Eastern Washington will test their perfect home record against a pesky Illinois State squad on Saturday.
The Eastern Washington Eagles will test their undefeated home record against the Illinois State Redbirds on Saturday at 6 p.m. ET at Roos Field.
The Eagles used six second-half comebacks on the year to earn a share of the Big Sky conference title. They head into the game with a 10-2 record and finished 7-1 in the conference. It will mark the second time in the schools' history that they face one another, with Illinois State winning that game, 31-14, 15 years ago in Spokane.
Eastern Washington is led by quarterbacks Kyle Padron and Vernon Adams, who have combined for almost 3,600 passing yards and 25 touchdowns on the season.
Game time, TV channel: 6 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Point spread: Eastern Washington is favored by six points
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