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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...

Rebounds and free throws down Eagles

Rebounds and free throws down Eagles

December 2, 2018

A difficult start to the 2018-19 season continued Sunday for the EWU women’s basketball team. The Eagles (0-0, 1-5) fell to Fresno State (0-0, 4-2) by...

Freshman guard McDowell-White adjusts to life in America

Freshman guard McDowell-White adjusts to life in America

November 25, 2018

Before coming to EWU from Australia,  Jessica McDowell-White had never been to America before. In the few months she’s been here, she’s taken a liking...

Aussie bests the Kangaroos

Aussie bests the Kangaroos

November 17, 2018

It took a game tying 3-pointer at the end of regulation and a career-high 32 points from senior forward Jesse Hunt, but EWU got into the win column for...

Women’s basketball gets into the win column

Women’s basketball gets into the win column

November 14, 2018

Junior forward Uriah Howard led the way for the women’s basketball team, on the way to  earning the team’s first win of the season with a 66-45 victory...

Old guard among Eagle sharpshooters

Old guard among Eagle sharpshooters

November 14, 2018

Basketball blood Basketball is a part of senior guard Ty Gibson’s family. His mom, Kathy Gibson, was the head coach of the Issaquah High School girl...

Eagles fall with fourth quarter woes

Eagles fall with fourth quarter woes

November 11, 2018

Jessica McDowell-White hit four 3-pointers and grabbed nine rebounds in her EWU debut, but it wasn’t enough as the Eagles fell 63-51 in their season...

Kapri Morrow has big goals for women’s hoops

Kapri Morrow has big goals for women’s hoops

November 7, 2018

Violet Kapri Morrow has enjoyed a decorated basketball career. From being named an all-star in high school to being an All-Big Sky Third Team member lasts...

Eagles face tough nonconference schedule

Eagles face tough nonconference schedule

November 7, 2018

Women host Zags The EWU women’s basketball team tips off its regular season against Gonzaga on Sunday, with tipoff scheduled for 2:05 p.m. at Ree...

Women start slow and finish strong in opening exhibition

Women start slow and finish strong in opening exhibition

November 4, 2018

Senior guard Violet Kapri Morrow scored 27 points and pulled in 12 rebounds as the EWU women’s basketball team won its exhibition match over Simon Fraser...

Women’s basketball aims to surpass BSC preseason polls

Women’s basketball aims to surpass BSC preseason polls

October 31, 2018

The EWU women’s basketball team is preparing to tip off the 2018-2019 season, and the Eagles are looking to exceed the expectations placed on them in...

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