Stories tagged: Eastern Washington football
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
EWU initiates process to examine fundraising prospects for athletics facilities
Eastern Washington has taken the first steps in exploring the feasibility of improving the school’s athletic facilities.
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
Spokane entrepreneurs respond to growing number of graduate transfers
CollegeFreeAgent.com is one of those “why-didn’t-I-think-of-that?” ideas.
Sun., May 7, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Best, Eastern Washington look back on successful month of spring football
From Aaron Best’s perspective, spring football at Eastern Washington was nothing short of incomparable.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Brandon Montgomery leads Red to 24-17 win in Eastern Washington spring game
From the pregame trash-talking to the celebratory ice bath for winning coach Jeff Schmedding, this felt like the real thing.
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
L.A. Rams pick Eastern Washington’s Cooper Kupp in third round of NFL Draft
The Los Angeles Rams selected Eastern Washington’s record-breaking wide receiver early in the third round of the NFL Draft, capping a dramatic Friday night for Kupp and his family.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington set for game-like Red-White contest
Don’t expect the see a lot of mysteries to be revealed Saturday afternoon at Roos Field.
Thu., April 27, 2017, 6 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington star receiver Cooper Kupp shares his preparation for NFL
My last steps on Roos Field weren’t how I envisioned them, but the last five years that I was leaving behind were some of the best of my life.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
Eastern Washington hopes for another spark on special teams
Nothing sparks a football team like a second-half kickoff return for a touchdown, the kind Eastern Washington did twice last season.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp, family have high hopes for NFL Draft
Family and faith have carried Cooper Kupp this far, so why stop now?
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington secondary is tough, experienced
Those young Eastern Washington cornerbacks sure have grown up.
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Eastern Washington defense highlights Eagles’ second scrimmage
There was a lot to like at Eastern Washington’s second spring scrimmage Saturday.
Wed., April 19, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington defensive line ready to take the next step
New schemes and newfound physicality made a big difference last year for Eastern Washington’s defensive line.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 6 p.m.
New Eastern Washington offensive line coach Jase Butorac inherits young but experienced group
Eastern Washington’s new offensive line coach is a former center, and Jase Butorac believes that’s no coincidence.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 8:57 p.m.
New Eastern Washington receivers coach Dumas brings experience, Eagle ties
Eastern Washington’s new wide receivers coach Jay Dumas checks all the boxes, including a few you wouldn’t expect.
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Passing game dominates first Eastern Washington football scrimmage
Aaron Best was in a generous mood Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
New NCAA football rules on recruiting and practice time draw mixed reviews at Washington State and Eastern Washington
The NCAA made three major rule changes on Friday. Mike Leach loves one of the changes, hates another and the third likely won’t affect Washington State much one way or …
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
New coach Aaron Best, Eastern Washington ready for first spring football scrimmage
This is Aaron Best’s team now, although he doesn’t think of it that way.
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
New Eastern Washington running backs coach Kevin Maurice ready for challenge
How badly did Kevin Maurice want to coach to coach at Eastern Washington?
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud wants to build on success
Gage Gubrud may scramble less this year, but he’s not sitting still. He’s also taking nothing for granted.
UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Fred Salanoa happy to be back on EWU campus
The ball is back in Fred Salanoa’s hands, and the former Eastern Washington quarterback couldn’t be happier.
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Eastern Washington running backs plan to embrace bigger role
Tamarick Pierce has a message for pass-happy Eastern Washington football fans: Running the ball can be fun, too.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Eastern Washington football redshirt freshmen ready to put lessons to use
Xavier James must be the luckiest redshirt freshman at Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington, new coach Aaron Best open spring football practice
Everyone had an extra spring in their step Tuesday afternoon at Roos Field.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:39 p.m.
Eastern Washington football puts its (Aaron) Best foot forward for spring practice
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best and six of his assistants really did spend three nights in a Gainesville, Fla., garage last month.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
How Eastern Washington football expects to look when spring practices begin
Eastern Washington University spring football information
Tue., March 28, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington stars chase NFL dreams on Pro Day
The dreams are different now. For six former Eastern Washington football players, the Big Sky is no longer the limit.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington to open spring football practice April 4
Spring football practice at Eastern Washington will begin on April 4 and end with the annual Red-White game on April 29, the school announced Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Cooper Kupp, five other former Eastern Washington football players plan for Pro Day
Six former Eastern Washington football players, including two-time FCS Player of the Year Cooper Kupp, are expected to take part in EWU’s annual Pro Day on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Eastern football staff complete with hire of North Dakota running backs coach Maurice
Two months after the departure of football coach Beau Baldwin and several of his assistants, Eastern Washington’s staff is whole again.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington center Jase Butorac to coach Eagles offensive line
Two years after ending his playing career at Eastern Washington, former center Jase Butorac has joined the Eagle coaching staff as offensive line coach.