Stories tagged: Eastern Washington Eagles
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
Ben College scored a game-high 29 points, including a crucial three-point play and 3-pointer in the second half, and Whitworth (2-0) defeated Whittier 90-76 on Saturday to complete its stay …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
The fifth annual Dam Cup, given to the winner of the young EWU-Portland State rivalry game, was a bonus, much like the milestone marks a handful of Eagles reached in …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Wide open in the corner in the final minute overtime, Eastern Washington forward Jesse Hunt squared up, hesitated, then remembered he had the hot hand.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
No doubt about it: Eastern Washington wins at least share of Big Sky crown after thumping Portland State
Eastern Washington wasn’t about to let a called-back touchdown impede its momentum. Not in this setting. Not with this much on the line.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Eastern Washington welcomed the Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix to Reese Court on Friday for its first home game of the season. After struggling against two top-20 teams (Syracuse and Oregon) on …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
Ex-Eastern Washington star quarterbacks Bo Levi Mitchell, Matt Nichols square off for ticket to Grey Cup
Winnipeg quarterback Matt Nichols has been one of the more steady arms in CFL, but the nine-year veteran has yet to reach Canada’s Super Bowl equivalent: The Grey Cup.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9 p.m.
After lopsided losses to a pair of college basketball heavyweights, Eastern Washington is ready to take on someone its own size. And in its own arena. The Eagles (0-2) host …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Beating Portland State on Friday night would also sweeten Eastern Washington’s postseason pot, likely giving the Eagles a first-round bye and second-round home game.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
His burst and confidence affected by a series of leg injuries, Eastern Washington running back Sam McPherson had finally come into own.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Uriah Howard and Violet Kapri Morrow combined for 30 points and 13 rebounds and the Eastern Washington Eagles pulled away in the second half for a 66-45 victory over the …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Eastern Washington men’s basketball has signed a pair of players – including the brother of a current member of the team – to letters of intent to play for the …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
When fourth-ranked Eastern Washington (8-2, 6-1 Big Sky) visits Portland State (4-6, 3-4) Friday night at Hillsboro Stadium, Tysen Prunty will be starting for one of the top FCS defenses …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington held Gonzaga’s offense in check for about three quarters on Sunday. But the Eagles’ offense didn’t take advantage of the Bulldogs’ early shooting woes, and eventually Gonzaga pulled …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10 p.m.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Eastern Washington notebook: Eagles secondary steps up in win over UC Davis; Webster twins relish big Senior Day
Twin brothers Nsimba and Nzuzi Webster sat down in front of a group of reporters Saturday following No. 5 Eastern Washington’s 59-20 thrashing of fourth-ranked UC Davis, their smiles lighting …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:04 p.m.
EWU (8-2, 6-1), UC Davis (8-2, 6-1), Weber State (8-2, 6-1) are currently tied atop the standings going into the final week of the regular season.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
The weaknesses – inconsistent rebounding and some defensive lapses in the second half of Wednesday night’s game against Montana – are all relative. After all, the Zags won 76-52 in …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
UC Davis, which has never beaten EWU, brings one of the most potent offenses in the country to Cheney, along with some of the FCS level’s most decorated players.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Bol Bol’s double-double, his second for the Ducks, was capped by a spinning drive from the left wing that sent his defender sprawling and led to a rim-hanging, two-hand dunk …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington center Spencer Blackburn, a three-year starter and team captain, has received much of his respect for his detail-oriented approach, his technique and preparation, the ability to spot an …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
ALSC designed Washington State’s Cougar Football Complex, Gonzaga’s McCarthey Athletic Center and dozens of other notable buildings in the region.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
When fifth-ranked Eastern Washington (7-2, 5-1 Big Sky) plays host to fourth-ranked UC Davis (8-1, 6-0) at 1:05 p.m. Saturday at Roos Field in a key conference battle, the Eagles’ …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
Eastern Washington soccer player Ashley Valdivieso uses CPR to resuscitate man on team’s flight to tournament
Napping on a flight from Spokane to Denver, Ashley Valdivieso, a freshman on the Eastern Washington women’s soccer team en route to last week’s Big Sky Conference Tournament, woke up …
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
The good for Eastern Washington: The Eagles limited 16th-ranked Syracuse to 28 first-half points in Tuesday’s season opener at the Carrier Dome. The bad: scoring a meager 10 points. The …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Fifth-ranked Eastern Washington (7-2, 5-1 Big Sky) tallied six sacks, three interceptions and held Northern Colorado (2-8, 2-4) to just 259 total yards, extending its win streak against the Bears …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Roldan Alcobendas is often tempted to use his crafty footwork on the pitch, but Eastern Washington’s record-breaking kicker refrains.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
As Eastern Washington begins its late-season push for a Big Sky Conference crown, one can’t help but think of a key Nov. 10 date in Cheney with sixth-ranked UC Davis.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Big Sky picks: Don’t expect Northern Colorado to give Eastern Washington trouble in Greeley this time
Big Sky Conference football predictions
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
When EWU begins its 2018-19 campaign Nov. 6 at national power Syracuse, the Eagles will have four returning starters who averaged less than double figures.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Whether it’s in casual conversation or the moments following one of his electric touchdown runs, Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere is smiling.