Stories tagged: Eastern Washington Eagles
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 19, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Eastern Washington is ranked No. 3 in the American Football Coaches Association FCS Top 25 poll. Earlier this month, EWU checked in at No. 4 in the STATS preseason media …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 17, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Gunner Talkington, true freshmen Trey Turner and Kellen Kranc and redshirt freshman Simon Burkett are each battling for the outright No. 2 quarterback job behind Eric Barriere, a …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 7:10 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star defensive tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli hopes, at the very least, to earn a spot on the Seahawks practice roster and gain a foothold in the NFL. The …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Quick screen passes regularly spun off the fingertips of quarterback Vernon Adams at Eastern Washington and Oregon, but this one needed some extra zip. Adams, who starred his first three …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
Consider it the perfect marriage. Eastern Washington’s group of big, strong and experienced receivers and a first-year receivers coach from the Missouri Valley Conference, a collection of tradition-rich FCS programs …
Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 4:37 p.m.
She should have an immediate positive impact. Breidablik won just one of 22 games last season, finishing last in the 12-team premier league.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 9:13 p.m.
When Eastern Washington set the program’s single-season rushing record a year ago, it was behind one of the savviest offensive lines in the Football Championship Subdivision.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 7:52 p.m.
In Shantay Legans’ two seasons as Eastern Washington’s men’s basketball coach, he’s twice led the Eagles to the Big Sky Conference tournament title game.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
The Cougars don’t expect Gage Gubrud to grow out his facial hair, or adopt any other Minshewisms for that matter, and while they wouldn’t mind another hallmark passing season from …
Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
If Eastern Washington had stayed relatively healthy during its 2018 run to the Football Championship Subdivision national title game, there would be more questions this month than answers.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 10:39 p.m.
Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere lined up behind center Monday, his black position jersey compounding the near triple-digit heat.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 3, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Defending Big Sky Conference champion and FCS national runner-up Eastern Washington has its first official practice Sunday.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Barriere didn’t start until Week 6 last season after former EWU quarterback Gage Gubrud went down with a season-ending toe injury.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
Eastern Washington center Spencer Blackburn was the lone Eagle named to the STATS preseason FCS All-American team on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 4:27 p.m.
Recent graduates Violet Kapri Morrow and Roldan Alcobendas of Eastern Washington and Ed Hall and Mikayla Ferenz of Idaho were their school’s 2018-19 Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete Award recipients.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 7:14 p.m.
Two Eastern Washington football players were shot early Saturday in downtown Spokane’s central bar district, at the intersection of West Main Avenue and North Division Street.
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey has taken a winding path back to the NBA Summer League
Tyler Harvey didn’t envision it this way, his basketball career trudging through Pennsylvania, France, Italy and Tennessee.
Sat., June 29, 2019, 10:41 p.m.
A decade removed from his last Hoopfest appearance, former Post Falls High and Montana State standout Marcus Colbert quickly regained his familiarity with the world’s 3-on-3 basketball tournament on Saturday …
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 …