Eagles denied FCS playoff birth
EWU now left to prepare for 2020
Last updated 11/27/2019 at 12:31pm
CHENEY — Unfortunately for the Eastern Washington University football team, a deep tradition in the postseason and overall in this decade didn’t translate to a berth in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision Playoff when bids were handed out Sunday, Nov. 24.
Eastern finished 7-5 overall and 6-2 in the Big Sky Conference to finish in a three-way tie for third with two other league schools who were selected among the top six seeds in the 24-team tourney.
Big Sky co-champions Weber State and Sacramento State earned the No. 3 and 4 seeds, respectively, after finishing 7-1 in the league...