Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:23 p.m.
Will Eastern Washington play just four home football games this year?
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
While his current employer was making tentative plans to search for a successor, Bill Chaves was introduced Tuesday as the new athletic director at the University of North Dakota,
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Eastern Washington football fans can wish all they want for a better stadium, but that dream appears further away than ever.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
Bill Chaves, who presided over more than a decade of unprecedented athletic success at Eastern Washington University, will now attempt to do the same at North Dakota.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
This never was about revenge. Well, perhaps a little bit.
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
Poaching Oregon has been profitable for Idaho. In addition to six current players from Oregon, Idaho has benefited in the past, particularly from Portland’s Jefferson High. Jefferson alum Stephen Madison …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
As her athletic director pursues a similar position elsewhere, Eastern Washington University president Mary Cullinan declined to comment Friday on Bill Chaves’ future status.
Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Hannah Friend led four players in double figures with 29 points Thursday and Sacramento State (3-10, 1-1) broke a four-game losing streak by defeating Idaho 79-64 in Big Sky Conference …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves is a finalist for the same position at the University of North Dakota, the school announced Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
The pace was frantic Tuesday afternoon at Reese Court, just the way Shantay Legans wanted it.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Perrion Callandret scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting and Brayon Blake had 12 points and seven rebounds to help Idaho beat North Dakota 74-57 on Friday night in the Big …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Andre Spight had 21 points and 10 rebounds to help Northern Colorado beat Eastern Washington 88-75 in the Big Sky Conference opener for both teams on Friday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Mikayla Ferenz scored 33 points and the Idaho Vandals opened Big Sky Conference women’s basketball play Thursday with a big rally to turn back visiting North Dakota 80-75 in Moscow.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington took some lumps during the nonconference men’s basketball season. Now the Eagles hope to inflict a few on their Big Sky Conference brethren.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
For Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans, this really was the best of both worlds.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Idaho’s first experience with the new NCAA early signing period for football had coaches “pressing a little bit harder earlier” to get players signed.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
This could turn out to be signature recruiting class for Eastern Washington football. All the Eagles need are a few more signatures.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
After five weeks and 10 games on the road, Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans tried his best to find some humor in the situation.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
By now, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball players should be in the right state of mind.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
After six games and two weeks on the road, Bogdan Bliznyuk could be excused for feeling a bit fatigued.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
That wasn’t bad for a rebuilding year, right? Some would say there’s no such thing at Eastern Washington, which has done nothing but win during the last decade.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Ruthy Hebard scored 22 points, while not missing a shot, and Lexi Bando added 14 to lead No. 10 Oregon to an 81-40 victory over Eastern Washington on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 1:37 p.m.
The hits keep coming for Eastern Washington football.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 3:40 p.m.
A day after Eastern Washington’s exclusion from the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, athletic director Bill Chaves said he was still “confused and stunned” by the decision.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
For Eastern Washington football fans, this was a real head-scratcher: Why didn’t the Eagles make the field for the FCS playoffs? The selection committee will never say, but apparently the …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Despite a 7-4 overall record and a third-place finish in the Big Sky Conference, the Eastern Washington football team was left out of the 24-team field for the FCS playoffs.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Eastern Washington won the battle in convincing fashion. Was it enough to win the campaign? The Eagles will know soon enough: the NCAA will reveal the 24-team Football Championship Subdivision …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Gage Gubrud passed for 445 yards and four touchdowns, Antoine Custer Jr. ran for a career-high 177 yards and three scores and Eastern Washington defeated Portland State 59-33 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
What are the odds of Eastern making the 24-team FCS field? Here’s a quick breakdown.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
When 14 Eastern Washington seniors leave Roos Field on Senior Day, they won’t be looking for validation from a committee.