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First look: Eastern Washington at North Dakota

Welcome, Eastern Washington, to the Misery-Loves-Company Bowl.

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017

Eastern Washington football players Gubrud, Calhoun were arrested on obstruction charges

Eastern Washington football players Gage Gubrud and Kurt Calhoun were arrested last weekend on charges of obstruction of a public servant, a Cheney Police officer told The Spokesman-Review on Monday.

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017

Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud suspended for violating team rules

Eastern Washington All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud and starting linebacker Kurt Calhoun have been suspended for this week’s Big Sky Conference game at North Dakota, coach Aaron Best said Sunday afternoon.

Loss to Weber State eliminates Eastern Washington from Big Sky title contention

Cold reality set in with half a minute to go: Eastern Washington won’t be winning a Big Sky Conference football title this year.

Eastern Washington never took advantage of crucial situations against Weber State

Didn’t Eastern Washington used to win games like this?

Difference maker: Weber State’s Stefan Cantwell made the biggest plays

It happens so rarely in a Big Sky Conference game, but Eastern Washington didn’t have the better quarterback on Saturday afternoon.

EWU chat from Nov. 2, the full replay

Here’s the full replay from Thursday’s chat on Eastern Washington football with Spokesman-Review beat writer Jim Allen.

EWU football chat, Nov. 2

Join Spokesman-Review beat writer Thursday at noon for a live chat on Eastern Washington football.

Eastern Washington faces rugged road to Football Championship Subdivision playoffs

The bottom line: Eastern Washington head coach Aaron Best simply can’t bring himself to root for Montana.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 31, 2017

Eastern Washington coach Aaron Best lightens mood at practice

The sun was still high in the sky when Halloween descended on the Eastern Washington campus.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 30, 2017

First look: Weber State at Eastern Washington

Eastern Washington football fans never tire of seeing Montana lose, but Saturday’s score may have given them pause: Weber State 41, Montana 27, and it wasn’t even that close.

Eastern Washington hopes to make the most of bye week

The Eastern Washington players and coaches took the practice field with mixed feelings on Tuesday, and for good reason.

Cooper Kupp plays significant role in Rams’ rise

Suddenly, the NFL is taking the Los Angeles Rams seriously, and Cooper Kupp is a big reason why.

Eastern Washington hopes to regroup during bye week

So much for a stress-free bye week at Eastern Washington.

Turnovers took toll during Eastern Washington’s loss to Southern Utah

As the Eastern Washington players trudged off the Eccles Coliseum field on a chilly Saturday night, they offered the same refrain.

Difference maker: Eastern Washington kickoff returner Dre’Sonte Dorton

Despite a second quarter otherwise dominated by Southern Utah, the halftime scoreboard showed Eastern Washington leading 21-15.

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Eastern Washington gives up game’s final 21 points in loss to Southern Utah

Patrick Tyler had three touchdown passes and James Felila ran for 143 yards with two scores on 27 carries and Southern Utah beat Eastern Washington 46-28 Saturday night.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Eastern Washington faces another hot Big Sky Conference team in Southern Utah

As the Big Sky Conference football race heads into the final month, it’s best to ditch the rear-view mirror.

Eastern Washington defensive end Albert Havili has embraced change

Albert Havili often gets asked about one remarkable play from his true freshman year at Eastern Washington.

Eastern Washington football chat from Oct. 19, the full replay

Here is the full replay of Thursday’s chat on Eastern Washington football with Spokesman-Review beat writer Jim Allen

EWU Chat, Oct. 19

Join Spokesman-Review beat writer Thursday at noon for a live chat on Eastern Washington football.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Eastern Washington receivers share spotlight while piling up numbers

Spreading the wealth certainly has enriched the lives of a few wide receivers at Eastern Washington.

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Ralph Walter: Local hall should welcome Dick Zornes, Dan Fitzgerald

When it comes to sports tributes, I love them all: rings of honor, halls of fame, retired jerseys (hint-hint, East Valley.)

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

As injuries pile up, depth comes into play for streaking Eastern Washington

Deep into the season and confronted with more than its share of injuries, Eastern Washington certainly isn’t out of its depth.

Thunderbirds become relevant in Big Sky title chase

If you were waiting for a darkhorse to emerge in the Big Sky Conference football race, it just happened. Southern Utah – picked to finish seventh by the league’s coaches …

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017

Difference maker: Keenan Williams’ fumble recovery saves Eastern Washington’s day

It was a “gift,” Keenan Williams admitted, that fourth-quarter fumble by Montana State quarterback Chris Murray that handed the momentum back to Eastern Washington. “I was just there for the …

Eastern Washington’s Antoine Custer earns a bit of redemption in win over Montana State

Three minutes into Saturday’s game, Antoine Custer Jr. was in need of some redemption. Moments earlier, on Eastern Washington’s first possession, quarterback Gage Gubrud was sacked while scrambling. The ball …

Montana State coach Jeff Choate marvels at Eastern Washington’s consistency

Jeff Choate has Montana State moving in the right direction, but he figures the Bobcats need to make a few more strides to catch up with Eastern Washington

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017

More than ever, football is a family affair for the Kupps

Truly, these are the best of times for the Kupp family.

Eastern Washington football chat from Oct. 12, the full replay

Here’s the full replay of Thursday’s Eastern Washington live chat with Spokesman-Review beat writer Jim Allen