Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
Eastern Washington basketball coach Shantay Legans couldn’t believe his ears. The telephone call came last November from a proud mother who needed some tickets for a special event.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
In late February, the University of Idaho’s Cowan Spectrum will be transformed for a few days into the performance hall for the annual Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. Up and coming …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
With a little hindsight, this year’s Eastern Washington football recruiting class looks even better than it did on signing day.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
For the Eastern Washington football fans gathered Wednesday morning at Northern Quest, it was Christmas all over again.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Meridian High quarterback Simon Burkett among dynamic offensive recruiting class for Eastern Washington football
After 44 years of coaching, Bob Ames isn’t given to gushing about his players at Bellingham’s Meridian High School. Unless that player is quarterback Simon Burkett.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
The help-wanted ad went up last week on the Eastern Washington University web site. Two-thirds of the way down the list – just below ads for a custodian and food …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
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.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk continued his climb up the Big Sky scoring ladder, pouring in 40 points on 15-of-18 shooting and Eastern Washington turned back Sacramento State in the second half for …
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Idaho junior guard Mikayla Ferenz has been named the College Sports Madness National Mid-Major Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the website announced on Monday.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Records and honors are going hand-in-hand this week for Bogdan Bliznyuk
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
For Sumner High School football coach Keith Ross, the toughest part of National Signing Day will be saying goodbye to Tre Weed.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Senior forward Brayon Blake has been recognized as the Big Sky Conference Player of the Week in men’s basketball.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Brayon Blake scored 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Idaho held on to beat Northern Arizona 84-80 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk hit four free throws in the final six seconds to cement Eastern Washington’s 81-76 victory over Northern Arizona in a Big Sky Conference battle Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Delaney Hodgins and Violet Kapri Morrow combined for 57 points and nine of Eastern Washington’s 13 3-pointers Thursday during an 82-62 Big Sky Conference women’s basketball win over visiting Northern …
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: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:23 p.m.
Will Eastern Washington play just four home football games this year?
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
While his current employer was making tentative plans to search for a successor, Bill Chaves was introduced Tuesday as the new athletic director at the University of North Dakota,
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Eastern Washington football fans can wish all they want for a better stadium, but that dream appears further away than ever.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
Bill Chaves, who presided over more than a decade of unprecedented athletic success at Eastern Washington University, will now attempt to do the same at North Dakota.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
This never was about revenge. Well, perhaps a little bit.
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
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: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
As her athletic director pursues a similar position elsewhere, Eastern Washington University president Mary Cullinan declined to comment Friday on Bill Chaves’ future status.
Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Hannah Friend led four players in double figures with 29 points Thursday and Sacramento State (3-10, 1-1) broke a four-game losing streak by defeating Idaho 79-64 in Big Sky Conference …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves is a finalist for the same position at the University of North Dakota, the school announced Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
The pace was frantic Tuesday afternoon at Reese Court, just the way Shantay Legans wanted it.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Perrion Callandret scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting and Brayon Blake had 12 points and seven rebounds to help Idaho beat North Dakota 74-57 on Friday night in the Big …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Andre Spight had 21 points and 10 rebounds to help Northern Colorado beat Eastern Washington 88-75 in the Big Sky Conference opener for both teams on Friday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Mikayla Ferenz scored 33 points and the Idaho Vandals opened Big Sky Conference women’s basketball play Thursday with a big rally to turn back visiting North Dakota 80-75 in Moscow.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington took some lumps during the nonconference men’s basketball season. Now the Eagles hope to inflict a few on their Big Sky Conference brethren.