It was a bit chilly Tuesday afternoon at Roos Field as Eastern Washington prepared for a second-round FCS playoff game against South Dakota State. (And by the way. it was 10 degrees colder back in Brookings, South Dakota, so the Jackrabbits will be used to this.) Here's our practice report, along with some big news for Eagle quarterback Vernon Adams. We can discuss all of that and more in Thursday's live chat, but let's move on to the links ... Here's a preview of the game from Eastern, but nothing yet from South Dakota State, though here are some stats. ... Meanwhile, Montana faces an intriguing opponent in Coastal Carolina coach Joe Moglia.
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