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EWU basketball player, Shadle Park alum Tanner Groves goes viral after monster dunk

The dunk was named the #1 play of the night for SportsCenter's Top 10.

CHENEY, Wash. — Eastern Washington broke their single game school record on Friday night, defeating NAIA Multnomah 146-89, but one moment in the game has stolen the show.

Eastern Washington sophomore and Shadle Park alum Tanner Groves flew to the rim after a missed shot with 8:10 to go in the game and threw down a monster slam. As of publishing this article, the video was approaching 400k views. The video had been online for an hour and a half.

Groves finished with 7-of-12 shooting at 17 points, but that moment stood above the rest.

Eastern's Mason Peatling also broke a school single game record in the contest, scoring 54 points.

EWU is now 6-3 on the year. They play at Gonzaga on Saturday, December 21st at 2 PM.