Stories tagged: EWU football
Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 9 p.m.
Third-year Eastern Washington running backs coach Kevin Maurice was forthright Tuesday when discussing his group of experience-rich ballcarriers.
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 …
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.
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: Wed., July 17, 2019, 7:05 p.m.
Troy Taylor had tenure as an educator in Folsom, California, and was leading one of the state’s premier high school football programs. He was in a good spot.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:29 p.m.
The Eagles were picked first in both Big Sky preseason media and coaches polls on Monday. Idaho was picked eighth.
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Eastern Washington football players Dehonta Hayes and Keith Moore have both been released from the hospital after suffering gunshot wounds in downtown Spokane early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 9:01 p.m.
For two days, downtown Spokane will be the epicenter of Big Sky Conference football.
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: Sat., July 6, 2019, 6:25 p.m.
Former University of Washington tight end and outside linebacker Jusstis Warren has transferred to Eastern Washington, according to his Instagram account.
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
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: 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.
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 …
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.
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: 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.