Stories tagged: big sky conference
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
For senior corner Josh Lewis, who came down with three of the team’s six picks a year ago, takeaways have been a point of emphasis.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
Big Sky Conference preseason favorite Eastern Washington opens camp Sunday with 17 returning starters – nine on offense, eight on defense – including one of the top quarterbacks in the …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Next to hoisting a trophy at the end of the year, the best day in a football season might be the day players report for fall camp.
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
As the Idaho Vandals head into their first preseason camp since their return to the Big Sky Conference and the Football Championship Subdivision, the many pieces of the puzzle of …
UPDATED: Tue., July 31, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Gubrud, who is 17-6 as a starter, has totaled 9,441 yards of offense, 8,568 passing yards and was the 2016 Big Sky Conference’s offensive player of the year.
Tue., July 31, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference announced its revamped men’s and women’s basketball championship brackets and schedules Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference announced Tuesday that its men’s and women’s basketball teams will play a 20-game conference schedule, beginning this winter.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Andrea Williams has led the Big Sky for the past two years. She has also been a member of the College Football Playoff’s advisory committee and stadium operations team.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 5:01 a.m.
News is as unlikely as rain at college football’s mid-July conference gabfests, unless Nick Saban announces he’s changed his brand of coffee filters. As the coaches of the Big Sky …
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference’s top players know each other in name, mostly, but on Sunday and Monday in Spokane, they fraternized at the Big Sky Football Kickoff, an annual gathering …
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
The Eagles were picked first in the both the preseason Big Sky Conference coaches and media polls released Monday. It’s the first time the program was first in both polls …
Thu., July 12, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
On Monday at the DoubleTree Spokane, the Big Sky Conference’s 13 head football coaches along with 26 players will begin answering the media’s questions at 9 a.m. The interviews will …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
Eastern Washington University has hired Sam Read to become the Eagles’ new head cross country coach, the school announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Gonzaga added an important piece to its roster next season with the addition of North Dakota grad transfer Geno Crandall.Crandall, a native of Minneapolis, picked Gonzaga over Xavier and Minnesota. …
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 1:12 a.m.
Leslie Flores-Cloud isn’t afraid of hard work. It’s one of the reasons she has swiftly climbed the coaching ladder. As a player, she put in the time to help NCAA …
Tue., June 19, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Nate Barry has been hired as Eastern Washington University’s new assistant athletic director for athletic performance, the school announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
HERO Sports, Athlon Sports and Street and Smith’s magazine have the Eagles ranked No. 4, No. 6 and No. 14, respectively, in their recent preseason Top 25 polls.
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Football season is three months away, but Eastern Washington already is on a winning streak.
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
For several former Eastern Washington stars, the upcoming Canadian Football League season offers more than a little drama. The storylines span the country as CFL fans await the season opener …
Fri., May 4, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
It turns out there is a pretty simple answer to an interesting question. How exactly did German native Sophie Hausmann end up playing golf – really good golf – for …
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
New Eastern Washington University athletic director Lynn Hickey will earn $178,566 annually during the course of a five-year contract signed last week. Hickey, who served as interim athletic director beginning …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 6:40 p.m.
Idaho football was not spared the irrevocable calculus of spring.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Red-White Game opened with a sweet trick play for a touchdown and closed with a treat for dozens of children gathered on the red turf.
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
No matter the challenge, Lynn Hickey seemingly has a plan for that.
Thu., April 26, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
All those months of work finally paid off Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 5:49 a.m.
Her first choice was the right one, Eastern Washington President Mary Cullinan has decided. Lynn Hickey, whom Cullinan hired as interim athletic director 10 weeks ago, is now the school’s …
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best seldom has trouble fielding questions about football – or anything else. However, Best opted for a fair catch when asked this week how the …
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 10:41 a.m.
These are exciting times for Eastern Washington University sports fans. Anxious ones too.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington had a clear idea of what it wanted to accomplish during Saturday morning’s scrimmage at Roos Field: Put the players in some tough situations and see how they …
Wed., April 18, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
In some ways, Jase Butorac and the Eastern Washington offensive linemen are growing up together.