Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 17, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
With two weeks to go before the season opener, Idaho’s practices will begin to focus heavily on its plan for Penn State, according to head coach Paul Petrino.
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 8:42 p.m.
Dante Olson continues to rake in the preseason honors and the senior Griz linebacker nabbed another one on Thursday.
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 …