Stories tagged: Eastern Washington Eagles
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
Since the former FCS All-American entered the NFL as an undrafted free-agent in 2016, he’s earned relative longevity in the league, but has rarely suited up on Sundays.
Tue., June 18, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Los Angeles Rams backup quarterback Blake Bortles fired passes Tuesday to a series of undersized, fleet-footed receivers trying to extend their stay with the flourishing organization.
Sun., June 16, 2019, 5 a.m.
Cooper Kupp is worried about the health of his younger, stouter younger brother.
Sat., June 15, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
Dario Romero, who went from All-Greater Spokane League to All-American at Eastern Washington to an 11-year professional career, has been selected to be inducted into the EWU Athletics Hall of …
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 7:52 p.m.
Eagles have landed: Nsimba Webster, Ketner Kupp add to heavy Eastern Washington presence on Rams roster
Nsimba Webster caught an inside screen pass and proceeded to bolt upfield past a host of defenders, including inside linebacker Ketner Kupp.
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 7:14 p.m.
Rams head coach Sean McVay said Cooper Kupp has been smart in his recovery, which isn’t always easy for someone as competitive as the former Walter Payton Award winner.
Wed., June 12, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington standout J.C. Sherritt makes transition from player to coach in Canadian Football League
The former Pullman High and Eastern Washington linebacker shelved his eight-year Canadian Football League career in January, a year after recovering from a devastating Achilles injury that took away the …
Fri., June 7, 2019, 9 p.m.
Eastern Washington junior Keshun McGee placed 18th in the men’s triple jump Friday during the third day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships at Mike A. Myers Stadium.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
After a season plagued with injuries, Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach Shantay Legans tears Achilles
Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach Shantay Legans can finally empathize with anyone who’s torn their Achilles tendon.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
Before dominating in the NBA, ‘unguardable’ Damian Lillard was a nightmare matchup for Eastern Washington
Damian Lillard played six games against Eastern Washington in his four-year career at Weber State. The Wildcats won all six matchups.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Kupple of Rams: Ketner Kupp signs with Los Angeles, joining brother Cooper and three other ex-EWU standouts
When asked last season about the professional football prospects of his younger brother, Los Angeles Rams receiver and former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp saw a potential self-made NFL linebacker.
Mon., May 13, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
Regardless of the program, spring football and its 15 practices provide very little in the way of stone-cold certainties. But here are five predictions as coach Chris Petersen and his …
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 5:49 p.m.
Saying it needs ‘further review,’ Eastern Washington University doesn’t reveal renderings, price for revamped Roos Field
Saying it needs ‘further review,’ Eastern Washington University doesn’t reveal renderings, price for revamped Roos Field.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 4:58 p.m.
Before he became Washington’s new receivers coach, Junior Adams helped Eastern Washington’s Cooper Kupp launch NFL career
Cooper Kupp’s results are indisputably impressive. But this is a story about a process – and a person – that made them possible.
Tue., May 7, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
There will be more Montana on Idaho’s football schedule and less Montana on Eastern Washington’s.
UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Before Eastern Washington record-breaking leaper Keshun McGee flies into the sand pit at Roos Field, he sinks his track spikes into the school’s famed red turf to get there.
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Gunner Talkington completed 10 of 17 passes for 155 yards and a touchdown to help the Red team edge the White team 20-14 at windy Roos Field.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s annual Red-White spring game will be a platform for the unproven. Young cornerbacks and kickers top that list.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Allen Brown couldn’t turn down the opportunity to return to Cheney – his third Big Sky job in five months – to coach at his alma mater and the conference …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
A red-blazer-clad Lynn Hickey strolled through Eastern Washington’s athletic offices Tuesday, proceeding to make the short walk around the parking lot toward Reese Court.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 10:22 p.m.
Ex-high school teammates Chris Ojoh, Johnny Edwards shine in Eastern Washington’s second spring scrimmage
When junior linebacker Chris Ojoh wasn’t delivering loud, pad-popping hits during Eastern Washington’s second spring scrimmage Saturday, he was terrorizing the first-team offense by other means.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
The EWU athletic department confirmed Saturday that the Eagles will face the Bulldogs at the McCarthey Athletic Center during the 2019-2020 season.
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 9:59 p.m.
A third move to Cheney has been the charm for new Eastern Washington defensive coordinator Eti Ena.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 9:33 p.m.
Heavy raindrops poured onto Ian Shoemaker as he doled advice to a group of quarterbacks Tuesday at Roos Field, but his smile still beamed through the dreary spring football weather.
Sat., April 6, 2019, 6:42 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington standout Jesse Hunt helps Big Sky advance to Sweet 16 of 3X3U National Championship
Despite going 1-2 in pool play, the four-man team representing the Big Sky will face the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference in Sunday’s knockout round.
UPDATED: Fri., April 5, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
Ex-Eastern Washington standout Jesse Hunt teams up with Big Sky rivals at 3X3U National Championship in Minneapolis
The winner of the 3-on-3 tournament gets a $100,000 grand prize. Each tournament win nets a team $1,000.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 10:19 p.m.
A thinner, seemingly happier Jay-Tee Tiuli stood in front of a half-dozen cameras Thursday at Roos Field, the first time the Big Sky Conference Defensive Player of the Year spoke …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
The faces are familiar, but the turnaround isn’t.
UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019, 9 p.m.
A few questions loom in Cheney as the Eastern Washington football team begins spring practice.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington basketball: Up-and-down seasons ended strongly for young, talented men’s, women’s teams
The Eagles’ deep tournament runs in Boise last week – the first time both programs played in the Big Sky championship game in the same season – didn’t equate to …