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Feb 4, 2016
84 Eastern Washington
73 at Northern Arizona
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65 Northern Arizona
72 at Eastern Washington
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Feb 5, 2016
0 Northern Arizona
7 at Oregon
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4 Northern Arizona
3 vs. Idaho
@ Washington State
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Feb 6, 2016
1 Northern Arizona
6 at Portland State
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70 Idaho
72 at Northern Arizona
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59 Northern Arizona
76 at Idaho
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4 Northern Arizona
1 vs. Seattle
@ Washington State
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0 Northern Arizona
7 at Washington State
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Feb 7, 2016
3 Northern Arizona
4 at Eastern Washington
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Feb 11, 2016
Montana State
at Northern Arizona
6:30 PM
TV: Live NAU-TV
Northern Arizona
at Montana State
7:00 PM
Feb 13, 2016
Northern Arizona
at Arizona
10:00 AM
Northern Arizona
at Arizona
10:00 AM
Montana
at Northern Arizona
5:30 PM
TV: Live NAU-TV
Northern Arizona
at Montana
7:00 PM
Feb 14, 2016
Northern Arizona
at Portland State
11:00 AM
Feb 15, 2016
at Bison at Boulder Creek
TBD
Boulder City, Nev.
Feb 16, 2016
at Bison at Boulder Creek
TBD
Boulder City, Nev.
Feb 18, 2016
Idaho State
at Northern Arizona
6:30 PM
Northern Arizona
at Idaho State
7:00 PM
Feb 19, 2016
Northern Arizona
at UC Irvine
2:00 PM
Feb 20, 2016
Northern Arizona
at UC Riverside
1:00 PM
Northern Arizona
at Weber State
2:00 PM
Weber State
at Northern Arizona
4:00 PM
Feb 21, 2016
Western New Mexico University
at Northern Arizona
1:00 PM
Feb 26, 2016
at Rio Verde Invitational (Western Michigan)
TBD
Rio Verde, Ariz.
Northern Arizona
at New Mexico State
2:00 PM
Feb 27, 2016
at Rio Verde Invitational (Western Michigan)
TBD
Rio Verde, Ariz.
Air Force
at Northern Arizona
10:00 AM
Northern Arizona
at UTEP
11:00 AM
Southern Utah
at Northern Arizona
2:00 PM
Northern Arizona
at Southern Utah
7:00 PM
Feb 28, 2016
at Rio Verde Invitational (Western Michigan)
TBD
Rio Verde, Ariz.
Montana
at Northern Arizona
10:00 AM
Northern Arizona
vs. Wyoming
@ El Paso, Tex.
12:00 PM
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February 6, 2016 | Women's Basketball Idaho Denies Preston, NAU with Strong Fourth Quarter in 76-59 Victory MOSCOW, Idaho – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team let it fly at a 60 percent clip from long distance, but a lengthy third-quarter...
February 6, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving 'Jacks Rip Past Idaho, 169.5-102.5, on Senior Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team ripped off five straight victories to start the day and ended it with a relay...
February 6, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Weitz Qualifies for Conference ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Competing as the only Lumberjack at the New Mexico Classic earlier today, Northern Arizona University senior distance...
February 6, 2016 | Men's Tennis Lumberjack Men's Tennis Drops First Big Sky Match PORTLAND, Ore. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team closed out the weekend against Big Sky Conference foe Portland State...
February 5, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Snags First Conference Win of the Season PULLMAN, Wash. – After being taken down by the University of Idaho on their home turf last season, the Northern Arizona University women's...
February 5, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Athletic Trainer Brent Appel Works the Winter X Games ASPEN, Colo. – The Winter X Games is the pinnacle for winter extreme sports. For NAU Associate Athletic Trainer Brent Appel, an avid winter...
February 5, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Drops Match Against No. 46 University of Oregon EUGENE, Ore. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team took on another dominant opponent in No. 46 University of Oregon at the...
February 4, 2016 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer's Nicole Sherwin Selected as Big Sky Conference SAAC Representative FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University women’s soccer player Nicole Sherwin was recently selected as the Big Sky Conference...
February 4, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Falls Late to Eastern Washington, 72-65 CHENEY, Wash. – Eastern Washington pressured the Northern Arizona women's basketball team during a game-changing 10-2 run in the third quarter,...
February 4, 2016 | Men's Basketball Eagles Hang On for 84-73 Win Over Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (3-18, 1-9 BSC) outscores Eastern Washington (12-10, 6-4 BSC) in the second half, but the Eagles hang on for...
February 4, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU Golfer Kim Cifuentes on Women Representation in Sports FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – When it comes to coverage of athletes in today’s sports media, there is a certain discrepancy that exists between males...
February 4, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU Picked to Finish as Conference Runner-Up OGDEN, Utah – The 2016 Big Sky women’s golf preseason poll was released earlier this morning, with defending conference champion Northern...
February 4, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU to Honor Accomplished Senior Class on Saturday Versus Idaho FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Seven points are all that separates the 2016 Northern Arizona swimming & diving senior class from three Western Athletic...
February 3, 2016 | Football Northern Arizona Football Inks 23 on Signing Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head Coach Jerome Souers and the Northern Arizona football team have added 23 new Lumberjacks this afternoon on National...
February 3, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Player Hanneke Lodewijks Tabbed Big Sky Player of the Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University women’s tennis player Hanneke Lodewijks, a freshman out of Breda, Netherlands, was named...
February 3, 2016 | Women's Tennis Three Days, Four Matches on Deck for NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will trek to Pullman, Wash. to play against Big Sky Conference foe...
February 3, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis to Face No. 46 Oregon, Portland State This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team will be back in action this weekend, starting with Pac-12 foe...
February 2, 2016 | Men's Basketball Next Up: ‘Jacks Host Eastern Washington and Idaho FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s hoops team returns to the Walkup Skydome this week to host Eastern Washington (11-10, 5-4...
February 2, 2016 2016 UCA & UDA National Championship Recap ORLANDO, Fla. — Every year cheer and dance compete in the biggest competition of the year — the UCA and UDA College National Championships...
February 2, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Looks to Keep Momentum Rolling at Eastern Washington, Idaho FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball snapped one losing streak with their thrilling victory over Idaho State last Saturday to...
February 1, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Athletics Celebrates National Girls and Women in Sports Day on February 13 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the fourth consecutive year, the NAU Athletics Department will celebrate and encourage girls and women’s participat...
