The Eastern Washington Eagles football team plays its games in the NCAA Division I Championship subdivision, formerly referred to as I-AA. Attending Eastern Washington Eagles games is a unique experience because the team plays its home games at Roos Field, which is famous for its Red SprinTurf. The Eagles compete each season in the Big Sky Conference and has been one of the better programs in its divisions, winning 23 conference titles during its tenure and one national championship. Each season, the team plays two rivalry games. One is against a perennial national powerhouse, Montana, and it's called the EWU-UM Governor's Cup. The other rivalry is with Portland State, and the winner takes home The Dam Cup after the game. Aaron Best is Eastern Washington's head coach, holding that position for two years with a win-loss record so far with the Eagles of 19-7. In his second season, the team went 12-1 and lost in the national championship game to North Dakota State. Get your Eastern Washington Eagles football tickets at StubHub.
Where does Eastern Washington play its home games?
The team plays its home games at Roos Field, an 8,600-capacity stadium located on campus in Cheney, Wash. The stadium is one of the most unique places to play in NCAA football because of its red surface. The stadium opened in 1967 and has received a number of upgrades along the way, most notably a video scoreboard in 2012. The largest attendance ever recorded at the game, including standing room, was 11,802 people in September 2010.
In what conference does the Eastern Washington Eagles football team play?
The Eagles play in the Big Sky Conference and have since 1987. The program has won the Big Sky Championship 10 times between 1992 and 2018 and is poised to win another one soon. Other teams in the Big Sky Conference include Portland State University, Northern Arizona and the University of Northern Colorado.
Who is the Eastern Washington head coach?
The head coach for the Eastern Washington Eagles football team is Aaron Best. He has only coached for the team for two seasons but has had a lot of success so far, making the national championship game in his second season. Before becoming head coach for the Eagles, he was the team's offensive coordinator. Best won the Big Sky Coach of the Year award in 2018.
Has the Eastern Washington Eagles football team ever won a national title?
Yes. The Eagles won the national championship in 2010. It beat the No. 5-ranked Delaware Fighting Blue Hens in the championship game to take home the trophy.
What was the Eastern Washington Eagles' record last year?
The Eastern Washington Eagles football team posted a win-loss record of 12-3 during the 2018 season. This includes an 8-2 regular season record and a 4-1 record during the postseason. The team's final game of the season was a loss in the National Championship Game against North Dakota State by a score of 38-24.
What are some of the high-profile games on the Eastern Washington Eagles' 2019 schedule?
Eastern Washington has some high-profile games during the 2019 season. The biggest game is the season opener against its in-state rival, the Washington Huskies. The Huskies are an NCAA Division I team that is starting the season ranked No. 13. The Eagles also has an important road game later in the season against its biggest rival, the Montana Grizzlies. On top of these games, it plays a rigorous in-conference schedule in an effort to make the postseason tournament.
Where can I get Eastern Washington Eagles football tickets?
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