Stories tagged: Eastern Washington football
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 6:31 p.m.
Southern Oregon’s Matt Sayre offers intriguing choice for Eastern Washington AD
Could a former Eastern Washington quarterback be lured back to become its next athletic director? Matt Sayre isn’t saying, but his name has surfaced as a potential candidate at EWU.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Eastern Washington interim AD Lynn Hickey is off and running, though not necessarily running for the permanent position
For those following Eastern Washington’s search for a new athletic director, it’s already been an intriguing week.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
Eastern Washington seeks public comment this week on athletic director search
Eastern Washington University is hosting three public listening sessions this week as it begins the search for a new athletic director.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
Eastern Washington football signing class looking better with each day
With a little hindsight, this year’s Eastern Washington football recruiting class looks even better than it did on signing day.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
Eastern Washington recruiting haul bigger than expected
For the Eastern Washington football fans gathered Wednesday morning at Northern Quest, it was Christmas all over again.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Meridian High quarterback Simon Burkett among dynamic offensive recruiting class for Eastern Washington football
After 44 years of coaching, Bob Ames isn’t given to gushing about his players at Bellingham’s Meridian High School. Unless that player is quarterback Simon Burkett.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
Eastern Washington initiates the search for a new athletic director
The help-wanted ad went up last week on the Eastern Washington University web site. Two-thirds of the way down the list – just below ads for a custodian and food …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
Eastern Washington gets commit from explosive two-way star Tre Weed
For Sumner High School football coach Keith Ross, the toughest part of National Signing Day will be saying goodbye to Tre Weed.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
Before leaving, Bill Chaves reflects on positive times as Eastern Washington’s athletic director
For Bill Chaves, it’s never been about the trophies – even the one he passes several times a day outside his office.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington moves forward with process to replace departing athletic director
Sometime next week, Eastern Washington University president Mary Cullinan is expected to publicly announce formation of a search committee and an interim athletic director to replace the departing Bill Chaves.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:23 p.m.
More road games ‘on the table’ for Eastern Washington football
Will Eastern Washington play just four home football games this year?
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Eastern Washington ponders next move as Bill Chaves introduced at North Dakota
While his current employer was making tentative plans to search for a successor, Bill Chaves was introduced Tuesday as the new athletic director at the University of North Dakota,
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Eastern Washington tries to address $5.8 million athletic department budget deficit
Eastern Washington football fans can wish all they want for a better stadium, but that dream appears further away than ever.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Bill Chaves named athletic director at North Dakota
Bill Chaves, who presided over more than a decade of unprecedented athletic success at Eastern Washington University, will now attempt to do the same at North Dakota.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
Sources say Eastern Washington AD Bill Chaves a front-runner for North Dakota job
The odds are good that Eastern Washington University may soon be looking for a new athletic director.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
Eastern Washington AD Bill Chaves a finalist at North Dakota
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves is a finalist for the same position at the University of North Dakota, the school announced Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
Eastern Washington football adds eight players in early signing period
This could turn out to be signature recruiting class for Eastern Washington football. All the Eagles need are a few more signatures.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 7:44 p.m.
EWU freshman football players Anfernee Gurley, Antoine Custer Jr. honored
Eastern Washington defensive back and special teams player Anfernee Gurley was chosen to the Hero Sports All-America freshman first team. He had 37 tackles, three broken-up passes and two forced …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
Obstruction charges dropped against Eastern Washington football players Gage Gubrud, Kurt Calhoun
Obstruction charges against two Eastern Washington football players have been dismissed.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Cooper Kupp, Rams met challenge posed by New Orleans Saints
They raised the bar on Cooper Kupp and the Los Angeles Rams last weekend. They cleared it rather nicely, thank you.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Bo Levi Mitchell continues winning ways in CFL
At Eastern Washington, quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell will forever be remembered as the ultimate winner.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 1:37 p.m.
Gubrud, league-leading Eastern Washington offense snubbed in All-Big Sky balloting
The hits keep coming for Eastern Washington football.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 3:40 p.m.
‘It’s a gut punch,’ Eastern Washington AD says of FCS snub
A day after Eastern Washington’s exclusion from the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, athletic director Bill Chaves said he was still “confused and stunned” by the decision.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Fuzzy math? Eastern FCS snub doesn’t quite add up
For Eastern Washington football fans, this was a real head-scratcher: Why didn’t the Eagles make the field for the FCS playoffs? The selection committee will never say, but apparently the …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Eastern Washington football fails to make FCS playoff field
Despite a 7-4 overall record and a third-place finish in the Big Sky Conference, the Eastern Washington football team was left out of the 24-team field for the FCS playoffs.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Eastern Washington states case, waits to hear playoff field
Eastern Washington won the battle in convincing fashion. Was it enough to win the campaign? The Eagles will know soon enough: the NCAA will reveal the 24-team Football Championship Subdivision …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Eastern Washington rolls past Portland State, keeps playoff hopes alive
Gage Gubrud passed for 445 yards and four touchdowns, Antoine Custer Jr. ran for a career-high 177 yards and three scores and Eastern Washington defeated Portland State 59-33 on Saturday …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 8:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Nic Sblendorio splendid on Senior Day
In perhaps his final home game, senior wide receiver Nic Sblendorio rose to the occasion Saturday night to help Eastern Washington beat Portland State. His 273 yards receiving are the …
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Pre-trial hearing scheduled Dec. 7 for Eastern Washington football players Gage Gubrud, Kurt Calhoun
Spokane attorney Bevan Maxey will represent Eastern Washington football players on obstruction charges stemming from an incident earlier this month in Cheney.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
It’s been quite a journey for Eastern Washington seniors Jake Hoffman, Marcus Saugen
Jake Hoffman got the good news Thursday morning. Just in time for Senior Day, the pins would be coming out of his left arm.