Stories tagged: Big Sky Conference
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
L.A. Rams pick Eastern Washington’s Cooper Kupp in third round of NFL Draft
The Los Angeles Rams selected Eastern Washington’s record-breaking wide receiver early in the third round of the NFL Draft, capping a dramatic Friday night for Kupp and his family.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington set for game-like Red-White contest
Don’t expect the see a lot of mysteries to be revealed Saturday afternoon at Roos Field.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp, family have high hopes for NFL Draft
Family and faith have carried Cooper Kupp this far, so why stop now?
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
Eastern Washington secondary is tough, experienced
Those young Eastern Washington cornerbacks sure have grown up.
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley making an impression with NBA scouts
The basketball season is over, but life has moved with fastbreak speed this month for former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley.
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Eastern Washington defense highlights Eagles’ second scrimmage
There was a lot to like at Eastern Washington’s second spring scrimmage Saturday.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Eastern Washington football plans longer scrimmage for Saturday
Eastern Washington’s scrimmage on Saturday will be longer and more comprehensive than last week’s 61-play affair, coach Aaron Best said.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Eastern Washington linebackers enjoy running downhill
Miquiyah Zamora is gone, but he’s still offering pointers to the returning Eastern Washington linebackers.
Wed., April 19, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington defensive line ready to take the next step
New schemes and newfound physicality made a big difference last year for Eastern Washington’s defensive line.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 6 p.m.
New Eastern Washington offensive line coach Jase Butorac inherits young but experienced group
Eastern Washington’s new offensive line coach is a former center, and Jase Butorac believes that’s no coincidence.
Sun., April 16, 2017, 8 a.m.
Shantay Legans finds basketball success at Eastern Washington with hard work, winning personality
Shantay Legans had accepted the inevitable back in the spring of 2011: He was out of a job. Now he’s the head coach at Eastern Washington
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
New coach Aaron Best, Eastern Washington ready for first spring football scrimmage
This is Aaron Best’s team now, although he doesn’t think of it that way.
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
New Eastern Washington running backs coach Kevin Maurice ready for challenge
How badly did Kevin Maurice want to coach to coach at Eastern Washington?
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington, new coach Aaron Best open spring football practice
Everyone had an extra spring in their step Tuesday afternoon at Roos Field.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:39 p.m.
Eastern Washington football puts its (Aaron) Best foot forward for spring practice
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best and six of his assistants really did spend three nights in a Gainesville, Fla., garage last month.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
How Eastern Washington football expects to look when spring practices begin
Eastern Washington University spring football information
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Shantay Legans introduced as new Eastern Washington men’s basketball coach
Shantay Legans got his dream job, but Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves figures he’s the lucky one.
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Idaho State announces retirement of head football coach Mike Kramer
Idaho State University announced that football coach Mike Kramer has retired and a former assistant will take over head coaching duties.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Jim Hayford leaves Eastern Washington for Seattle U.; top assistant Shantay Legans named new basketball coach
The college coaching carrousel made another whirlwind appearance at Eastern Washington on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 4:56 p.m.
With fastbreak speed, Eastern Washington promotes Shantay Legans to lead basketball program
Moving with unprecedented swiftness, Eastern Washington has named a new basketball coach.
Tue., March 28, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington stars chase NFL dreams on Pro Day
The dreams are different now. For six former Eastern Washington football players, the Big Sky is no longer the limit.
UPDATED: Mon., March 27, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Vandals’ Kaizer Gillispie named Big Sky’s male track athlete of week
Idaho Vandals sophomnore Kaizer Gillispie was named the Big Sky Conference Male Track Athlete of the Week, the league announced.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Eastern Washington football will be featured fewer times on Root broadcasts this fall
Eastern Washington football fans will see their favorite team only twice this fall on Root Sports.
UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Eastern Washington, Idaho women to collide again, this time in WBI
Women’s basketball in the Inland Northwest is still going strong, and making a little history along the way.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
Big Sky, Reno optimistic about future tournaments
The Big Sky Conference believes it’s on a winning streak in the Biggest Little City on the World.
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Eastern Washington, Idaho earn postseason bids
Eastern Washington is in the CBI for the second straight year and Idaho is headed to the CIT.
UPDATED: Sat., March 11, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
Former GSL stars Hannah Caudill, Delany Junkermier find their dream at Montana State
Spokane and Bozeman seem a lot closer these days.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Eastern Washington hopes for better shooting in Big Sky quarterfinals
Eastern Washington is looking for a few answers from its shooters.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Jim Hayford falls short for Big Sky coach of the year
Nothing like a makeup call to liven up the Big Sky Conference basketball tournament.
Tue., March 7, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Big Sky Tournament: Win gives Sacramento State quarterfinal matchup with Eastern Washington
Nick Hornsby and Marcus Graves combined for 29 second-half points and finished with 18 apiece to lead No. 7 seed Sacramento State to a 91-76 win over 10th-seeded Idaho State …