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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...

Gallery: A Campus For Dreams Rally (March. 2)

Gallery: A Campus For Dreams Rally (March. 2)

March 2, 2017

  A Campus for Dreams March and rally at EWU's Campus Mall on March 2, 2017.

Eagles Put the Clamps on the Bears After Shootout Loss to the Fighting Hawks

Eagles Put the Clamps on the Bears After Shootout Loss to the Fighting Hawks

February 16, 2017

With only a handful of games remaining, the EWU men’s basketball team looks to close out the regular season on a high note. A 70-44 victory over the ...

Defense was Key in Women’s Basketball Conference Road Sweep

Defense was Key in Women’s Basketball Conference Road Sweep

February 9, 2017

Thirty-four point seven. That is the shooting percentage the EWU women’s basketball team held its opponents from the field over the weekend, leading...

Aaron Best’s Contract and Salary are Under Negotiation

Aaron Best’s Contract and Salary are Under Negotiation

February 9, 2017

Following 20 seasons with the EWU football team, as both a player and a coach, EWU named Aaron Best as head coach on Jan. 21. Best spent 14 of those year...

Appreciation Week is Here

By Marco Vargas, for The Easterner

February 9, 2017

Filed under News

EWU Resident Appreciation Week (RAW), an annual student favorite, kicks off Feb. 13. Kelsee Tower, EWU Housing and Residential Life employee, said the week is a way to thank the student residents and show them love and appreciation. “Resident Appreciation Week is a week where we like to recognize the students that live with us on campus,” said Tower. “We do events...

One for the Record Books

One for the Record Books

February 9, 2017

Wiley takes home national honors as he and Bliznyuk combine for 90 points against Portland State

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Aaron Best and EWU Lock in 2017 Recruiting Class

By Riley Baker, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Filed under Sports

EWU football signs 19 players to letters of intent on national signing day

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Gallery: EWU mens basketball outlasts Portland State in 3 OT thriller, 130-124 (Feb. 4)

Gallery: EWU mens basketball outlasts Portland State in 3 OT thriller, 130-124 (Feb. 4)

February 5, 2017

  EWU defeated Portland State in a wild and historic 3 OT game. Forwards Bogdan Bliznyuk and Jake Wiley each scored 45 points, tying the school...

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

February 2, 2017

  Immigration Protest at EWU's Campus Mall on January 31, 2017.

FCS Playoffs a ‘Break Even’ Proposition for EWU

By Riley Baker, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2017

Filed under Football, Sports

EWU football finished with an overall record of 12-2 on the year they advanced to the semifinals of the FCS playoffs and had two finalists for the Walter Payton award, along with six All-Americans. With the accolades and three extra home games in the playoffs, one would think that the athletic department would make a little extra money. But, believe it or not, they do not. ...

Eagles of a Feather Stick Together

Eagles of a Feather Stick Together

January 26, 2017

EWU football ended last season in the playoffs with a heartbreaking, last-second loss. Yet, with a new coach and returning starters, the mood surrounding th...

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