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Playoffs make heroes and heartbreak

Playoffs make heroes and heartbreak

November 28, 2018

There have been 11 playoff games on Roos field since the Eagles won the National Championship in 2010. EWU has won seven of those games, losing three times...

Championship push starts in Cheney

Championship push starts in Cheney

November 28, 2018

Roos Field is no stranger to playoff football, with 11 postseason games being hosted by EWU since winning the National Championship in 2010. The Eagles...

No doubt about it

No doubt about it

November 14, 2018

Elation, excitement and relief became more visible with each turnover and subsequent score during the second half of EWU’s 59-20 win over UC Davis last...

Eagles batter Aggies in second half

Eagles batter Aggies in second half

November 10, 2018

With the year’s first snowfall comes the fact that winter is coming, and games on the football schedule become increasingly important. EWU welcomed UC ...

Top five showdown for first place in Big Sky

Top five showdown for first place in Big Sky

November 7, 2018

A group of 27 seniors will stand and be honored on the Inferno this Saturday, in the midst of a clash between Big Sky title hopefuls and FCS championship...

Eagles to face Northern Colorado as Barriere takes starting QB role

Eagles to face Northern Colorado as Barriere takes starting QB role

October 31, 2018

Questions looming around the Eagles’ quarterback situation have come to a close, as senior Gage Gubrud undergoes season-ending foot surgery, and sophomore Eri...

Eagles win, Barriere era begins

Eagles win, Barriere era begins

October 27, 2018

The Eric Barriere era officially began today, as head coach Aaron Best announced that senior quarterback Gage Gubrud will undergo season-ending surgery...

Opinion: Will EWU football leave a doubt this season?

Opinion: Will EWU football leave a doubt this season?

October 24, 2018

Taylor Newquist is the Sports Editor for The Easterner. The opinion expressed in this article is his own, and does not necessarily reflect the opinion...

Vandals come to Cheney for the first time in 24 years

Vandals come to Cheney for the first time in 24 years

October 24, 2018

After a month of training camp and seven straight weeks of games, EWU finally had a chance to catch its breath and tend to its wounds last week with a ...

Kicking his way into the record books

Kicking his way into the record books

October 17, 2018

No EWU kicker has ever scored more than Roldan Alcobendas, tallying 263 points in his career. The sixth-year senior joined the Eagles from Camas High School, ...

Eags prepare for Weber State

Eags prepare for Weber State

October 11, 2018

With uncertainty looming around the starting quarterback position, EWU will travel to Ogden, Utah to play defending Big Sky Conference co-champion Webe...

Barriere leads Eagles over Thunderbirds

Barriere leads Eagles over Thunderbirds

October 6, 2018

The EWU offense did not skip a beat without starting quarterback Gage Gubrud suited up for the game against Southern Utah today, totalling 648 yards of o...

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