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 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 partnered with Kevin Miller to launch Bobcat Beat, an online newsgathering website focusing on daily coverage of Montana State athletics. In August of 2014, the Nuanez brothers merged their passions for sports journalism and founded Skyline Sports.

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