Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Big Sky expects bigger, better experience next week in Reno
So, Eastern Washington basketball fans, still not sure about tripping to Reno, Nevada, for the Big Sky Conference basketball tournament?
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
EWU’s Keshun McGee honored as top freshman in Big Sky track
Eastern Washington University’s Keshun McGee was honored with the inaugural Big Sky Conference Male Freshman of the Year award, the league announced.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 12:43 a.m.
Mikayla Ferenz scores 32 points and Idaho women beat Weber State
Mikayla Ferenz scored 32 points, her third 30-plus point effort of the season, and Idaho (15-12, 10-6) overcame a nine-point third-quarter deficit to beat Big Sky Conference foe Weber State …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 11:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington aims to honor seniors, beat Idaho State
For Felix Von Hofe, the finality of Senior Day didn’t sink in until it was almost too late.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Victor Sanders scores 30, leads Idaho over Idaho State
Victor Sanders scored 30 points and Idaho held off Idaho State’s late rally for a 69-61 victory on Thursday night in Big Sky Conference play.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Eastern Washington receiver Kendrick Bourne to join Cooper Kupp at NFL Combine
Quick, which school west of the Mississippi has the most wide receivers invited to this year’s NFL Combine?
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
EWU football coach Aaron Best signs $180,000 contract, works on assembling staff
Football at Eastern Washington University isn’t slowing down for the winter.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington dominates Northern Colorado with strong defense
Ty Gibson hit six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 21 points and Eastern Washington drubbed Northern Colorado 70-44 on Saturday in the only regular season matchup between the schools.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
North Dakota eases past Idaho for 12th consecutive Big Sky men’s basketball home win
Geno Crandall scored 22 points and North Dakota earned its 12th straight Big Sky home win in an 88-65 blowout over Idaho on Saturday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 11:34 p.m.
Eastern Washington falls to North Dakota as Quinton Hooker scores 35 points
Quinton Hooker scored 35 points and North Dakota topped Eastern Washington 95-86 in Big Sky play on Thursday in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Victor Sanders scores 25 points and Idaho beats Northern Colorado
Victor Sanders scored 25 points and Brayon Blake had 16 points on 7-for-10 shooting and Idaho beat Northern Colorado 88-76 on Thursday night in Greeley, Colorado.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
Eastern Washington women edged by North Dakota
Makailah Dyer and Samantha Roscoe scored 19 points apiece and visiting North Dakota edged Eastern Washington 75-71 in Big Sky play on Thursday.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Idaho women drop close one to Northern Colorado
Savannah Smith scored 24 points, Courtney Smith added 22 and visiting Northern Colorado (19-4, 11-1) topped Idaho (12-11, 7-5) 71-67 in Big Sky play on Thursday.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Jacob Wiley, Eagles soar into national spotlight
That chip on Jacob Wiley’s shoulder has been well and truly removed.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
Eastern Washington outlasts PSU 130-124 in triple OT
Bogdan Bliznyuk and Jacob Wiley scored 45 each to lead Eastern to a memorable win over PSU
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Delaney Hodgins scores 22 points and Eastern Washington women down Sacramento State
Delaney Hodgins led Eastern Washington with 22 points and the Eagles downed Sacramento State 72-65 on Thursday in Big Sky play in Sacramento.
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Taylor Pierce scores 19 points and Idaho women top Portland State
Taylor Pierce scored 19 points and the Idaho (11-10, 6-4) topped the Portland State (10-11, 4-5) 72-66 on Thursday in Portland.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
Eastern Washington signs 19 to letters of intent
Despite losing half its staff in the offseason, Eastern Washington didn’t miss a beat during recruiting.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 9:04 p.m.
Eastern Washington faces tough home stand against Sac State and PSU
Eastern Washington and coach Jim Hayford have a lot to play for this week at Reese Court.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 8 a.m.
New Eastern Washington head coach Aaron Best defined by work ethic, smarts
Cerebral and salty but also a gifted teacher, the 38-year-old Best represents the best of Eastern football’s past and present. Now he’s the face of the future.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 5:32 p.m.
North Dakota moving basketball, football to new conferences
The University of North Dakota is moving its basketball teams to the Summit League and its football team to the Missouri Valley Football Conference.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 8:41 p.m.
Eastern Washington faces key trip to Montana
A cornered Grizzly is a dangerous thing. That’s what Eastern Washington faces Thursday night in Missoula as the Eagles try to stay in the upper echelon of the Big Sky …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
Eastern Washington announces 2017 football schedule
New coach Aaron Best will be coming full circle when he takes the Eastern Washington football team to Lubbock, Texas, for the season opener on Sept. 3.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
Ferenz, Idaho Vandals on a roll
It’s no coincidence. Mikayla Ferenz is on a run, and so are the Idaho Vandals
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
New coach Aaron Best impresses at Eastern Washington press conference
Aaron Best still brought his playbook to Monday’s introductory press conference on the EWU campus.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
‘The right fit at the right time,’ Aaron Best introduced as Eastern Washington’s new football coach
Aaron Best rose to his own occasion Monday afternoon. Eastern Washington’s new football coach was both witty and charming at his on-campus introduction.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Eastern Washington rolls past Southern Utah, 83-68
Saturday was Alumni Family Day at Eastern Washington – all the better to make a positive impression on the little ones watching at Reese Court.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Aaron Best named head coach at Eastern Washington
Continuing a tradition of rewarding success, Eastern Washington announced Saturday evening that offensive line coach Aaron Best will become the school’s 21st head coach.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
Eastern Washington coaches, players ponder their future
As the Eastern Washington basketball team was playing Northern Arizona on Thursday night, all was quiet down the hall.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington stars Bourne, Ebukam chase NFL dreams Saturday
Three former Eastern Washington football players will chase their dreams in postseason all-star games over the next two weekends.