Stories tagged: big sky conference
UPDATED: Wed., July 1, 2020
The NCAA transfer portal has been a boon for Big Sky Conference programs in the market for a quarterback.
UPDATED: Thu., June 25, 2020
As Eastern Washington faces major campuswide budget cuts due to a confluence of the coronavirus and declining enrollment that began years before the pandemic, its athletic department has been faced …
UPDATED: Wed., June 24, 2020
Former Seattle Seahawks linebacker Lofa Tatupu bet on himself when he left the University of Maine for USC.
UPDATED: Fri., May 22, 2020
The Big Sky’s women’s and men’s basketball teams will compete in a 16-game conference schedule during the 2020-21 season, the conference office announced Friday.
UPDATED: Mon., May 11, 2020
Big Sky Conference officials won’t dictate when member schools like Eastern Washington and Idaho can resume play. They’re letting the schools decide.
Tue., April 14, 2020
Compounding the cancellation of spring football for Criner and Sendelbach was the shutdown of their gyms, both at college and at home, throwing a wrench into their high-level routines.
UPDATED: Tue., April 14, 2020
Baldwin has hired reinforcements with deep EWU ties to help get make Cal Poly a Big Sky contender, including former EWU and Washington State head coach Paul Wulff.
UPDATED: Tue., April 7, 2020
Following the worst season in Wendy Schuller’s 19 years as head coach, three Eastern Washington women’s basketball players have entered the NCAA transfer portal, including the Big Sky Conference’s leaders …
UPDATED: Mon., March 23, 2020
Eastern Washington and Idaho will no longer get the benefit of spring football after the Presidents’ Council of the Big Sky Conference voted Monday to cancel all spring workouts and …
UPDATED: Tue., March 10, 2020
All-Big Sky Team: Eastern Washington’s Mason Peatling earns MVP honors, Shantay Legans named coach of the year
Big Sky Conference champion Eastern Washington earned a heap of honors on Tuesday
Fri., March 6, 2020
The University of Montana and Grizzlies football head coach Bobby Hauck have agreed to a four year contract extension, the school announced on Friday, extending his current deal through January …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 24, 2020
Time flies. Only a couple of years ago, Trevon Allen was a precocious sophomore riding the coattails of talented, disciplined, mature upperclassmen like Victor Sanders, B.J. Blake, Nate Sherwood, Perrion …
Mon., Feb. 17, 2020
Isabelle Hadden scored a season-high 16 points to lead five players in double figures and the Idaho Vandals (15-8, 10-4 Big Sky Conference) rolled to a 65-52 victory over the …
Mon., Feb. 17, 2020
Matt Hauser tossed in 24 points, sinking 6 of 10 shots from 3-point range, to spark the Portland State Vikings to a 90-69 victory over the Idaho Vandals in Big …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 16, 2020
The concept of paired accomplishment is not unfamiliar to the University of Idaho’s women’s basketball team. This season, Lizzy Klinker, a senior wing, and her sister, Natalie, a junior post, …
Mon., Feb. 3, 2020
Trevon Allen scored 27 points and Idaho snapped a six-game losing streak by beating Sacramento State, 67-53 on Monday night.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 3, 2020
Jacob Davison scored 17 points and added five assists to lead Big Sky Conference leader Eastern Washington to a 77-66 win over Northern Arizona
Sun., Feb. 2, 2020
Sky’s the limit: Former EWU receiver Kendrick Bourne could be the first Big Sky Conference player to score a TD in the Super Bowl
A dancing Kendrick Bourne made his way down the steps of the San Francisco 49ers’ team plane after landing in Miami earlier this week, the sort of Super Bowl entrance …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 27, 2020
In the best of circumstances, Southern Utah (12-7, 5-3 in the Big Sky Conference) is a tough matchup for Idaho. “They are a big, strong, mature team. We knew that …
Tue., Dec. 31, 2019
This week everyone is ready to turn the calendar to a new year and a new decade, but a couple of Montana basketball players certainly enjoyed the end to 2019 …
Sun., Nov. 24, 2019
The NCAA Division I playoff selection committee spread the wealth in the 24-team FCS playoff pairings that were announced Sunday. Seven of the 10 conferences involved had multiple qualifiers in …
Mon., Oct. 28, 2019
Sharp as broken glass, sudden injury tempers victory which is part of what makes football more than pinball on turf. The game is not merely the score.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Big Sky basketball: Coaches pick Eastern Washington men to win conference title; Idaho women second in polls
After reaching back-to-back Big Sky Conference Tournament championship games and returning the bulk of its talent, EWU was picked first in the coaches poll on Thursday.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
The Big Sky Conference released its 2019 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Preseason All-Conference selections and multiple Montana Grizzlies and Montana State Bobcats were honored. Read more on the players who …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019
More than five minutes had burned off the halftime clock Saturday at Hornet Stadium, and a group of EWU coordinators and assistants were still half-circled around head coach Aaron Best …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
Josh Davis ran for 129 yards and two touchdowns and Kris Jackson added two short scoring runs, powering Weber State to a 41-24 victory over Cal Poly on Saturday night …
Wed., Sept. 4, 2019
If not for the switch from defense in 2016, Levao, who swiftly developed into an All-Big Sky Conference right guard, his college career would likely be over.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
Dalton Sneed threw for a career-high 430 yards and had three passing touchdowns and another rushing to lead Montana to a 31-17 win over South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota, …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
Big Sky Picks: Eastern Washington will have its hands full with big, talent-stocked Huskies in Week 1
EWU beat writer Ryan Collingwood predicts Saturday’s Big Sky Conference football games.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
Live thread: Updates on which Washington State, Eastern Washington, Idaho and Spokane-area prep players made NFL 53-man rosters
These next 24 hours are some of the most nerving on the football calendar for NFL hopefuls. All 32 teams will have their rosters trimmed to 53 players by 1 …