Stories tagged: Southern Utah Thunderbirds
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: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 4:29 p.m.
Harrison Butler had a season-high 21 points plus 13 rebounds as Southern Utah stretched its home win streak to seven games, defeating Idaho 85-76 on Saturday. Cameron Oluyitan had 17 …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Idaho looks for its third straight win over Southern Utah at Centrum Arena.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Dre Marin had a career-high 20 points as Southern Utah defeated Eastern Washington 76-62 on Thursday night.
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: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s freshman forward scored the bulk of his team-high 24 points in the second half Saturday in a 82-79 win over Southern Utah at Reese Court.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
The Idaho team that had been expected to dominate Big Sky Conference competition in its return to the Football Championship Subdivision finally put in an appearance for homecoming.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Rahsaan Crawford toils in the anonymity of the offensive and defensive lines and as a blocking back for the Idaho Vandals, yet he has the liveliest idiom on the team.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
Deflated by a 24-23 loss to Montana State a week ago, when an extra-point attempt narrowly missed, the Idaho Vandals are out to show they’re not demoralized.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
When Eric Barriere was thrust into the starting quarterback role in a game at North Dakota last November, it was a trial-by-fire scenario for the then-freshman.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
The face of its program in street clothes and a medical boot, fifth-ranked Eastern Washington still throttled the defending Big Sky Conference co-champion Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
EWU corner Josh Lewis has also been champing at the bit for another crack at Southern Utah, the defending conference co-champion whose winless September included to games against Pac-12 Arizona …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
FCS pundits know Eastern Washington for its video game-like numbers, golden-arm quarterbacks and fleet-footed receivers, even when their counterpart is providing ample opportunities. The Eagles’ defense just hasn’t had the …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 10 p.m.
The left side of Eastern Washington’s offensive line became 65 pounds lighter when junior Tristen Taylor (6-foot-6, 315 pounds) suffered a knee injury last month.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 5:11 p.m.
As Idaho and Eastern Washington step under the lights Thursday night, they can only hope their opponents don’t shoot them out.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
With Bogdan Bliznyuk coming up just short in his quest for the school’s career scoring record, the Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team came up just short of a road …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Brayon Blake had game-highs of 23 points and 12 rebounds and the Idaho Vandals buried 12 3-pointers to defeat Southern Utah 80-76 on Thursday night in a Big Sky men’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
As the Big Sky Conference football race heads into the final month, it’s best to ditch the rear-view mirror.
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
If you were waiting for a darkhorse to emerge in the Big Sky Conference football race, it just happened. Southern Utah – picked to finish seventh by the league’s coaches …
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Gonzaga is among four schools that has shown interest in Southern Utah grad transfer Randy Onwuasor, according to ESPN.com’s Jeff Goodman.
Thu., March 9, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Jeremy Senglin scored 24 points and third-seeded Weber State pulled away for a 90-70 went over 11th-seeded Southern Utah in the Big Sky Conference tournament on Thursday night.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 9:27 p.m.
CEDAR CITY, Utah – Bogdan Bliznyuk scored a career-high 26 points and made 11 of 12 free throws to lead Eastern Washington to an 81-67 victory over Southern Utah on …
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 8:37 p.m.
Cedar City, Utah – Ty Egbert scored 12 points with two blocked shots and Idaho surged in the second half to beat Southern Utah 68-44 on Thursday night, avenging an …
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Southern Utah used a 10-1 run in overtime to take control and down the Idaho Vandals 85-83 in Big Sky Conference play.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2015, 8:41 p.m.
CEDAR CITY, Utah — Venky Jois scored 22 points and Eastern Washington reached 20 wins for only the second time as a Division I school with a 78-75 win over …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 11, 2014, 9:40 p.m.
Returning to the site of its last conference loss, Eastern Washington made sure history didn’t repeat itself. The Eagles shook off a slow start to pull away from Southern Utah …
Sat., Oct. 11, 2014
One team is 5-1 and the other 1-5, but Eastern Washington and Southern Utah have more in common than their feathered mascots and red-and-white uniforms. An unsettled quarterback situation, key …
Sun., Feb. 23, 2014
CEDAR CITY, Utah – Venky Jois contributed a career-high 29 points with 13 rebounds and Tyler Harvey scored 26 as Eastern Washington, which has won five of their last six …
Sat., Feb. 22, 2014, 8:52 p.m.
Venky Jois scored a career-high 29 points and Tyler Harvey added 26 as Eastern Washington kept Southern Utah winless in the Big Sky, winning 85-74 Saturday.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2014, 10:18 p.m.
Tyler Harvey set a Big Sky Conference record by going 20-20 from the foul line en route to a career high 36 points to carry Eastern Washington to a 90-83 …