Stories tagged: EWU football
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 5:49 a.m.
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.
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.
These are exciting times for Eastern Washington University sports fans. Anxious ones too.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
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 …
Thu., April 19, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
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 …
Wed., April 18, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
In some ways, Jase Butorac and the Eastern Washington offensive linemen are growing up together.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
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.
Vince Otoupal didn’t need a microphone Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 1:40 p.m.
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.
Eastern Washington football will appear on four ROOT sports telecasts this fall, the Big Sky Conference announced Monday.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
Fri., April 6, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
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.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
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.
After nearly 20 years at Eastern Washington, deputy athletic director Marc Hughes is resigning to pursue other interests, the school announced Wednesday.
Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
Aaron Best was more than ready to spring forward Tuesday afternoon.
Sat., March 31, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Eastern Washington is coming into spring football with an attitude.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
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’s football schedule is still a less-than-perfect 10.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
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 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.
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.
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 University is hosting three public listening sessions this week as it begins the search for a new athletic director.