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EWU finally gets ‘W’ versus SHSU


Paul Delaney

Eastern Washington’s Parker Kelly (10) and Thomas Reuter (13) defend against Sam Houston’s Jeremy McKay in last Saturday’s 81-76 Eagles’ win over the Bearkats in an ESPN BracketBuster game at Reese Court.

Finally there was a lead that held up, or a game where Eastern Washington didn’t have to play catch-up against Sam Houston State University. Of course it took place on the basketball court and not the football field, as had two past meetings between the schools.

With a combination of a single-game Big Sky Conference record of blocking 16 Bearkat shots, and getting four players in double figure scoring, the Eagles scored an 81-76 non-conference ESPN BracketBusters men’s basketball victory last Saturday at Reese Court.

The last two times a Sam Houston team has visited Cheney, it’s come...

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