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EWU notes: Calculated risk pays off for Eastern Washington in playoff opener

The risk-and-reward aspect of football was on full display late in the first half of Saturday’s FCS playoff game at Roos Field.

Sources: EWU coach Beau Baldwin a finalist for Nevada head-coaching position and both claim to have sources indicating that Eastern Washington head football coach Beau Baldwin and Vanderbilt offensive coordinator Andy Ludwig are the leading candidates for the Nevada …

Eastern faces tough Bears run defense

Good thing Eastern Washington likes to throw the ball.

Eagles get back to work for playoffs

Even with snowdrifts piled along the sidelines and temperatures in the mid-30s, Roos Field was full of warm feelings Tuesday night.

Eagles have plenty of motivation to beat Portland State

As if Eastern Washington needed any more bits of motivation this week, coach Beau Baldwin threw another one onto the fire Monday afternoon.

Stats don’t matter to Eastern defenders

Statistically speaking, the Eastern Washington defensive players would rather not.

EWU defensive end Samson Ebukam is a game-changer for the Eagles

Now a senior, Samson Ebukam is one of the top defensive ends in the Big Sky Conference

Eagles need no extra motivation for Montana

The Eastern Washington football players didn’t need any extra motivation when they stepped onto the practice field Tuesday afternoon.

EWU offense flying high going to Montana State

Montana State football coach Jeff Choate is new to the Big Sky Conference, but he knows all about the Eastern Washington offense.

EWU’s Webster twins stick together

Nzuzi and Nsimba Webster have been hard at play since the day they were born.

EWU not satisfied with 5-1 start

Nothing like a sunny afternoon and a perfectly placed bye week to put the Eastern Washington football players in a good mood.

Eastern Washington uses big second half to turn back Northern Colorado

Gage Gubrud passed for five touchdowns, four of them to Shaq Hill, and the Eastern Washington Eagles defeated Northern Colorado 49-31 on Saturday afternoon at Roos Field in Cheney.

Shaq Hill has career day while leading Eagles with four touchdown catches

Shaq Hill has felt the pain. Saturday was all about the gain.

EWU faces improving Bears

Are the Northern Colorado Bears finally coming out of hibernation?

EWU notebook: Cooper Kupp has another record-breaking day in EWU win

Late in the third quarter of Saturday’s game and the game slipping away, the UC Davis defensive coaches decided to take a chance.

EWU offense hitting its stride as UC Davis heads into Roos Field

UC Davis coach Ron Gould is a big fan of the Eastern Washington offense

Well-rounded game allows Eastern Washington to defeat Northern Arizona in Big Sky opener

Eastern Washington pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat Northern Arizona 50-35 in its Big Sky Conference opener Saturday night.

EWU notebook: Eagles’ boldness rewarded in win over NAU

Even more than usual, Baldwin was in a gambling mood Saturday night.

Eastern opens Big Sky play with payback in mind

Almost literally, the Eagles flew to Arizona with blinkers on.

NAU’s Case Cookus off to another strong start

EWU needs to find anwers against nation’s top-rated passer

QB race always is wide-open, EWU coach says

There are no quarterback controversies at Eastern Washington, only opportunities

Kupp questionable for Northern Iowa

Two games into the football season, Eastern Washington is dealing with more than its share of injuries.

WSU can’t escape significance of game with EWU

The Cougars can’t escape this game’s significance, try as they might to ignore it. Washington State coach Mike Leach does not have to dip deep into his bag of Leachisms …

Eagles have seen big games before

The Eastern Washington football players and coaches said all the right things as they began practice at Roos Field on Tuesday afternoon.

Former Cougars will take Martin Stadium field for Eagles

No hard feelings, but life is better in Cheney for two former Washington State football players.

EWU wraps up fall camp with high-energy scrimmage

The offense and defense battled to a draw, but emotion carried the day in Eastern Washington’s final scrimmage Friday morning. With no music blaring from the Roos Field speakers, the …

Baldwin, Eagles turn attention to WSU

His players were still departing Roos Field on Friday morning when Eastern Washington coach Beau Baldwin turned his public attention to Washington State.

EWU defensive line hopes for some payback

The growing pains have come in waves for the Eastern Washington defensive linemen.

Eagle practices looking more like game week

Eastern Washington’s football practices are beginning to have that game-week feel.

Gubrud solidifies chances to start EWU opener

With every eye in Roos Field fixed on him, Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud turned in a stellar performance in Saturday’s scrimmage.