Stories tagged: EWU football
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Eti Ena was named Eastern Washington’s defensive coordinator on Wednesday, replacing Jeff Schmedding, who recently joined Boise State’s coaching staff as a co-special teams coordinator and outside linebackers coach.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud, who recently
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 10:51 p.m.
Former EWU linebacker Samson Ebukam had three tackles and a forced fumble, helping the Rams clip the New Orleans Saints 26-23 in overtime Saturday in the NFC championship game at …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
The University High grad will join the Broncos as their outside linebackers coach and co-special teams coordinator.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
In celebration of Eastern Washington University’s most successful football season since 2010, fans cheered and congratulated players at a rally in the atrium of River Park Square Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
Sources: Eastern Washington QB Gage Gubrud ‘looking at Washington State’ as potential transfer destination
Pullman is apparently on the shortlist for the FCS All-American and two-time Walter Payton Award finalist, and a source confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Friday Gubrud is “looking at WSU” as …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
The Eagles’ full 12-game schedule was released Friday, which includes seven away games including road dates with rivals Montana and Idaho.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud’s college football career may not be over, after all.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Eastern Washington head coach Aaron Best has agreed to a two-year contract extension, the school announced Thursday, keeping him in Cheney through 2024.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
Eastern Washington offensive coordinator Bodie Reeder denies report he was offered position at Oklahoma State
FootballScoop.com – a major source for football coaching news – reported Wednesday that Reeder was expected to join Mike Gundy’s staff at OSU, according to a source.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington, on the heels of its loss to North Dakota State on Saturday in the FCS Championship, finished second in both the American Football Coaches Association poll and the …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
By the time Eastern Washington reached the program’s second FCS national title game Saturday at Toyota Stadium – it fell 38-24 to juggernaut North Dakota State – the Eagles’ best …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 8:32 a.m.
Easton Stick firmly entrenched in North Dakota State, FCS lore after scoring 5 TDs in 38-24 national title win
Easton Stick had a hand in all five touchdowns that reigning champion North Dakota State scored on a sunny afternoon in Frisco, Texas. He ran three into the end zone …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:11 p.m.
Sam McPherson, who rushed for 158 yards and a touchdown in Eastern Washington’s 38-24 loss to North Dakota State in Saturday’s FCS title game, is fleet-footed, but not “elite fast” …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:42 p.m.
As sure as your teenager brought the family car home with the gauge on “E” again, North Dakota State rules the clubby little realm of the Football Championship Subdivision, thanks …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Analysis: North Dakota State controls clock, holds off every Eastern Washington challenge in FCS title game
With every yard-churning, clock-eating drive Saturday in Frisco, Texas, the Bison took away opportunities – and ultimately hope – from an erratic Eastern Washington offense working for a lead that …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
Eastern Washington nose tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli, the Big Sky Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year, did not play in Saturday’s FCS national championship game against North Dakota State.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Easton Stick’s five touchdowns pace North Dakota State in 38-24 national title win over Eastern Washington
Seven times in the last eight years, various opponents have tried to stand in the way of the green and gold FCS machine known as North Dakota State.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 5 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington, Dallas safety Matt Johnson hopes Eagles, Cowboys make Saturday a day to remember
The stars in Texas, big and bright as they say, aligned somewhat perfectly this weekend for one former Eastern Washington football player.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:58 p.m.
Nobody could have envisioned the stupefying way they won their 2010 national championship – unless, of course, they’d reviewed the tapes of all the other games Eastern Washington’s Eagles won …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
It’s not Fargo, but it might as well be.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
Eastern Washington wasn’t expected to win a Big Sky Conference title – let alone reach the FCS national championship game – when its most recognizable figure, All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud, …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 7:27 p.m.
Dual-threat sophomore Eric Barriere the next star in long line of decorated Eastern Washington quarterbacks
Erik Meyer, the first in Eastern Washington’s string of All-American quarterbacks since 2005, nearly swallowed his whistle the first time he saw Eric Barriere operate.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington nose tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli donned a game jersey and red football pants Thursday as he posed for a team picture at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 12:54 a.m.
Blueprint to beat the Bison: Eastern Washington will have to slow North Dakota State rushing attack, force turnovers
Some of the most proven coaches in the country have burnt the midnight oil looking for Bison frailties, but their searches were often fruitless.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
Official, unofficial watch parties give local Eastern Washington fans plenty of viewing options for national title game
The Eastern Washington University Alumni Association is hosting two official viewing parties for Saturday’s game, which kicks off at 9 a.m. PT at Toyota Stadium in Frisco.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Please consider funding a budget bump that will entice North Dakota State into battle with the Alabamas and Washington States of the college universe, and save the rest of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Eight years after meeting in the 2010 FCS quarterfinals, Eastern Washington and North Dakota State are the gold standard of the decade.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 11:29 a.m.
When Eastern Washington clipped Delaware 20-19 in the 2010 FCS national title game, it prevailed without one of the most electric players in the country.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
Why not Eastern? In retrospect, that seems like the logical question my wife, Chris, and I should have asked ourselves at the onset of our search for a college athletic …