Stories tagged: Eastern Washington football
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
Perhaps it was the proverbial seven-year itch to do something different, or a chance to spend more weekends with my wife. Either way, I’m now the K-12 education reporter for …
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
It’s been a rough few days for Eastern Washington University products in the Canadian Football League.
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Football season is three months away, but Eastern Washington already is on a winning streak.
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
For several former Eastern Washington stars, the upcoming Canadian Football League season offers more than a little drama. The storylines span the country as CFL fans await the season opener …
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
New Eastern Washington University athletic director Lynn Hickey will earn $178,566 annually during the course of a five-year contract signed last week. Hickey, who served as interim athletic director beginning …
Sat., April 28, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Red-White Game opened with a sweet trick play for a touchdown and closed with a treat for dozens of children gathered on the red turf.
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
No matter the challenge, Lynn Hickey seemingly has a plan for that.
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.
Thu., April 26, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
All those months of work finally paid off Thursday.
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best seldom has trouble fielding questions about football – or anything else. However, Best opted for a fair catch when asked this week how the …
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 10:41 a.m.
These are exciting times for Eastern Washington University sports fans. Anxious ones too.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington had a clear idea of what it wanted to accomplish during Saturday morning’s scrimmage at Roos Field: Put the players in some tough situations and see how they …
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.
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Vince Otoupal didn’t need a microphone Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 1:40 p.m.
The window has all but closed on Eastern Washington’s chances of completing its football schedule against an FCS opponent.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington football will appear on four ROOT sports telecasts this fall, the Big Sky Conference announced Monday.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
It was a classic case of 99 percent perspiration and 1 percent inspiration, but Greg Peach didn’t know it yet.
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: Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Eastern Washington running back Antoine Custer Jr. never seems to have a grumpy moment. You get the sense that he does squats with a big fat grin.
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.
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:40 p.m.
After nearly 20 years at Eastern Washington, deputy athletic director Marc Hughes is resigning to pursue other interests, the school announced Wednesday.
Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
Aaron Best was more than ready to spring forward Tuesday afternoon.
Sat., March 31, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Eastern Washington is coming into spring football with an attitude.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
An Eastern Washington football player faces hit-and-run charges after crashing his truck into a Cheney apartment building, causing significant damage, then fleeing the scene.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s football schedule is still a less-than-perfect 10.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
Nine former Eastern Washington football players will take part in the school’s annual Pro Day on Friday, with weight and agility testing held indoors and outdoor tests set for Roos …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
John Graham is back in the game – and back in the Big Sky Conference. The former Eastern Washington defensive coordinator is the new linebackers coach at Idaho, he announced …