Don't forget: live chat here at NOON TODAY with EWU football beat writer Jim Allen (That would be me.) LAter this morning, just go the the Spokesman home page, then to "Topics" in the upper left of the page, and then to "SportsLink." The chat will appear; hopefully you can post questions ahead of time. Meanwhile, here's a link to my report from Wednesday's morning practice.
Elsewhere in the Big Sky, the Montana Grizzlies appear to have a front-runner at quarterback. Here's the scoop in the Missoulian. ... Pre-season favorite Montana State held a scrimmage Wednesday night that was dominated by the QB DeNarius McGhee and the offense, according to this story in the Bozeman Chronicle. ... Out of Portland, here's a feature on Viking all-American kicker Zach Brown and PSU's preparations for the season opener against Carroll College (really?) ... Closer to home (and closer to the start of the season), here's a feature on the Washington State offensive line, by the S-R's Christian Caple. By the way,if you want more info on the Cougs as the game gets closer, be sure to follow him on Twitter (@ChristianCaple) .