Skip to content

Big Sky

  1. Southern Utah’s A.J. Hess drains a game-winning 40-footer (VIDEO)

    Nov 30, 2014, 5:41 PM EST

    SUU Media Relations

    Prior to Sunday, Southern Utah last won a road game February 7, 2013.

  2. No longer supplementary pieces, two Texans will lead the way at Weber State

    Oct 20, 2014, 12:00 PM EST

    Randy Rahe

    After riding the coattails of a pair of Californians, Weber State’s focus on recruiting the state of Texas will pay off this season.

  3. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Weber State won’t lack for challengers in Big Sky

    Oct 20, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Weber State's Joel Bolomboy (AP Photo)

    Weber State will be the preseason favorites, but Northern Arizona, Sacramento State and Eastern Washington will lead a group of challengers capable of pushing the reigning champs.

  4. Montana State freshman won’t enroll this semester

    Aug 28, 2014, 6:10 PM EST

    Eric Evans/Oregon Athletics

    6-foot-10 forward/center Kavell Bigby-Williams would have given the Bobcats some additional size in the paint.

  5. Realignment Catchup: More changes come on July 1

    Jul 1, 2014, 8:00 AM EST

    Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson

    Confused as to where some schools are headed on July 1? Here’s a guide that should help some.

  6. North Dakota head coach Brian Jones promotes DOBO Steve Grabowski to assistant coach

    Jun 20, 2014, 11:59 AM EST

    Brian Jones

    Grabowski’s promotion comes after two assistants left the program earlier this spring.

  7. Former Washington State head coach Ken Bone joins Travis DeCuire’s staff at Montana

    Jun 19, 2014, 8:08 PM EST

    Ken Bone

    Travis DeCuire has added a coach with head coaching experience at the Division I level to his staff.

  8. Eastern Washington gives head coach Jim Hayford a new five-year contract

    Jun 13, 2014, 5:30 PM EST

    Kevin Ollie, Jim Hayford

    Eastern Washington gave head coach Jim Hayford a new deal.

  9. Montana hires former Cal associate head coach Travis DeCuire

    May 31, 2014, 3:48 PM EST

    Pac-12 Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals - Colorado v California

    Montana has hired alum Travis DeCuire as its new head coach.

  10. Colorado State guard Dwight Smith transfers to Northern Colorado

    May 29, 2014, 3:15 PM EST

    Dwight Smith, Roscoe Smith

    Colorado State transfer Dwight Smith is moving on to Northern Colorado.

  11. Montana announces addition of guard Daniel Nwosu

    May 11, 2014, 9:18 PM EST

    Wayne Tinkle

    Montana added another perimeter player to the program, announcing the signing of Casper College guard Daniel Nwosu.

  12. Former Utah State center Carson Shanks headed to North Dakota

    Jan 15, 2014, 7:35 PM EST

    jones

    The plan for 7-footer Carson Shanks at Utah State was to redshirt this season, with the hope that the Minnesota native would gain some extra strength and as a result be able to compete with the more physical front courts of the Mountain West. However in December Shanks made the decision to transfer, with his…

  13. Undersized Northern Colorado beating up on bigger Big Sky opponents

    Jan 15, 2014, 11:25 AM EST

    hill

    The 2012-13 season was a tough one for the Northern Colorado Bears as they finished the season with a 13-18 record, the second consecutive year in which the Bears finished below .500. With five players who possessed starting experience returning there was the expectation that the Bears could be a factor in the Big Sky…

  14. High scoring sophomore guard DeWayne Russell to leave Northern Arizona

    Nov 6, 2013, 4:42 PM EST

    Dewayne Russell, Anthony Marshall

    After posting averages of 14.4 point and 3.2 assists per game as a freshman in 2012-13, Northern Arizona guard DeWayne Russell had the look of a player head coach Jack Murphy could build around as he looks to improve the Lumberjacks’ standing within the Big Sky. However that won’t be happening, as it was reported…

  15. 2013-2014 Big Sky Preview: Can Weber State vanquish their second place curse?

    Oct 14, 2013, 12:00 PM EST

    Davion Berry defends Troy Huff (AP photo)

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of…

  16. Montana sophomore forward Jake Wiley leaves program

    Oct 13, 2013, 9:45 PM EST

    Montana v Syracuse

    Montana’s front court stable took a hit on Sunday afternoon, as it was announced that 6-foot-6 sophomore forward Jake Wiley has decided to leave the program. Wiley, a native of Newport, Wash., played 20 games as a freshman (3.0 mpg) and posted averages of 0.9 points and 0.6 rebounds per game. “Jake has decided not…

  17. Former Portland State forward Julius Thomas enjoys a career night in Denver

    Sep 6, 2013, 9:30 AM EST

    Baltimore Ravens v Denver Broncos

    In four seasons of college basketball at Portland State, 6-5 forward Julius Thomas averaged 6.8 points and 4.5 rebounds per contest, and in his final two seasons helped the Vikings earn back-to-back Big Sky tournament titles. But the market for a 6-5 forward isn’t all that great when it comes to professional basketball, and even…

  18. Junior guard Gelaun Wheelwright leaves Weber State program

    Sep 4, 2013, 5:00 PM EST

    CIT Oral Roberts Weber St Basketball

    After spending two seasons as a solid reserve at Weber State it looked as if guard Gelaun Wheelwright would be in position to earn starter’s minutes in 2013-14 due to the graduation of Scott Bamforth, who averaged 14.0 points and 3.8 rebounds per game on a team that won 30 games last season. Alas that…

  19. Idaho State’s Chris Hansen hits 88-foot shot (VIDEO)

    Jan 18, 2013, 9:33 AM EST

    Chris Hansen

    Idaho State hasn’t had much reason to celebrate this season, however Wednesday night provided a much needed lift to the struggling Bengals. Trailing by 11, seconds before halftime, Idaho State’s Ayibakuro Preh corralled the rebound, giving it off to sophomore guard Chris Hansen, not expecting him to do anything with it. Hansen launched an 88-footer at the…

  20. Idaho State’s Sherrod Baldwin ineligible for fall semester

    Oct 29, 2012, 10:30 PM EST

    luka-drca-120709-thumb-300x336-18694

    What looks to be a rough season for Idaho State just got rougher. Idaho State guard Sherrod Baldwin is academically ineligible for the fall semester, according to Jeff Landers. BigSkyBBall.com has a story on the situation as well.  Baldwin averaged 4.8 points and 1.3 rebound and 1.0 assists per game for the Bengals in 16.6…