NORTHERN COLORADO AT MONTANA STATE
From the Bozeman Daily Chronicle ... MSU men relying on freshman Hall in crunch time ... Parker Gabriel writes about the continued evolution of Tyler Hall.
From the Billings Gazette ... Bobcats look to turn tide before Big Sky tournament
NORTH DAKOTA AT MONTANA
From the Missoulian in case you missed it ... Big Sky: No punishment after Weber State, Montana scuffle
From the Missoulian ... Griz haven't given up on regular season title
Grizzlies guard Mario Dunn on the team's attitude: "We're still playing for a championship. We've got two tough games here at home and Weber, who's in first right now, has two tough games on the road. So after these two games we'll see how everything works out. Hopefully it will work out for us."
IDAHO STATE AT EASTERN WASHINGTON
From the Spokesman Review ... EWU’s Bogdan Bliznyuk attained success because of his family
From the Idaho State Journal ... ISU could finish as high as 3rd, as low as 6th in league
Also from the Idaho State Journal ... Tenacious — Ethan Telfair's historic season at ISU
“He’s certainly one of the best point guards I’ve ever coached,” ISU head coach Bill Evans told the Journal of Telfair. “I can say that without reservation.”
WEBER STATE AT IDAHO
From the Spokesman Review ... Four corners: UI Vandals
From the Standard-Examiner ... Weber State looking to clinch No. 1 seed at Idaho, Bolomboy still uncertain
Weber State coach Randy Rahe told the Examiner this is his team's toughest road trip of the season: “They’re two of the best teams in our league and they’re playing well. It’s going to be a challenge, but at least we played without Joel (Bolomboy) and we’ve understood that we’ve got to have success now.”
Another thing to note in Brandon Garside's article linked above, Rahe said the Wildcats will try to play Bolomboy this week. They don't want his first game back to be their opening game of the Big Sky Conference tournament.*
SOUTHERN UTAH AT SACRAMENTO STATE
NORTHERN ARIZONA AT PORTLAND STATE
From the Arizona Daily Sun ... NAU men's basketball team looks to right itself in final week
And from Portland State athletics ...