Northern Arizona @ Eastern Washington
Regular Season Records: Northern Arizona 9-22; Eastern Washington 17-14
What to Know
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are 1-14 against the Eastern Washington Eagles since January of 2016, but they'll have a chance to close the gap a little bit Wednesday. Northern Arizona and Eastern Washington are set to clash at 4:30 p.m. ET March 9 at Idaho Central Arena in the first round of the Big Sky Conference Tourney. The Lumberjacks might not be the betting favorite, but it's doubtful the players in their locker room care too much about that.
Northern Arizona came up short against the Idaho Vandals this past Saturday, falling 78-69.
Meanwhile, Eastern Washington beat the Portland State Vikings 83-75 this past Saturday.
Eastern Washington's win lifted them to 17-14 while Northern Arizona's defeat dropped them down to an irreparable 9-22. We'll see if Eastern Washington can repeat their recent success or if Northern Arizona bounces back and reverse their fortune.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. ET
- Where: Idaho Central Arena -- Boise, Idaho
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Eagles are a big 7.5-point favorite against the Lumberjacks, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 7.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
Eastern Washington have won 14 out of their last 15 games against Northern Arizona.
- Mar 03, 2022 - Eastern Washington 69 vs. Northern Arizona 62
- Jan 01, 2022 - Eastern Washington 78 vs. Northern Arizona 65
- Mar 11, 2021 - Eastern Washington 66 vs. Northern Arizona 60
- Dec 19, 2020 - Eastern Washington 80 vs. Northern Arizona 64
- Feb 22, 2020 - Eastern Washington 80 vs. Northern Arizona 70
- Feb 03, 2020 - Eastern Washington 77 vs. Northern Arizona 66
- Feb 23, 2019 - Eastern Washington 86 vs. Northern Arizona 73
- Feb 04, 2019 - Eastern Washington 82 vs. Northern Arizona 64
- Mar 03, 2018 - Eastern Washington 85 vs. Northern Arizona 68
- Jan 18, 2018 - Eastern Washington 81 vs. Northern Arizona 76
- Mar 04, 2017 - Northern Arizona 76 vs. Eastern Washington 61
- Jan 19, 2017 - Eastern Washington 84 vs. Northern Arizona 62
- Mar 08, 2016 - Eastern Washington 74 vs. Northern Arizona 52
- Feb 04, 2016 - Eastern Washington 84 vs. Northern Arizona 73
- Jan 16, 2016 - Eastern Washington 96 vs. Northern Arizona 73