Stories tagged: portland state vikings
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
Of the several dominoes that will likely need to fall for Eastern Washington to crack the Football Championship Subdivision playoff field, the biggest is respect from the playoff committee.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
Davis Alexander threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Portland State scored all of the game’s points after halftime in a 24-0 victory over Idaho on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019
If Idaho’s offense has difficulty getting untracked against Portland State, it is because the Vandals’ past has come back to haunt them.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019
Near the close of a Vandals practice this week, Idaho coach Paul Petrino exhorted the punt block team to not merely go through the motions but to believe in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019
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
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: Sat., March 2, 2019
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
Eastern Washington looks for its fourth straight win over Portland State at Reese Court
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019
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 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019
Portland State looks for its fifth straight conference win against Idaho
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019
Jamie Orme and Michael Mayhew had 11 points each, Deante Strickland added 10 points and Portland State cruised to 69-53 win over Idaho on Saturday night.
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019
Holland Woods had 15 points and 11 assists and Jamie Orme also scored 15, including 12 after halftime, to help Portland State beat Eastern Washington 78-65 Thursday night to snap …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018
No doubt about it: Eastern Washington wins at least share of Big Sky crown after thumping Portland State
Eastern Washington wasn’t about to let a called-back touchdown impede its momentum. Not in this setting. Not with this much on the line.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
Beating Portland State on Friday night would also sweeten Eastern Washington’s postseason pot, likely giving the Eagles a first-round bye and second-round home game.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
His burst and confidence affected by a series of leg injuries, Eastern Washington running back Sam McPherson had finally come into own.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018
When fourth-ranked Eastern Washington (8-2, 6-1 Big Sky) visits Portland State (4-6, 3-4) Friday night at Hillsboro Stadium, Tysen Prunty will be starting for one of the top FCS defenses …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018
Davis Alexander passed for 90 yards and ran for 72 yards and three touchdowns to help Portland State beat Northern Colorado 35-14 on Saturday in Portland.
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Idaho fashioned its first Big Sky Conference football victory since its return to the conference after 23 years away, wearing down Portland State 20-7 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018
To jump-start a Big Sky Conference season that was becalmed in a decisive 44-21 loss to UC Davis last week, Idaho needs to do at least two things on Saturday …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018
Sarah Penner hit .538 on her way to a match-high 15 kills on Saturday, helping Gonzaga sweep host Portland State 3-0 to wrap up a perfect appearance at the Les …
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018
As Idaho and Eastern Washington step under the lights Thursday night, they can only hope their opponents don’t shoot them out.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018
If the Eastern Washington women didn’t have enough motivation, the Big Sky Conference provided them with more on Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018
Holland Woods scored a career-high 29 points on a school-record 10-for-10 shooting and Portland State defeated Eastern Washington 94-81 in a Big Sky men’s basketball game on Saturday afternoon.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
Brayon Blake scored 28 points with eight rebounds, Victor Sanders added 22 points with seven assists and Idaho turned back Portland State 97-88 on Thursday night.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
In a one-point win over Sacramento State Thursday and a 73-72 loss to Portland State Saturday, Idaho played basketball as a complete 40-minute game, against the Vikings, down to a …
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018
Poaching Oregon has been profitable for Idaho. In addition to six current players from Oregon, Idaho has benefited in the past, particularly from Portland’s Jefferson High. Jefferson alum Stephen Madison …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018
In the closing moments of Eastern Washington’s 81-74 win over Portland State on Thursday night, Bogdan Bliznyuk raised his arms in triumph and the Reese Court crowd responded in kind.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
Eight minutes was enough for the Gonzaga women; eight minutes of near-perfect defense and dominance in the paint on both ends of the court.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
There are thousands of recruiting stories in college basketball and then there’s Ryan Edwards’ unique tale.