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Eastern prepares for another tough test

Final exams are looming at Eastern Washington University, and everyone handles it a little differently. On Tuesday evening at Roos Field, several dozen men participated in a high-intensity fitness class, …


Illinois State’s Huard looks forward to return to Cheney

Ten years ago, the pocket collapsed on Luke Huard. The youngest brother of Damon and Brock, who broke their passing records at Puyallup High, was back home after a college …


Post All-American

Steady wins the prize. That and a lot of hard work, according to Eastern Washington offensive line coach Aaron Best, who reveled Tuesday in the selection of lineman Will Post …


Ill. St.’s Huard looking forward to return to Cheney

Ten years ago, the pocket collapsed on Luke Huard. The youngest brother of Damon and Brock, who broke their passing records at Puyallup High, was back home after a college …


EWU lineman Post honored as All-American

Steady wins the prize. That and a lot of hard work, according to Eastern Washington offensive line coach Aaron Best, who reveled Tuesday in the selection of lineman Will Post …


Eastern’s attendance ‘incredible’

When asked how hosting at least two football playoff games this season will help the bottom line, Eastern Washington University athletic director Bill Chaves didn’t hesitate. “It really doesn’t,” said …


EWU knocks off CS-Fullerton 79-75 without Chiverton

As growth spurts go, this one is as graceful as they get. A young Eastern Washington basketball team grew up in the second half of Friday night’s game with Cal …


No. 2 seed EWU wary of Wagner

The Eastern Washington football players have reason to feel confident today. And then some. On tap today at Roos Field is a second-round FCS playoff game against a postseason newcomer …


Eagles take on rugged Fullerton

Eastern Washington basketball coach Jim Hayford tried earlier this week to inject a little mathematical humor into the Eagles’ season-opening road trip. Call it subtraction by addition.


Whatever depth chart may say, EWU’s Williams really starter

Injuries are just another opportunity for success, Eastern Washington head football coach Beau Baldwin likes to say. So when opportunity came pounding at the Eagles’ door earlier this season, who …


Baldwin named Coach of the Year

Eastern Washington University football coach Beau Baldwin has been named the Big Sky Conference coach of the Year.


Kaufman headlines five EWU players chosen first-team

The Brandon Kaufman highlight reel is gaining speed. Two more flew by on Tuesday: a top-of-the charts rating on ESPNU for a catch last weekend, and a unanimous spot on …


Kaufman headlines five EWU players chosen first-team

The Brandon Kaufman highlight reel is gaining speed. Two more flew by on Tuesday: a top-of-the charts rating on ESPNU for a catch last weekend, and a unanimous spot on …


Five Eagles named 1st-team All-Big Sky

Co-Big Sky Conference champion Eastern Washington placed five players on the All-Big Sky Conference team announced today.


EWU’s Baldwin finalist for major award

Beau Baldwin’s remarkable balancing act was rewarded on Monday. The Eastern Washington football coach was named one of 20 finalists for the Eddie Robinson Award after completing a one-year turnaround …


EWU wins Big Sky co-championship in typical fashion

The Eastern Washington players weathered the storm Saturday afternoon, then soaked it all in.


EWU kicks off busy Bay Area trip on Sunday

As he prepares for a big road trip, Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach Jim Hayford is trying to look at the big picture. “Having 10 new players and starting the …


Eagles’ Washburn anchors defense

Even with his football career at a crossroads, losing wasn’t an option for Tyler Washburn. That’s a big reason he’s playing linebacker at Eastern Washing- ton. Washburn, in turn, is …


FCS playoff scenarios look good for Eagles

Eastern Washington’s postseason football fate looks a bit more predictable this week, provided the Eagles defeat Portland State on Saturday. Eastern remained fifth in The Sports Network Poll released Monday, …


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Eagles come back to beat UC Davis 31-28

Vernon Adams’ 9-yard touchdown run with 8:13 to play capped a second-half rally, and Eastern Washington blocked a late field-goal attempt Saturday to beat UC Davis 31-28 and move into …


Eastern seniors look to go out in style

The emotions will be mixed but no less intense today when Eastern Washington celebrates Senior Day for one of the most successful football classes in school history. “It’s going to …


Eastern’s seniors prepare for emotional game

The emotions will be mixed but no less intense today when Eastern Washington celebrates Senior Day for one of the most successful football classes in school history.


Eastern ponders its place in postseason

Bracketology is an inexact science, even more so when you don’t know the exact formula, and especially with two games left until the FCS playoffs.


Eastern’s Pavel deep threat at kicker

As a wide receiver in high school, Jimmy Pavel wasn’t exactly a deep threat. But late in his sophomore year, the kickers started dropping from injury, and Pavel was asked …


Healthy Eagles hitting their stride

Beau Baldwin admits he looks at the polls. “We’re only human,” Eastern Washington’s football coach said on Election Day afternoon before practice at Roos Field.


Fifth-ranked Eagles’ stock improves

Beau Baldwin admits he looks at the polls.


Pavel gives Eastern football a leg up

As a wide receiver in high school, Jimmy Pavel wasn’t exactly a deep threat.


Blanchette: Johnson welcome sight for Eagles

Zach Johnson is a lucky guy. But it’s hot and cold running luck.


Eastern thrashes Mustangs with complete effort

Timing is everything, and Eastern Washington picked just the right time to play its most complete game of the season.


Kramer suspends player involved in incident

Idaho State fotball coach Mike Kramer has suspended a player who complained Kramer pushed him to the ground during practice on Oct. 3. Idaho State officials confirmed Thursday that Kramer …