Eastern Washington runs away from N. Arizona 84-65
CHENEY, Wash. (AP) Tyler Harvey had 37 points in his fifth 30-point game of the season to lead Eastern Washington to an 84-65 win over Northern Arizona on Saturday.
Harvey hit nine 3-pointers, one shy of the school record he shares, as the Eagles (12-13, 7-7) tied a school record by making 16 in 30 attempts. Parker Kelly added 12 points on four 3’s and Drew Brandon had 12 points and eight assists.
Freshman Kris Yanku came off the bench to score a career-high 30 points for the Lumberjacks (11-14, 8-6), hitting 13 of 16 free throws. Quinton Upshur added 16 points. Len Springs blocked eight shots.
Harvey had two 3’s and Brandon one as the Eagles opened the game with an 11-1 run. Harvey had 16 points and Eastern had eight 3’s in opening a 39-26 lead at the half.
Two more Harvey 3’s made it 46-26 with 17:49 to play.