Stories tagged: Bill Chaves
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 6:52 p.m.
Success, location, money complicate Eastern Washington’s ability to schedule
As Eastern Washington flies across the country in search of its first football win of the season, it’s fair to wonder when the Fordham Rams will return the favor.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Analysis: Fans will have to contribute even more to get EWU athletics on par with rivals
Some EWU football fans are missing the point in the school’s hiring of an outside fundraising consultant.
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Shantay Legans introduced as new Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach
Shantay Legans got his dream job, but Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves figures he’s the lucky one.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Aaron Best named head coach at Eastern Washington
Continuing a tradition of rewarding success, Eastern Washington announced Saturday evening that offensive line coach Aaron Best will become the school’s 21st head coach.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington will soon interview in-house football coaches Aaron Best, Jeff Schmedding
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves is keeping to his promise of an “expedited search” for the successor to football coach Beau Baldwin.
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Eastern Washington faces tough choice in new head football coach
Eastern Washington just lost its head coach, but athletic director Bill Chaves said he hopes to preserve the program’s identity. Which is what, exactly?
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
Beau Baldwin leaving EWU to become offensive coordinator at Cal
His voice choking at times, Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin confirmed Monday afternoon that he’s joining new California coach Justin Wilcox’s staff as offensive coordinator.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Blanchette: Baldwin leaves behind blueprint for success
Blanchette: With a date in the national championship game at stake in 2010, Beau Baldwin called a timeout and summoned quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell to his side. Just 91 seconds …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 10:28 p.m.
Eastern Washington plans ‘expedited search’ for Beau Baldwin’s successor
Eastern Washington football is running its hurry-up offense – in January.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 8 a.m.
New contract rewards Beau Baldwin’s winning ways with Eastern Washington football
Even at $240,000 a year, Beau Baldwin is one of the biggest bargains in college football. Baldwin’s 85-32 record is seventh best in the history of the Big Sky Conference. …
Sun., May 15, 2016, 4 a.m.
Field of dreams: EWU considers farmer’s land for new football stadium
The answer to Eastern Washington’s football stadium problems may be near.
Fri., July 10, 2015
Eastern Washington announces times for football games
Game times for all 11 Eastern Washington football games this season have been finalized, the school announced Thursday. All five Eagles home games will be played in the afternoon, starting …
Thu., April 9, 2015
EWU athletic director Bill Chaves joins committee studying transfers
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves has been named to a committee that will study Division I transfer rules, the NCAA announced this week. It’s an issue that struck close …
Thu., May 29, 2014
EWU honors outgoing president Arévalo
Rooting for the underdog comes a little easier at Eastern Washington University, especially when your leader is one. On Wednesday night at Showalter Hall, the athletic department held its sixth …
Thu., Dec. 20, 2012
Eastern faces tough 2013 slate
Eastern Washington’s toughest opponent next year may be the schedule, which again includes two road trips to FBS schools. But instead of a short hop to the Palouse against Idaho …
Thu., March 31, 2011
Dean says he could choose to stay at EWU
Glen Dean, Eastern Washington University’s sophomore guard and top scorer, has asked for – and has been denied – the immediate opportunity to talk with other schools about the possibility …
Wed., March 30, 2011
Eastern Washington hires Whitworth’s Hayford for men’s basketball position
Calling it “the right fit at the right time,” Eastern Washington University athletic director Bill Chaves officially introduced Jim Hayford as the Eagles’ new men’s basketball coach during a Tuesday …
Fri., Dec. 31, 2010
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 …
Sun., Nov. 1, 2009
Qwest experience worth doing again
SEATTLE – There will be numbers to crunch, opinions to weigh and bills to pay before Eastern Washington University can get a good handle on just how successful Saturday’s “Showdown …