Burns fired at Eastern Washington

CHENEY, Wash. -- Mike Burns was dismissed as men's
basketball coach at Eastern Washington on Wednesday.

Burns, who had two years remaining on a five-year contract, was
notified of the decision by interim athletic director Michael Westfall.

In his three seasons, Burns compiled a 38-49 record, including
22-22 in the Big Sky Conference. Burns was an Eagles' assistant
coach from 2000-03.