Eagles savoring win over Oregon State

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Eagles savoring win over Oregon State

NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Eastern Washington’s football program has perhaps been better known for winning the 2010 FCS national title and for a home field that features red artificial turf.

But Saturday’s 49-46 victory over then-ranked Oregon State may be the biggest moment in team history.

Could the win also raise hopes of a second national title for the Eagles, who play in the tough Big Sky Conference? The Eagles rose to No. 2 in the latest FCS poll, trailing only North Dakota State, which upset Kansas State last week.

Listen to our Zone interview with EWU wide receiver Blair Bomber about the big win over Oregon St.

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