Monthly Archives: September 2010

GameDay: Weber State at Sacramento State (pregame)

We’re coming up on game time at Hornet Stadium for tonight’s Big Sky tilt between Weber State and Sacramento State. In the stands behind the visitors sideline, Weber State offensive lineman Kevin Halfhill, a native of Citrus Heights, Calif., near … Read More

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Big Sky suspends Northern Colorado player for throwing punch in 4OT game at Weber State

A defeat on the scoreboard isn’t the only loss Northern Colorado is taking from last Saturday’s four-overtime game at Weber State. Northern Colorado deserves credit for fighting to the finish,  but one player crossed the line when he took a … Read More

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Higgins named Big Sky offensive player of the week for seventh time

The Big Sky announced today that senior quarterback Cameron Higgins is the league’s offensive player of the week, the seventh time he has won the award. Four touchdown passes,  340 passing yards and a quadruple overtime win while passing career … Read More

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Weber State 50, Northern Colorado 47 (4OT) — and that's only half the story

With deadline approaching and the wildest game I have ever winessed under way — including a bizarre blackout in the middle of the third overtime — I stopped updating this blog. Please accept my apologies. To see what you missed, … Read More

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Northern Colorado 24, Weber State 19 (Halftime)

NORTHERN COLORADO 24, WEBER STATE 19 (Halftime) A wild second quarter with four scoring plays in the final 3:20 saw the Bears claw past the Wildcats. Weber State and Northern Colorado traded scores early in the quarter, but a missed … Read More

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Cal Poly, UC Davis to join Big Sky in football, more expansion possible

Well, that didn’t take long. Speculation that Cal Poly would be moving to the Big Sky in football was quickly answered, along with another: UC Davis is in, too, and there may be more to come. Could that include Southern … Read More

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Big Sky changes in the air for Cal Poly?

Could Cal Poly be joining the Big Sky Conference as a football member? Both the Mustangs and the conference have called press conferences for this afternoon. On the Cal Poly website, the school promises a “major announcement regarding the Cal … Read More

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Weber State football update: Hurricane, schmurricane. Goodbye, Earl.

So, you read in the paper this morning that WSU hopes to bring a hurricane to Boston College? That the Wildcats could play in a wild nor’easter? Well, you can’t believe everything you read in the paper. I’m not a … Read More

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Wildcats may face Hurricane Earl as well as Boston College

Weber State coach Ron McBride told me Wednesday night that he likes bad-weather football games. He may just get his wish in Saturday’s season opener. The Wildcats traveled today and should be in Boston by now, where they await both … Read More

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