Stories tagged: aaron best
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s early lead was almost gone with the wind.
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Did anyone have more fun Saturday than Eastern Washington running back Sam McPherson?
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Gage Gubrud threw two touchdown passes and had a third receiving, all in the first quarter, and Eastern Washington went on to defeat Sacramento State 52-31. Gubrud finished with 447 …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Before the season began, this looked liked one of the easier games on the Eastern Washington schedule. Not anymore.
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
Who wants to be the “Rudy” of the Inland Northwest?
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Lost in the Eastern Washington’s second-half comeback last weekend at Montana was a remarkable third quarter for the Eagles’ defense.
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
These are the kind of Saturday night memories that will last a lifetime. Eastern Washington’s 48-41 win at Montana was that good.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Like it or not, Montana fans, it’s a rivalry.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
The biggest takeaway from Eastern Washington’s trip to New York was the only one that mattered. A victory.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Gage Gubrud passed for three touchdowns and ran for two more and the Eastern Washington defense had a school-record 10 sacks to help the Eagles beat Fordham 56-21 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
New Yorkers will barely bat an eye when Eastern Washington takes the football field Saturday.
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
The alarm clocks went off early Tuesday morning at Eastern Washington. By 9:30 a.m. the Eagles were practicing at Roos Field, trying to get in the zone.
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Even during a 27-point loss, the Eastern Washington defense found some things to build on Saturday afternoon. Many of them involved reserve linebacker Jack Sendelbach, who had a game-high 13 …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
What’s wrong with the Eastern Washington offense? For the second week in a row, the Eagles moved in fits and spurts, with a disconnected passing game, anemic running and an …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Bruce Anderson and Lance Dunn combined for more than 300 yards rushing and four touchdowns, and North Dakota State rolled to a 40-13 win over Eastern Washington in a matchup …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best isn’t one for empty flattery.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Eastern Washington just can’t catch a break. On Tuesday afternoon, the Eagles couldn’t even catch a healthy breath at Roos Field and were forced to practice in the fieldhouse.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 7:17 p.m.
The Eastern Washington football players weren’t exactly sweating with nerves as they walked onto the Texas Tech campus Friday night
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
The Eagles are coming off another Big Sky Conference championship season, their fourth in five years, and are picked to contend for another despite a major coaching change and the …
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
According to Aaron Best’s master plan, an emphasis on physicality will pay off for Eastern Washington come playoff time, in the bitter cold of December.
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
One play spoke volumes in Friday night’s scrimmage at Roos Field.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
It’s the next best thing to a game, and almost as important. On the field and off, Friday’s twilight scrimmage at Roos Field will set the tone for Eastern Washington’s …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
While the rest of the country was staring off into space, the Eastern Washington football players were a focused bunch Monday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Eastern Washington offensive lineman Nick Ellison, a projected starter at left tackle, has left the team for personal reasons, coach Aaron Best said Wednesday.
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 1:18 p.m.
Physically, the worst is over for the Eastern Washington football players in fall camp. Mentally, not so much.
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 1:45 p.m.
Jase Butorac had it all figured out. By the age of 25, he’d be putting that Eastern Washington marketing degree to good use and making a little money.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s football schedule appears to be one of the most forgiving in recent years.
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
The weather isn’t the only thing heating up fall camp at Eastern Washington. Coaches are paying close attention to the scorching competition at several positions.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Christmas in August? Why not, says Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best, who likened the first day of fall camp to opening a bundle of presents
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
His first game as a college head coach is barely a month away, but Aaron Best is sleeping just fine these days.