Tag search results
Tags let us describe our content with keywords, making it easier to find what you're most interested in. Use the search box to look for tags, or explore our coverage with the lists below.
J.C. Sherritt took down NDSU quarterback Brock Jensen just short of the goal line in overtime of this FCS quarterfinal thriller, Zach Johnson recovered the fumble and the Eagles advanced with a 38-31 win to advance to the semifinals.
The Big Sky Conference co-champion Eagles were issued a curious No. 5 seed - high enough to get a first-round bye and host Southeast Missouri State in the second round, low enough for some head-scratching in Cheney.
The NCAA Division I Board of Directors approved plans Tuesday for a FCS playoff schedule and format set to begin begin April 24.
Christian Watson scored long touchdowns on back-to-back touches early in the second quarter and two-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State blitzed Montana State 42-14 in a semifinal for its 36th straight victory,
Ja’Kobe Harris blocked a punt and recovered it in the end zone early in the fourth quarter and No. 3 seed Weber State beat No. 6 seed Montana 17-10 in the quarterfinals of the FCS playoffs on Friday night in Ogden, Utah.
Dalton Sneed threw five touchdown passes and Marcus Knight rushed for three scores, leading the Montana Grizzlies’ 73-28 rout of Southeast Louisiana in a FCS second-round playoff game on Saturday.
The NCAA Division I playoff selection committee spread the wealth in the 24-team FCS playoff pairings that were announced Sunday. Seven of the 10 conferences involved had multiple qualifiers in the field, which hadn’t happened since 2015.
Eastern Washington’s steady senior class had a 27-5 record in Big Sky Conference play, advanced to the FCS national title game appeared in the 2016 FCS semifinals.
Postseason absences are about as rare for Eastern Washington as its red field is for opponents.
The Eastern Washington Eagles are just one win away from being declared the national champions of the FCS, but they'll have to get past the gold standard of North Dakota State - winners of 6 of last 7 national championships.
Eastern Washington’s veteran offensive front wasn’t fazed in Saturday’s semifinal by Maine, which came to Cheney leading the country in run defense and was second in sacks.
But in the long run, the progression of Eric Barriere – still just a redshirt sophomore – is going to pay off big time for the Eastern Washington football team.
Barriere completed 21 of 30 passes for 352 yards and a seven touchdowns for the Eagles (12-2), who will face top-ranked North Dakota State (14-0) on January 5, 2019 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
Here are 5 keys to Eastern Washington’s success against Maine in the FCS semifinals.
Quarterback Easton Stick ran for 169 yards and three touchdowns and threw for another score to help North Dakota State defeat rival South Dakota State 44-21 in the FCS semifinals Friday night.
All Eastern Washington center Spencer Blackburn could do was watch the from the freezing sidelines as Youngstown State marched down Roos Field in the closing seconds of the 2016 FCS semifinals and scored the game-winning touchdown.
They’re paired on the left side of Eastern Washington’s offensive line, but Beau Byus and Jack Hunter spent their teenage years separated by a Greater Spokane League rivalry.
For the fourth time since the National Championship run of 2010, Eastern Washington University is just a win away from a return trip to the FCS title game in Frisco, Texas. And with a second national crown on the line, this is your last chance this year to experience the most dominant football team in the Northwest over the last decade.
Since the installation of “The Inferno,” as the red turf at Roos Field in Cheney is called, Eastern Washington has been one of the best FCS teams in the country.
The Eastern Washington Eagles are getting ready for their FCS Semifinals matchup against Maine on Saturday, in a game that could feature a winter wonderland on The Inferno.