidd scored a career-high 17 points on way to the E...

Aussies dominate down under the hoop

Aussies dominate down under the hoop

January 17, 2019

EWU’s all-time leading scorer Bogdan Bliznyuk dominated the ball and the scoring for the Eagles last year, leaving a 21.2 point per game hole begging...

Eagles defend home court against rival Grizzlies

Eagles defend home court against rival Grizzlies

January 10, 2019

Sometimes all it takes is a rivalry game to get back on track. After opening the Big Sky Conference slate 1-3, the EWU men’s basketball team took...

Scoring drought dooms Eagles

Scoring drought dooms Eagles

January 4, 2019

The EWU men’s basketball team started and finished strong against the University of Idaho on Thursday. The middle, however, was a disaster, with the Vandal...

Eagles close 2018 with first Big Sky win

Eagles close 2018 with first Big Sky win

December 31, 2018

New year resolutions came a day early for EWU, as the Eagles defended home court and secured their first Big Sky win of the year against Idaho State on...

Wildcats take advantage of Eagle scoring drought

Wildcats take advantage of Eagle scoring drought

December 29, 2018

The Eagles aimed to leave their nonconference schedule behind them, entering conference play last place in the Big Sky against Weber State on Saturday...

Jackrabbits outpace Eagles

Jackrabbits outpace Eagles

December 18, 2018

Coming back from a winless month-long five-game road trip, EWU was in need of a win to gain momentum toward the end of the nonconference schedule, when...

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