RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) -- Rodney Stuckey scored 30 points and
Kellen Williams added 17 as Eastern Washington beat UC Riverside
85-70 Saturday night.
It was the third win in a row for the Eagles (4-3), who sent the
Highlanders (0-6) to their 10th loss in a row dating back to last
season.Stuckey led a blistering attack from the Eagles, who shot 58.5
percent from the field.He made 10 of 12 field goals, seven of nine free throws and all
three of his 3-point attempts.Rickey Porter led Riverside with 24 points and five steals, but
the Highlanders shot just 39.1 percent from the field.Eastern Washington used a 16-5 second-half run to break away.
The Eagles led by as many as 18 points in the second half after
leading by just two, 37-35, at halftime.Paul Butorac led Eastern Washington with nine rebounds and added
13 points and five blocks while Deuce Smith had eight assists.Eastern Washington turned the ball over 30 times, but won the
rebounding contest 42-33.