Stories tagged: EWU football
Wed., June 7, 2017, 11:46 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington coach Beau Baldwin to make $570,000 annually as Cal OC
By moving up to the Pac-12, former Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin also moved up a few tax brackets.
Sat., June 3, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Some NFL observers predict big things for former Eastern Washington receiver Cooper Kupp
The spotlight has shone brighter after the Rams picked Cooper Kupp in the third round of the NFL Draft. The reviews were positive, but now they border on gushing after …
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington football star Cooper Kupp quickly impresses Los Angeles Rams
At every stop, Cooper Kupp has converted the doubters. Now it’s SoCal’s turn.
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
EWU initiates process to examine fundraising prospects for athletics facilities
Eastern Washington has taken the first steps in exploring the feasibility of improving the school’s athletic facilities.
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
Eastern Washington shines in NCAA Academic Progress Report
With women’s basketball leading the way, all 12 intercollegiate teams at Eastern Washington surpassed the NCAA’s academic threshold for competing in the postseason.
Sun., May 7, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Best, Eastern Washington look back on successful month of spring football
From Aaron Best’s perspective, spring football at Eastern Washington was nothing short of incomparable.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Brandon Montgomery leads Red to 24-17 win in Eastern Washington spring game
From the pregame trash-talking to the celebratory ice bath for winning coach Jeff Schmedding, this felt like the real thing.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
L.A. Rams pick Eastern Washington’s Samson Ebukam in fourth round of NFL Draft
In one of the most surprising developments of the NFL Draft, former Eastern Washington stars Samson Ebukam and Cooper Kupp will be teammates again.
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
L.A. Rams pick Eastern Washington’s Cooper Kupp in third round of NFL Draft
The Los Angeles Rams selected Eastern Washington’s record-breaking wide receiver early in the third round of the NFL Draft, capping a dramatic Friday night for Kupp and his family.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington set for game-like Red-White contest
Don’t expect the see a lot of mysteries to be revealed Saturday afternoon at Roos Field.
Thu., April 27, 2017, 6 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington star receiver Cooper Kupp shares his preparation for NFL
My last steps on Roos Field weren’t how I envisioned them, but the last five years that I was leaving behind were some of the best of my life.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
Eastern Washington hopes for another spark on special teams
Nothing sparks a football team like a second-half kickoff return for a touchdown, the kind Eastern Washington did twice last season.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp, family have high hopes for NFL Draft
Family and faith have carried Cooper Kupp this far, so why stop now?
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington secondary is tough, experienced
Those young Eastern Washington cornerbacks sure have grown up.
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Eastern Washington defense highlights Eagles’ second scrimmage
There was a lot to like at Eastern Washington’s second spring scrimmage Saturday.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Eastern Washington football plans longer scrimmage for Saturday
Eastern Washington’s scrimmage on Saturday will be longer and more comprehensive than last week’s 61-play affair, coach Aaron Best said.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Eastern Washington linebackers enjoy running downhill
Miquiyah Zamora is gone, but he’s still offering pointers to the returning Eastern Washington linebackers.
Wed., April 19, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington defensive line ready to take the next step
New schemes and newfound physicality made a big difference last year for Eastern Washington’s defensive line.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 6 p.m.
New Eastern Washington offensive line coach Jase Butorac inherits young but experienced group
Eastern Washington’s new offensive line coach is a former center, and Jase Butorac believes that’s no coincidence.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 8:57 p.m.
New Eastern Washington receivers coach Dumas brings experience, Eagle ties
Eastern Washington’s new wide receivers coach Jay Dumas checks all the boxes, including a few you wouldn’t expect.
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Passing game dominates first Eastern Washington football scrimmage
Aaron Best was in a generous mood Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
New NCAA football rules on recruiting and practice time draw mixed reviews at Washington State and Eastern Washington
The NCAA made three major rule changes on Friday. Mike Leach loves one of the changes, hates another and the third likely won’t affect Washington State much one way or …
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
New coach Aaron Best, Eastern Washington ready for first spring football scrimmage
This is Aaron Best’s team now, although he doesn’t think of it that way.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
New generation of Eastern Washington receivers looks to silence the doubters
At Eastern Washington, they’re asking how the Eagles will replace the most productive trio of wide receivers in school history.
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
New Eastern Washington running backs coach Kevin Maurice ready for challenge
How badly did Kevin Maurice want to coach to coach at Eastern Washington?
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud wants to build on success
Gage Gubrud may scramble less this year, but he’s not sitting still. He’s also taking nothing for granted.
UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Fred Salanoa happy to be back on EWU campus
The ball is back in Fred Salanoa’s hands, and the former Eastern Washington quarterback couldn’t be happier.
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Eastern Washington running backs plan to embrace bigger role
Tamarick Pierce has a message for pass-happy Eastern Washington football fans: Running the ball can be fun, too.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Eastern Washington football redshirt freshmen ready to put lessons to use
Xavier James must be the luckiest redshirt freshman at Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington, new coach Aaron Best open spring football practice
Everyone had an extra spring in their step Tuesday afternoon at Roos Field.