Stories tagged: Eastern Washington football
UPDATED: MONDAY, 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 …
MONDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, 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. …
SATURDAY, DEC. 24, 2016, 3:26 P.M.
Stellar season for Eastern Washington football could lead to another
It’s been almost a week since the tough loss to Youngstown State, so the cups should be half-full again for Eastern Washington football fans.
SATURDAY, DEC. 24, 2016, 5 A.M.
On the field and off, Kupp brought out the best at EWU
Moments after a crushing last-second defeat that ended his storied Eastern Washington University college football career, Cooper Kupp kept his poise and perspective.
TUESDAY, DEC. 20, 2016, 1:06 P.M.
Cooper Kupp, Gage Gubrud, Samson Ebukam win more national honors
For the second straight day, a trio of Eastern Washington University football players won national recognition when STATS released its postseason All-America squad on Tuesday.
MONDAY, DEC. 19, 2016, 9:45 A.M.
Eagles Kupp, Ebukam, Gubrud continue to collect major honors
Their college careers are over, but Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp, defensive end Samson Ebukam and quarterback Gage Gubrud earned big consolation prizes Monday.
FRIDAY, DEC. 16, 2016, 11:27 P.M.
Eagles face Youngstown St. with title game berth on the line
At some point Saturday afternoon, Eastern Washington football fans will stop talking about the weather and enjoy the heat of the moment.
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 12:10 A.M.
Resurgent Penguins challenge EWU in FCS semifinals
The students were screaming it at the top of their lungs on a chilly Saturday afternoon in northeastern Ohio: “Youngstown is back, baby!”
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 7:05 P.M.
Eagles coach Beau Baldwin interviews at Nevada
Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin is one of three finalists for the vacancy at Nevada and has interviewed for the position
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 2:16 P.M.
Richmond on a roll as EWU looms
The Richmond Spiders are flying by the seat of their pants this week.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 11:46 P.M.
EWU cornerbacks fresh for the FCS playoffs
As football’s second season begins at Eastern Washington, the Eagle cornerbacks feel like they’re still halfway through the first
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 2:02 A.M.
History of Roos Field and list of Big Sky football facilities
A timeline detailing the history of Roos Field and a list of the other football facilities in the Big Sky Conference
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 2:01 A.M.
As debate about Roos Field continues, other facilities receive upgrades
While Eastern Washington considers its options, other FCS schools have moved decisively toward expanding their football facilities with relatively modest expenditures.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 2 A.M.
What next for Roos Field?
Roos Field isn’t keeping up with EWU’s football success
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 11:48 P.M.
Eastern faces tough Bears run defense
Good thing Eastern Washington likes to throw the ball.
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
EWU’s Gubrud, Kupp are Payton Award finalists
They were good enough for the Big Sky Conference football coaches, and the rest of the nation feels the same way about Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud and wide receiver …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 11:10 P.M.
Baldwin mentioned for Nevada job
Once again, the football coaching carrousel is spinning close to Cheney.
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 11:09 P.M.
Eagles get back to work for playoffs
Even with snowdrifts piled along the sidelines and temperatures in the mid-30s, Roos Field was full of warm feelings Tuesday night.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 11:41 P.M.
EWU’s Kupp, Gubrud share top Big Sky award
Eastern Washington places seven on all-Big Sky team
SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2016, 9:05 A.M.
EWU Eagles get No. 2 seed in FCS playoffs
Eastern Washington earned the No. 2 overall seed in the Football Championship Subdivision playoff bracket announced Sunday by the NCAA.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016, 11:59 P.M.
EWU beats Portland State, shares Big Sky title
This was a moment 12 months in the making.
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 10:44 P.M.
EWU defensive lineman Matt Sommer looks to win another Big Sky football title
Senior Day was nice, but the celebration is just beginning for Eastern Washington defensive lineman Matt Sommer.
MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2016, 8:17 P.M.
EWU’s Cooper Kupp earns special teams award
Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp was named the Big Sky Conference’s special teams player of the week it was announced on Monday.
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 8:37 P.M.
EWU notebook: Record-breaking Cooper Kupp adds mark for total receptions
It was just a 3-yard catch, but so momentous for everyone on a chilly Saturday night in Cheney.
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 3:21 P.M.
EWU Eagles face tough game at No. 16 Cal Poly
The way Cal Poly football coach Tim Walsh talks, you’d think his Mustangs will need to play a perfect game to hang with Eastern Washington.
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 2 A.M.
EWU roverback J.J. Njoku makes the most of his senior year
Eight weeks ago, when Eastern Washington roverback Cole Karstetter crumpled to the turf, his backup felt the hurt too.
SATURDAY, OCT. 29, 2016, 11:32 P.M.
John Blanchette: Eagles-Griz rivalry built on respect
Where is the Big Sky we used to know?
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016, 11:03 P.M.
Eagles face tall task against Montana QB Brady Gustafson
Looming large over Saturday’s Big Sky Conference game in Cheney is Montana quarterback Brady Gustafson, a 6-foot-7 pocket passer who some experts liken to Carson Wentz.
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 6:02 P.M.
Eagles need no extra motivation for Montana
The Eastern Washington football players didn’t need any extra motivation when they stepped onto the practice field Tuesday afternoon.