During the weekly Big Sky teleconference, ISU coach Mike Kramer said the Bengals need to be more "Beau-like" in their quarterback development. That's the lead item in my weekly Eastern notes column, which you can find right here. Later Thursday, I'll host my weekly live chat - see you at noon. ... Here's a look at the game from the Eastern Sports Information Department. ... Montana State will have its hands full with Portland State's defense, according to this story in the Billings Gazette. ...Weber State has moved on from its big win at Montana, according to this story from the Ogden Standard-Examiner.
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