Despite no postseason, Eastern football still finds accomplishments


November 30, 2017

First-year Eastern head football coach Aaron Best had plenty to be happy about in a season where his Eagles were skipped over for a playoff berth.

The season ended abruptly, but the accomplishments were aplenty.

The Eastern Washington University football team secured a school-record 11th-straight winning season and had yet another outstanding Big Sky Conference campaign in 2017, but the Eagles had their season come to a surprising end when they were denied a berth in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.

Eastern closed the season 7-4 overall and in a tie for third in the Big Sky Conference with a 6-2 record. It's the 11th-straight season the Eagles have finished 5-3 or better in the Big Sky. The Eagles had already sec...

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