Stories tagged: eastern washington university
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 13, 2020
10 years after the title: Eastern Washington christened red turf by taking down national power, rival Montana
When EWU faced then-national power and rival Montana in 2010, it was the first game of the red turf era. Here’s a look back at the historic game.
UPDATED: Tue., June 30, 2020
One of the youngest coaching staffs in college basketball has put together one of the toughest nonconference schedules in the country.
UPDATED: Wed., May 27, 2020
This was to be the 25th year the WIAA has had one of its state high school track and field meets on the campus of Eastern Washington University and Roos …
UPDATED: Thu., May 14, 2020
Eastern Washington athletics faces budget cuts of “20-30 percent” due to loss of $2.1 million in revenue
The coronavirus pandemic, which has brought college athletics to a halt since early March, will result in ensuing athletic department cuts due to a $2.1 million loss in revenue, according …
Thu., March 5, 2020
Eastern Washington University’s No Man’s Land Film Festival is back in Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 28, 2020
“I can only conclude that they are afraid that an independent expert will disagree with their current course, and they’ll have to contemplate large changes,” a professor said in response …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
The largest individual donation in Eastern Washington University history has given an early boost to the university’s ambitious plan to raise $25 million for renovations of Roos Field.
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019
Much has changed since Colin Cowherd toed the red turf of his alma mater in 2014, a trip to Cheney to help boost a former Roos Field renovation project. Cowherd, …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
In celebration of Eastern Washington University’s most successful football season since 2010, fans cheered and congratulated players at a rally in the atrium of River Park Square Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018
USA Curling’s top event, the men’s and women’s national championships, is set to take place in the Spokane area in 2020.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018
Lynn Hickey working to both chip away Eastern Washington athletic department’s debt and elevate its status
In USA Today’s annual fiscal report of NCAA Division I schools published last month, EWU ranked ranked 175th out of 230 for the 2016-2017 year. The department had $14,797,340 in …
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018
Five years ago, Sir Washington somehow made it through high school, despite every obstacle life placed in his way. Two years later, he overcame injury and was on the court …
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018
Drake assistant coach Leslie Flores-Cloud has been hired as Eastern Washington University’s volleyball coach, the school announced. Flores-Cloud takes over a program rocked by the firing of former coach Michael …
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018
With women’s basketball and women’s tennis leading the way, Eastern Washington has earned high grades from the NCAA.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018
Lynn Hickey’s improbable journey to Eastern Washington University began with a late-January phone call from the parking lot at a Dairy Queen in south Texas. On the other end was …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018
Her first choice was the right one, Eastern Washington President Mary Cullinan has decided. Lynn Hickey, whom Cullinan hired as interim athletic director 10 weeks ago, is now the school’s …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018
After a nationwide search that produced 50 applicants from NCAA Division I institutions across the country, Eastern Washington University on Friday revealed the two finalists for its vacant athletic director …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018
Richard “Dick” Hannan, a long-time coach and administrator from Spokane who received two degrees from Eastern Washington University, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Eastern Athletics Hall of …
Thu., March 1, 2018
For many women in the outdoors, it’s the little things. The comments. The looks. The unsolicited advice, stupid jokes and expectations of incompetence.
Sat., June 24, 2017
After spending a year trying his hand at coaching, former Gonzaga basketball player Mike Hart is back in Spokane.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016
EWU’s semifinal against the Youngstown Penguins in Cheney is projected to break the school record as the coldest game the Eagles have ever played, at least according to kickoff temperatures.
Sat., May 21, 2016
The 2016 edition of the WIAA 1B, 2B and 1A track and field championships at Eastern Washington University Thursday-Saturday will mark the 20th anniversary of the meet in Cheney.
Thu., April 28, 2016
Idaho will drop to the Football Championship Subdivision beginning in 2018 and intends to join the Big Sky Conference.
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
Ziva Recek had a match-high 15 kills Thursday to lead No. 2 Florida to a 3-1 win over Eastern Washington at the Outriggers Resorts Volleyball Challenge in Honolulu. The Gators …
Sun., July 26, 2015
Adam Talley scored four goals, two in each half, as the Spokane Shadow romped past the visiting Olympic Force for a 5-1 soccer victory at SFCC on Saturday night. The …
Fri., July 24, 2015
NEW YORK — ESPN says radio host Colin Cowherd won’t be on the air again before leaving the network in the wake of his remarks about major league baseball players …
UPDATED: Thu., July 9, 2015
Academic difficulties could make the football learning curve even steeper for former Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams Jr.
Tue., June 9, 2015
Chris Victor, a head men’s basketball coach the last five seasons for Citrus College in Glendora, California, accepted a position as assistant coach at Eastern Washington University, the school announced …
Wed., April 8, 2015
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves has been named to a committee that will study Division I transfer rules, the NCAA announced this week.
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015
No one has influenced so many facets of Inland Northwest fisheries as Allan Scholz during his 35 years at Eastern Washington University. The 67-year-old biology professor is transitioning into retirement, …