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Final shots don't fall for EWU in loss to Weber

Eagles' 82-78 loss keeps them out of Big Sky tourney again


Paul Delaney

Eastern Washington's Venky Jois drives against a Weber State opponent Saturday.

In a game that started and ended for Eastern Washington with notable runs, time just ran out on the Eagles – and ultimately their season – last Saturday.

But even as the precious final seconds ticked away they squeezed every bit out of the clock to try to improve on a 10-2 run over the game's final 2 minutes, 25 seconds.

Drew Brandon's potential game-tying shot with seven seconds left missed, but he picked up the rebound and still fed Parker Kelly whose 3-point try from the top of the arc with four seconds remaining bounced off the rim.

That allowed Weber State to earn an 82-78 Big Sky...

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