Stories tagged: EWU football
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.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:39 p.m.
Eastern Washington football puts its (Aaron) Best foot forward for spring practice
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best and six of his assistants really did spend three nights in a Gainesville, Fla., garage last month.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
How Eastern Washington football expects to look when spring practices begin
Eastern Washington University spring football information
Tue., March 28, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington stars chase NFL dreams on Pro Day
The dreams are different now. For six former Eastern Washington football players, the Big Sky is no longer the limit.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington to open spring football practice April 4
Spring football practice at Eastern Washington will begin on April 4 and end with the annual Red-White game on April 29, the school announced Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Cooper Kupp, five other former Eastern Washington football players plan for Pro Day
Six former Eastern Washington football players, including two-time FCS Player of the Year Cooper Kupp, are expected to take part in EWU’s annual Pro Day on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Eastern Washington football will be featured fewer times on Root broadcasts this fall
Eastern Washington football fans will see their favorite team only twice this fall on Root Sports.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Eastern football staff complete with hire of North Dakota running backs coach Maurice
Two months after the departure of football coach Beau Baldwin and several of his assistants, Eastern Washington’s staff is whole again.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington center Jase Butorac to coach Eagles offensive line
Two years after ending his playing career at Eastern Washington, former center Jase Butorac has joined the Eagle coaching staff as offensive line coach.
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
Receivers Kendrick Bourne, Cooper Kupp and Gabe Marks impress at NFL combine
None of the Inland Northwest’s wide receivers were able to match the blazing speed of Washington’s John Ross but Gabe Marks of Washington State, and Eastern Washington’s Cooper Kupp and …
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
Former EWU quarterback Fred Salanoa is Eagles’ new offensive coordinator
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best has reached deep into the Eagles’ past – and his own – to find a new offensive coordinator.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:30 p.m.
Former football coach Beau Baldwin receives warm welcome at EWU basketball game
For Eastern Washington University football fans, Friday night was time for a little closure – and a lot of cheering.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
EWU football coach Aaron Best signs $180,000 contract, works on assembling staff
Football at Eastern Washington University isn’t slowing down for the winter.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 8 a.m.
Shooting victim Alden Gibbs Jr. stays positive with help of friends, Eastern Washington teammates
Super Bowl Sunday found Alden Gibbs Jr. the way it always does: surrounded by friends.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington quarterback Reilly Hennessey ready for ‘fresh challenge’ at CWU
Reilly Hennessey just wants to play some more football.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
Eastern Washington signs 19 to letters of intent
Despite losing half its staff in the offseason, Eastern Washington didn’t miss a beat during recruiting.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
QB Reilly Hennessey transfers from Eastern Washington to CWU
Eastern Washington quarterback Reilly Hennessey has transferred to Division II Central Washington, the school announced Wednesday.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:47 a.m.
Eastern Washington hires Big-12 assistant as new quarterbacks coach
With its first coaching hire of the offseason, Eastern Washington sent a message Wednesday that passing the football will remain a priority in Cheney.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
Eastern Washington hits it big in South Puget Sound recruiting
Despite all odds, Eastern Washington expects on Wednesday morning to announce one of the best football recruiting classes in school history.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 8 a.m.
New Eastern Washington head coach Aaron Best defined by work ethic, smarts
Cerebral and salty but also a gifted teacher, the 38-year-old Best represents the best of Eastern football’s past and present. Now he’s the face of the future.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp making big impression at Senior Bowl
Eastern Washington football fans have seen this before from Cooper Kupp. Now it’s the NFL’s turn.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 5:32 p.m.
North Dakota moving basketball, football to new conferences
The University of North Dakota is moving its basketball teams to the Summit League and its football team to the Missouri Valley Football Conference.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
Eastern Washington announces 2017 football schedule
New coach Aaron Best will be coming full circle when he takes the Eastern Washington football team to Lubbock, Texas, for the season opener on Sept. 3.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
New coach Aaron Best impresses at Eastern Washington press conference
Aaron Best still brought his playbook to Monday’s introductory press conference on the EWU campus.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
‘The right fit at the right time,’ Aaron Best introduced as Eastern Washington’s new football coach
Aaron Best rose to his own occasion Monday afternoon. Eastern Washington’s new football coach was both witty and charming at his on-campus introduction.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Aaron Best named head coach at Eastern Washington
Continuing a tradition of rewarding success, Eastern Washington announced Saturday evening that offensive line coach Aaron Best will become the school’s 21st head coach.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
Eastern Washington coaches, players ponder their future
As the Eastern Washington basketball team was playing Northern Arizona on Thursday night, all was quiet down the hall.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington stars Bourne, Ebukam chase NFL dreams Saturday
Three former Eastern Washington football players will chase their dreams in postseason all-star games over the next two weekends.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:07 a.m.
Jacob Wiley rolls and Eastern Washington topples Northern Arizona
There was no letdown Thursday night at Reese Court – not for Eastern Washington and certainly not for Jacob Wiley.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington will soon interview in-house football coaches Aaron Best, Jeff Schmedding
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves is keeping to his promise of an “expedited search” for the successor to football coach Beau Baldwin.