Stories tagged: EWU football
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.
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.