Stories tagged: Eastern Washington football
Tue., 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 …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Baldwin mentioned for Nevada job
Once again, the football coaching carrousel is spinning close to Cheney.
Tue., 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.
Tue., 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
Sun., 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.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
EWU beats Portland State, shares Big Sky title
This was a moment 12 months in the making.
Tue., 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.
Mon., 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.
Sat., 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.
Fri., 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.
Fri., 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.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 11:32 p.m.
John Blanchette: Eagles-Griz rivalry built on respect
Where is the Big Sky we used to know?
Wed., 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.
Tue., 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.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 3:48 p.m.
EWU quarterback Gubrud is FCS national player of the week
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud continues to take what defenses give him.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
EWU offense flying high going to Montana State
Montana State football coach Jeff Choate is new to the Big Sky Conference, but he knows all about the Eastern Washington offense.
Thu., Oct. 20, 2016, 11:03 p.m.
EWU’s Webster twins stick together
Nzuzi and Nsimba Webster have been hard at play since the day they were born.
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 10:06 p.m.
EWU offensive line overachieves
Please excuse Eastern Washington’s offensive linemen for patting themselves on the shoulder pads.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 10:14 p.m.
EWU football notes: Eagles’ record should impress recruits
Eastern Washington football coaches hit the recruiting trail this bye week with five wins in their pockets, which is sure to impress most 17-year-old athletes.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 11:02 p.m.
EWU not satisfied with 5-1 start
Nothing like a sunny afternoon and a perfectly placed bye week to put the Eastern Washington football players in a good mood.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 11:41 a.m.
EWU’s Gage Gubrud named Big Sky player of week
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud is the Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the Week
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
Shaq Hill has career day while leading Eagles with four touchdown catches
Shaq Hill has felt the pain. Saturday was all about the gain.
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:51 p.m.
Surging Eagles host Northern Colorado
The school year has barely begun, but the Eastern Washington football team just hit midterms.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
EWU faces improving Bears
Are the Northern Colorado Bears finally coming out of hibernation?
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016, 10:29 p.m.
EWU true freshman backs are a hit
Eastern Washington’s true freshman running backs are staying on top of their game. Even better, Tamarick Pierce and Antoine Custer Jr. are staying grounded.
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 10:21 p.m.
Cooper Kupp, Antoine Custer win Big Sky weekly awards
For the second time in three weeks, Eastern Washington true freshman Antoine Custer Jr. gave the Eagles a lift with a long kickoff return to open the second half.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
EWU notebook: Cooper Kupp has another record-breaking day in EWU win
Late in the third quarter of Saturday’s game and the game slipping away, the UC Davis defensive coaches decided to take a chance.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
EWU offense hitting its stride as UC Davis heads into Roos Field
UC Davis coach Ron Gould is a big fan of the Eastern Washington offense
Thu., Sept. 29, 2016, 4:10 p.m.
Wimberly is Eastern’s most complete player
Zach Wimberly admits it: He was nervous before his first college football game.
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 11:19 p.m.
Ball control still key for UC Davis
Some things never change. The UC Davis offense has more weapons this year, but the Aggies still hang their helmets on ball-control.