Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
EWU prepares for Penguins – and the big chill
Gage Gubrud doesn’t care how cold it is – he won’t wear a glove on his throwing hand. Not even at 3 degrees. That’s the forecast for Saturday afternoon when …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
1997 Eagles reached for the stars, but fell to Youngstown State in semifinals
Harry Leons has waited almost two decades for this moment: Eastern Washington against Youngstown State, with a spot in the national title game on the line – again.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
EWU’s Cooper Kupp wins fourth straight FCS All-America honor
Eastern Washington record-breaking wide receiver Cooper Kupp is a first-team Associated Press FCS All-America selection for the fourth straight year, the first time that’s been accomplished.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 4:11 p.m.
EWU football notes: QB Hunter Wells, RB Jody Webb center of Youngstown State offense
After spending most of the season with a two-headed monster at their two most important offensive positions, the Youngstown Penguins have settled on Hunter Wells at quarterback and Jody Webb …
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 6 a.m.
EWU defensive line gets better when it matters most
Yes, that Eastern Washington defensive line was every bit as dominant last week on film as it looked from the stands.
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 11:54 p.m.
Eagles face gritty Richmond in FCS quarterfinals
If the Eastern Washington football coaches haven’t brought it up, the Eagle seniors surely have: Remember Towson.
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
EWU finalizing new deal for football coach Beau Baldwin
Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin didn’t get the head coaching job at Nevada earlier this week, but he is getting plenty of love from the Eagles.
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Eagles move past Nevada distraction, focus on FCS quarterfinal
The news broke late Wednesday night that the Wolf Pack has selected Arizona State assistant Jay Norvell, and many Eastern fans awoke to the news with mixed emotions: relief that …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 11:52 p.m.
EWU notes: Beau Baldwin doesn’t get Nevada’s head coaching job
In three weeks, Richmond quarterback Kevin Johnson has gone from scout to starter
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 4:22 p.m.
EWU’s Cooper Kupp, Shaq Hill, Gage Gubrud are FCS All-Americans
Eastern Washington wide receiver Shaq Hill, the only player in school history to win four Big Sky Conference championships, is one of three Eagles football players to earn All-America honors …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 1:21 p.m.
‘Point-forward’ Bogdan Bliznyuk leads EWU to 6-2 start
Sure enough, it’s the first week of December and junior forward Bogdan Bliznyuk already has two Big Sky Conference player of the week awards and is the biggest reason the …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 7:05 p.m.
Eagles coach Beau Baldwin interviews at Nevada
Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin is one of three finalists for the vacancy at Nevada and has interviewed for the position
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 2:16 p.m.
Richmond on a roll as EWU looms
The Richmond Spiders are flying by the seat of their pants this week.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 11:46 p.m.
EWU cornerbacks fresh for the FCS playoffs
As football’s second season begins at Eastern Washington, the Eagle cornerbacks feel like they’re still halfway through the first
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 2:02 a.m.
History of Roos Field and list of Big Sky football facilities
A timeline detailing the history of Roos Field and a list of the other football facilities in the Big Sky Conference
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 2:01 a.m.
As debate about Roos Field continues, other facilities receive upgrades
While Eastern Washington considers its options, other FCS schools have moved decisively toward expanding their football facilities with relatively modest expenditures.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 2 a.m.
What next for Roos Field?
Roos Field isn’t keeping up with EWU’s football success
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 11:48 p.m.
Eastern faces tough Bears run defense
Good thing Eastern Washington likes to throw the ball.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
EWU’s Gubrud, Kupp are Payton Award finalists
They were good enough for the Big Sky Conference football coaches, and the rest of the nation feels the same way about Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud and wide receiver …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Eagles get back to work for playoffs
Even with snowdrifts piled along the sidelines and temperatures in the mid-30s, Roos Field was full of warm feelings Tuesday night.
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 9:05 a.m.
EWU Eagles get No. 2 seed in FCS playoffs
Eastern Washington earned the No. 2 overall seed in the Football Championship Subdivision playoff bracket announced Sunday by the NCAA.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Big Sky roundup: Murray, Montana State run over Montana
In the last of his 43 starts at Montana State, JP Flynn plowed the way up front as the Bobcats ran for 368 yards in a 24-17 win over Montana …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
EWU beats Portland State, shares Big Sky title
This was a moment 12 months in the making.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 11 p.m.
Eagles have plenty of motivation to beat Portland State
As if Eastern Washington needed any more bits of motivation this week, coach Beau Baldwin threw another one onto the fire Monday afternoon.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Big Sky football notes: Portland State tries to regroup for EWU
The Vikings have one more chance Friday night on Senior Day against playoff-bound Eastern Washington at Providence Park in downtown Portland.
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 10:44 p.m.
EWU defensive lineman Matt Sommer looks to win another Big Sky football title
Senior Day was nice, but the celebration is just beginning for Eastern Washington defensive lineman Matt Sommer.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
EWU’s Cooper Kupp earns special teams award
Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp was named the Big Sky Conference’s special teams player of the week it was announced on Monday.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 8:37 p.m.
EWU notebook: Record-breaking Cooper Kupp adds mark for total receptions
It was just a 3-yard catch, but so momentous for everyone on a chilly Saturday night in Cheney.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 7:24 p.m.
Eastern Washington overcomes turnovers, Idaho State in final regular-season home game
Freshman running back Antoine Custer Jr. ran for 142 yards and Cooper Kupp became the leading receiver in FCS history to lead Eastern Washington to a 48-17 win over Idaho …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
EWU’s emotions fixed on beating Idaho State
The emotions of Senior Day at Roos Field may yet evoke a tear or two from Miquiyah Zamora.