The Utah State University вЂ“ College of Eastern Utah menвЂ™s basketball team stumbled against Western Wyoming at the BDAC on Saturday.
The loss was only USU EasternвЂ™s second of the season. The game ended 89-80.
A scheduling quirk pitted USU Eastern against Western Wyoming on consecutive Saturdays. The Golden EaglesвЂ™ first loss came against the same squad.
Neveij Walters led the Golden Eagles with 26 points. Walters enjoyed a perfect shooting night going 12-for-12 on the night.
Chase Flint added 18 points for USU Eastern.
The Golden Eagles next host the Colorado Kings at 7:30 p.m. Friday.