Big Sky Conference

WATCH – Montana State Hoops: EWU completes weekend sweep of Bobcats


Eastern Washington drilled 13 3-pointers and raced past Montana State 85-69 on Saturday to earn the weekend sweep of the host Bobcats.

Six Eagles scored in double figures led by Tanner Groves with 16. EWU is on a seven-game winning streak and sits at 9-2 in Big Sky Conference play.

The Bobcats have now lost four straight games and sit at 6-4 in Big Sky play. MSU is giving up 88.5 points per game during the skid.

Following the game, MSU senior Xavier Bishop and head coach Danny Sprinkle addressed the media.

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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