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Bench and back-court boost Eagles over Thunderbirds

Bench and back-court boost Eagles over Thunderbirds

February 21, 2019

Five members of the EWU women’s basketball team scored in double figures as the Eagles (7-8, 8-16) defeated Southern Utah (3-13, 6-19) Thursday by a...

Women’s vaulters raise the bar

Women’s vaulters raise the bar

February 20, 2019

Over the past two years, the EWU men’s and women’s pole vaulters have climbed to new heights, tallying 16 first-place finishes in total. This year’s...

Analyzing Big Sky men’s basketball fans

Analyzing Big Sky men’s basketball fans

February 20, 2019

The Big Sky Conference isn’t a premier stage in the ranks of Division I college basketball, but some team’s fans take it more seriously than others....

Discover Washington state parks

Discover Washington state parks

February 20, 2019

The weather outside may be frightful, but spring is just around the corner. Many students love to go outside when the sun thaws out campus, and that includes...

Football ticket prices increase by 37 percent

Football ticket prices increase by 37 percent

February 19, 2019

Football season ticket renewals opened on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 10 a.m., and following the program’s second ever trip to the FCS national championship...

Eagles use size to bully Idaho in second half

Eagles use size to bully Idaho in second half

February 18, 2019

EWU’s home win streak is now up to seven games. The Eagles (10-15, 8-6) blew past Idaho (4-21, 1-13) in the second half on way to a 82-57 win on Monday. Senior...

Sealby sets the standard

Sealby sets the standard

February 17, 2019

As a four-year senior for the EWU women’s basketball team, forward Alissa Sealby knew going into this season that it was time to step up her game. “I...

Resilient Eagles push home win streak to six against Northern Colorado

Resilient Eagles push home win streak to six against Northern Colorado

February 17, 2019

EWU extended its home winning streak to six games against Big Sky Conference second-place team Northern Colorado, while losing top scorer Jacob Davison...

Blackburn granted sixth year of eligibility

February 15, 2019

One of EWU’s five senior co-captains from its 2018 FCS runner-up campaign is returning for another season. All-American center Spencer Blackburn was...

Riding for the culture

Riding for the culture

February 13, 2019

When most people hear the word rodeo, an image of modern day cowboys glued to bucking bulls and stallions is the first thing that comes to mind. For teams...

Women complete regular season sweep of Montana

Women complete regular season sweep of Montana

February 9, 2019

The women’s basketball team walked out of Reese Court win a win for the first time since Nov. 14 on Saturday. The Eagles (6-15, 5-7) earned their...

Women lose sixth straight on Reese Court

Women lose sixth straight on Reese Court

February 7, 2019

The EWU women’s basketball game attempted 26 shots from the field in the second half of Thursday night’s game. Only four went in, and the Eagles lost...

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