Stories tagged: Big sky
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Trevon Allen is bent low, maintaining a dribble about eight inches off the court. His eyes are forward, looking, looking while a Montana State defender looms over him.
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Eastern will have plenty more time to savor its last victory, but head coach Shantay Legans prefers to embrace the extra rest and practice time afforded his team.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
The University High grad will join the Broncos as their outside linebackers coach and co-special teams coordinator.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
The Eagles’ full 12-game schedule was released Friday, which includes seven away games including road dates with rivals Montana and Idaho.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Montana State had its all-time scoring leader on the floor, and a young Idaho didn’t. It made all the difference in a crucial two minutes in the second half of …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 8:52 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow scored 17 points, surpassing the 1,000-point career mark, as Eastern Washington held off Montana 68-62 Thursday night in Big Sky action in Missoula.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
The last time Eastern Washington faced rival Montana, the Eagles were denied an NCAA Tournament berth.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 2:47 p.m.
Idaho State safety Jayson Miller filed a formal complaint with the university on Nov. 14. Miller says head coach Rob Phenicie twice hammer-punched his shoulder and assistant coach Jay Staggs …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
Jordan Davis had 29 points, and Kai Edwards scored on a putback with 16 seconds left in overtime as Northern Colorado held off Idaho 83-79 on Saturday night to remain …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
The victory is Idaho’s first in the Big Sky Conference against two losses and gives the Vandals a 4-10 overall mark. It also stopped a six-game losing streak.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington had no answer for Idaho’s Taylor Pierce, whose 30 points, including eight three-pointers, led the Vandals to an 84-68 win on Thursday at the Cowan Spectrum.
Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
Grace Kenyon scored 19 points and Idaho State cruised past Eastern Washington 63-48 in a Big Sky matchup in Pocatello, while Idaho topped Weber State 79-74 behind 26 points by …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
The last word on 2018 for Idaho basketball was a hopeful half in which the Vandals outscored Weber State by 16 points.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington came from 11 points down in the first half to beat Idaho State 65-55, evening its conference record at 1-1.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
The difference between a team with 10 upperclassmen versus a team with one is apparently about 17 points.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Weber State turned the Eagles’ misses into transition buckets, shot 53 percent from the field and took advantage of a near eight-minute lull in the second half in which EWU …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Syracuse, Oregon, Washington, Stanford, upstart San Francisco and Summit League power South Dakota State provided tough tests for the guard-heavy Eagles, but undesirable results.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Josh Martin and Josip Vrankic scored 13 points each, Trey Wertz added 10 points and 10 assists, and Santa Clara won its fourth in a row with a 77-56 victory …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
Cody Benzel and Dalton Patchen turned Eastern Washington’s 92-73 dispatching of NAIA-member Corban into a local basketball showcase.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
No. 21 Gonzaga gets off to quick start, uses offensive balance to topple Idaho in nonconference finale
Zykera Rice scored 16 points, Jenn Wirth had a career night off the bench and No. 21 Gonzaga cruised to an 88-51 win over regional rival Idaho on Thursday night …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Idaho bolsters big-play potential, adds numbers in the trenches on first day of NCAA early signing period
The Vandals could also get immediate help from Satchel Escalante, a 6-0, 182-pound safety from Scottsdale Community College in Casa Grande. Arizona, and Siliweinusi “Vei” Tomasi, 6-1, 310, and a …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Ten times EWU cut the South Dakota State’s lead to one in front of a meager Christmas break crowd at Reese Court. Ten times All-American forward Mike Daum’s senior-laden Jackrabbits …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
This is the current state of Idaho basketball: Elation and frustration are running neck-and-neck.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
Daejon Davis scored 19 points, one of four to reach double figures, and Stanford beat Eastern Washington 78-62. Cormac Ryan scored 12 points, all on three pointers, for the Cardinal …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
Frankie Ferrari put up 15 points and led five Dons into double-figure scoring as San Francisco roared back from a week off to wallop Eastern Washington, 85-63 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Ernie Kent’s team failed on the promotional front Sunday against Montana State, and certainly on the basketball front, falling to the Bobcats 95-90 in front of 1,807 fans at the …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Moments after UC Davis quarterback Jake Maier had one of the worst performances of his college career last month in 59-20 thumping at Eastern Washington, he made a premonition of …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
Earning a criminal justice degree is often a joyous occasion, but Josh Lewis, EWU’s trusty defensive back, had yet to shake the grief that consumed him the night before.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Twenty-eight days separate Eastern Washington’s 59-20 throttling of UC Davis at Roos Field and their rematch at the same chilly venue.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Charged by a 22-point outing from their top scorer, Robert Franks, and 20 more from C.J. Elleby, a freshman who continues to look more comfortable in a crimson jersey, WSU …