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REPORT: Big Sky canceling football in the fall

Following a meeting with school Athletic Directors and Presidents, reports are saying the Big Sky Conference is calling off football this fall.  The decision comes just a day after the NCAA put a deadline on divisions to make a decision on the future of championships being played in the fall.

Vandal women advance to Big Sky championship game

The Idaho Vandals women's basketball team defeated Idaho State, 66-51, on Wednesday evening. The Vandals' victory moved them into the Big Sky Championship Game which will be on Friday afternoon against the Montana State Bobcats. 

Peatling named Big Sky Conference MVP

The hardware haul was large for the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team, but none bigger than the one senior Mason Peatling deservedly garnered.

Vandal women advance to Big Sky semi-final

The Idaho Vandals women's basketball team defeated Portland State, 56-54, on Tuesday evening in the Big Sky Championships. After trailing for most of the game, the Vandals outscored Portland State 18-12 in the fourth period to secure the win and move on to the Big Sky Conference Semifinals. 

Eagles clinch share of Big Sky Championship with win over Idaho State

Riding a 17-0 run in the second half in which it made 10-straight shots, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team earned at least a share of the regular season Big Sky Conference crown in part by beating Idaho State 100-75 on Thursday (March 5) at Reese Court in Cheney, Wash.

Eagle women fall just short to Southern Utah

The Eastern Washington University women's basketball team hosted Southern Utah on Thursday night (Feb. 27) at Reese Court. The Eagles trailed by 10 points heading into the fourth quarter and cut their deficit to one point with less than a minute remaining, but dropped the match up by a final score of 70-67.

Peatling leads Eastern to win over Lumberjacks

With its offense and defense clicking late in the first half and early in the second, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team downed Northern Arizona 80-70 on Saturday (Feb. 22) in a Big Sky Conference game at Reese Court in Cheney, Wash.

Eastern Eagles hold on for a one point win at home

After leading by as many as 17 in the first half, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team fell behind by six to Sacramento State in the second half before coming alive for a 77-76 victory Thursday (Feb. 20) in a Big Sky Conference game at Reese Court in Cheney, Wash.

Vandal women fall in double-overtime

The Vandals led for just seven minutes in the game but held a five-point lead with less than a minute to go in the game. Idaho fell behind late in the first overtime period but battled back to force another five minutes tied 63-63.

Defensive effort paces Eastern men past Montana State 74-49

CHENEY, Wash. — Forget having the nation's fifth-best offense, defense by the Eagles ruled the day on Saturday (Jan. 8) afternoon at Reese Court. The Eastern Washington University men's basketball team allowed just 16 points in the first half and…

Eagles fall out of first place with loss at Montana

After a 67 percent shooting half that led to a 45-44 halftime lead, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team went cold in the second half and fell out of first place in the Big Sky Conference standings with a 92-82 loss at Montana Thursday (Feb. 6) in Missoula, Mont.

Vandals fall to Bobcats on the road

The Idaho men’s basketball team fell, 72-50, to Montana State on Thursday evening. The Vandals (6-16, 2-9 BSC) and Bobcats (12-10, 6-5 BSC) were tied at halftime, but the home side exploded in the second half to secure the win.