Quinn Coliseum has been empty for 25 days. The
iron rims and backboards have been waiting for Spalding leather. The
stands have been waiting for shouting Mountie Madmen donning the school
colors of blue and gold.
Tonight, the wait ends, as EOU men's basketball hosts Cascade
Conference rival College of Idaho at 7:30 p.m. It's the first of three
home games this week for the No. 6-ranked Mountaineers.
BEWARE OF THE BADGER: Justin Allen drives to the basket Friday versus Wallowa. Allen would finish the game with 14 points — one of four Badgers who finished in double-digit scoring. - The Observer/BRUCE MASON
NORTH POWDER — There was Jordan Pratt, establishing his no-fly zone in the Powder paint, swatting away two shots like annoying insects. There was Justin Allen and Keegan Conro, draining shots from behind the arc, giving their Badgers a large first-quarter lead.