With three games left in the regular season, Eastern is at the top of the big Sky standings despite a running game that ranks near the bottom in terms of yard per rush in conference games. Here's my story from Tuesday's practice, plus previews of Saturday's Homecoming game, from EWU and from NAU. ... Montana State coach Rob Ash told the Billings Gazette that he's focused on Saturday's game with Southern Utah, not his own job security. ...Montana needs to get off to a fast start at Idaho State, according to this story in the Missoulian.
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