Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
THURSDAY, NOV. 19, 2015, 4:42 P.M.
EWU’s Cooper Kupp may be headed to NFL, but Saturday’s game is the focus
Cooper Kupp is looking to his future, but for now that doesn’t extend past Saturday. That’s when Kupp and his Eastern Washington teammates face Portland State in a must-win football …
TUESDAY, NOV. 17, 2015, 8:08 P.M.
Reilly Hennessey gets starting nod at QB for Eastern
Redshirt freshman Reilly Hennessey will start at quarterback for Eastern Washington when the Eagles face Portland State on Saturday in the final regular-season game of the season, coach Beau Baldwin …
TUESDAY, NOV. 17, 2015, 2:38 P.M.
Portland State’s Bruce Barnum has fond memories of Eastern
Ask Portland State football coach Bruce Barnum about his playing days at Eastern Washington and he’ll give you a simple answer: “I didn’t.”
MONDAY, NOV. 16, 2015, 2:55 P.M.
Eastern needs win and some help from playoff committee
There’s plenty to play for in Saturday’s regular-season finale against Portland State, and the Eastern Washington Eagles should be able to summon the necessary emotion on Senior Day with their …
SATURDAY, NOV. 14, 2015, 6:11 P.M.
EWU humbled in blowout loss to Montana
Eastern Washington has spent a season living on the edge.
FRIDAY, NOV. 13, 2015, 9:47 P.M.
Must-win time for Eagles and Grizzlies
Their fans might be offended at the notion, but the Montana and Eastern Washington football teams are looking very much alike these days
THURSDAY, NOV. 12, 2015, 10:14 A.M.
Eastern men’s basketball team opens Friday at Mississippi State
Eastern Washington basketball is picking up where it left off: by playing in a packed gym.
THURSDAY, NOV. 12, 2015, 12:16 A.M.
Focus at EWU on more than just replacing Harvey
So who will replace Tyler Harvey? The question isn’t fair, coach Jim Hayford says.
THURSDAY, NOV. 12, 2015, 12:10 A.M.
Previewing women’s basketball for Gonzaga, WSU, Idaho and EWU
Previewing the women’s basketball teams at Gonzaga, Washington State, Idaho and Eastern Washington
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 11, 2015, 2:44 P.M.
Both Montana and Eastern face QB issues
Eastern Washington isn’t the only team with a quarterback quandary.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 11, 2015, 2:28 P.M.
Eastern men’s basketball adds two, including possible replacement for Venky Jois
Eastern Washington has signed two high school players – including a possible successor to star forward Venky Jois – to letters of intent, coach Jim Hayford announced Wednesday.
TUESDAY, NOV. 10, 2015, 8:50 P.M.
Eastern Washington Eagles struggling to adapt on the fly in recent weeks
In so many ways, football practice at Roos Field on Tuesday was all about adjusments.
MONDAY, NOV. 9, 2015, 9:27 P.M.
Eagles threaten to unleash two-headed monster at quarterback against Montana
Call it a quarterback controversy, if you will. Beau Baldwin doesn’t see it that way.
SATURDAY, NOV. 7, 2015, 10:13 P.M.
Eastern couldn’t stop NAU on third-down plays
For Eastern Washington’s defense, the tone was set early in Saturday’s 52-30 loss to Northern Arizona.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, NOV. 7, 2015, 10:54 P.M.
Northern Arizona rolls past Eastern Washington
Corbin Jountti rushed for three touchdowns, Casey Jahn ran for two and Marcus Alford returned an interception 70 yards for a score as Northern Arizona defeated Eastern Washington 52-30 on …
THURSDAY, NOV. 5, 2015, 4:35 P.M.
EWU’s Aaron Neary refuses to be overlooked
Aaron Neary is getting noticed – again. Most of the pro scouts who drop by Eastern Washington football practices are there to check on Neary, an All-American left guard with …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 4, 2015, 9:35 P.M.
Women’s soccer: North Idaho wins NWAC opener
Emily Aspen scored the winner at 55 minutes Wednesday as North Idaho edged visiting Chemeketa 2-1 to open the Northwest Athletic Association women’s soccer playoffs.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, NOV. 4, 2015, 7:24 P.M.
Big Sky notebook: Lumberjacks enter EWU game on hot streak
Call it bad timing, but Eastern Washington will face the hottest team in the Big Sky Conference when it hosts Northern Arizona on Saturday.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, NOV. 3, 2015, 11:06 P.M.
Fourth-ranked Eastern awaits emergence of running game
The football season is in the home stretch – the perfect time for Eastern Washington’s running game to hits its stride.
TUESDAY, NOV. 3, 2015
Eagle Madness attracts crowd as EWU fans pick up where they left off
The last time Reese Court saw a crowd this big, the Eastern Washington men were celebrating an appearance in the Big Dance.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, OCT. 31, 2015, 8:25 P.M.
EWU notebook: Defense figured it out
For the fifth time in as many Big Sky Conference games, Eastern Washington’s defense found a way to turn the tide in the second half of the Eagles’ 14-13 win …
FRIDAY, OCT. 30, 2015, 3:07 P.M.
EWU football hosts Weber State on Saturday as regular season hits homestretch
As Eastern Washington football fans contemplate the future health costs of one heart-stopping win after another, coach Beau Baldwin has some advice.
THURSDAY, OCT. 29, 2015, 12:03 P.M.
Success rewarded for EWU kicker Jordan Dascalo
The hard work paid off last weekend for Eastern Washington football player Jordan Dascalo. Seconds after Dascalo’s 44-yard field goal gave the Eagles a last-second win at Northern Colorado, teammates …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28, 2015, 6 P.M.
Big Sky notes: Weber State’s fortunes tied to QB Jadrian Clark
As Weber State coach Jay Hill puts it, his team’s fortunes follow those of quarterback Jadrian Clark.
TUESDAY, OCT. 27, 2015, 8:19 P.M.
Eastern Washington Eagles relish high-pressure situations
Football teams are seldom given to self-reflection, especially in late October.
SATURDAY, OCT. 24, 2015, 6:32 P.M.
Eastern edges Northern Colorado on last-second field goal
Eastern Washington backup kicker Jordan Dascalo booted a 44-yard field goal as time expired to give the Eagles a 43-41 Big Sky Conference win at Northern Colorado on Saturday.
FRIDAY, OCT. 23, 2015, 2:06 P.M.
Eastern Washington not overlooking surprising Northern Colorado
On paper, Saturday’s game at Northern Colorado figured to be one of the two easiest on Eastern Washington’s schedule.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 2015, 10:03 P.M.
EWU’ lineman Thomas Gomez thrives after getting second chance
By his sophomore year at Eastern Washington, Thomas Gomez had hit rock-bottom. Struggling in the classroom, the Eagle offensive lineman also had violated school drug policies.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21, 2015, 1:59 P.M.
Big Sky notebook: Northern Colorado no longer a pushover
Have the Northern Colorado Bears finally come out of hibernation? Long one of the most downtrodden football programs in the Big Sky Conference, UNC is 4-2 overall and 2-2 in …
TUESDAY, OCT. 20, 2015, 8:19 P.M.
Eastern Washington Eagles true freshmen enjoying time on field
What growing pains?