EWU advances to FCS National Championship Game with 50-19 win over Maine

EWU advances to FCS National Championship Game with 50-19 win over Maine

Eric Barriere threw for seven touchdowns — four of them to Nsimba Webster — as he helped lead the Eastern Washington Eagles to the 2019 FCS National Championship Game with a 50-19 win over Maine in a semifinal match-up on Saturday.

It will be the second trip to the National Championship Game in program history, and its first since 2010 when Eastern won the national title.

The Eagles will face North Dakota State on Jan. 5, 2019 in Frisco, Texas, at Toyota Stadium. Kick-off is set for 9 a.m. PST and the game will be broadcast on ESPN2.

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