Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington men clamp down on NAIA Providence before holiday break
For Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans, this really was the best of both worlds.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Vandals sign 12 players, including five offensive linemen
Idaho’s first experience with the new NCAA early signing period for football had coaches “pressing a little bit harder earlier” to get players signed.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
Eastern Washington football adds eight players in early signing period
This could turn out to be signature recruiting class for Eastern Washington football. All the Eagles need are a few more signatures.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
Eastern Washington men finally return home after rugged road schedule
After five weeks and 10 games on the road, Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans tried his best to find some humor in the situation.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
Eastern Washington men focus on bouncing back after emotional defeat in Seattle
By now, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball players should be in the right state of mind.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington basketball re-energized ahead of game against Seattle, former coach
After six games and two weeks on the road, Bogdan Bliznyuk could be excused for feeling a bit fatigued.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
2018 Eastern Washington Eagles will be loaded with experience
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: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Hebard leads No. 10 Oregon to 81-40 win over EWU
Ruthy Hebard scored 22 points, while not missing a shot, and Lexi Bando added 14 to lead No. 10 Oregon to an 81-40 victory over Eastern Washington on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 1:37 p.m.
Gubrud, league-leading Eastern Washington offense snubbed in All-Big Sky balloting
The hits keep coming for Eastern Washington football.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 3:40 p.m.
‘It’s a gut punch,’ Eastern Washington AD says of FCS snub
A day after Eastern Washington’s exclusion from the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, athletic director Bill Chaves said he was still “confused and stunned” by the decision.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Fuzzy math? Eastern FCS snub doesn’t quite add up
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: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Eastern Washington football fails to make FCS playoff field
Despite a 7-4 overall record and a third-place finish in the Big Sky Conference, the Eastern Washington football team was left out of the 24-team field for the FCS playoffs.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Eastern Washington states case, waits to hear playoff field
Eastern Washington won the battle in convincing fashion. Was it enough to win the campaign? The Eagles will know soon enough: the NCAA will reveal the 24-team Football Championship Subdivision …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Eastern Washington rolls past Portland State, keeps playoff hopes alive
Gage Gubrud passed for 445 yards and four touchdowns, Antoine Custer Jr. ran for a career-high 177 yards and three scores and Eastern Washington defeated Portland State 59-33 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Even with a win, Eastern Washington faces uncertain playoff fate
What are the odds of Eastern making the 24-team FCS field? Here’s a quick breakdown.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
Eastern Washington must tackle emotions as well as Portland State on Senior Day
When 14 Eastern Washington seniors leave Roos Field on Senior Day, they won’t be looking for validation from a committee.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Pre-trial hearing scheduled Dec. 7 for Eastern Washington football players Gage Gubrud, Kurt Calhoun
Spokane attorney Bevan Maxey will represent Eastern Washington football players on obstruction charges stemming from an incident earlier this month in Cheney.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Area roundup: Opening-round sweep advances Idaho to Big Sky volleyball tournament semifinal
Sarah Sharp finished with a match-high 17 kills and third-seeded Idaho opened the Big Sky Conference volleyball tournament Thursday with a 25-17, 25-18, 25-23 sweep of sixth-seeded Idaho State in …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
Fresh off big Stanford win, Eastern Washington takes on UNLV
After a big win, Eastern Washington faces another tall task Friday night.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
EWU chat from Nov. 16, the full replay
Here’s the full replay from the live chat with Eastern Washington beat writer Jim Allen of The Spokesman-Review
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, noon
EWU Chat, Nov. 16
Join Spokesman-Review beat writer Jim Allen as he talks about about Eastern Washington sports
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Samson Ebukam hopes for more after first NFL sack
Samson Ebukam’s NFL career took a few steps forward last weekend – straight to the quarterback.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Eastern Washington football tries to focus on Portland State, seventh win
Come Saturday, will the Eastern Washington football players be guilty of playing while distracted?
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 6:51 p.m.
Analysis: Eastern Washington needs a win and some help to reach FCS playoffs
Will Eastern Washington make the FCS playoffs if the Eagles beat winless Portland State? It’s complicated.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
First look: Portland State at Eastern Washington
The air went out of Barney Ball this year.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Big Sky’s one-loss teams all keep up the pace in conference-championship race
Northern Arizona, Weber State and Southern Utah all won on Saturday to continue the classic championship chase in the Big Sky Conference.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
Washington State wins, Eastern Washington falls in 2OT in Women’s College Cup soccer
Washington State defeated Central Florida 1-0 and Eastern Washington lost 2-1 to USC in the opening-round of the Women’s College Cup on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Eric Barriere has solid debut at quarterback for Eastern Washington in win over North Dakota
Eric Barriere wasn’t expected to win this game by himself. As it turned out, he didn’t need to.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 7 p.m.
Eastern Washington overcomes adversity, North Dakota
Following a week of crisis, Eastern Washington found the right response mechanism.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Eastern Washington takes on USC in NCAA women’s soccer rematch
As measuring sticks go, this is hard to beat.