Eastern men score rare Montana road sweep
Last updated 1/6/2023 at 8:38pm
The Eastern Washington men's basketball team did something very rare on the opening week of Big Sky Conference play beating both Montana and Montana State - on the road.
Eastern opened Dec. 29 with an 87-80 win over the University of Montana and followed that Dec. 31 defeating defending Big Sky Champions, Montana State, 70-67.
The Eagles did sweep both schools during the COVID-complicated 2020-21 season, but in the traditional schedule setting the last time the Eastern pulled off that feat was the 2014-15 season when they earned the program's second NCAA Tournament berth against Georgetown...