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EWU football reigns over Big Sky heading into spring camp

EWU football reigns over Big Sky heading into spring camp

April 10, 2019

The Eagles had 87 days to reflect on their heartbreaking season, which they finished as FCS runners-ups, before starting spring camp on April 2. Like...

EWU athletics seeks to balance budget with stadium proposal impending

EWU athletics seeks to balance budget with stadium proposal impending

April 10, 2019

As qualifiers of seven of the past 10 FCS Playoffs, the EWU football team is no stranger to program success. It is also familiar with the costs of that...

Frisco Bound

Frisco Bound

December 15, 2018

No last second plays, no heartbreaks and no doubt. After powering through Maine, EWU will go to Frisco, Texas to play for the program’s second FCS nati...

Lynn Hickey named EWU athletic director

Lynn Hickey named EWU athletic director

April 25, 2018

Lynn Hickey has been named EWU’s permanent athletic director, the university announced on Wednesday. The decision came after Hickey and Vince Otoupal ...

Track and field travels to Seattle for UW Invitational, McGee soars again

Track and field travels to Seattle for UW Invitational, McGee soars again

January 31, 2018

The EWU track and field team traveled to Seattle to compete in the University of Washington Invitational last weekend.  The Eagles’ top finishers w...

Men’s and women’s track & field compete at Washington State Open

Men’s and women’s track & field compete at Washington State Open

January 24, 2018

A week after the EWU men’s and women’s track and field teams took home a combined nine individual titles at the Vandal Indoor Invitational in Idaho, b...

Police report offers new details on EWU quarterback Gage Gubrud’s contentious arrest

Police report offers new details on EWU quarterback Gage Gubrud’s contentious arrest

November 7, 2017

[UPDATE: On Dec. 6, 2017, the obstruction charges against Gage Gubrud and Kurt Calhoun were dismissed. The two had been scheduled to appear in Cheney Mun...

Meet the six teams competing in the Big Sky soccer championship

Meet the six teams competing in the Big Sky soccer championship

November 1, 2017

The Big Sky Conference soccer championship tournament will be played in Cheney from Tuesday, Nov. 1 to Sunday, Nov. 5. The top six teams in the BSC wi...

EWU women’s soccer pick up four points at home as conference play begins

EWU women’s soccer pick up four points at home as conference play begins

September 29, 2017

After a 10-game non-conference schedule that saw EWU women’s soccer team finish with a record of 6-4-0, the Eagles finally opened up Big Sky Conference pl...

Keeping up With the Big Sky

Keeping up With the Big Sky

June 1, 2017

EWU has been very competitive in the Big Sky Conference over the past decade. However, one thing the athletic department has not been able to keep up on...

Wendy Schuller Agrees to Contract Extension

Wendy Schuller Agrees to Contract Extension

May 11, 2017

EWU women’s basketball head coach Wendy Schuller has been at the helm for 16 seasons and will be staying there for five more after athletic director Bi...

Gallery: EWU women’s basketball falls to Idaho in WBI quarterfinals 74-67

Gallery: EWU women’s basketball falls to Idaho in WBI quarterfinals 74-67

March 20, 2017

  The Eagles hosted the Idaho Vandals on Monday night at Reese Court for a quarterfinal matchup in WBI. This home game marked the first-ever national...

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