Eastern Washington earns No. 2 seed in FCS playoffs

November 18, 2012 

The Eastern Washington University football team was awarded a No. 2 seed Sunday for the Football Championship Subdivision Playoffs.

The Eagles (9-2) will host the winner of Colgate-Wagner at 3:05 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 at Roos Field in Cheney.

The No. 2 seed is guaranteed home games throughout the playoffs until the championship game which is Jan. 5 in Frisco, Texas.

Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, and cost from $10 to $20.

Eastern is making its ninth appearance in the playoffs, winning the national title in 2010.

Colgate (8-3) won the Patriot League title, while Wagner (8-3) shared the Northeast Conference crown. Wagner will host Colgate at noon Saturday.

North Dakota State earned the No. 1 seed, while Montana State is No. 3, Old Dominion No. 4 and Georgia Southern No. 5.

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