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Eagles beat Vandals 85-56

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CHENEY, Wash. Kellen Williams scored 15 of his career-high 24 points in the first half tonight to lead Eastern Washington past Idaho, 85-to-56.

Williams hit 9-of-12 from the floor and Rodney Stuckey added 16 points as the Eagles handed the Vandals their ninth straight loss.

Keoni Watson scored 17 points for Idaho, while Darin Nagle added nine.

Stuckey converted two 3-point plays and also hit a long 3-pointer during an 18-to-2 run in the first half that saw the Eagles grab a 33-to-12 lead.

It was the largest margin of victory in Eastern's 48-game series against Idaho.

Eastern hit 52 percent from the floor and forced 23 Vandal turnovers.

Idaho shot 43 percent and hit just 7-of-16 from the foul line.

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