EWU football to face North Dakota State in first round of FCS Playoffs

SPOKANE, Wash. — The Eastern Washington Eagles football team now know who they will be playing in the first round of the FCS Playoffs.

They will face North Dakota State in the round of 16 on Saturday in Fargo.

The Eagles finished the regular season with a 5–1 record finishing second in the Big Sky Conference.

That game will kick-off at 12:30 p.m. and be broadcast on ESPN3.

North Dakota State has won 8 out of the last 9 FCS championships including a win against Eastern in the 2018 championship game.