Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:29 p.m.
The Eagles were picked first in both Big Sky preseason media and coaches polls on Monday. Idaho was picked eighth.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 9:01 p.m.
For two days, downtown Spokane will be the epicenter of Big Sky Conference football.
Sat., June 29, 2019, 10:41 p.m.
A decade removed from his last Hoopfest appearance, former Post Falls High and Montana State standout Marcus Colbert quickly regained his familiarity with the world’s 3-on-3 basketball tournament on Saturday …
Sun., May 26, 2019, 4 a.m.
When I received my invitation to the Augusta National Women’s Amateur championship at the end of January, first I was speechless, but obviously super excited. I couldn’t wait to get …
Mon., May 13, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
Regardless of the program, spring football and its 15 practices provide very little in the way of stone-cold certainties. But here are five predictions as coach Chris Petersen and his …
Tue., May 7, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
There will be more Montana on Idaho’s football schedule and less Montana on Eastern Washington’s.
Wed., April 17, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
The Idaho men’s basketball team may have to restart its rebuild.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
Success has followed Central Valley High graduate Ryan Looney at his three previous head coaching stops: Eastern Oregon, Seattle Pacific and Point Loma (California) Nazarene. Now he’s a Division I …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
Portland State’s late surge denies Eastern Washington women their first NCAA Tournament berth in 32 years
Desirae Hansen hit a 12-foot jumper with 3.1 seconds remaining to lift Portland State to a 61-59 victory over Eastern Washington and claim the Big Sky Conference tournament title and …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 2:57 p.m.
Jesse Hunt averaged 14.6 points, 8.9 rebounds and 3.3 assists during the regular season for EWU, the No. 3 seed in this week’s Big Sky Conference Tournament in Boise.
Tue., Feb. 19, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
On Tuesday Montana’s Sayeed Pridgett was named the Big Sky Conference Player of the Week for the second time in as many weeks.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
When last-place Idaho (4-20, 1-12 Big Sky) visit Eastern Washington (9-15, 7-6) Monday at Reese Court, EWU the Eagles will be shooting for their seventh straight win in Cheney as …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 11:54 a.m.
There’s plenty of games to choose from, but most of those who’ve followed Gage Gubrud would contend his finest hour as Eastern Washington’s quarterback came three years ago in his …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
On the heels of National Signing Day, Montana State’s defense could receive another addition — but this time, from within their own team. Troy Andersen, the Bobcats’ starting quarterback in …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 6:06 p.m.
Davison scored a career-high 41 points in a 82-64 home win over Northern Arizona on Monday, two days after scoring 21 in 82-79 win over Southern Utah.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 11 p.m.
A second half in which they outplayed Southern Utah down the stretch left the Idaho Vandals frustrated as they absorbed a seventh straight loss, 75-64, on Monday night.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington QB Gage Gubrud denied medical redshirt, sixth year of eligibility now in question
The Spokesman-Review learned through multiple sources that former FCS All-American and two-time Walter Payton Award finalist Gage Gubrud had his medical redshirt denied by the NCAA, which would prevent him …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
Sources: Eastern Washington QB Gage Gubrud ‘looking at Washington State’ as potential transfer destination
Pullman is apparently on the shortlist for the FCS All-American and two-time Walter Payton Award finalist, and a source confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Friday Gubrud is “looking at WSU” as …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Nicholls State led by as many as 32 points in its handling of San Diego, earning the right to face EWU on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Roos Field.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
The second-year head man helped the fourth-ranked Eagles (9-2) earn a share of the Big Sky title and a No. 3 seed and first-round bye in the FCS playoffs.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
All-Big Sky Conference: Eastern Washington nose tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli named Defensive Player of the Year
The 6-foot-4, 315-pound nose tackle was named the Big Sky’s Defensive Player of the Year on Tuesday, becoming the first EWU player to earn the honor since linebacker J.C. Sherritt …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 6:59 p.m.
Week 12 Big Sky Conference football predictions
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
UC Davis, which has never beaten EWU, brings one of the most potent offenses in the country to Cheney, along with some of the FCS level’s most decorated players.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Among the arcane assortment of cups, boots, boats, bells, buckets, artillery and statuary that comprise trophies in college football rivalries, Idaho coach Paul Petrino may have vied for one of …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Geno Crandall considers himself a positive person, which came in handy during several of the most stressful months of his young life.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
If they’re going to sync the first night of college basketball with Election Tuesday, each dribble, pass and basket is going to be a referendum.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Rui Hachimura’s first shot was a successful elbow jumper 38 seconds into the game. He spent the rest of the night attacking the rim via a variety of power moves. …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Opening night always includes a few glitches, and college basketball isn’t any different. Nor is the broadcast crew immune. But the bugs were rare enough in Gonzaga’s 120-79 season-opening win …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Sam Dowd’s dream of playing on a Division I basketball team was one of the only constants in a tumultuous upbringing.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from 120-79 win over Idaho State on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the McCarthey Athletic Center in …