SEATTLE -- Matt Nichols threw for 413 yards and four touchdowns and tied the school record for most touchdown passes in school history as Eastern Washington rolled past Portland State 47-10 on Saturday.
Nichols connected with Tony Davis for a 25-yard touchdown pass midway through the third quarter to tie the record of 84 previously held by Nichols' predecessor Erik Meyer.
Matt Johnson intercepted four passes for the Eagles (6-3, 5-2 Big Sky)to tie the conference record held by Mike Babb (1989 Weber State vs Idaho State) and Ed Cerkovnik (1977 Montana vs Portland State).
Starter Drew Hubel threw three interceptions for the Vikings (2-7, 1-5) and finished 7 of 23 for 98 yards. Last year, Hubel threw for 623 yards and five touchdowns against Eastern Washington.