.@NAU_WBB made sure to walk away with a win this weekend, as their press forced 17 turnovers against the University of Montana.
This time, @NAUBasketball completed the comeback as they scored the final 12 points of Saturday’s game to knock off the University of Montana on the road.
Both the NAU and University of Montana women traded blows in a tight game that saw the Grizzlies as victors, extending the Lumberjacks’ losing streak to four.
The NAU men’s struggling season was defined Thursday night as the University of Montana failed to score for a stretch lasting 9:14 in the second half, and the Lumberjacks still trailed and lost by double digits.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, NAU golf was on pause after the Big Sky canceled the 2020 season. For players like junior Elle Kocourkova, she returned to her home of the Czech Republic and adapted to being without her teammates.
After voting to cancel winter sports in a meeting Friday, the AIA reconvened Monday and motioned to allow winter sports beginning on Jan. 18.
Despite ferocious second-half comebacks, poor first halves from the NAU men’s and women’s basketball teams contributed to a weekend sweep at the hand of Idaho State.
RECAP: Thursday evening was a gut-punch for NAU basketball as both the men and women fell short in close games against Idaho State University.
The .@NAUBasketball team came into the new year with a 2-6 overall record. However, the team is looking to build more momentum in 2021 after beating the University of Idaho Vandals in overtime, 83-78.
After an impressive showing in the first 20 minutes, the NAU men’s basketball team fell back to similar trends as Eastern Washington ran away in the second half to win 80-64.
After a week off, the @NAU_WBB bounced back from a loss to Grand Canyon University to defeat the University of Texas, El Paso in their home opener.
The NAU men’s basketball team’s offensive woes continued in a home opening loss to UC Riverside, as they put up their lowest scoring performance since Shane Burcar took over as head coach.
For a second-straight year, the NAU men’s basketball team began their season with a blowout loss in Tucson against the University of Arizona, falling 96-53.
.@NAU_WBB made a statement Saturday afternoon as they opened Big Sky Conference play in dominant fashion against Eastern Washington University.
.@NAUBasketball has improved its record by five wins or more in each of the last three seasons. Remember this column when the Lumberjacks are competing for a conference championship in a few months.
Earlier in November, @phoenixraceway was the site of @NASCAR’s championship weekend. It was a celebration for three drivers as they became champions in their respective series’ after a grueling season full of surprises.
.@chaseelliott’s NASCAR Cup Series title win will spark a new era for the series led by rising youngsters and fill the void left by recent retirees like Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart and Jimmie Johnson.
NAU’s struggles last season defensively are fixed with new players jumping into their roles, more players to fill the depth chart and a postponed season to get everyone healthy.
With the 2020 election reaching its end, NAU athletes are doing their part to ensure that people are educated and informed about voting, and what is at stake on this year's ballot.
Every election season, athletes are told to keep quiet when it comes to voting. After this year, that will no longer be the case as they realize the power they possess with their platforms.
NAU mens basketball take the win over Portland State Jan.25. Lumberjacks win 84-82.