CHENEY, Wash. (AP) - Collin Chiverton scored 22 points and Venky Jois had 14 points and 14 rebounds as Eastern Washington defeated Northern Arizona 82-59 Thursday night.
Martin Seiferth added 13 points and eight rebounds for the Eagles (4-11, 2-3 Big Sky), and Thomas Reuter had seven assists. Eastern Washington committed 19 turnovers and shot just 8 of 20 from the free-throw line, but overcame that by hitting 8 of 17 3-pointers and shooting 50 percent overall from the field.
DeWayne Russell led Northern Arizona (5-10, 2-3) with 17 points, and Michael Dunn had 11.
The Lumberjacks scored the first seven points of the game before the Eagles rallied and took the lead at 16-15 on a jumper by Jois. Chiverton later added two 3-pointers and three free throws during a 16-1 run that put Eastern Washington ahead 32-18 with 4:18 left in the first half.
The Eagles' lead reached as many as 25 points in the second half.
Copyright 2018 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.