Eagles are going dancing
Maybe not elite, but Eastern Washington is no stranger to March basketball
Last updated 3/18/2021 at 11:06am
CHENEY - NCAA March Madness will have a West Plains flavor this year.
By virtue of its win over Montana State last Saturday, Eastern Washington University will be making its third trip to the Big Dance - earning a Saturday matchup with one of the elites of men's basketball, Kansas. The Eagles and Jayhawks tangle at 10:15 a.m., location undisclosed at press time but somewhere in Indiana in a tournament restricted this year to just one state because of the coronavirus pandemic.
It's Eastern's third trip to the NCAA's, and 12 post-season appearance overall, stretching back the days when the sc...