Eastern has a big game against Sacramento State this week, but the Hornets are making some history of their own; however, the bigger news Wednesday came out of Pocatello. That is the lead of our Big Sky Notebook, but read on for more Eastern items. And don't forget the wealth of info from Dave Cook, the SID at Eastern ... Meanwhile, North Dakota is still hoping for a spot in the postseason entering its game with Montana. ...And the Griz? Morale is still high despite a 1-3 conference record. ...And don't look now, but basketball season is upon us. The Big Sky women's poll came out yesterday, and the men's poll is due to be released in a few hours.