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Dane Erikstrup leads Eastern Washington men's basketball past Northern Arizona 79-76

Erikstrup leads EWU with 20 points. Four Eags scored in double figures in the close victory. EWU is now 8-0 in conference play.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Dane Erikstrup scored 20 points and his two free throws with seven seconds left sealed Eastern Washington's 79-76 win over Northern Arizona on Saturday night.

Erikstrup also added seven rebounds for the Eagles (14-7, 8-0 Big Sky Conference). Steele Venters scored 15 points and added five rebounds. Angelo Allegri recorded 14 points and shot 3 for 11 (3 for 10 from 3-point range) and 5 of 5 from the free throw line. The Eagles picked up their 10th straight victory.

Jalen Cole led the way for the Lumberjacks (5-16, 1-7) with 25 points and two steals. Xavier Fuller added 23 points for Northern Arizona. Trenton McLaughlin also recorded nine points.

Eastern Washington will be back in action on Thursday night at Rees Court against Idaho State. Tip off is set for 6:00 PM.

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