Stories tagged: EWU football
Tue., July 18, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
North Dakota edges Eastern Washington in Big Sky coaches, media polls
There won’t be an undefeated tie this year between North Dakota and Eastern Washington University in the race to the Big Sky Conference football championship, but they are expected to …
UPDATED: Mon., July 17, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Gage Gubrud picked to repeat Big Sky MVP season
After a record-setting debut for the Eastern Washington University football team, junior quarterback
Thu., June 29, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington football players want to make financial impact
Hundreds of Eastern Washington football players are ready to get back in the game.
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington quarterbacks chase more glory in Canada
Has there ever been a football season with more intrigue than what awaits three former Eastern Washington quarterbacks this year in Canada?
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Samson Ebukam signs $3 million contract with Rams
Former Eastern Washington football player Samson Ebukam has signed a rookie contract with the Los Angeles Rams, the team announced Tuesday.
Fri., June 16, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
An early look at how the 2017 Big Sky Conference football race shapes up
Spring football has wrapped up around the Big Sky Conference, but it’s never too early to look ahead.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 6:56 p.m.
Cooper Kupp’s 24th birthday even sweeter with $3.8 million contract with Rams
Besides his 24th birthday, Cooper Kupp had a lot to celebrate on Thursday.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Analysis: Fans will have to contribute even more to get EWU athletics on par with rivals
Some EWU football fans are missing the point in the school’s hiring of an outside fundraising consultant.
UPDATED: Thu., June 8, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
Eastern Washington football ‘not in panic mode’ after offensive coordinator resigns
The football season is less than three months away, but Eastern Washington coach Aaron Best isn’t sure who’ll be calling the Eagles’ offensive plays.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 2:05 p.m.
Eastern Washington offensive coordinator Fred Salanoa abruptly resigns
Without coaching a single game, Fred Salanoa has resigned as Eastern Washington’s offensive coordinator after three months, head coach Aaron Best said Wednesday afternoon.
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.