Big Sky Conference

PRESS CONFERENCE: Eastern Washington 78, Portland State 72


True freshman Jack Perry scored eight of Eastern Washington’s first 10 points, opening up the lane for Big Sky MVP Bogdan Bliznyuk to roll to 35 points and lead the third-seeded Eagles to a 78-72 win over No. 6 Portland State in the final quarterfinal of Thursday’s Big Sky Tournament in Reno.

Eastern Washington head coach Shantay Legans, Bliznyuk and Perry along with Portland State head Barret Peery and seniors Brandon Hollins and Bryce Canda address the media following the game.

About Colter Nuanez

Colter Nuanez is the co-founder and senior writer for Skyline Sports. After spending six years in the newspaper industry with stops at the Missoulian, the Ellensburg Daily Record and the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, the former Washington Newspaper Association Sportswriter of the Year and University of Montana Journalism School graduate ('09) has cultivated a deep passion for sports journalism during his 13-year career covering the Big Sky Conference. In August of 2014, Colter and brother Brooks merged their passions of writing and art to found Skyline Sports.

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