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UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 5:49 a.m.

Lynn Hickey named athletic director at Eastern Washington University

Her first choice was the right one, Eastern Washington President Mary Cullinan has decided. Lynn Hickey, whom Cullinan hired as interim athletic director 10 weeks ago, is now the school’s …


UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 8:24 p.m.

New rule will alter kickoff plans for Eagles

Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best seldom has trouble fielding questions about football – or anything else. However, Best opted for a fair catch when asked this week how the …


UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 10:41 a.m.

Analysis: EWU A.D. decision looms, as do questions over athletic funding

These are exciting times for Eastern Washington University sports fans. Anxious ones too.


UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 6:49 p.m.

Defense – and wind – dominate Eagles scrimmage

Eastern Washington had a clear idea of what it wanted to accomplish during Saturday morning’s scrimmage at Roos Field: Put the players in some tough situations and see how they …


Eastern Washington athletic director candidate Lynn Hickey talks funding, facilities, future in public forum

Lynn Hickey has a resume as big as Texas. For better than four decades, she’s coached big-time women’s basketball, helped lead the athletic department at one of the biggest schools …


Eastern Washington’s offensive line features depth, talent

In some ways, Jase Butorac and the Eastern Washington offensive linemen are growing up together.


Eastern Washington football to focus on situational drills in second spring scrimmage

Consider Saturday’s Eastern Washington scrimmage as a dry run for next week’s Red-White Spring Game.


UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 9:21 a.m.

Eastern Washington ‘on the precipice of greatness,’ athletic director candidate Vince Otoupal says

Vince Otoupal didn’t need a microphone Tuesday night.


UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 1:40 p.m.

As choices narrow, Eastern Washington all but sure to fill schedule with D-II or NAIA opponent

The window has all but closed on Eastern Washington’s chances of completing its football schedule against an FCS opponent.


UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 5:40 p.m.

ROOT TV to show four Eastern Washington, three Idaho football games this fall

Eastern Washington football will appear on four ROOT sports telecasts this fall, the Big Sky Conference announced Monday.


Pro Vision Academy gives high school football players clear view of potential

It was a classic case of 99 percent perspiration and 1 percent inspiration, but Greg Peach didn’t know it yet.


UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 6:36 p.m.

Eastern Washington football faces tough slate this season, even with incomplete schedule

For all the hand-wringing over Eastern Washington’s incomplete football schedule, one thing is certain: The Eagles could fill one of their opens dates with a high school team and this …


UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 6:54 p.m.

Eastern Washington defense owns the day in first scrimmage of spring camp

The offense rolled up 398 yards and the defense broke up seven passes and made a pair of interceptions, highlighting Eastern Washington’s first full scrimmage of spring camp on Friday …


UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 6:18 p.m.

Lynn Hickey, Vince Otoupal named finalists for Eastern Washington athletic director job

After a nationwide search that produced 50 applicants from NCAA Division I institutions across the country, Eastern Washington University on Friday revealed the two finalists for its vacant athletic director …


UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 4:58 p.m.

Eastern Washington plans 70-80 plays for first spring scrimmage

Eastern Washington coach Aaron Best says the Eagles will “push the envelope” on Friday in their first spring scrimmage.


UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 5:09 p.m.

Jay-Tee Tiuli leads group of Eastern Washington players ready to bounce back from injury-filled 2017 season

Jay-Tee Tiuli, all 330 pounds of him, walked slowly but purposefully toward the practice field on Wednesday afternoon. The purpose: to raise a little havoc.


UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:59 p.m.

Eastern Washington offense primed for another big season with return of nine starters

Eastern Washington running back Antoine Custer Jr. never seems to have a grumpy moment. You get the sense that he does squats with a big fat grin.


Eastern Washington interim AD Lynn Hickey praises department, keeps mum on future status

After six weeks on the job, Eastern Washington interim athletic director Lynn Hickey said she’s “very impressed” with the quality of people in her department.


Athletic department vacancies nearing double digits at Eastern Washington

While Eastern Washington continues the search process for a new athletic director, vacancies in the department are threatening to reach double digits.


UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:40 p.m.

Eastern Washington deputy athletic director Marc Hughes steps down

After nearly 20 years at Eastern Washington, deputy athletic director Marc Hughes is resigning to pursue other interests, the school announced Wednesday.


Eastern Washington begins spring football practice with emphasis on positives

Aaron Best was more than ready to spring forward Tuesday afternoon.


Eastern Washington football enters spring with impressive numbers

Eastern Washington is coming into spring football with an attitude.


UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.

EWU football player accused of crashing truck into Cheney apartment building, then fleeing

An Eastern Washington football player faces hit-and-run charges after crashing his truck into a Cheney apartment building, causing significant damage, then fleeing the scene.


UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 7:03 p.m.

Eastern Washington still working to complete football schedule for upcoming season

Eastern Washington’s football schedule is still a less-than-perfect 10.


UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 11:01 p.m.

Albert Havili headlines list of hopefuls for Eastern Washington’s pro day

Nine former Eastern Washington football players will take part in the school’s annual Pro Day on Friday, with weight and agility testing held indoors and outdoor tests set for Roos …


UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:50 p.m.

Eastern Washington’s Bogdan Bliznyuk named Big Sky Conference MVP

Eastern Washington forward Bogdan Bliznyuk was honored Monday as the Big Sky Conference Most Valuable Player, joining former Eagles Alvin Snow, Rodney Stuckey and Jacob Wiley as conference MVPs.


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:54 p.m.

After playoff snub last season, Eastern Washington football ready to return for spring practices

Beginning April 3, the Eagles will spread 15 practices over 26 days, culminating in the annual Red-White Spring Game on April 28.


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 6:31 p.m.

Southern Oregon’s Matt Sayre offers intriguing choice for Eastern Washington AD

Could a former Eastern Washington quarterback be lured back to become its next athletic director? Matt Sayre isn’t saying, but his name has surfaced as a potential candidate at EWU.


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 6:36 p.m.

Eastern Washington interim AD Lynn Hickey is off and running, though not necessarily running for the permanent position

For those following Eastern Washington’s search for a new athletic director, it’s already been an intriguing week.


UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 8:53 p.m.

Eastern Washington seeks public comment this week on athletic director search

Eastern Washington University is hosting three public listening sessions this week as it begins the search for a new athletic director.