Stories tagged: Eastern Washington Eagles
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Of Eastern Washington’s 16 scripted and situational drives Saturday at Roos Field, just two resulted in the offense – first-, second- and third-team units – reaching the end zone.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud has witnessed the growth of his top targets.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Increased carries coupled with the return of proven ballcarriers Antoine Custer and Sam McPherson could end the 1,000-yard-back drought this fall.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 10:15 p.m.
His coaching career in its genesis, 26-year-old Eastern Washington offensive line coach Jase Butorac has already lived a charmed life at the position.
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 2:57 p.m.
The Buffalo Bills have claimed defensive lineman Albert Havili off waivers, and also signed fullback Sam Rogers. Havili was claimed a day after he was waived by the Los Angeles …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 4:16 p.m.
Kurt Calhoun and Ketner Kupp, a pair of Yakima-area products, combined for 139 tackles a year ago, EWU’s second-and third-leading ballstoppers. They’ve been key cogs in the Eagles’ 4-2-5 scheme.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
“Injuries are part of the game. You can’t control them. You can try to minimize them with a lot of different variables, but you can’t avoid them,” Best said. “There …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
All but one of the 50 players on the Polynesian College Football Player Of The Year watch list are playing at the FBS level, the majority from Power 5 programs. …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
National accolades are beginning to pile up for Eastern Washington and Idaho’s top players.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
Lynn Hickey working to both chip away Eastern Washington athletic department’s debt and elevate its status
In USA Today’s annual fiscal report of NCAA Division I schools published last month, EWU ranked ranked 175th out of 230 for the 2016-2017 year. The department had $14,797,340 in …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Bodie Reeder, an offensive coordinator who was given the keys to Eastern Washington’s offense after head coach Beau Baldwin took the OC job at California, called the shots for a …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
For senior corner Josh Lewis, who came down with three of the team’s six picks a year ago, takeaways have been a point of emphasis.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Few rookies are expected to carve out substantial roles this fall, but a trio of redshirt freshmen – receiver Andrew Boston, defensive end Mitchell Johnson and offensive tackle Matt Shook …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
Big Sky Conference preseason favorite Eastern Washington opens camp Sunday with 17 returning starters – nine on offense, eight on defense – including one of the top quarterbacks in the …
Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 6 a.m.
Beau Byus is entering his fifth and final season as an Eastern Washington University football season. But there’s just one catch.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
On July 3, nearly one month before Kupp embarked on his second pro season in Los Angeles, his wife Anna gave birth to the couple’s first child, a son they’d …
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
Neary was one of three ex-EWU players listed on the official roster when the Los Angeles Rams opened up training camp last Thursday on the UC Irvine campus.
UPDATED: Tue., July 31, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams experiences bumpy ride in Canadian Football League
When Vernon Adams registered his fourth career start in three years Thursday for the Montreal Alouettes, one-third of the CFL’s first-string quarterbacks were pupils of ex-EWU head coach Beau Baldwin.
Tue., July 31, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference announced its revamped men’s and women’s basketball championship brackets and schedules Tuesday.
Tue., July 31, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
August will be a quite a month for former Eastern Washington University women’s basketball star Delaney Hodgins.
UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Johnny Manziel to back up former Eastern Washington standout Vernon Adams for Montreal Alouettes against Edmonton Eskimos
Johnny Manziel will have to wait to get on the field for the Montreal Alouettes. Manziel will dress as Vernon Adams’ backup when the Alouettes host the Edmonton Eskimos on …
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference announced Tuesday that its men’s and women’s basketball teams will play a 20-game conference schedule, beginning this winter.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 5:01 a.m.
News is as unlikely as rain at college football’s mid-July conference gabfests, unless Nick Saban announces he’s changed his brand of coffee filters. As the coaches of the Big Sky …
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference’s top players know each other in name, mostly, but on Sunday and Monday in Spokane, they fraternized at the Big Sky Football Kickoff, an annual gathering …
Thu., July 12, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
On Monday at the DoubleTree Spokane, the Big Sky Conference’s 13 head football coaches along with 26 players will begin answering the media’s questions at 9 a.m. The interviews will …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Ex-Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews works to stay in NBA after summer league with the Los Angeles Clippers
After not being selected in the 2017 NBA Draft, Jordan Mathews joined the New Orleans Pelicans last summer, and then signed with the Atlanta Hawks in September before getting released …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
Eastern Washington University has hired Sam Read to become the Eagles’ new head cross country coach, the school announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington sensation Jacob Wiley works hard to secure spot on Dallas Mavericks roster
Since earning 2017 Big Sky Conference Player of the Year honors at Eastern Washington, Jacob Wiley is one well-traveled young man.
Sat., June 30, 2018, 9:09 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington football players take their games from the gridiron to the asphalt for Hoopfest
Ex-EWU football players Shaq Hill, Stu Stiles and Nick Ellison team up Saturday for Hoopfest.
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep prep guard Liam Lloyd, the son of longtime Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd, announced on Twitter Thursday that his first scholarship offer is from Eastern Washington.