Idaho cools Eastern Washington 66-62

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) Victor Sanders scored 16 points, Chris Sarbaugh added 12, and Idaho's defense helped the Vandals to a 66-62 win over Eastern Washington on Saturday. Venky Jois' layup put the Eagles up 58-56 with 4:53 left, but Idaho answered with 3-pointers from Sanders and Perrion Callandret to give Idaho a 4-point advantage with 3:15 to play. Neither team scored from the...
Via Associated Press
February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

EWU G Austin McBroom named Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week

The Eastern Washington Eagles are trying to make a late-season push to help their seeding in the Big Sky Conference Tournament as they are sitting at 15-10 and third in the conference. The team has won six straight games to get to 9-4 in the conference. Last week, they got much-needed wins over North Dakota and Northern Colorado. This is due to the play of senior point guard Austin...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Lumberjacks drop seventh straight

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Austin McBroom scored 28 points, Bogdan Bliznyuk added 22 points and 10 rebounds and Eastern Washington beat Northern Arizona 84-73 on Thursday night for its third straight victory. Bliznyuk made six 3-pointers and McBroom added four 3s. Venky Jois had 14 points and 11 rebounds, and Felix Von Hofe chipped in 12 points for the Eagles (12-10, 6-4 Big Sky), who won...
Via Associated Press
February 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Eagles CB Byron Maxwell sticks up for Bradford over Brady

Teammates stick together. That’s what they do. But that doesn’t mean you have to say Sam Bradford is the best NFL quarterback. Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Byron Maxwell has faced many great quarterbacks in his career, including Tom Brady in Super Bowl XLIX. So, with Brady’s New England Patriots coming to Philadelphia on Sunday, Maxwell was asked if the signal caller was the...
Via NESN.com
December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State-Oregon: Why either one can win

In the biggest non-conference game of the college football season, the Michigan State football team will play host to the high-powered offense of the Oregon Ducks. Today, we take a look at three reasons why the Spartans will get revenge on the Ducks and three reasons why Oregon can beat the Spartans in East Lansing.  Three reasons why MSU will lose to the Ducks 3. Vernon Adams...
Via isportsweb.com
September 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Eastern Washington defender ejected for cheap shot

Oregon played Eastern Washington in its season opener Saturday night. EWU, of course, is the former program of Oregon’s new starting quarterback, graduate transfer Vernon Adams.  Eastern Washington linebacker John Kreifels was ejected from the game for targeting Adams with a cheap shot. We can’t definitively say it was intentional, but it was definitely pretty vicious.  ...
Via College Spun
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington coach praises Vernon Adams

Oregon quarterback Vernon Adams Jr., who recently transferred from Eastern Washington after graduating, was named the starter for the Ducks going into their season opener on Saturday. Adams’ first opponent in a flashy Duck uniform will be against his old Eastern Washington squad and head coach Beau Baldwin. The decision to start Adams after only two weeks of practicing with the...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Oregon won’t utilize Vernon Adams’s knowledge of EWU

The Oregon Ducks just named graduate transfer Vernon Adams their starting quarterback and there are all kinds of questions revolving around the team’s opening game. The Ducks play the Eastern Washington Eagles to open the season which is where Adams transferred from. According to Mike Skow of KEZI 9 in Eugene, Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich has no plans to utilize Adams’s knowledge...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Oregon starting QB added to roster two weeks ago

By Eddy Almaguer As we head into the final week before college football kicks off, schools are slowly but surely (and some even grudgingly) naming their starters. And as usual, whoever is listed as No.1 in a QB depth chart is of big interest in many schools. On Friday, Oregon released its first official depth chart. Oregon's first depth chart pic.twitter.com/Pw0QYksZe1 —...
Via Gamedayr
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams is the best option for Oregon football

By Cyrus Smith Vernon Adams has proved two things to the world since he decided to leave Eastern Washington for an opportunity to start for the Oregon Ducks: 1. Math can be really hard.  2. He is a tremendous quarterback and exceptional athlete. Now that the most talked about math test has been passed, Vernon Adams has officially graduated from Eastern Washington and can now...
Via isportsweb.com
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams able to join Ducks after passing math class