February 1, 2016 | Track & Field Andersen, Zienasellassie Earn Big Sky Athlete of the Week Selections OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University’s Futsum Zienasellassie, one of the greatest Lumberjack track athletes all-time, and Brooke...
February 1, 2016 | Men's Basketball Get Excited for the #RoadToReno Now! RENO, Nev. - Hosting a conference basketball tournament with 24 teams isn’t easy, but the Big Sky Conference wouldn’t have it any other...
January 31, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Downs SIU, Hangs Tough With No. 63 New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – In their first showing of the spring season, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team split on the road...
January 30, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Claws Past Idaho State With Last Second 63-62 Victory FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – To cap off Alumni weekend with Hall of Famers, 1,000 point scorers and some of the all-time greats in attendance, the...
January 30, 2016 | Men's Basketball Bengals Shoot Their Way Past NAU, ‘Jacks Fall at Idaho State 88-66 POCATELLO, Idaho – Idaho State shot double the amount of free throws than Northern Arizona and that made a huge difference as the Lumberjacks...
January 30, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Zienasellassie Caps off Great Weekend with Record Performance FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The second day of the 2016 Mountain T’s proved to be an eventful one, highlighted by Northern Arizona University’...
January 30, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Drops Second Match to Undefeated Utah SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team had another competitive showing against a hot Utah squad in Salt...
January 30, 2016 | Football 2016 NAU Football Schedule Announced FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football program scored fast and often as it competed for a Big Sky Conference Championship and Football...
January 29, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Continues to Impress, Adds Four More Conference Qualifying Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – If there was a theme to describe the first day of the 2016 Mountain T’s for the Northern Arizona University track and...
January 29, 2016 | Men's Tennis Men's Tennis Falls in Season Opener to Undefeated BYU PROVO, Utah – In the first match of the 2016 campaign, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team battled on the road with regional...
January 29, 2016 | Women's Tennis A Look Into the 2016 Season for NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off a season finishing fourth in the Big Sky Conference, and being preseason picked fourth this year, Northern Arizona...
January 28, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Unable to Overcome Slow Start in Weber State Defeat FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team got off to a slow start and could not overcome their lowest scoring quarter and...
January 28, 2016 | Men's Basketball Weber State Outlasts NAU, 86-76 OGDEN, Utah – It started off sluggish for both teams tonight, and is it came down to the final minutes; Weber State (14-6, 6-1 BSC) came out on...
January 28, 2016 | Men's Tennis What Lies Ahead: NAU Men's Tennis 2016 Season Preview FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It has been two straight years that Northern Arizona University men’s tennis has been preseason picked No. 5. However,...
January 28, 2016 | Football NAU Football Signing Day Event to be Held at Little America FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football program will announce its 2016 recruiting class on Wednesday, Feb. 3 at its National Signing...
January 28, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Receives CSCAA Fall Scholar All-America Team Award FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Once again, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team hit the textbooks hard in the fall 2015 semester, as they were...
January 27, 2016 | Women's Soccer 13 Straight NSCAA Team Academic Awards for NAU Soccer KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the 13th straight year, the Northern Arizona University women's soccer team has received the National Soccer Coaches...
January 27, 2016 | Women's Volleyball NAU Volleyball Alum Kemper to Start Pro Career in Slovakia FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona volleyball alumnus Sydney Kemper is trading her Lumberjack blue & gold for the blue & neon yellow of...
January 27, 2016 31 Lumberjacks Earn Big Sky Fall All-Academic Accolades OGDEN, Utah – Thirty-one Northern Arizona student-athletes from football, volleyball, soccer, and men’s and women’s cross country...
January 27, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Gearing Up for its First Two Day Meet of the Season, the Mountain T’s FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team will compete in the Mountain T’s this weekend, playing host for...
January 27, 2016 | Women's Tennis Women's Tennis Alumnus Tatum Rochin Selected to Attend NCAA Emerging Leaders Seminar FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University women's tennis alumnus Tatum Rochin (2013-14), sister of current Lumberjack Hailey Rochin, has...
January 26, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Hosts Weber State and Idaho State This Week in the Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - In what seems like a blink of an eye, the first half of Big Sky Conference play comes to a close this week and the Northern Arizona...
January 26, 2016 | Men's Basketball Next Up: 'Jacks at Weber State and Idaho State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s hoops team will hit the road this week for Big Sky play. The Lumberjacks will start off on...
January 26, 2016 | Women's Tennis Women's Tennis Grand Canyon Match to be Rescheduled for Later Date FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis match against Grand Canyon University, originally scheduled for Jan. 29,...
January 26, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU's Jackson Receives Fourth WAC Diver of the Week Award DENVER, Colo. – Three days after a career-best performance versus New Mexico, senior Chelsea Jackson was named the WAC Diver of the Week for the...
January 25, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Invites Former 'Jacks to Flagstaff for Alumni Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A big weekend lies ahead for the Northern Arizona women’s basketball team not only on the court, but for alumni off the...
January 23, 2016 | Men's Basketball Green Nets Career-High 23 Points, ‘Jacks Fall to Northern Colorado 84-79 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – True freshman Mike Green netted a career-high 23 points on 50 percent shooting to make today’s game versus Northern...
January 23, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Suffers 79-55 Loss at Northern Colorado GREELEY, Colo. – The Northern Arizona women’s basketball team had one of their worst offensive performances on Saturday at Northern...
January 23, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Jackson Posts Record Day as New Mexico Edges NAU, 154-145 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Déjà vu is not always a good thing, as the Northern Arizona swimming & diving saw last week's loss to...
January 22, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Improve in their Second Meet of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Last weekend, the highlight of the Lumberjack Team Challenge was the narrow, 4x400m relay victory by the NAU men to close out...
January 21, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Looking for Similar Success in its Second Meet of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – As the Northern Arizona University track and field team is gearing for its second meet of the 2016 season tomorrow, Friday...
January 21, 2016 | Women's Basketball Leyva Nets Career-High 23 Points in NAU's 63-56 Loss at North Dakota GRAND FORKS, N.D. – With the score tied at 44-44 entering the fourth quarter, North Dakota went on a decisive 10-0 run to earn itself a 63-56...
