November 21, 2013 | Vol. 117 -- No. 31

Plenty at stake as EWU, PSU clash at Roos

Eagle seniors in final regular season home game at Roos

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.

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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.

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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