Stories tagged: Aaron Best
Sat., March 31, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Eastern Washington is coming into spring football with an attitude.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
An Eastern Washington football player faces hit-and-run charges after crashing his truck into a Cheney apartment building, causing significant damage, then fleeing the scene.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s football schedule is still a less-than-perfect 10.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Beginning April 3, the Eagles will spread 15 practices over 26 days, culminating in the annual Red-White Spring Game on April 28.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
With a little hindsight, this year’s Eastern Washington football recruiting class looks even better than it did on signing day.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
For the Eastern Washington football fans gathered Wednesday morning at Northern Quest, it was Christmas all over again.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
This could turn out to be signature recruiting class for Eastern Washington football. All the Eagles need are a few more signatures.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
That wasn’t bad for a rebuilding year, right? Some would say there’s no such thing at Eastern Washington, which has done nothing but win during the last decade.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
For Eastern Washington football fans, this was a real head-scratcher: Why didn’t the Eagles make the field for the FCS playoffs? The selection committee will never say, but apparently the …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Come Saturday, will the Eastern Washington football players be guilty of playing while distracted?
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
This game was supposed to mean so much more, for both teams.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
If recent history is any guide, quarterback Eric Barriere will come up big in his debut for the Eagles this weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
For Eastern Washington’s quarterback of the future, tomorrow has arrived.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
Eastern Washington football players Gage Gubrud and Kurt Calhoun were arrested last weekend on charges of obstruction of a public servant, a Cheney Police officer told The Spokesman-Review on Monday.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud and starting linebacker Kurt Calhoun have been suspended for this week’s Big Sky Conference game at North Dakota, coach Aaron Best said Sunday afternoon.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Cold reality set in with half a minute to go: Eastern Washington won’t be winning a Big Sky Conference football title this year.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Didn’t Eastern Washington used to win games like this?
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
It happens so rarely in a Big Sky Conference game, but Eastern Washington didn’t have the better quarterback on Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 6:56 p.m.
In every way that matters, December showed up a month early on the West Plains.
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
The bottom line: Eastern Washington head coach Aaron Best simply can’t bring himself to root for Montana.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
The sun was still high in the sky when Halloween descended on the Eastern Washington campus.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
As the Eastern Washington players trudged off the Eccles Coliseum field on a chilly Saturday night, they offered the same refrain.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Despite a second quarter otherwise dominated by Southern Utah, the halftime scoreboard showed Eastern Washington leading 21-15.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Patrick Tyler had three touchdown passes and James Felila ran for 143 yards with two scores on 27 carries and Southern Utah beat Eastern Washington 46-28 Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
As the Big Sky Conference football race heads into the final month, it’s best to ditch the rear-view mirror.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 9:25 a.m.
Spreading the wealth certainly has enriched the lives of a few wide receivers at Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Antoine Custer Jr. ran for 147 yards and two touchdowns and the Eastern Washington Eagles all but split their rushing and passing yards down the middle in a 31-19 victory …
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Jeff Choate has Montana State moving in the right direction, but he figures the Bobcats need to make a few more strides to catch up with Eastern Washington
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
With all the hot talk lately about football rivalries, Eastern Washington football fans might want to take a step back and re-evaluate exactly what that means.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
Football coaches have been saying it for as long as the game has been played: “Statistics are for losers.”