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Eastern Washington Eagles outlook

RECORD: 5-14 overall, 2-5 Big Sky COMING UP: Tonight vs. Portland State (SWX), 7 p.m.; Saturday vs. Idaho State, 7 p.m.


Eastern searches for missing touch

Kirk Earlywine has been around the game of college basketball long enough to realize you’ve never seen it all. Still, Eastern Washington University’s head coach said he never expected to …


Sacramento State edges Eastern Eagles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Duro Bjegovic’s offensive rebound and layup with 1 second remaining gave Sacramento State its first Big Sky Conference men’s basketball win of the season, a 57-55 decision …


Eastern Washington Eagles outlook

RECORD: 4-13 overall, 1-4 Big Sky COMING UP: Today, vs. Northern Arizona 7 p.m.; Saturday at Sacramento State, 7


Eastern still can’t buy win on the road

After an outstanding first half, the switch was flipped in the second half for the Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team. Montana State went from 30 percent shooting in the …


Eagles’ Jones changes agent, starts training

Electrifying Eastern Washington running back Taiwan Jones did many special things for the Eagles on the football field. After they won the FCS championship game with a thrilling come-from-behind 20-19 …


Eastern Washington Eagles’ outlook

RECORD: 4-11 overall, 1-2 Big Sky COMING UP: Tonight at Montana, 6; Sunday, at Montana St., 1 p.m.


Vikings hold off Eagles on court

PORTLAND – Chris Harriel scored 16 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Portland State to a 74-58 victory over Eastern Washington on Saturday night. Charles Odum had 15 points …


16 EWU starters could return from title team

FRISCO, Texas – Beau Baldwin, when pressed about the future of Eastern Washington University’s football program following Friday night’s 20-19 win over Delaware in the NCAA Division I Championship at …


Projected Delaware lineups

Projected offensive starters Pos. Name Yr. QB Pat Devlin Sr. RB Andrew Pierce Fr. WR Rob Jones So. LT Shea Allard Jr. LG Gino Gradkowski Jr. C Rob McDowell Jr. …


Sherritt wins Buchanan Award

FRISCO, Texas – After being “completely surprised” by his second-place finish is last year’s voting for the Buck Buchanan Award, Eastern Washington’s J.C. Sherritt was equally shocked to learn he …


Blanchette: Eagles scaled heights with gratitude attitude

FRISCO, Texas – As in any college locker room, posted on the wall just inside Eastern Washington’s football sanctum is the usual paper blizzard of schedules, rules compliance cautions, academic …


Eagles can write own chapter tonight

FRISCO, Texas – In any national championship game, there is a tendency among some to get caught up in the history of the two schools involved. Which, in the case …


EWU’s Jones limited to highlights

FRISCO, Texas – Eastern Washington University football coach Beau Baldwin might have coined a new injury assessment term on Thursday afternoon when he called Taiwan Jones’ status for today’s NCAA …


3 Delaware players to watch

• QB Pat Devlin (17): The numbers this 6-foot-4 second-year transfer from Penn State have posted this fall are incredible. His amazing pass efficiency rating of 155.37 includes a completion …


Eastern Washington Eagles basketball outlook

RECORD: 4-9 overall, 1-1 Big Sky COMING UP: Tonight at Seattle University, 7:10; Saturday at Portland State, 7:05 p.m.


Johnson twins sharpen EWU defense

FRISCO, Texas – A package deal? No way. At least that’s the stand Matt and Zach Johnson took during the early stages of the football recruiting process that played out …


Blanchette: Colonial never goes out of style

FRISCO, Texas – The best thing about Eastern Washington playing for a national championship is … well, Eastern playing for a national championship. There doesn’t even have to be a …


EWU defense must contend with UD’s 6-foot-4 QB Devlin

Pat Devlin didn’t just drop out of the sky and land under center as the University of Delaware’s starting quarterback. Having grown up in Downingtown, Pa., just 40 miles from …


See ya’ there

A list of former players and athletic department personnel who have made it known to EWU that they will be attending Friday’s national championship football game: Michael Roos (’01-’04)


Roos: Red turf motivated Eagles

The major long-term investment former Eastern Washington University offensive lineman Michael Roos and his wife, Katherine, made in their alma mater’s football program in late-January 2010 has paid some very …


EWU’s working class

They arrived in Cheney in the fall of 2006, some 30 naïve freshmen, harboring a good measure of uncertainty, hope and a desire to leave a lasting impression on Eastern …


FCS timing slips a tick or two for Eags

The most-watched game in Football Championship Subdivision history – nearly 2 million households – was last year’s playoff semifinal between Montana and Appalachian State. The momentum from that produced a …


Eastern A.D. warms to title game timing

Now that he’s had a chance to see exactly how the new Football Championship Subdivision playoff format plays out, Bill Chaves is an admitted convert. Eastern Washington University’s athletic director …


EWU claws past Sacramento State in OT

Coach Kirk Earlywine refused to disclose what it was that made him keep Laron Griffin on the bench throughout the first half of Eastern Washington’s Big Sky Conference opener against …


Eagles become antsy to play for title

The members of Eastern Washington University’s No. 1-ranked football team returned to Cheney earlier this week following an abbreviated holiday break and resumed preparations for their Jan. 7 date with …


GSL-flavored Portland State faces Eastern

Portland State visits Eastern Washington next weekend to tip off the Big Sky Conference women’s basketball season and that isn’t such a bad thing for the Vikings’ Spokane connection. “I …


These count: EWU, UI open at home

With Wednesday night’s Big Sky Conference opener against Sacramento State looming as his team’s next big challenge, Eastern Washington University men’s basketball coach Kirk Earlywine claims he can live with …


Eagles’ Williams overcomes an inauspicious start

At the snap of the football, Renard Williams explodes from his three-point stance, bull-rushes the startled offensive lineman directly across from him, scores a one-handed takedown on the opposing quarterback …


Eagles’ Sherritt, Powers make first team

Eastern Washington senior linebacker J.C. Sherritt and junior center Chris Powers landed spots on the The Sports Network/Fathead.com NCAA Football Championship Subdivision All-American first team, announced Wednesday. Eagles junior running …