Stories tagged: EWU football
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
When fourth-ranked Eastern Washington (8-2, 6-1 Big Sky) visits Portland State (4-6, 3-4) Friday night at Hillsboro Stadium, Tysen Prunty will be starting for one of the top FCS defenses …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Eastern Washington notebook: Eagles secondary steps up in win over UC Davis; Webster twins relish big Senior Day
Twin brothers Nsimba and Nzuzi Webster sat down in front of a group of reporters Saturday following No. 5 Eastern Washington’s 59-20 thrashing of fourth-ranked UC Davis, their smiles lighting …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:04 p.m.
EWU (8-2, 6-1), UC Davis (8-2, 6-1), Weber State (8-2, 6-1) are currently tied atop the standings going into the final week of the regular season.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
UC Davis, which has never beaten EWU, brings one of the most potent offenses in the country to Cheney, along with some of the FCS level’s most decorated players.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington center Spencer Blackburn, a three-year starter and team captain, has received much of his respect for his detail-oriented approach, his technique and preparation, the ability to spot an …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
ALSC designed Washington State’s Cougar Football Complex, Gonzaga’s McCarthey Athletic Center and dozens of other notable buildings in the region.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
When fifth-ranked Eastern Washington (7-2, 5-1 Big Sky) plays host to fourth-ranked UC Davis (8-1, 6-0) at 1:05 p.m. Saturday at Roos Field in a key conference battle, the Eagles’ …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Fifth-ranked Eastern Washington (7-2, 5-1 Big Sky) tallied six sacks, three interceptions and held Northern Colorado (2-8, 2-4) to just 259 total yards, extending its win streak against the Bears …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Roldan Alcobendas is often tempted to use his crafty footwork on the pitch, but Eastern Washington’s record-breaking kicker refrains.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
As Eastern Washington begins its late-season push for a Big Sky Conference crown, one can’t help but think of a key Nov. 10 date in Cheney with sixth-ranked UC Davis.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Big Sky picks: Don’t expect Northern Colorado to give Eastern Washington trouble in Greeley this time
Big Sky Conference football predictions
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Whether it’s in casual conversation or the moments following one of his electric touchdown runs, Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere is smiling.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
A month after sustaining a toe injury that ultimately ended his college career, Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud donned a beanie, sweats and a practice jersey Tuesday as he spoke …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
EWU head coach Aaron Best announced that two-time All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud would miss the rest of the season due to a toe injury he sustained in a win at …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 6:33 p.m.
Leading up to the renewal of the Big Sky rivalry with Eastern Washington, Idaho coach Paul Petrino preached about the importance of getting off to a good start and limiting …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington coach Aaron Best confirms that quarterback Gage Gubrud will undergo season-ending surgery.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
Week 8 Big Sky conference football predictions
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
Add Eastern Washington safety Cole Karstetter to the growing list of Eagles with Idaho ties.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Blast from the past: Eastern Washington’s wins over Idaho helped build program into national powerhouse
Was Idaho and Eastern Washington an unrequited rivalry? Depends who you ask. There was never a question of who had the better football program, though.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
When the Vandals (3-4, 2-2 Big Sky) visit fifth-ranked EWU (5-2, 3-1) Saturday at noon at Roos Field – their first meeting in Cheney since 1994 – the Eagles expect …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
Plenty of area high school players are participating in the Eastern Washington-Idaho football rivalry.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
Brian Strandley remembers lining up against a behemoth Eastern Washington offensive line when Idaho’s annual tilt with the Eagles was more than just a Big Sky Conference affair.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
From fourth grade to his freshman year at Moscow High, Criner shadowed his father, Mark Criner, Idaho’s defensive coordinator from 2007-2012.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Over half the teams in the 13-member Big Sky Conference have been affected by an injury at quarterback at this season, some cases more serious than others.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
After the 13th-ranked Wildcats’ 14-6 dispatching of the fourth-ranked EWU on Saturday at Stewart Stadium, Hill’s unit has now allowed an average of 13.3 points against the Eagles since 2015.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
No. 13 Weber State and its vaunted defense had its way with fourth-ranked EWU in a 14-6 slugfest, holding the typically explosive Eagles to a paltry 247 yards and their …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
Week 7 of Big Sky Conference football predictions.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
His offense has seen better days, but Weber State head coach Jay Hill still boasts one of the best defenses in the land.
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
It was a freak play, but Ketner Kupp blames himself. The last time the Eastern Washington linebacker suited up his with now-budding NFL receiver brother, Cooper Kupp, he was on …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
EWU head coach Aaron Best said he’ll know more about Gubrud’s injury this week and if he’ll be ready to go Saturday.