January 21, 2016 | Men's Basketball Hot Shooting Hawks Down NAU, 101-59 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – North Dakota (9-9, 4-3 BSC) shoots its way past Northern Arizona (3-14, 1-5 BSC) to capture a 101-59 win at the Walkup...
January 20, 2016 | Track & Field Highlighting the Best Weekly Performances for NAU Track and Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Last Saturday, the Northern Arizona University track and field program opened up its 2016 team season with the Lumberjack...
January 19, 2016 | Men's Basketball UND and UNC Come to Town for Games Versus Men’s Basketball FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Pack the Walkup Skydome this week as Northern Arizona men’s basketball hosts North Dakota and Northern Colorado....
January 19, 2016 Nominate Now for the 2016 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nominations are open for the 2016 Northern Arizona University Athletics Hall of Fame. All nomination forms must be received...
January 19, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's James Fisher Selected as Male Track Athlete of the Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Big Sky Conference announced earlier this afternoon that Northern Arizona University’s James Fisher was selected as...
January 19, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Heads on the Road to North Dakota and Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team hits the road once again this week and will be aiming to pick up their first conferenc...
January 18, 2016 NAU Student-Athletes Make A Difference on MLK Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department once again participated on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day giving back to the...
January 16, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Makes Fourth Quarter Push Before Falling to EWU, 81-71 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team gave unbeaten Eastern Washington a furious challenge in the fourth quarter by...
January 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Eastern Washington Boxes Out NAU, Tops Lumberjacks 96-73 CHENEY, Wash. – Northern Arizona was one step behind Eastern Washington when it came to boxing out, and the Eagles ability to out-rebound the...
January 16, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Falls to Colorado State, 160-140, in Closely Contested Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Colorado State swept the top three spots in the 200m individual medley – the day's second-to-final event – and...
January 15, 2016 | Track & Field Men Picked First, Women Second in the Preseason Conference Coaches' Poll FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the Northern Arizona University track and field team preparing for its first meet of the indoor season tomorrow, the Big...
January 15, 2016 | Women's Volleyball Celebrate with NAU Volleyball at Team Banquet at The Oakmont FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team will be holding their team banquet on Sunday, Jan. 24 at The Oakmont at 6 p.m. and is...
January 15, 2016 | Track & Field Previewing the 2016 Lumberjack Track and Field Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With another track and field season quickly approaching, it is time to rundown the 2016 roster and take a look at what this...
January 15, 2016 | Men's Basketball Late Run Comes Up Short for NAU, Falls at Idaho 83-76 MOSCOW, Idaho – Northern Arizona made a late surge on the road at Idaho led by 19 points from junior forward Ako Kaluna, but it wasn’t...
January 14, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Outshot from Three-Point Range in Loss to Idaho FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Despite a season-best performance from freshman Kaleigh Paplow and another stellar all-around performance by junior Taylor...
January 14, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Back at Home Saturday Versus Colorado State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – All that stands between the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team and the Western Athletic Conference Championships are...
January 13, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Lands in the Preseason Poll Top Five FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the first official practice of the spring season right around the corner, the Big Sky Conference office released today...
January 13, 2016 | Women's Tennis Northern Arizona Women's Tennis Picked to Finish Fourth in the Big Sky FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It won’t be long until the spring season for the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will be in full...
January 12, 2016 | Football Cookus Named CFPA FCS National Performer of the Year CHARLESTON, S.C. – Northern Arizona’s Case Cookus earned the 2015 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) National Performer of the...
January 12, 2016 | Football Hawkins Recognized With CFPA Punter Award CHARLESTON, S.C. – Northern Arizona’s Ryan Hawkins was recognized by the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) with the 2015 Football...
January 12, 2016 | Football Trio of Lumberjacks Receive “Fab Fifty” All-American Team Recognition CHICAGO, Ill. - A trio of Northern Arizona football players have been recognized on the College Sporting News 2015 Fabulous Fifty FCS All-America...
January 12, 2016 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Player Ali Lixandru to Play for the Romanian National Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In less than a week, Northern Arizona University women’s soccer player Ali Lixandru will head to Spain to represent the...
January 12, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Wraps Up Homestand with Idaho, Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - A return home was what the Northern Arizona women's basketball team needed last week as they put an end to their four-game losing...
January 12, 2016 | Men's Basketball NAU Ready for Road Games at Idaho and Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (3-11, 1-2 BSC) continues its three-game road trip at Idaho (10-6, 2-1 BSC) and Eastern Washington (7-8, 1-2...
January 9, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Pick Up Big Sky Road Win at Southern Utah, 73-63 CEDAR CITY, Utah – Five players scored in double figures as Northern Arizona (2-12, 1-2 BSC) topped Southern Utah (3-10, 1-2 BSC) on the road...
January 9, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Defeats Southern Utah, 57-48, in Return to the Dome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A 15-5 third quarter provided the cushion the Northern Arizona women's basketball team needed to erase the zero in their Big...
January 8, 2016 | Football Cookus Receives FCS STATS National Freshman of the Year Honors FRISCO, Texas - Northern Arizona quarterback Case Cookus received the award for STATS FCS Freshman Player of the Year tonight in Frisco, Texas at the...
January 8, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Crushes Oregon State for Second All-Time Win in Tucson TUCSON, Ariz. – Flagstaff may be covered from this week's snow storm, but the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team was hot enough to melt...
January 8, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops' Brittani Lusain Suspended Indefinitely FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona women's basketball junior Brittani Lusain has been suspended indefinitely for violation of team and...
January 7, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Opens Season-Long Homestand Saturday Versus Southern Utah FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - For the first time in nearly a month, the Northern Arizona women's basketball team will be back at home in what they hope will cure...
January 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Rivalry Week: ‘Jacks at Southern Utah for Saturday Night Showdown FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (2-11, 0-2 BSC) embarks on the first trip of a three-game road swing. The Lumberjacks and Southern Utah...
January 6, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Takes on Arizona, Oregon State on Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The countdown to the Western Athletic Conference Championships is at seven weeks and the Northern Arizona swimming &...
January 5, 2016 | Football Lumberjack Football to Hold Walk-On Meeting Jan. 18 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona Football Program will have a mandatory meeting for players interested in walking on to the team on Monday,...
January 2, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Shocked by Montana State in 86-77 Overtime Loss BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team was unable to hold a 17-point lead in the fourth quarter as Montana State stormed...
