Stories tagged: Eastern Washington football
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Aaron Best named head coach at Eastern Washington
Continuing a tradition of rewarding success, Eastern Washington announced Saturday evening that offensive line coach Aaron Best will become the school’s 21st head coach.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
Eastern Washington coaches, players ponder their future
As the Eastern Washington basketball team was playing Northern Arizona on Thursday night, all was quiet down the hall.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington stars Bourne, Ebukam chase NFL dreams Saturday
Three former Eastern Washington football players will chase their dreams in postseason all-star games over the next two weekends.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington will soon interview in-house football coaches Aaron Best, Jeff Schmedding
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves is keeping to his promise of an “expedited search” for the successor to football coach Beau Baldwin.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
EWU coaches, players cope with uncertainty
After two days of tumult, it’s mostly quiet on the Eastern front.
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Eastern Washington faces tough choice in new head football coach
Eastern Washington just lost its head coach, but athletic director Bill Chaves said he hopes to preserve the program’s identity. Which is what, exactly?
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Eagles work hard to keep recruiting class intact
Perhaps the best news for Eastern Washington football on Tuesday was delivered by a 17-year-old via social media.
UPDATED: Mon., 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 …
Mon., 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.
Sun., 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. …
Sat., 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.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 5 a.m.
On the field and off, Cooper 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.
Tue., 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.
Mon., 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.
Fri., 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.
Tue., 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!”
Mon., 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
Mon., 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.
Fri., 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
Fri., 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
Fri., 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.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 2 a.m.
What next for Roos Field?
Roos Field isn’t keeping up with EWU’s football success
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 11:48 p.m.
Eastern faces tough Bears run defense
Good thing Eastern Washington likes to throw the ball.
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.