Stories tagged: EWU football
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.
Sun., Oct. 2, 2016, 6:57 p.m.
Gubrud honored as EWU Eagles move to No. 2 in FCS total offense
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud was selected as College Sports Madness’ Big Sky Conference Player of the Week on Sunday for his performance in the Eagles’ 63-30 win over UC …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
EWU storms back to defeat UC Davis
Overcoming a poor second quarter, Eastern Washington rallied to a 63-30 win over UC Davis in a Big Sky Conference game Saturday at Roos Field.
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
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Roos’ football journey brings him back to Cheney as Hall of Famer
Michael Roos admits he’s a numbers guy. Finance and economics major in college at Eastern Washington. Knows the power of a well-invested dollar. Big on probabilities. And mathematical coincidence.
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.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
Despite strong start, Eagles aren’t satisfied
Will hunger give way to hubris at Eastern Washington? Not if offensive lineman Matt Meyer can help it.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
Well-rounded game allows Eastern Washington to defeat Northern Arizona in Big Sky opener
Eastern Washington pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat Northern Arizona 50-35 in its Big Sky Conference opener Saturday night.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
EWU notebook: Eagles’ boldness rewarded in win over NAU
Even more than usual, Baldwin was in a gambling mood Saturday night.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:40 p.m.
Eastern opens Big Sky play with payback in mind
Almost literally, the Eagles flew to Arizona with blinkers on.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 2:26 a.m.
Senior receiver Kendrick Bourne brings ‘wow’ factor to Eastern offense
The fun factor is alive and well at Roos Field, thanks partly to wide receiver Kendrick Bourne
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
NAU’s Case Cookus off to another strong start
EWU needs to find anwers against nation’s top-rated passer
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 11:19 p.m.
QB race always is wide-open, EWU coach says
There are no quarterback controversies at Eastern Washington, only opportunities
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Big Sky honors Zamora, Custer as Eagles move up in polls
Two Eastern football players won honors from the Big Sky Conference on Monday for their roles in the Eagles’ 34-30 win over Northern Iowa on Saturday.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
EWU scores winning touchdown on fake field goal to defeat Northern Iowa
With the game on the line in the final minute, Eastern Washington disdained a field goal as holder Reilly Hennessey threw a 23-yard touchdown pass to Beau Byus to cap …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Fake field goal was the right call no matter what, Baldwin says
Beau Baldwin knows football, but he’s also knows math.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
High-flying EWU faces rugged Northern Iowa Panthers in home opener
Looking for some common denominators for Eastern Washington from last year’s game against Northern Iowa? You’ll need to search pretty hard.
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
Wilson ready for breakout senior year at EWU
More than almost anyone on the Eastern Washington football team, running back Jabari Wilson has felt the highs and lows of the game he loves.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
UNI quarterback Bailey as athletic as it gets
It’s only mid-September, but Eastern Washington’s defenders are seeing the gamut of quarterback styles.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 10:37 p.m.
Eagles calm despite spate of injuries
As Eastern Washington football fans wring their hands over the recent spate of injuries, the players are decidedly calmer.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 10:58 p.m.
Kupp questionable for Northern Iowa
Two games into the football season, Eastern Washington is dealing with more than its share of injuries.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 11:52 p.m.
North Dakota State tops Eastern Washington in overtime
Tre Dempsey intercepted Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud on the first possession of overtime and Lance Dunn ran 25 yards on North Dakota State’s first offensive play as the Bison …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 5:37 p.m.
Sports letters to the editor
What is it with the Washington State coaching staff and their players that they have to get kicked in the teeth on opening day every season before they decide they …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 5:34 p.m.
Box Score: North Dakota State 50, EWU 44 (OT)
Box score from the North Dakota State Bison’s 50-44 win over the Eastern Washington Eagles on Saturday, Sept. 10 in Fargo, N.D.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 11:46 p.m.
Six years later, Bison want payback for playoff loss to EWU
They haven’t forgotten. North Dakota State has won five straight national titles, but Bison fans believe they were cheated out of a possible sixth on a snowy day in Cheney …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Hard work pays off for EWU safety Zach Bruce
Zach Bruce’s favorite football moment? That’s easy.