January 2, 2016 | Men's Basketball Yanku joins the 1,000-Point Club. ‘Jacks fall in double OT to MSU 74-72 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the second game in a row Northern Arizona found itself playing in overtime, but it couldn’t turn the tides in its...
December 31, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Drops Big Sky Opener, 81-58, to Montana MISSOULA, Mont. – Montana utilized a 16-4 run in the third quarter to break open a close game, and flexed its muscles to hand the Northern...
December 31, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Fall in Double OT New Year’s Eve Thriller FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (2-10, 0-1 BSC) and Montana (6-6, 1-0 BSC) put on a show at the Walkup Skydome in the first game of Big Sky...
December 31, 2015 15 of the Best Moments of 2015 for NAU Athletics Before you say “goodbye” to 2015, check out 15 of the best moments of 2015 for Northern Arizona Athletics in no particular order. The...
December 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Celebrate New Year’s Eve Early with NAU Basketball FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Before the clock strikes midnight, join the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team for a noon tip-off versus Montana in...
December 29, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Opens Conference Play, the New Year at Montana and Montana State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team will ring in the New Year with the start of conference play this week on the road. The...
December 26, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 2015 NAU Volleyball Season Recap FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Think of the word "historic." That singular word is defined as "having great and lasting importance." Or,...
December 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Golden Hurricane Storm Past NAU, 90-55 TULSA, Okla. – Northern Arizona completed its final game of non-conference play tonight as it fell to Tulsa, 90-55, on the road at the Reynolds...
December 22, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Denied of Upset at Iowa State, 79-63 AMES, Iowa – For the second straight game on the road against a Power Five conference school, the Northern Arizona women's basketball team gave...
December 22, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Brown's Florida Performance Earns Her WAC Swimmer of the Week DENVER, Colo. – Senior Kendall Brown continues to dominate the Western Athletic Conference's weekly honors this season, as she was named the WAC...
December 21, 2015 | Football Case Cookus Named Jerry Rice Award Winner Freshman quarterback Case Cookus continues to ring in the accolades, as he was chosen as the fifth recipient of the Jerry Rice FCS Award presented by...
December 21, 2015 | Football Hawkins Named AFCA All-American WACO, Texas – Northern Arizona senior Ryan Hawkins was named to the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) FCS All-America Team, the...
December 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Drops 84-57 Decision on the Road at Little Rock LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Northern Arizona showed improvement in the second half, but it wasn’t enough as the Lumberjacks fell to undefeated Little...
December 19, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Falls Short of Monumental Win at Nebraska LINCOLN, Neb. – For nearly 26 of the 40-minute game on Saturday, the Northern Arizona women's basketball team found themselves ahead on the...
December 19, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Earns Two Victories at FAU Fun Invite BOCA RATON, Fla. – In their final meet of the calendar year, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team came away with a 2-1 dual record on...
December 19, 2015 | Men's Basketball Up Next: Final Non-Conference Games at Little Rock and Tulsa FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (2-7) will play its final two non-conference games on the road over the next three days. First up the...
December 18, 2015 14 Student-Athletes Honored at NAU Fall Commencement FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona had 14 student-athletes receive their degrees from the university today during the Fall 2015 commencement...
December 18, 2015 | Football Cookus and Hawkins Voted to Walter Camp All-America Team NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Northern Arizona’s Case Cookus and Ryan Hawkins received additional postseason honors today as both players were voted...
December 18, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Adds Five Freshmen for 2016 Big Sky Title Defense FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Right in the middle of the holiday season, the Northern Arizona volleyball team received early gifts last month during the...
December 17, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Closes Non-Conference Slate at Nebraska and Iowa State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Just two games remain before the Northern Arizona women's basketball team enters their Big Sky portion of the season, and it will...
December 17, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Concludes First Half of Season in Florida on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With finals behind them, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team faces their next test on Saturday at the FAU FUN...
December 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball No. 12/13 Arizona Knocks Off NAU, 92-37 TUCSON, Ariz. – Northern Arizona’s tough non-conference schedule continued tonight, as it fell to No. 12/13 Arizona at the McKale Center....
December 16, 2015 | Football Hawkins, Cookus, and Butler Add AP FCS All-America to Resumes For the third time this postseason, Northern Arizona senior punter Ryan Hawkins, sophomore wide receiver Emmanuel Butler, and freshman quarterback...
December 16, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Becomes First Lumberjack Selected to AVCA All-American Team OMAHA, Neb. – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg has attained milestones throughout the course of this season, but maybe none as monumental as her most...
December 15, 2015 | Football Butler, Hawkins, and Cookus Pick Up STATS FCS All-America Honors (STATS) – A trio of Northern Arizona football players were named to the STATS FCS All-America teams today, announced by the organization....
December 14, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops Set for Wednesday Night Game at Top 25 Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (2-6) returns to the court this Wednesday when it travels to No. 12/13 Arizona (9-1). Tip-off at the McKale...
December 12, 2015 | Women's Basketball 'Jacks Survive the Red Storm to Cling to 68-66 Victory FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team held as big as an 18-point lead, then needed to make a last possession defensive...
December 11, 2015 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Wrap-Up Action in First Meet of the 2015-16 Season BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – In what was the first official meet for the 2015-16 Northern Arizona University track and field team, redshirt-junior Futsum...
December 11, 2015 | Women's Basketball Lumberjack Women's Hoops Sings Holiday Tunes at The Peaks Community FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The holiday season is upon everyone and that brought the Northern Arizona women's basketball team to The Peaks Senior Living...
December 11, 2015 | Football Four Lumberjacks Earn College Sports Madness All-American Honors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Four Northern Arizona football players were selected to the College Sports Madness FCS All-American Teams, announced by the...
December 10, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Finishes Week on Saturday Versus Dixie State in the Dome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team plays their final non-conference home game on Saturday in the Walkup Skydome with...
December 9, 2015 | Women's Basketball Rader and Young's Career-High Nights Not Enough in NAU's Loss at Colorado BOULDER, Colo. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team received career-best scoring games from freshman Alyssa Rader and redshirt junior...
December 8, 2015 | Football NAU’s Case Cookus Named STATS FCS Freshman Player of the Year (STATS) - Northern Arizona quarterback Case Cookus has been named the STATS FCS Freshman of the Year, announced today by the organization. Cookus, a...
December 8, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Rises to the Top as AVCA All-Region First Team Honoree LEXINGTON, Ky. – Already named the Big Sky's Regular Season and Tournament Most Valuable Player, senior Janae Vander Ploeg picked up an even...
