Big challenge for Eastern's next opponent, Montana Western
The last time the Montana Western Bulldogs came to Cheney it rained both cats and dogs, and touchdowns.
That was Aug. 31, 2007, when after nearly a one-hour weather delay due to lightning and a heavy downpour, Eastern sophomore quarterback Matt Nichols deluged the ‘Dogs in the Eagles’ 52-13 nonconference victory in front of 5,006 soggy spectators at Woodward Field.
Nichols, who threw just eight touchdown passes in his entire freshman year, had six in just three quarters against the visitors from Dillon. Both Aaron Boyce and Tony Davis had a pair of touchdown catches. Then-Eastern head c...