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The Eagles look on in shock as Idaho's final 3-point basket is counted during Monday's 75-74 loss. The final shot was released after the final horn had sounded, but the play clock was ruled to be started early and after review the 3-pointer was counted.

Eagles stunned by Vandals in controversial finish

February 18, 2019

Freshman guard Grace Kirscher scored 19 points and a clutch layup, while senior guard Kapri Morrow added 17 points and 11 rebounds. That wasn’t enou...

Sophomore guard Jacob Davison drives past a Montana defender during EWU's 75-74 loss on Saturday in Missoula. Davison finished with a game-high 23 points.

EWU’s comeback falls just short in Missoula

February 9, 2019

Sometimes the ball simply doesn’t bounce your way. The EWU men’s basketball team (8-15, 6-6) fully understands that fact after falling to Montana ...

Easterner Asks: Struggles

Easterner Asks: Struggles

January 24, 2019



Easterner Asks: Changes to EWU?

October 17, 2018


Sophomore midfielder Sariah Keister during EWU soccer's 0-0 tie against South Dakota State on Sunday. With the draw, the Eagles end their non-conference slate with a record of 4-3-2.

Eagles continue to struggle in front of goal

September 16, 2018

A lack of goals continues to haunt the EWU soccer team. The Eagles wrapped up non-conference play today with a 0-0 tie against South Dakota State, and...

Sophomore Goalkeeper Kelsee Winston leads the Eagles off the field following a 2-0 loss to Boise State. Winston had five saves in the match | Jeremy Burnham for The Easterner.

EWU soccer falls to Boise State at home

September 1, 2018

The EWU soccer team suffered its first home loss on Friday, falling to Boise State, 2-0. The offense never got off the ground, and the defense made crucial...

Senior forward Delaney Hodgins signs autographs after EWU’s victory on Kid’s Day. Hodgins is averaging 19.5 points and 7.4 rebounds for the Eagles. | Jeremy Burnham for The Easterner.

EWU women’s basketball flattens Multnomah on Kid’s Day

December 9, 2017

The opening to the EWU women’s basketball schedule has included some of best teams in NCAA Division I. This has resulted in the Eagles opening the season...

(left to right) Delaney, Hayley and Braydey Hodgins after EWU's loss to Boise State on Dec. 3. Braydey is a sophomore guard for Boise State, Hayley is EWU's all-time leading scorer and Delaney is No. 3 on the program's scoring list. | Jeremy Burnham for The Easterner

EWU women’s basketball drops game to Boise State as Hodgins sisters reunite

December 5, 2017

There was a Hodgins family reunion at Reese Court on Dec. 3, as the EWU women’s basketball team fell to Boise State University 61-57. Eagles senior forward—and...

Then sophomore quarterback Gage Gubrud speaks with media after EWU football's spring game on April 22. Gubrud was arrested for obstructing a public servant in downtown Cheney in the early morning of Nov. 5.

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...

For EWU tailgaters, gamedays are about more than just football

For EWU tailgaters, gamedays are about more than just football

October 19, 2017

For many college football fans, Saturday is the best day of the week. And it’s not just about football, it’s about the entire experience. Fans don...

Senior forward Savannah Hoekstra fights for the ball during EWU's win over NAU on Sept. 24

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...

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