December 8, 2015 | Cross Country Recapping the 2015 Lumberjack Cross Country Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Entering the 2015 campaign, the Northern Arizona University men’s cross country team was in search of its ninth-straigh...
December 8, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Geiger and Staffeldt Honored as the WAC's Weekly Best DENVER, Colo. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team picked up their fifth weekly award of the season from the Western Athletic...
December 7, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Takes Win Streak into Wednesday's Contest at Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball looks to extend their winning streak to three on Wednesday with a midweek trip to Colorado...
December 6, 2015 | Men's Basketball Cold Shooting Halts NAU on the Road at CSU Bakersfield BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Northern Arizona continued to struggle in road play this season as it fell to CSU Bakersfield tonight at the Icardo Center...
December 5, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Makes a Statement in 178-122 Win Versus NMSU LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The challenge on Saturday was a tough one, but the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team made an early statement in...
December 4, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Pulls Away from UC Irvine to Pick Up First Road Win of Season IRVINE, Calif. – Junior Brittani Lusain and freshman Alyssa Rader both reached the 20-point mark and senior Monique Mulder played the role of...
December 4, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Expands Its Reach with the Addition of KHAC 880 AM FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department is proud to announce the addition of KHAC 880 AM as an affiliate to the Northern...
December 3, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball's Fight Falls Shy in NCAA Tourney Loss to San Diego LOS ANGELES, Calif. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team's trademark fight and refusal to never give up was once again on full display...
December 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Against Roadrunners Slated for Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona will play its fifth game away from Flagstaff this Saturday as it travels to Cal State Bakersfield to face...
December 3, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving 'Jacks Return to the Pool Saturday at New Mexico State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team becomes one again for the first time in three weeks this Saturday for the...
December 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Heartbreaking 98-94 Double OT Loss for Men’s Hoops to Hampton FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It took 250 minutes of play for Northern Arizona (2-5) and Hampton (3-3) to find a winner tonight at the Walkup Skydome, as...
December 2, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU’s Martin Named a Nominee for the 2016 Allstate NABC Good Works Team® INDIANAPOLIS , Ind. – The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and...
December 1, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Lumberjack Volleyball Faces San Diego in NCAA First Round on Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Hoping to keep their historic season going in a big way, the Northern Arizona volleyball team opens up the NCAA Tournament on...
December 1, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Rides Mulder's Hot Shooting Past New Mexico Highlands, 91-43 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – By the end of a morning tip-off on Field Trip Day, the Northern Arizona women’s basketball team had served a plate full...
November 30, 2015 | Men's Basketball ‘Jacks Fall to Norfolk State Down the Stretch, 70-66 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team played in the Walkup Skydome for the first time since their stellar...
November 29, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Begins NCAA Tournament with San Diego Thursday in Los Angeles FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The wait is over, and the Northern Arizona volleyball team is headed west to Los Angeles for the start of the NCAA Volleyball...
November 29, 2015 | Women's Basketball 'Jacks Host New Mexico Highlands in Skydome Tuesday for Field Trip Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - For the first time this season, the Northern Arizona women's basketball team will play in the Walkup Skydome on Tuesday in their...
November 28, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Falls to New Mexico State, 87-53 LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Freshman Alyssa Rader registered career-highs of 19 points and 15 rebounds and junior Rene Coggins added 15 points, but the...
November 27, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Troubled by Turnovers in Loss to Long Beach State LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Long Beach State responded strongly after the Northern Arizona women's basketball team cut its deficit to one, and the...
November 27, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Norfolk State Monday Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will play its second straight home game on Monday, Nov. 30, when it welcomes...
November 25, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Heads to Las Cruces for Weekend Thanksgiving Tournament FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team was thankful to get their first win out of the way this past Sunday, but they hope...
November 24, 2015 | Football 14 Lumberjacks Pick Up All-Big Sky Honors OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona had 14 players earn a total of 15 honors when the All-Big Sky Conference teams were released today by the league...
November 24, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Jackson Collects Third WAC Diver of the Week Award of the Season DENVER, Colo. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team has had three weekends of competition thus far this season. Senior Chelsea...
November 24, 2015 | Football NAU’s Case Cookus Named a Finalist for STATS FCS Offensive and Freshman Player of the Year (STATS) – Quarterback Case Cookus landed at Northern Arizona very late in the summer, and for that the Lumberjacks are grateful the Thousand...
November 23, 2015 | Men's Basketball ‘Jacks Axe San Diego Christian 81-65 in Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Ako Kaluna sparked the Northern Arizona offense tonight with a career-high 25 points, as the Lumberjacks registered a 81-65...
November 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer After a Stellar Career in Blue and Gold, Wingender is Ready to Chase Life's Next Adventure FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The million dollar question that creeps up on every student-athlete after their time spent in a uniform is over can be summed...
November 23, 2015 | Football NAU Football Honors Team at End of the Year Ceremony FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team finished the 2015 season with heavy hearts, but their heads held high. For a team that...
November 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Hosts San Diego Christian in Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After playing its first-four games away from Flagstaff, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host San Diego...
November 22, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Diving Places Six in Top 16 on Platform to Close Wildcat Invitational TUCSON, Ariz. – In their first platform competition of the season, and final day of the Wildcat Diving Invitational, the Northern Arizona divers...
November 22, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Races Out to Early Lead in First Win of the Season Versus Lamar FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team run and gunned Lamar from the opening tip and left the Cardinals gasping at...
November 21, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Sweeps Idaho State to Win Big Sky Tournament Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Idaho State had the championship experience, making its fourth consecutive appearance in the Big Sky tournament championship....
November 21, 2015 | Football Lumberjacks Fall in Regular Season Final to No. 18/20 Southern Utah CEDAR CITY, Utah – No. 20/24 Northern Arizona entered Eccles Coliseum today with a chance at a share of the Big Sky regular season title. The...
November 21, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Diving Seniors Shine on Second Day of Wildcat Diving Invite Townsend was one of three Lumberjacks to advance to the consolation final as she was joined in the second-eight divers by junior Alexa Geiger and...
November 21, 2015 | Cross Country Townsend Records Impressive Performance at 2015 Nationals LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Redshirt-junior Melanie Townsend has some more hardware to add to her collection, as the Northern Arizona University cross...
