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Big Sky Conference: Week 2 Review and Power Rankings

Big Sky Conference: Week 2 Review and Power Rankings
Tweet We’re now two weeks into the Big Sky football season. We’re now one week into this column. Sorry, I went on vacation. The college football season is still brand new but there has been plenty of excitement in the league so far this year. The Big Sky started the year off pretty shaky with most of the teams in... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Weber State

2016 Big Sky Preview: Weber State
Tweet2015 Record: 6-5 (5-3) Key Returners: Jadrian Clark, Eric Wilkes, Treshawn Garrett, Cameron Livingston, Emmett Tela, Taron Johnson Key Losses: Josh Kealamakia The Weber State Wildcats found themselves in the hunt for a playoff spot last season but ultimately fell short of their goal when all was said and done. The Wildcats basically won the games they were supposed to... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: UC-Davis

2016 Big Sky Preview: UC-Davis
Tweet2015 Record: 2-9 (2-6) Key Returners: Ben Scott, Manusamoa Luuga, Chris Martin Key Losses: Alex Cannon, Brady Stuart, Ramon Vargas The battle for last place last season was a three way battle and UC-Davis was one of those teams battling for a spot at the bottom of the pile. That’s not a terrific place to be, but unfortunately for the... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Southern Utah

2016 Big Sky Preview: Southern Utah
Tweet2015 Record: 8-4 (7-1) Key Returners: Kyle Hannemann, Mike Sharp, Keita Calhoun, Ty Rutledge, Steven Wroblewski Key Losses: Ammon Olson, Malik Brown, Justin Brown, James Cowser, LeShaun Sims, Miles Killebrew The Southern Utah Thunderbirds made some personal history last season by winning their first Big Sky Conference title. The reward for winning the conference? A road trip to Sam Houston... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Sacramento State

2016 Big Sky Preview: Sacramento State
Tweet2015 Record: 2-9 (1-7) Key Returners: Jordan Robinson, Nate Ketteringham, Isiah Hennie, Manoah Pearson Key Losses: Shane Harrison, Brad Cornish Last year is probably a year the Hornets would like to forget, finishing the season at 2-9, with one of their wins coming against a Division II team. Many of the Hornets losses weren’t even close contests. Needless to say,... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Portland State

2016 Big Sky Preview: Portland State
Tweet2015 Record: 9-3 (6-2) Key Returners: Davond Dade, Xavier Coleman, Jonathan Gonzales, Alex Kuresa Key Losses: David Jones, Thomas Carter III, Patrick Onwuasor Portland State found themselves at the top of the food chain very temporarily last season. They shocked the college football world when they opened the season in a very soggy Pullman, Washington and knocked off Mike Leach’s... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Northern Arizona

2016 Big Sky Preview: Northern Arizona
Tweet2015 Record: 7-4 (5-3) Key Returners: Case Cookus, Emmanual Butler Key Departures: Casey Jahn, Dejzon Walker, RJ Rickert, Alex Holmes The Lumberjacks are coming off of a pretty good season, finishing the year at 7-4 and just missing the FCS playoffs. A crushing season ending loss to conference champion Southern Utah ended their chance at a playoff spot. There’s a... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Northern Colorado

2016 Big Sky Preview: Northern Colorado
Tweet2015 Record: 6-5 (3-5) Key Returners: Hakeem Deggs, Trae Riek, Jacob Knipp Key Losses: Trevor Douglass, Jonathan Newsom, Sean Leslie Northern Colorado saw some success last year, more so than they’ve had over the last few years. Was it a sign of the program turning around, or was it the chips falling into place at the right time? The Bears... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: North Dakota

2016 Big Sky Preview: North Dakota
Tweet2015 Record: 7-4 (5-3) Key Returners: Cole Reyes, John Santiago, Keaton Studsrud Key Losses: Zach Adler (TE), Miguel Cerriteno (WR), Will Ratelle (LB), Sean Meehan (OG) Brandon Anderson (OG) Elijah Grady (OT) New year, new nickname for North Dakota. This year will be the maiden voyage of their new nickname after the university was forced to change its nickname. This... Read More

2016 Big Sky Preview: Montana State

2016 Big Sky Preview: Montana State
Tweet2015 Record: 5-6 (3-5) Key Returners: Ben Folsom, Chad Newell, Gunnar Brekke, Mitchell Herbert, Tyler Bruggman, Mac Bignell, JP Flynn Key Losses: Dakota Prukop, Beau Sandland, Luke Daly, Trace Timmer Montana State will enter the season with a new head coach, Jeff Choate, who comes to the Bobcats from Washington where he was an assistant under Chris Pedersen. The Bobcats,... Read More