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Williams’ strong return lifts Eastern’s spirits

There was a much- anticipated, and welcomed – for Eastern Washington University football fans, at least – Renard Williams sighting at Roos Field last weekend. And it couldn’t have come …


Eagles break through for first win of season

In a frenzied week, filled with the distractions of an assistant coach’s dismissal and the realization that two more starters would not be available because of injuries, Eastern Washington University’s …


Weber State figures to run against EWU

On paper, it looks like Weber State could toss Eastern Washington University’s defense a change-of-pace pitch Saturday afternoon when the two Big Sky Conference football rivals square off at 12:35 …


Sources claim EWU football assistant Hansen resigns

Chris Hansen, a longtime assistant and current running backs coach and camps coordinator for Eastern Washington’s football team, has resigned his position, according to several sources close to the program. …


Blanchette: For Eagles, whatever can go wrong will

In front of 10,422 witnesses done medium- well, Eastern Washington returned to the red Saturday in an atmosphere charged with possibility as anxious as it was eager. Soon we discovered …


Elusive first win remains out of Eastern’s grasp

Talk to the coaches and players on Eastern Washington’s still-winless football team, and, to a man, they’ll tell you that things don’t feel that far off. They do feel 0-4, …


EWU football fans urged to arrive early

The Eastern Washington University Athletic Department is encouraging fans to arrive early for football games this fall at Roos Field in Cheney because of increased season-ticket sales and a sold-out …


Blanchette: Eagles hang from cliff with 8 bullets to dodge

MISSOULA – So what do you think? Ball on the 50, 8:46 to go, 17-14 Montana. This is going to be the drive that puts Eastern Washington on top and …


Eastern falls to 0-3, misfires on key opportunities

MISSOULA – Eastern Washington University dramatically improved its rushing numbers against the University of Montana Saturday afternoon. But it wasn’t enough to improve that all important victory number – which …


Angry Eastern players vow to show passion

Disappointment. Disbelief. Even a little distress. The emotions on Eastern Washington University’s 0-2 football team are all over the board this week as the Eagles attempt to flush away any …


Coyotes shock top-ranked Eagles

That massive target on the back of Eastern Washington University’s defending NCAA Division I championship football team – a target players embraced from the opening day of fall camp – …


No letdown in sight for EWU Eagles

Heading into last Saturday’s season opener against the University of Washington, with a chance to play up against a Football Bowl Subdivision school in front of 60,000 fans in Husky …


Clock management may have cost Eagles

SEATTLE – There was certainly no shortage of key decisions and key plays in Saturday afternoon’s Husky Stadium showdown between visiting Eastern Washington University and the Washington Huskies. From the …


Blanchette: Eagles prove riffraff can play rough

SEATTLE – Class warfare can be fun. Naturally, this was a tough sell to the aristocratic tastes of Seattle, where never until Saturday had the University of Washington deigned to …


Late interception in end zone prevents EWU win

SEATTLE – Heading into its football season opener against the University of Washington, it has been more than 11 months, 11 games and a national championship since Eastern Washington University …


Eastern Washington outlasts Boise State in five games

Junior Shelby Puckett had a career-high 22 kills Wednesday as Eastern Washington outlasted Boise State 3-2 in nonconference women’s volleyball at Reese Court. Junior Cora Kellerman added 21 kills as …


EWU QB says he’s million times better than last year

Ask Bo Levi Mitchell where he is in his college football career compared to this same time last year, and you get an immediate and confident answer. “A million times …


EWU’s second, third strings see action as starters rest

And on the 18th day, the starters rested. But head coach Beau Baldwin, the creator of Eastern Washington University’s 2010 NCAA Division I championship football team, remained hard at work …


Opinions vary after first Eastern scrimmage

Eastern Washington University head coach Beau Baldwin put his Eagles through what he described as a “choppy” 90-minute situational scrimmage – the first of fall camp for the defending Division …


Area roundup: WSU, Eastern release men’s basketball schedules

Washington State and Eastern Washington revealed their complete men’s basketball schedules on Wednesday and both include several games against 2011 postseason tournament participants. WSU will play 12 games in Pullman, …


Eastern’s cornerbacks turn corners

Eastern Washington practiced in full pads Saturday afternoon for the first time since last spring, and did so – according to defensive coordinator John Graham – with fewer concerns at …


Eastern opens practice welcoming challenge of being target

Don’t be surprised if Eastern Washington University’s football team goes a bit retro this fall and adopts Pat Benetar’s early 1980’s hit single “Hit Me With Your Best Shot” as …


Sunday Locals: Football team dominates EWU’s EeeWoos

After a season filled with milestones, the Eastern Washington University football team won eight awards at the third annual EeeWoos on Wednesday at the Showalter Auditorium in Cheney. The 2010 …


Raiders select former EWU running back Taiwan Jones

Former Eastern Washington University running back Taiwan Jones slipped deep into Saturday’s fourth round of the National Football League draft before being selected by the Oakland Raiders. The 6-foot, 195-pounder, …


EWU’s Red-White Game features battle to back up Mitchell

The competitive battle that was waged all spring for the chance to back up Eastern Washington University’s starting quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell next fall was not decided during the Eagles’ …


EWU-Montana football rivalry preserved

Despite the decision of the Big Sky Conference to expand to 13 football-playing schools and a radically unbalanced league schedule in 2012, the Eastern Washington-Montana rivalry will continue on an …


‘Other’ Mitchell impresses at Eastern Washington scrimmage

With the talent and depth Eastern Washington University has returning at wide receiver from last year’s NCAA Division I championship football team, it probably isn’t time to cue in “the …


Jones looked like ‘a million’ for scouts

Chris Hansen, his former position coach at Eastern Washington University, called it “a million-dollar day.” But when Taiwan Jones looks back on the stunning performance he put on for nearly …


EWU football players battle for open spots at scrimmage

The competition at several key positions on Eastern Washington University’s football team has been as interesting as it has been intense this spring. That made for some entertaining moments Saturday …


Sunday Locals: Shears, Covington win final Junior Bowlers stop

Dalton Shears and Jesse Covington claimed top honors following the final Junior Bowlers Tour stop of the season last Sunday at North Bowl. Shears won the final tournament, rising from …