Stories tagged: Big sky
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 9:33 p.m.
Heavy raindrops poured onto Ian Shoemaker as he doled advice to a group of quarterbacks Tuesday at Roos Field, but his smile still beamed through the dreary spring football weather.
Fri., April 5, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
If the Idaho Vandals rise up and take control of a football game next fall, the foundation for such upheaval may have been laid in a play in Friday’s scrimmage.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
The faces are familiar, but the turnaround isn’t.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington basketball: Up-and-down seasons ended strongly for young, talented men’s, women’s teams
The Eagles’ deep tournament runs in Boise last week – the first time both programs played in the Big Sky championship game in the same season – didn’t equate to …
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
Sayeed Pridgett scored 18 points and Montana overcame a 12-point deficit to beat Eastern Washington 68-62 for its second straight Big Sky Tournament title and NCAA bid. Donaven Dorsey and …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
Big Sky Tournament: Eastern Washington cruises past Southern Utah, earns championship rematch with rival Montana
Eastern Washington got what it wanted Friday, and its 77-61 dispatching of Southern Utah in the Big Sky Tournament semifinals was only part of the equation.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Don’t tell Mason Peatling that Eastern Washington relies solely on its long-range shooting.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
The last time EWU qualified for the NCAA women’s tournament (1987), longtime Eagles coach Wendy Schuller was a high school basketball player in Southern California.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
The difference between elimination and Eastern Washington’s first Big Sky Conference Tournament championship game appearance in 31 years? A heads-up play by a crafty Australian point guard.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
Taylor Pierce hoisted 3 after 3 to try to help the Vandals chip away at Portland State’s lead Wednesday in the Big Sky Conference Tournament semifinals, hoping to keep the …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Tyler Hall’s late steal in Montana State’s 75-71 win over Idaho in the Big Sky Conference Tournament opener at CenturyLink Arena secured the Bobcats a spot in Thursday’s quarterfinals.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
Mason Peatling had 23 points and Jesse Hunt added 22 with 12 rebounds as Eastern Washington held off Weber State.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Idaho State advances to the Big Sky Conference Tournament as the No. 10 seed and will play a first-round game Wednesday. Idaho is the No. 11 seed and will also …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
Since then, EWU has returned to the Big Dance once (2015). It came close a year ago, falling to rival Montana in the Big Sky Conference tournament championship.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
The Eastern Washington football team will return to the Inferno April 2 for spring practice.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 8:03 p.m.
Idaho seeks revenge on Idaho State after dropping the first matchup in Moscow, Idaho.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 4:37 p.m.
Weber State goes for the season sweep over Eastern Washington after winning the previous matchup in Cheney.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Jerrick Harding had 22 points as Weber State romped past Idaho 93-59. Cody John added 20 points for the Wildcats.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 10:51 p.m.
Mikayla Ferenz and Taylor Pierce netted 24 points apiece as Idaho closed on a 13-2 run to defeat Weber State 86-78 and earn at least a share of the Big …
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 10 p.m.
Cody Benzel scored a career-high 30 points and Jesse Hunt scored 14 with 16 rebounds and Eastern Washington pulled away from Idaho State in the second half for a 91-62 …
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
From adrenaline filled alpine descents to meditative Nordic trips, western Montana offers everything a skier could want
The immaculately groomed Nordic trails stretch out like corduroy ribbons on the glistening hillsides around Lone Mountain Ranch.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Eastern Washington goes for the season sweep over Idaho State after winning the previous matchup in Cheney.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 8:53 p.m.
Weber State goes for the season sweep over Idaho after winning the previous matchup in Moscow
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
The Eagles recently promoted Bryan Mills, who was on EWU’s staff the last two seasons as a defensive analyst.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
Idaho’s Trevon Allen turned in a career night, 29 points, and Cameron Tyson was 5 for 8 on three-pointers with 17 points for the Vandals.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Kim Aiken Jr. drained a 3-pointer from the corner at the buzzer to give Eastern Washington a 68-66 win over Portland State on Saturday. Aiken finished with 19 points to …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
Jesse Hunt’s Australian accent is noticeable, but not as thick as it was a decade ago when his basketball-centric family moved to California.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Sacramento State looks to extend Idaho’s conference losing streak to 15 games
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington looks for its fourth straight win over Portland State at Reese Court
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Idaho’s ongoing 14-game losing streak includes 11 double-digit losses and a 41-point drubbing at Montana. But the Vandals came within a missed shot at the buzzer of taking Portland State …