Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Late foul shots lift Montana past Eastern, 65-59
The Eastern Washington players will move on from this one. They don’t have a choice. Presumably so will the officials.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 10:17 a.m.
Cooper Kupp wins national award from athletic directors
Former Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp won another big honor Thursday.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
EWU basketball hosts Montana schools this week
After taking a big win on the road, Eastern Washington gets a chance to protect its perfect home record this week against the Montana schools.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:24 p.m.
Big Sky race should be competitive
Trying to pick a favorite to win the Big Sky Conference basketball title? Don’t look at the records.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 3:26 p.m.
Stellar season for Eastern Washington football could lead to another
It’s been almost a week since the tough loss to Youngstown State, so the cups should be half-full again for Eastern Washington football fans.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 5 a.m.
On the field and off, Cooper Kupp brought out the best at EWU
Moments after a crushing last-second defeat that ended his storied Eastern Washington University college football career, Cooper Kupp kept his poise and perspective.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 1 a.m.
North Dakota extends contract of football coach through 2021
North Dakota has extended the contract of football coach Bubba Schweigert through the 2021 season.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 1:06 p.m.
Cooper Kupp, Gage Gubrud, Samson Ebukam win more national honors
For the second straight day, a trio of Eastern Washington University football players won national recognition when STATS released its postseason All-America squad on Tuesday.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
Eagles Kupp, Ebukam, Gubrud continue to collect major honors
Their college careers are over, but Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp, defensive end Samson Ebukam and quarterback Gage Gubrud earned big consolation prizes Monday.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 9:16 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s semifinal loss won’t overshadow stellar season
In a few days, the just-completed Eagles football season will look a whole lot better and won’t be defined by Saturday’s 40-38 semifinal loss to Youngstown State.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 11:27 p.m.
Eagles face Youngstown St. with title game berth on the line
At some point Saturday afternoon, Eastern Washington football fans will stop talking about the weather and enjoy the heat of the moment.
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 …