Tag: Northern Arizona

CSJ’s 2018 Week 2 Game Preview: Eastern Washington at Northern Arizona

Eastern Washington at Northern Arizona When: Saturday, September 8th, 4:00 PM MST Where: Walkup Skydome, Flagstaff, Ariz TV/Streaming Coverage: Your Phoenix CW/SWX-Spokane, Pluto tv (Channel 239) Eastern Washington (1-0, 0-0 Big Sky, last week W 58-13 vs Central Washington) The Eagles are now a more balanced offensive team showing this in its win over Top 10 ranked DII Central […]

CSJ’s 2018 Week 1 Game Preview: Northern Arizona at UTEP

Northern Arizona at UTEP When: Saturday, September 1st, 4:30 PM MST Where: Sun Bowl Stadium, El Paso, TX TV/Streaming Coverage: ESPN3/WatchESPN Northern Arizona: CSJ’s 2018 Preview Capsule It’s not often an FCS team is favored when facing an FBS program, but in Northern Arizona’s opener against the UTEP Miners on Saturday, it is pretty close. When looking at how […]

FCS Week 8 Top Ten Twitter Highlights, Week Of 10/21/2017

Top 10 Twitter Highlights No. 10. The No. 22/RV Northern Arizona football team scored 35 unanswered points after falling behind 7-0 to extend its current winning streak to five consecutive games as it rolled to a 45-31 victory over UC Davis in Big Sky Conference action on Saturday at the J. Lawrence Walkup Skydome. The five-game […]

FCS Week 6 Top Ten Twitter Highlights

  Top 10 Twitter Highlights No. 10. The Stetson University football team earned their first win in 2017 as the Hatters dueled to a hard fought victory over Brown University 17-13 at Spec Martin Stadium. The win improves the Hatters to 1-5 overall this season and snaps a nine game overall losing streak dating back […]

2017 Season FCS College Football Picks: Big Sky Conference

CSJ’s Predicted Order of finish: North Dakota Eastern Washington Weber State Cal Poly Northern Arizona Montana Southern Utah Montana State Northern Colorado Portland State UC Davis Sacramento State Idaho State   North Dakota Fearless Prediction: UND is the Big Sky preseason favorite according to both the media and coaches polls. The Fighting Hawks are coming […]

Thirteen Breakout Players in the Big Sky Conference in 2017

The largest conference in the FCS ranks with 13 schools had a team to the semi-final round of the playoffs last year after not getting a team past the second round in 2015 so the Big Sky Conference is definitely getting closer to its usual high standard. The league, however, is also hoping to get […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 10

Its hard to believe but we have just two weeks left in the regular season. Playoff positions loom for several Big Sky schools. In my opinion, Eastern Washington and North Dakota are already in the field. Cal Poly likely needs one more win in its final two (@ Weber State & vs. Northern Colorado) to […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 9

The Big Sky title race appears to be down to three teams, with two of them facing off this week in Eastern Washington at Cal Poly. This game looks like the last chance for an upset for the Eagles. EWU has on paper to be two relatively easy games to end the season as the […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 8

  The Big Sky title race appears to be down to four teams, with two of them facing off this week. Surprisingly, that game isn’t Montana vs. Eastern Washington, which would have been the preseason pick for the game of the year. While Grizzly-Eagle match-up might have more national appeal and could have some major […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 7

Here is the College Sports Journal’s Big Sky Conference Power Rankings for the week of 10/18/2016. (Last week’s ranking in parenthesis. 1. (1) Eastern Washington (5-1, 3-0) Last week: Bye This Week: @ Montana State The Eagles got a bye and now get likely the worst team in the league this week. 2. (3) North […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings, Week 6

At College Sports Journal, we proudly present our this week’s Big Sky Conference Power Rankings for the week of 10/11 /2016. (Last week’s ranking in parenthesis.) 1. Eastern Washington (1) (5-1, 3-0) Last week: Beat Northern Colorado at home 49-31, This week: Bye The Eagles offense is performing at a peak level with QB Gage Gubrud and […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings, Week 5

At College Sports Journal, we proudly present our this week’s Big Sky Conference Power Rankings for the week of 10/4/2016. (Last week’s ranking in parenthesis.) 1. (1) Eastern Washington (4-1, 2-0) Last week: Beat UC Davis, 63-30 at home This week: vs. Northern Colorado After starting slow in the first half, the Eagles put up 35 […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings – Week 4

Here at College Sports Journal, we are trying something new. Each week I will give my rankings of the thirteen Big Sky Conference schools. I will give the team, its record, its prior ranking in the week and a summary of what each team did the week before, as well as what each team has […]

Big Sky versus Missouri Valley Match-ups Highlight This Week

The two most western conferences and arguably the top two FCS team will highlight this week’s top match-up. In total, this season will see six such Big Sky vs. MVFC matchups. NDSU and UNI both play Eastern Washington, UNI plays Montana, South Dakota state squares off against Cal Poly, Western Illinois will tussle with Northern […]