By Larry Brown The Oregon Ducks received a major boost on Thursday night when they found out that Vernon Adams passed a math class, which allowed him to graduate from Eastern Washington. Adams, who has been an All-American QB at FCS Eastern Washington the past two seasons, was seeking a graduate transfer to Oregon. The first step in that process was actually graduating from EWU...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Vernon Adams plans to arrive late to Oregon camp

By Matt Hladik After some brief concerns earlier this month over his ability to transfer to Oregon as planned, former Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams is in the process of finishing his coursework at EWU and will look to enroll at Oregon next month, according to The Register-Guard. It doesn’t appear that Adams will be on campus in time for the beginning of UO’s training...
Via College Spun
July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams celebrates first in family to graduate college

By Matt Hladik Vernon Adams set records at quarterback for Eastern Washington before announcing in February that he would finish out his college career at Oregon. Adams will be eligible immediately for the Ducks because he has graduated from EWU, a feat he is most proud of.  Adams celebrated receiving his undergraduate degree on Saturday, declaring in an Instagram post that he’s...
Via College Spun
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington coach predicts win over Georgetown

By Larry Brown Eastern Washington head coach Jim Hayford is making me and others feel pretty good about picking them to upset Georgetown in their 4-13 matchup in the South Region of the NCAA Tournament. Hayford joined the “Jim Rome Show” on CBS Sports Radio Wednesday and spoke confidently about his team’s chances of beating the Hoyas. “We’re capable. If you’re in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington's Tyler Harvey grows into nation's top scorer

CHENEY, Wash. -- Drive past the towering evergreens to the west and the Bitterroot Mountains to the east, past the concrete basketball court that was recently poured in the middle of an empty, soon-to-be-developed field and past the Cheney Rodeo in this small college town outside of Spokane. Park next to Reese Court, an arena that's the size of a big high school gym, and on this...
Via FOX Sports
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Lee Corso Makes His First Headgear Pick Of The Year, Picks Eastern Washington To Beat Sam Houston State

After waiting all offseason, college football is finally back. The first game of 2014 will take place today, as the Eastern Washington Eagles will host the Sam Houston State Bearkats on the Eagles’ famous red turf. Of course, a new season means a new round of Lee Corso headgear picks, and while he didn’t get the chance to do this in front of a crowd of thousands of crazy Eastern...
Via College Spun
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Conference Recruiting Update: Big Sky

Eastern Washington Eagles Will Ferris | 6′-1″ | PG | Newport (WA)| Kyle Reid | 6′-7″ | PF | LA Trade Tech (CA)| With an experienced crew expected to return, it isn’t as if Eastern Washington needed a huge 2014 recruiting class. They picked their spots, and signed two newcomers to fill open scholarship slots. Junior college ...
Via Hoopniks
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Eastern Washington runs away from N. Arizona 84-65

Tyler Harvey had 37 points in his fifth 30-point game of the season to lead Eastern Washington to an 84-65 win over Northern Arizona on Saturday. Harvey hit nine 3-pointers, one shy of the school record he shares, as the Eagles (12-13, 7-7) tied a school record by making 16 in 30 attempts. Parker Kelly added 12 points on four 3's and Drew Brandon had 12 points and eight assists...
Via Associated Press
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Harvey, E Washington upset N Colorado 94-90 in OT

Tyler Harvey scored a career-high 38 points as Eastern Washington held off Northern Colorado for a 94-90 win in overtime Saturday. Harvey tied the school record with 10 3-pointers, on 15 attempts, and was 8 of 8 from the foul line. Drew Brandon had 15 points and a career-high 12 assists for Eastern Washington (9-12, 4-6 Big Sky), which recorded a season-best 10 blocked shots. Parker...
Via Associated Press
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

North Dakota defeats Eastern Washington 73-61

Aaron Anderson scored 17 points and Troy Huff added 15 with nine rebounds as North Dakota defeated Eastern Washington 73-61 Thursday night. North Dakota (9-10, 6-3 Big Sky) shot 46.7 percent from the field and outscored EWU 18-0 on fast breaks. Alonzo Taylor and Jaron Nash each chipped in 11 points for North Dakota. Venky Jois scored 15 points for the Eagles (8-12, 3-6), Ognjen...
Via Associated Press
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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