November 21, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU and Idaho State Battle for Big Sky Volleyball Championship Tonight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team is one win from Big Sky supremacy and a ticket punched to the NCAA Tournament. To accomplish...
November 20, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Notches School Record 27th Win, Moves on to Big Sky Tourney Final FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the second straight night, the Northern Arizona volleyball team was scorching offensively. Senior Janae Vander Ploeg and...
November 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Northern Arizona Tops Embry-Riddle 90-57 in Game Played on the Navajo Nation of Window Rock FORT DEFIANCE, Ariz. – Junior forward Ako Kaluna registered a double-double tonight and it was a win-win for Northern Arizona (1-3) over...
November 20, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Jackson and Geiger Lead Strong First Day for NAU Divers in Tucson TUCSON, Ariz. – Led by senior Chelsea Jackson and junior Alexa Geiger's finals appearances, the Northern Arizona divers started the Wildcat...
November 20, 2015 | Cross Country Townsend Set to Compete in Second-Straight National Race FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University redshirt-junior Melanie Townsend is preparing to race on the largest cross country stage in the...
November 20, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Returns to Rolle on Sunday Versus Lamar FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team looks to secure their first victory of the season on Sunday when they return to the...
November 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Advances to Semifinals with Southern Utah Sweep FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Just 12 days after grinding their way past Southern Utah, the Northern Arizona volleyball team struck fast, struck early and...
November 19, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Versus Embry-Riddle Tomorrow Night on the Navajo Nation FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It’s not too late to get your tickets for Northern Arizona men’s hoops versus Embry-Riddle tomorrow night at the...
November 19, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Signs Pair of NLIs in Fall Signing Period FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team took their first steps towards building their incoming freshman class of 2016...
November 18, 2015 | Men's Basketball No. 10 Gonzaga Pulls Away From NAU, 91-52 SPOKANE, Wash - No. 10 Gonzaga (1-0) proved to be a tough competitor on the road for Northern Arizona men’s hoops, as the Bulldogs topped the...
November 18, 2015 | Football Lumberjack Football in Position for a Share of the Big Sky Title This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – No. 20/24 Northern Arizona (7-3, 5-2 BSC) has set itself up with a showdown at No. 18/20 for the HintonBurdick Grand Canyon...
November 18, 2015 | Football Cookus, Jahn, and Hawkins Make CFPA Watch Lists CHARLESTON, South Carolina – Case Cookus, Casey Jahn, and Ryan Hawkins find themselves on the latest College Football Performance Awards (CFPA)...
November 18, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Named MVP; Bock, Barton and Jacobsen Earn All-Big Sky Honors OGDEN, Utah – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg has recorded one of the single great seasons in school history this fall, and on Wednesday she became...
November 18, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Divers Travel to Tucson for Weekend Wildcat Diving Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona divers will head down to Tucson this weekend for the annual Wildcat Diving Invitational at the Universit...
November 17, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU's Second Straight Comeback Bid Falls Short to UTEP, 77-66 EL PASO, Texas – Despite double-digit scoring from five players, the script for the Northern Arizona women's basketball team's game Tuesday...
November 17, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Begins Quest for Tournament Title with Southern Utah on Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - After clinching the Big Sky regular season title outright for the first time in school history last week, the Northern Arizona...
November 17, 2015 | Women's Soccer Looking Back: A Memorable 2015 Season for NAU Soccer FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off a Big Sky Conference Championship in 2014, the bar was high for the Northern Arizona University women’s...
November 17, 2015 | Football Cookus Named to STATS FCS Offensive Player of the Year Watch List (STATS) – Northern Arizona quarterback Case Cookus has been added to the STATS FCS Offensive Player of the Year Watch List, announced Tuesday by...
November 17, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim and Dive's Jackson, Staffeldt Sweep WAC Athlete of the Week Honors DENVER, Colo. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team swept the Western Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week awards announced by...
November 16, 2015 | Men's Basketball Hot Shooting Second Half by the Broncos, Sinks Lumberjacks on the Road BOISE, Idaho – Jaleni Neely led Northern Arizona with 20 points on the road at Boise State, but the Broncos used a second half surge to pull...
November 16, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Get Your Tickets to the 2015 Big Sky Volleyball Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team will host the 2015 Big Sky Volleyball Championship this week in the Rolle Activity...
November 16, 2015 | Women's Golf Reyes, Skibba Commit to NAU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After coming off a solid fall season, one that ended with them placing third overall at the Fighting Camel Classic, the...
November 16, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Rounds Out Its Fall Campaign at ASU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team wrapped up its fall campaign this weekend (Nov . 13-15) at the...
November 16, 2015 | Football Cookus Picks Up Numerous Player of the Week Accolades FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Freshman quarterback Case Cookus elevated his game this past weekend, resulting in numerous national and conference player of...
November 16, 2015 | Football Lumberjacks Climb Up the Polls FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team finds itself ranked for the second straight week, as it enters the final weekend of...
November 15, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to Boise State for Monday Night Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (0-1) will play its second game of the season on the road at Boise State (0-1). Tip-off at the Taco Bell...
November 15, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Nearly Overcomes Halftime Deficit in 61-52 Season Opening Loss to Hawai'i FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Trailing by 14 at halftime, the Northern Arizona women's basketball team cut their deficit to two in the fourth quarter, but...
November 14, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Rolls Past PSU Into Big Sky Tourney with Senior Night Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team honored the winningest senior class in school history prior to Saturday's match, then...
November 14, 2015 | Football No. 25 Northern Arizona Rolls Past Sacramento State 49-35 on Senior Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – No. 25 Northern Arizona won its fourth-consecutive game and finished the 2015 regular season at the Walkup Skydome going a...
November 14, 2015 | Cross Country NAU's Melanie Townsend Headed to Second-Straight NCAA National Invite INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A day after competing at the Mountain Regional Championships, redshirt-junior Melanie Townsend will represent the Northern...
November 14, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Dominates Northern Colorado for 214-86 Victory GREELEY, Colo. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team was nothing short of dominant in cruising past Northern Colorado, 214-86, on...
November 13, 2015 | Men's Basketball Yanku Breaks NAU Career Free Throw Record, NAU Falls at Washington State 82-70 in Season Opener PULLMAN, Wash. – Northern Arizona (0-1) shot 81 percent from the free throw line in the first half, but it came up short on the road at...
