EWU goes for first win vs Walla Walla University

Walla Walla University vs. Eastern Washington (0-2)

Reese Court, Cheney, Washington; Monday, 9 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Eastern Washington Eagles will be taking on the Wolves of NAIA program Walla Walla University. Eastern Washington lost 84-76 at UC Davis in its most recent game.

TEAM LEADERS: Linton Acliese III has averaged 20.5 points and 11.5 rebounds this year for Eastern Washington. Steele Venters is also a primary contributor, with 15 points per game.LONG-RANGE LINTON: Through two games, Eastern Washington’s Linton Acliese III has connected on 37.5 percent of the eight 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also shooting 70.6 percent from the free throw line this season.

DID YOU KNOW: Eastern Washington went 0-5 overall against out-of-conference foes last season. The Eagles scored 69.2 points per matchup across those five contests.

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