Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
Thu., Sept. 29, 2016, 4:10 p.m.
Wimberly is Eastern’s most complete player
Zach Wimberly admits it: He was nervous before his first college football game.
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 11:19 p.m.
Ball control still key for UC Davis
Some things never change. The UC Davis offense has more weapons this year, but the Aggies still hang their helmets on ball-control.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Well-rounded game allows Eastern Washington to defeat Northern Arizona in Big Sky opener
Eastern Washington pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat Northern Arizona 50-35 in its Big Sky Conference opener Saturday night.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
EWU notebook: Eagles’ boldness rewarded in win over NAU
Even more than usual, Baldwin was in a gambling mood Saturday night.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:40 p.m.
Eastern opens Big Sky play with payback in mind
Almost literally, the Eagles flew to Arizona with blinkers on.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 2:26 a.m.
Senior receiver Kendrick Bourne brings ‘wow’ factor to Eastern offense
The fun factor is alive and well at Roos Field, thanks partly to wide receiver Kendrick Bourne
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 11:19 p.m.
QB race always is wide-open, EWU coach says
There are no quarterback controversies at Eastern Washington, only opportunities
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Big Sky honors Zamora, Custer as Eagles move up in polls
Two Eastern football players won honors from the Big Sky Conference on Monday for their roles in the Eagles’ 34-30 win over Northern Iowa on Saturday.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
High-flying EWU faces rugged Northern Iowa Panthers in home opener
Looking for some common denominators for Eastern Washington from last year’s game against Northern Iowa? You’ll need to search pretty hard.
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
Wilson ready for breakout senior year at EWU
More than almost anyone on the Eastern Washington football team, running back Jabari Wilson has felt the highs and lows of the game he loves.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 10:37 p.m.
Eagles calm despite spate of injuries
As Eastern Washington football fans wring their hands over the recent spate of injuries, the players are decidedly calmer.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 10:58 p.m.
Kupp questionable for Northern Iowa
Two games into the football season, Eastern Washington is dealing with more than its share of injuries.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 11:52 p.m.
North Dakota State tops Eastern Washington in overtime
Tre Dempsey intercepted Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud on the first possession of overtime and Lance Dunn ran 25 yards on North Dakota State’s first offensive play as the Bison …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 6:41 p.m.
Jake Browning leads No. 18 Washington past Idaho, 59-14
The contract payout was the only consolation for the Vandals on Saturday afternoon after they endured a 59-14 stoning at the hands of No. 8 Washington at Husky Stadium – …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 5:34 p.m.
Box Score: North Dakota State 50, EWU 44 (OT)
Box score from the North Dakota State Bison’s 50-44 win over the Eastern Washington Eagles on Saturday, Sept. 10 in Fargo, N.D.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 11:46 p.m.
Six years later, Bison want payback for playoff loss to EWU
They haven’t forgotten. North Dakota State has won five straight national titles, but Bison fans believe they were cheated out of a possible sixth on a snowy day in Cheney …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Hard work pays off for EWU safety Zach Bruce
Zach Bruce’s favorite football moment? That’s easy.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
EWU football notes: New Bison quarterback already a winner
Easton Stick is no Carson Wentz. He’ll never have Wentz’s arm strength or be a No. 2 NFL draft pick, but he might just lead North Dakota State to a …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 10:35 p.m.
Eagles celebrate big upset win over Washington State
No, this wasn’t the biggest win in Eastern Washington football history. Then again, none of these Eagles were around when the program won a national title in 2010.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
Overachieving Gage Gubrud ready to take quarterback reins at EWU
You could say that Gage Gubrud had that underdog mentality even before he was born.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
EWU will need solid line play to hang with WSU
It may be a surprise to some Eastern Washington fans, but the Eagles are a four-score underdog in Saturday’s season opener at Washington State.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
EWU’s Havili, Alconbendas can’t wait to play again
Two Eastern Washington players are ready to make up for lost time. A lot of it.
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
Eagles have seen big games before
The Eastern Washington football players and coaches said all the right things as they began practice at Roos Field on Tuesday afternoon.
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Former Cougars will take Martin Stadium field for Eagles
No hard feelings, but life is better in Cheney for two former Washington State football players.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
Second EWU scrimmage will emphasize depth at all positions
Eastern Washington’s second and final scrimmage probably won’t have a lot of star quality.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 1:13 p.m.
Most EWU football games to begin in late afternoon or evening
Eastern Washington football fans will get a heavy dose of late-afternoon and night games this year.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
EWU’s young offensive line is making progress
If all goes according to plan for Tristen Taylor, he’ll be an All-American left tackle before he hits 20.
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 7:36 p.m.
North Dakota to explore change in conference affiliation
The University of North Dakota is looking for ways to save money in its athletic department, and it could include a change in conference affiliation.
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
Eastern’s receiver corps is deep and talented, which is a nice problem to have
As the torch is being passed to a new generation of Eastern Washington receivers, many hands are reaching out.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Grizzlies tab Shannon Schweyen as women’s basketball coach
Shannon Schweyen has been promoted to head coach of the Montana women’s basketball team that she played on and has helped coach for the past 24 seasons.