November 14, 2015 | Cross Country Great Improvements and Performances Highlight Regionals for NAU ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. ? After an eventful day at the 2015 Mountain Regional Championships, the Northern Arizona University cross country teams earned...
November 13, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Splits First Road Meet with Air Force Victory, Falls to Wyoming LARAMIE, Wyo. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team's first road meet of the season on Friday was highlighted by two overall event...
November 13, 2015 | Women's Tennis Q&A with Women's Tennis Player Hailey Rochin FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Meet Hailey Rochin, a junior on the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team from Tucson, Ariz. Rochin has...
November 13, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Winningest Volleyball Senior Class to Be Honored on Senior Night on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Four years ago, the Northern Arizona volleyball team received National Letters of intent from Payton Bock and Janae Vander...
November 13, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball and Window Rock Alum Reflects on Her Career FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Next Friday, Nov. 20, the Northern Arizona men's basketball team will host Embry-Riddle at the BeeHoldzil Fighting Scouts...
November 12, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Clinches First Big Sky Regular Season Title with Record 13th Consecutive Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg wears the jersey #13, so it was fitting that she would rip the match's final point on Thursday to...
November 12, 2015 | Women's Basketball 'Jacks Open Season Sunday at Home Versus Hawai'i, Travel to UTEP FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The wait is over as the Northern Arizona women's basketball team tips-off the 2015-16 season on Sunday with their home opener in...
November 10, 2015 | Women's Tennis Lumberjack Women's Tennis Wrapping up the 2015 Fall Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will round out its fall season this weekend, Nov. 13-15, at the...
November 12, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Basketball Adds Two During the Early Signing Period FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona head coach Jack Murphy adds two to the Lumberjack family, as Aziz Seck and Ray Robinson have both signed...
November 11, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Men's Basketball Hits the Road for Season Opener at Washington State The Northern Arizona men's basketball team will open the season this Friday, Nov. 13 on the road at Washington State. The game will be televised on...
November 11, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Inks Four NLI Signees for 2016-17 Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The start of the 2015-16 season may be four days away, but the Northern Arizona women’s basketball team have added...
November 11, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Takes to the Road for First Time This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a week off from competition, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team hits the road for the first time this...
November 11, 2015 | Football Lumberjacks Put Home Winning Streak on the Line This Saturday Versus Sacramento State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (6-3, 4-2 BSC) host Sacramento State (2-7, 1-5 BSC) this Saturday on Senior Day. The Lumberjacks have won...
November 11, 2015 | Cross Country Previewing this Weekend's Mountain Regional Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In what could be the final meet for both squads in 2015, the Northern Arizona University cross country teams are preparing to...
November 10, 2015 | Men's Basketball Kris Yanku Named to the Lou Henson Award Preseason Player of the Year Watch List Boston, Mass. – Northern Arizona junior guard Kris Yanku has been named to the 2015 Lou Henson Award Preseason Watch List. The Lou Henson Award...
November 10, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Hosts Sacramento State, Portland State in Final Week of Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team needs one win in its last two to close out the regular season this week to wrap up the...
November 10, 2015 | Men's Basketball Tickets On Sale Now for NAU Men’s Hoops Versus Embry-Riddle on the Navajo Nation FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Get your tickets now for Northern Arizona men’s basketball versus Embry-Riddle on Nov. 20 at the BeeHoldzil Fighting...
November 9, 2015 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Closes out Fall Campaign at Grand Canyon Invite FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men's tennis team closed out its fall season at the Grand Canyon Invite this past weekend...
November 9, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Returns Home from Grand Canyon Invite FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team competed in its second to last fall tournament at Grand Canyon...
November 9, 2015 | Football Lumberjack Football Cracks Top 25 FCS Coaches’ Poll FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After rolling past No. 4 Eastern Washington with ease, the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks were rewarded with a Top 25 ranking...
November 9, 2015 | Football Ryan Hawkins Earns Second Straight Big Sky POW Honor OGDEN, Utah - For the second straight week, Northern Arizona punter/kicker Ryan Hawkins had been named the ROOT Sports Big Sky Special Teams Player of...
November 8, 2015 | Women's Basketball 2015-16 NAU Women's Basketball Season Outlook FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team heads into the 2015-16 season as a program that continues to be on the rise. Coming...
November 7, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Outlasts Southern Utah to Equal Program-Best 12-Match Win Streak FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Some wins take a little more fight than others, and Saturday night proved that victories are not cheaper by the dozen. The...
November 7, 2015 | Football NAU Stuns No. 4 Eastern Washington on the Road, 52-30 CHENEY, Wash. – In front of a sell-out crowd, the Lumberjacks stunned No. 4 Eastern Washington with a 52-30 victory on homecoming. The defeat...
November 6, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Falls to Cal Baptist, 89-70, in Exhibition Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior Kris Yanku led four Northern Arizona men's basketball players in double-figure scoring with 17 points, but the...
November 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jacks Push Win Streak to 11, Sky Past Eagles in Three Sets CHENEY, Wash. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team hit .316 and topped Eastern Washington in a dual between Big Sky division leaders, posting...
November 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Freshman Guard Mike Green Mike Green Comes to NAU from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The freshman guard competed at South Plantation High School his junior year, where he was named the...
November 5, 2015 | Women's Tennis Grand Canyon Invite Up Next For NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team is nearing the end of its fall campaign as they are set for...
November 5, 2015 | Men's Tennis Final Fall Tournament Ahead for NAU Men's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team will close out their fall season at the Grand Canyon University...
November 4, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Cal Baptist This Friday in an Exhibition FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This Friday at 6:30 p.m. catch Northern Arizona men’s basketball versus Cal Baptist in an exhibition game at the Rolle...
November 4, 2015 NCAA Graduation Success Rate Demonstrates NAU’s Academic Priorities INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University shared the top spot in the Big Sky Conference with an NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84,...
November 4, 2015 | Football Eddie Horn Named to 2015 CFPA FCS Defensive Back Award Watch List CHARLESTON, S.C. – Northern Arizona senior safety Eddie Horn has been named to the 2015 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) FCS Defensive...
November 4, 2015 | Track & Field NAU Assistant Coach Jumps His Way Into the Record Books FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Most would consider winning one medal at a world championship event an outstanding achievement. So when Northern Arizona...
November 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball A New Season Awaits Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Northern Arizona men’s basketball is set to open their 2015-16 season. The Lumberjacks are coming off a remarkable run in the CollegeInsider.com...
