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THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2011

Eags ready for challenge of repeating

Eastern Washington's defending NCAA Divisioin I football champions opened fall camp in Cheney on Wednesday, and most of the question directed at head coach Beau Baldwin and his players were about the possibilities of repeating last year's magical run. You can read the practice story...

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FRIDAY, JAN. 28, 2011

EWU planning LOI luncheon on Wednesday

I've got a call in to Eastern coach Beau Baldwin, hoping to get some general comments on recruiting and how it was impacted by the Eagles' drive to the NCAA Division I football championship. I'll post something as soon as I can on that front,...

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MONDAY, DEC. 20, 2010

Eagles easing into title game preparations

Coach Beau Baldwin and his top-ranked Eastern Washington football team will get in a couple of practices prior to taking a brief break for the upcoming Christmas holiday. And once the Eagles return, they will begin all-out preparations for their Jan. 7 showdown against Delaware...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 15, 2010

FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010

Baldwin keeps it going at Eastern

In only his third season as Eastern Washington University's head football coach, Beau Baldwin has the Eagles in the FCS playoffs for the second straight year and poised to advance to the semifinals for only the second time in school history.This story on EWU's successful...

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SATURDAY, NOV. 20, 2010

Eags thump ISU, earn share of Big Sky title

Eastern Washington University used Bo Levi Mitchell's four first-half touchdown passes to cruise past Idaho State 34-7 at Roos Field on Saturday and earn a share of the Big Sky Conference football title.You can read the game story that will appear in Sunday's S-R here...

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TUESDAY, NOV. 16, 2010

MONDAY, NOV. 15, 2010

Zamberlin out as Idaho State coach

Idaho State has announced that its head football coach John Zamberlin will be relieved of his duties following Saturday's Big Sky game against Eastern Washington at Roos Field.Eagles head coach Beau Baldwin spents six seasons (1997-2002) as Zamberlin's quarterbacks coach at Central Washington before hiring...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 12, 2010

Mitchell right answer for Eags' QB question

By his own admission, Bo Levi Mitchell has yet to play his best game as Eastern Washington's starting quarterback. And that would seem to bode well for the future, considering the first-year junior transfer has helped put the Eagles in a late-season position they haven't...

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MONDAY, NOV. 8, 2010

Baldwin: Stakes still high for Eagles

Eastern Washington would seem to have a bit of an FCS playoff cushion as it heads into its final two regular-season football games. But Eagles' coach Beau Baldwin insists the stakes are still extremely high for his team as it prepares to take on Southern...

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MONDAY, NOV. 1, 2010

Let's help Big Sky AD's set new divisions

The Big Sky announced on Monday that Southern Utah and North Dakota, a pair of NCAA Division II schools in the process of transitioning to Football Championship Subdivision status, have accepted invitations to join the Big Sky Conference.I've included links to related stories below. South...

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SATURDAY, OCT. 23, 2010

Eags survive big Sac State scare

With its offense struggling once again on Saturday, Eastern Washington took advantage of a horrible Sacramento State punt late in the game to put together a game-winning 35-yard touchdown drive and retain a share of the Big Sky Conference lead.You can take a look at...

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SATURDAY, OCT. 9, 2010

Eags win despite offensive struggles

Eastern Washington's offense committed five turnovers on Saturday, but its defense came through with a huge effort in an important 21-14 Big Sky Conference win over Northern Arizona at Roos Field.You can read the game story that will appear in Sunday's S-R here, and you...

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SATURDAY, SEPT. 11, 2010

Eagles face CWU at Qwest Field

Eastern Washington University head football coach Beau Baldwin sends his Eagles up against his alma mater, Central Washiington, tonight at Qwest Field in Seattle. Kickoff is set for 6:05 p.m., and we will post a link to the game story right here as soon as...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2010

EWU brass likes Big Sky expansion plan

Is adding Cal Poly and UC Davis to the football-only mix of the Big Sky Conference a good idea?The Big Sky brass thinks so, and so do Eastern Washington athletics director Bill Chaves and his head football coach Beau Baldwin.You can take an early look...

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THURSDAY, AUG. 26, 2010

EWU starters held out of final scrimmage

Eastern Washington University staged its final scrimmage of fall camp Wednesday after, and head coach Beau Baldwin opted to rest most of his starters. You can read the short scrimmage story that appeared in Thursday morning's S-R here, and you read the report that was...

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MONDAY, AUG. 9, 2010

Jones healthy as Eags open fall camp

I've returned from Eastern's first fall football practice and, as promised, I have posted this link to the story that will run in Tuesday morning's S-R. I also got my first in-person look at the red turf that is being installed at what will soon...

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FRIDAY, APRIL 23, 2010

Eags are back in the 'Game'

Eastern Washington University will cap spring football practice this afternoon with its annual Red-White Game, and Eagles coach Beau Baldwin plans to make it as game-like as possible.You can read an unedited version of the Red-White advance that will appear in Saturday morning's S-R below,...

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Mitchell comes up big again in EWU scrimmage

Eastern Washington University staged is second scrimmage of spring football practice at Woodward Field on Saturday, and Bo Levi Mitchell seemed to further solidify his case for becoming the Eagles' next starting quarterback.You can read an unedited version of the scrimmage story that will appear...

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SUNDAY, APRIL 11, 2010

Looking back on EWU's first scrimmage

Beau Baldwin was dealing with some mixed feelings Saturday afternoon after putting his Eastern Washington football team through its first scrimmage of spring drills.The Eagles offense ran 55 plays, turning several into big gains, but coughed up the football four times. You can read the...

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Mitchell masterful in EWU scrimmage

Bo Levi Mitchell, a junior to be and first-year transfer from Southern Methodist University, was the most of impressive of the five quarterbacks Eastern Washington coach Beau Baldwin used during Saturday's first scrimmage of spring drills.You can read an unedited version of the scrimmage story...

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Eags don pads in search of next QB

Eastern Washington University football coach Beau Baldwin put his team through its first full-pads workout of spring drills Wednesday afternoon and felt his Eagles were a little flat, at times, during a full-contact practice that ended a prolonged layoff.You can check out the practice story...

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QBs abound as Eags open spring drills

Eastern Washington opened spring football practice Wednesday afternoon with six players trying to secure the starting quarterback position that has been manned for the past four seasons by Matt Nichols.You can read an unedited story on the first day of practice that will appear in...

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QB battle on at Eastern

Eastern Washington University opens spring football practice this afternoon, with six players expected to compete for the starting quarteback position vacated last fall by record-setting senior Matt Nichols.You can read the start-of-practice story that ran in Wednesday morning's S-R here, and you check out what...

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