Eastern Washington to host playoff game Dec. 6

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Eastern Washington could face a familiar foe in the FCS playoffs.

The Eagles received the No. 4 overall seed in Sunday’s playoff draw. That means Eastern will host a second-round playoff game Dec. 6 at 1:30 p.m. against the winner of Saturday’s first-round clash between San Diego and Montana.

Yes, the same Montana team that Eastern beat 36-26 in its final regular-season home game Nov. 8.

Eastern Washington (10-2, 7-1) clinched a playoff berth by winning the Big Sky Conference for the third consecutive year.

Three Big Sky teams are in the playoffs. Montana State will host South Dakota State on Saturday.

Click here for the complete FCS playoff bracket.



Micah Rice

Micah Rice

Columbian Sports Editor Micah Rice is the author of Tailgate Talk: College football from a Clark County perspective.

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