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Eagles begin spring practices April 4


For a second year in a row the Eastern Washington University football team begins preparations for their upcoming season with a chip on its collective shoulder.

Spring practice begins Friday, April 4 with the memory of Towson University’s 35-31 Football Championship Subdivision victory last Dec. 21 at Roos Field. The visiting Tigers rallied in the final 5 minutes, 9 seconds and erased a 10-point EWU lead sending the Towson onto the national championship game in Frisco, Texas. Two years ago EWU’s furious rally fell short in a 45-42 semifinal loss to Sam Houston.

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