Stories tagged: Eastern Washington Eagles
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 11:28 p.m.
Vernon Adams Jr. can’t catch a break. Now with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats – his third Canadian Football League team in as many seasons – the former Eastern Washington and Oregon …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Eastern Washington has added a high-scoring guard from Southern California, coach Shantay Legans announced Tuesday.
Sat., May 12, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Press Box Podcast: Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans discusses Bogdan Bliznyuk’s talents, comings and goings of his Eagles
On Friday, Shantay Legans joined host Larry Weir on The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Eastern Washington has added some size in the frontcourt with the signing of Savannah State transfer Ralueke Orizu, coach Shantay Legans announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 6:32 p.m.
More than anything, the Eastern Washington players and coaches emerged from four weeks of spring football with a sense of completeness.
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Even on a Tuesday afternoon in April, the Eastern Washington football players had their game faces on.
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
This time last year, Cooper Kupp was feeling a bit restless.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 9:09 p.m.
Lynn Hickey’s improbable journey to Eastern Washington University began with a late-January phone call from the parking lot at a Dairy Queen in south Texas. On the other end was …
Wed., April 25, 2018, 5:38 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Shantay Legans says mid-major upsets might become more rare with new college basketball reforms
Is March about to lose some of its Madness? Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans agrees with most of the recommendations made Wednesday by the Commission on College Basketball.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 5:49 a.m.
Her first choice was the right one, Eastern Washington President Mary Cullinan has decided. Lynn Hickey, whom Cullinan hired as interim athletic director 10 weeks ago, is now the school’s …
Thu., April 19, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Eastern Washington athletic director candidate Lynn Hickey talks funding, facilities, future in public forum
Lynn Hickey has a resume as big as Texas. For better than four decades, she’s coached big-time women’s basketball, helped lead the athletic department at one of the biggest schools …
Wed., April 18, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
In some ways, Jase Butorac and the Eastern Washington offensive linemen are growing up together.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Consider Saturday’s Eastern Washington scrimmage as a dry run for next week’s Red-White Spring Game.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk is doing his best to follow in the footsteps of former Eastern Washington teammate Jake Wiley.
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Vince Otoupal didn’t need a microphone Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
For all the hand-wringing over Eastern Washington’s incomplete football schedule, one thing is certain: The Eagles could fill one of their opens dates with a high school team and this …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
The offense rolled up 398 yards and the defense broke up seven passes and made a pair of interceptions, highlighting Eastern Washington’s first full scrimmage of spring camp on Friday …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
After a nationwide search that produced 50 applicants from NCAA Division I institutions across the country, Eastern Washington University on Friday revealed the two finalists for its vacant athletic director …
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
Eastern Washington coach Aaron Best says the Eagles will “push the envelope” on Friday in their first spring scrimmage.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
Jay-Tee Tiuli leads group of Eastern Washington players ready to bounce back from injury-filled 2017 season
Jay-Tee Tiuli, all 330 pounds of him, walked slowly but purposefully toward the practice field on Wednesday afternoon. The purpose: to raise a little havoc.
Sun., April 8, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
The Eastern Washington men won the team title at the WAR XI track and field meet Saturday while the women placed second.
Fri., April 6, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
After six weeks on the job, Eastern Washington interim athletic director Lynn Hickey said she’s “very impressed” with the quality of people in her department.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
While Eastern Washington continues the search process for a new athletic director, vacancies in the department are threatening to reach double digits.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s football schedule is still a less-than-perfect 10.
Tue., March 27, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Brendan Henry threw a complete game Tuesday and Whitman edged Whitworth 2-1 in Northwest Conference baseball at Borleske Stadium in Walla Walla.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 4:06 p.m.
A remarkable season got even better Tuesday for Eastern Washington senior Bogdan Bliznyuk.
Mon., March 26, 2018, 8:28 p.m.
Big Sky Conference all-time leading scorer Bogdan Bliznyuk of Eastern Washington has been chosen for the
Wed., March 21, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Lynn Hickey helped pave path to national prominence for women’s college basketball
When Chennedy Carter hit a winning shot last weekend to send Texas A&M to the Spokane Regional, she thanked her coaches, her teammates and all the fans in Aggieland. Perhaps …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
After successful season, Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans ready to roll into next year
With the season over, you’d think Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans could relax. Not so fast – his wife Tatjana is due soon with their second child.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Poor shooting dooms Eastern Washington’s men in season-ending loss at College Basketball Invitational
The Eastern Washington men’s basketball team’s season came to an end Tuesday night, and Eagles coach Shantay Legans could easily have focused on the number 20 after an 87-65 loss …