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Eagles dominate in homecoming win versus North Dakota

Eagles dominate in homecoming win versus North Dakota

November 3, 2014

The Eagles dominated the Inferno on Nov. 1 routing the University of North Dakota, 54-3. Eastern’s offense, defense and specials teams all scored...

PREVIEW: Eagles take on UND for Homecoming

By Samuel Deal, Sports Editor

October 31, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Eastern football team is looking to rebound Saturday during the homecoming game after losing its first conference game in over two years. “After the game [the players] were hurting,” said head coach Beau Baldwin. “It is not okay what happened but is going to be okay moving forward if we are willing to fight back.” The game is against the University of North...

Eagles lose to Lumberjacks, 28-27

Eagles lose to Lumberjacks, 28-27

October 27, 2014

A Northern Arizona Lumberjacks’ late rally chopped down the Eagles, 28-27, bringing an end to EWU football’s 14-game conference win streak. In a...

Eagles ‘get creative’ to put away Bears

Eagles ‘get creative’ to put away Bears

October 24, 2014

The Eagles’ football coaches had a few tricks up their sleeves to go along with another stout defensive performance holding off Northern Colorado University...

Mario Brown focuses on football and family

October 22, 2014

It is ideal for a student-athlete to enter their freshman year of college, play in the national championship game and help win the national championship...

Football team prevails after losing starters

By Samuel Deal, Sports Editor

October 17, 2014

Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Eastern Eagles used a balanced offensive attack to help first-time starter Jordan West earn a win over Southern Utah University, 43-20. West threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns, but it was the running gain that carried the Eagles’, offense. The team rushed for 280 yards against just 79 yards by SUU, according to goeags.com. "We had guys stepping up all over...

All eyes on the Kupp

All eyes on the Kupp

October 10, 2014

After having a record-breaking freshman season, redshirt sophomore Cooper Kupp, the 2013 Big Sky Conference Freshmen of the Year, is not fully satisfied. Kupp,...

West looks to lead in Adams absence

West looks to lead in Adams absence

October 9, 2014

The Eagles will look to move past Southern Utah Thunderbirds without record setting quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. Adams broke two bones in his right...

Eastern moves to 2-0 in the Big Sky Conference

Eastern moves to 2-0 in the Big Sky Conference

October 9, 2014

In an up-and-down game, the Eagles were able to leave Roos Field with a victory over Idaho State University, 56-53. “I tip my hat to Idaho State for...

Eagles conference in lead of title

By Samuel Deal, Sports Editor

October 1, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase

After a slow first half, the Eagles football team was able to find their groove in the third quarter scoring three touchdowns to secure a win in their Big Sky Conference opener at University of California, Davis. With only three offensive possessions in the first half, the Eagles went into halftime leading by a score of 9-7; it was the Eagles lowest offensive output for...

Eagles edge Bobcats in instant classic, 52-51

Eagles edge Bobcats in instant classic, 52-51

September 24, 2014

For the second game in a row the Eastern football team found themselves in a shootout ending with each team putting up over 50 points. Unlike their...

Eagles soar past Bearkats in football opener, 56-35

Eagles soar past Bearkats in football opener, 56-35

August 29, 2014

With the sixth largest crowd in Roos Field history cheering the Eagles on, Eastern Washington was able to take revenge on fellow FCS powerhouse Sam Houston...

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