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Plenty at stake as EWU, PSU clash at Roos

Eagle seniors in final regular season home game at Roos



Eastern Washington University 2013 seniors will play their last regular season football game Saturday. The group has an outstanding resume, highlighted by many being a part of the 2010 national championship team. These seniors will have been part of a group that has also won three Big Sky Conference championships and won 26 of 31 league games.

There's a lot on the line in Saturday's final 2013 regular season home football game for Eastern Washington as they take on Portland State.

At stake on the surface are:

• Their holding onto the Big Sky Conference lead, finishing a perfect 8-0 and winning an outright title.

• Securing the championship would likely make sure the road to the national championship in Frisco, Texas, Jan. 4 travels at least partially through Cheney and Roos' red turf.

That will be accomplished by defeating a PSU team that engaged the Eagles in a wild shootout last year at soggy Jeld-Wen Field where EWU scored...

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