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By Paul Delaney
Staff Reporter 

Harvey saves Eastern once again

Ties school record for 3-point shots, points as Eagles salvage Big Sky split


Paul Delaney

Eastern Washington's Venky Jois defends against a Northern Colorado player last Saturday in the Eagles' 94-90 Big Sky Conference overtime win. While held to just six points, Jois had three blocked shots. Tyler Harvey's 38 points and a record-tieing 10 3-point shots were tops for Eastern.

The Eastern Washington men's basketball team came dangerously close to shooting themselves in both feet when it came to their Big Sky Conference playoff future this past weekend. 

But sophomore Tyler Harvey came to the rescue - again.

Harvey, who scored just seven points in a 73-61 loss last Thursday to the University of North Dakota – a game where he shot just 3-of-18 from the field and 1-of-8 from 3-point range – turned it on, and around Saturday in the Eagles' 94-90 overtime win over Northern Colorado, scoring 38 points and a school-record 10 3-pointers versus the Bears.

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