The Eastern Washington Eagles and the South Dakota State Jackrabbits were tied at 14 at halftime. The Eagles put up 27 second half points to only 3 for the Jacks and won the 2nd round FCS playoff game, 41-17. Vernon Adams passed for 5 more TDs, giving him 51 on the season. Cooper Kupp caught two of those TD passes, giving him 20 on the season, setting the FCS record for most TD receptions in season by a freshman. Quincy Forte had a career high 202 rushing yards and a TD. EWU will face the Jacksonville State Gamecocks next weekend in the FCS quarterfinals in Cheney.
Coach Baldwin talked to Keith Osso after the game.
Keith also talked to RB Quincy Forte, Coach John Graham and WR Cooper Kupp.
Keith Osso talked to the EWU Eagles head coach a few days before their matchup with the South Dakota St. Jackrabbits in the FCS playoffs. Baldwin also addresses his future with the school.
Posted: December 2, 2013 in Cougars, WSU
Tags: bill moos, WSU Cougars
Patchin, Lukens and Osso talked to the Washington State Cougars Athletic Director, Bill Moos, about where the Cougars could go for a bowl game.
The Eastern Washington University Eagles got an impressive 82-75 victory over the Seattle University Redhawks, lead by a career-high 30 points from Tyler Harvey. Venky Jois added 19 points and 10 rebounds. Drew Brandon chipped in 12 points and seven assists, and Ognjen Miljkovic came off the bench to score 10. The Eagles improve their record to 5-2 on the season.
We talked to Coach Baldwin the day he learned he was recognized as the best coach in the Big Sky for the second consecutive year.
The Eastern Washington Eagles finished off the regular season with a thrilling 42-41 victory over the Portland State Vikings. The Eagles end the year at 10-2, 8-0 in Big Sky play. It is the first time in school history that the team went undefeated in the Big Sky. It is the Eagles’ first outright league title since 1997. QB Vernon Adams threw for 457 yards and 5 touchdowns to set the Big Sky Conference record for TD passes in a season. He now has 46 TDs. Big Play VA also set the EWU records for passing yards in a season (4,059 yards) and total offense (4,550). WR Cooper Kupp set the FCS record for most consecutive game with a touchdown reception at 12.
Cooper Kupp with Keith Osso
The Eastern Washington University Eagles fell behind early to the Boston University Terriers but took the lead late in first half. The Eagles came out strong in the second half and beat Boston U. by a final score of 80-68. Tyler Harvey finished with 21 points to lead the Eagles. Venky Jois had 20 points, Drew Brandon 15 and Ognjen Miljkovic 14.
Dennis Patchin had the call of the game.