Eagles down Vandals 69-59 at Reese Court
CHENEY, Wash. - Brandon Moore scored 14 for the Eagles, as Eastern Washington downed regional rival Idaho 69-59 Monday night at Reese Court.
Benny Valentine added 13 points for Eagles (3-1), including 9-of-12 from the foul line.
Former Washington State Cougar Mac Hopson scored 25 for the Vandals (2-3).
The Vandals cut the Eagles' lead to 5 when Brandon Wiley drove the lane and finished with an emphatic dunk. But then EWU took over when Milan Stanojevic faked a pass and then fired - and hit - a three point shot.
Stanojevic finished with 12 points.
The Eagles' next game is Wednesday at Minnesota.Idaho hosts UC Irvine on Friday.