Stories tagged: notebook
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
When Gardner Minshew wasn’t winning over coaches and scouts with his right arm or his football savvy this week at the Senior Bowl, the Washington State quarterback was wowing them …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:11 p.m.
Sam McPherson, who rushed for 158 yards and a touchdown in Eastern Washington’s 38-24 loss to North Dakota State in Saturday’s FCS title game, is fleet-footed, but not “elite fast” …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington nose tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli donned a game jersey and red football pants Thursday as he posed for a team picture at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s veteran offensive front wasn’t fazed in Saturday’s semifinal by Maine, which came to Cheney leading the country in run defense and was second in sacks.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Consider Eastern Washington’s defense the Timex watch of the FCS.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Eastern Washington notebook: Eagles secondary steps up in win over UC Davis; Webster twins relish big Senior Day
Twin brothers Nsimba and Nzuzi Webster sat down in front of a group of reporters Saturday following No. 5 Eastern Washington’s 59-20 thrashing of fourth-ranked UC Davis, their smiles lighting …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Whenever Washington State has a corresponding home football and volleyball weekend, it assists the volleyball program. Add ESPN GameDay’s first visit to Pullman for Saturday’s WSU-Oregon showdown, and the smile …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 7:19 a.m.
With an offense as efficient as Eastern Washington’s, it’s defense – one of the most experienced in the Big Sky Conference – just has to do a serviceable job.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
On an almost annual basis, Eastern Washington has produced some of the Big Sky Conference’s most dynamic pass catchers. Senior Nsimba Webster, a shifty, athletic former high school quarterback, appears …
Sat., July 21, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
Rory McIlroy pledged to “go down swinging” in his bid to win a major for the first time in four years. He might have to swing for the fences after …
UPDATED: Fri., July 20, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
Sandy Lyle has a green jacket and his name on the claret jug. He might have one other thing in common with Jack Nicklaus – a birdie on what likely …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
It was just five years ago that Brooks Koepka won the Scottish Hydro Challenge to earn a spot on the European Tour.
Sat., June 2, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Dustin Pedroia’s return from the disabled list lasted three games.
UPDATED: Sat., June 2, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
As a young boy, Colin Cosell would climb into Papa’s lap and listen to that famed voice, the nasal, New York tone booming to sports fans all over the country.
Sat., June 2, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
The Cleveland Indians have signed 36-year-old left-hander Oliver Perez for their struggling bullpen. This is Perez’s eighth major league team.
Wed., May 9, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
The path to state begins in Idaho and Washington this week.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig crashed into a wall chasing a foul ball Saturday and was forced to leave the game because of soreness in his left foot …
Thu., April 26, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
Freshman track and field athletes are usually so far down a depth chart that head coaches rarely know their names. That was true of thrower Emily Hernandez of Lake City. …
Wed., April 11, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
At 6-foot tall, Julia Hayes doesn’t see herself as a sprinter. The Valley Christian School junior does see value in running the 100 meters, though.
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
Major League Baseball suspended Padres general manager A.J. Preller for 30 days without pay on Thursday, hitting the San Diego executive with an unprecedented punishment for failing to disclose medical …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 8:59 p.m.
Reigning AL MVP Josh Donaldson will have an MRI on his sore right hip Wednesday, Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said before Toronto hosted Tampa Bay in a matinee.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 2:47 p.m.
Much has been made about the renewal of the Gonzaga-Washington basketball rivalry next season, but details of the four-game set still haven’t been finalized.
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015
PULLMAN – Martin Stadium has changed a lot since Jerome Harrison raced up and down its sidelines on the way to the 2005 college football rushing title. Harrison and the …
Thu., June 18, 2015
High-level executives of the St. Louis Cardinals were not involved in the hacking of the Houston Astros’ player personnel database, an attorney hired by the team said Wednesday, citing an …
Tue., June 2, 2015
With Prince Fielder leading the league in hitting and former MVP Josh Hamilton already having an impact in his Texas reunion, the Rangers have a winning record for the first …
Tue., May 12, 2015
For their first game in front of fans at Camden Yard in two weeks, the Orioles took the field wearing specially-made white home jerseys that said “Baltimore” across the chest, …
Tue., May 5, 2015
Former Milwaukee infielder Craig Counsell was hired Monday to manage the Brewers, about 12 hours after the team fired Ron Roenicke. A major league-worst 7-18, the Brewers lost 40 of …
Tue., April 21, 2015
Which outfielder sprints the fastest and runs the longest to snag line drives into the gap? Which shortstop is best at throwing from the grass to nip the runner at …
Tue., April 14, 2015
LaTroy Hawkins is being moved out of Colorado’s closer role for now, though manager Walt Weiss isn’t ruling out the right-hander returning to ninth-inning duties. Weiss spoke with Hawkins on …
Tue., April 7, 2015
The Los Angeles Dodgers set a baseball record with a $270 million opening-day payroll, including nearly $44 million going to players no longer on the team. Major League Baseball’s average …