November 3, 2015 | Football Explosive Offensive Matchup Set for Saturday at No. 4 Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – There’s an offensive showdown set for Northern Arizona (5-3, 3-2 BSC) and No. 4 Eastern Washington (6-2, 6-0 BSC) this...
November 3, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Faces Split Weekend on Road at EWU, Home at SUU on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team makes one final road trip, albeit an abbreviated one, on Thursday to face Eastern Washington...
November 3, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Jackson, Brown Earn Season's First WAC Athlete of the Week Awards DENVER, Colo. – Senior Chelsea Jackson picked up her first Western Athletic Conference Diver of the Week award of the season, and fifth of her...
November 3, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Picks Up Four 2015 All-Big Sky Conference Honors OGDEN, Utah – Four Northern Arizona University women’s soccer players claimed 2015 All-Big Sky Conference honors, the league office...
November 2, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Makes League History with Third Straight Big Sky POTW Award OGDEN, Utah – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg made Big Sky Conference history on Monday, as she became the first player in league history to be...
November 2, 2015 | Football STATS FCS National Offensive Player of the Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The honors continue to roll in for Northern Arizona freshman quarterback Case Cookus, as he was named the STATS FCS National...
November 2, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Come in at No. 8, No. 7 in the Final NCAA Division I Regional Polls NEW ORLEANS, La. – After competing at conference championships last weekend, the Northern Arizona University men’s squad comes in as the...
November 2, 2015 | Men's Tennis Lee Advances to Singles Semifinals at 2015 UNLV Fall Invite FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team competed at the 2015 Larry Easley Memorial Classic at...
November 2, 2015 | Women's Tennis Lumberjack Women's Tennis Finds More Success at UNM Fall Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team picked up right where they left off after a successful weekend at...
November 2, 2015 | Football Cookus and Hawkins Earn Player of the Week Honors Ogden, Utah – Freshman quarterback Case Cookus and senior punter/kicker Ryan Hawkins were named Big Sky ROOT Sports Players of the Week,...
October 31, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Records 10th Straight Win with Four-Set Defeat of Weber State OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona volleyball team overcame an offensive output that hit at a .188 clip by holding Weber State to .104 to win...
October 31, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Earn Second and Third Place Finishes in Conference Championships CEDAR CITY, Utah – The Northern Arizona University men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the Big Sky Conference...
October 31, 2015 | Football Record Setting Night for NAU Propels Football to 63-21 Victory Over Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Case Cookus tied a Northern Arizona passing touchdowns record of seven as he led the Lumberjacks to a 63-21 victory over...
October 31, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving 'Jacks Conclude Double Dual Weekend with Losses to LSU and Wyoming FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team posted three overall event victories on Saturday to close out their first...
October 30, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Opens Season with Strong Effort Versus LSU and Wyoming FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team knew the competition would be stiff during their season-opening double dual,...
October 30, 2015 | Women's Soccer Braly Strikes With 13 Seconds Left, NAU Soccer and Southern Utah End in Double OT Draw Cedar City, Utah – Head Coach Andre Luciano and his squad knew there was a lot riding on today's game against Southern Utah University. A double...
October 30, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Looking to Defend Big Sky Titles this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University cross country teams are headed to Cedar City, Utah, to compete in the 2015 Big Sky Conference...
October 29, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Lumberjack Volleyball, Vander Ploeg Enjoy Special Night in Idaho State Sweep POCATELLO, Idaho – What was a head-to-head match between two 9-1 teams, the Northern Arizona volleyball team enjoyed a special night on...
October 29, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Set for UNM Fall Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will kick off competition at the University of New Mexico Fall...
October 29, 2015 | Women's Soccer Wingender Named to CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-District FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced this morning the 2015 Academic All-District teams for...
October 28, 2015 | Men's Tennis Up Next for NAU Men's Tennis: UNLV Larry Easley Memorial Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team will be in route to Las Vegas, Nev. this week as they are set for...
October 29, 2015 Buy Your Tickets Now for the NAU Basketball Tip-Off Luncheon FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It’s that time of the year to start getting ready for the Northern Arizona Men’s and Women’s Basketball...
October 28, 2015 | Football Trick or Treat with NAU Football This Saturday Versus Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Saturday marks the second straight week for Northern Arizona (4-3, 2-2 BSC) football at home in the Walkup Skydome. The...
October 28, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #19 Adrian Nixt FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Sophomore forward on the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team Adrian Nixt comes from Portland, Ore. where...
October 28, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Welcomes LSU and Wyoming for Two-Day Combined Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – If Friday and Saturday's Northern Arizona swimming & diving meet is indeed the Lumberjacks' final meet in the Wall...
October 27, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Volleyball Travels to Idaho State, Weber State with First Place At Stake FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - First place in the Big Sky Conference, and possibly the inside track to hosting the conference championships, will be on the line...
October 27, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Preparing for Last Regular Season Game at Southern Utah FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two big wins this past weekend, Northern Arizona University women’s soccer will take on the Southern Utah...
October 27, 2015 | Women's Soccer Braly Tabbed Big Sky Soccer Co-Offensive Player of the Week OGDEN, UTAH. – This afternoon (Oct. 27) the Big Sky Conference office announced that Northern Arizona University women’s soccer player...
October 27, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Alum Erikka Banks to Start Pro Career in Iceland FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball international pipeline can add another branch with 2015 graduate Erikka Banks signing...
October 26, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Honored as BSC's Best for Second Straight Week, Third Time This Season OGDEN, Utah – For the second consecutive week and third time this season, senior Janae Vander Ploeg was the Big Sky's best, as she was named Big...
October 26, 2015 | Men's Tennis Lumberjack Men's Tennis Finishes Competition at ITA Mountain Regionals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team competed at the ITA Mountain Regional Championships this past weekend...
October 26, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Coaches Andy Johns & Nikki Huffman: 20 Years and Counting FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Think back 20 years and imagine how all that has happened the last two decades. Everyone goes through change, as it is...
October 25, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Snaps Weber State's Four-Game Win Streak, Seniors Leave Victorious FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team was long overdue for an overtime victory. In their sixth overtime...
October 25, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving 2015-16 NAU Swimming & Diving Season Outlook FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Possibly deeper? Possibly better? Even after consecutive Western Athletic Conference championships, could the 2015-16...
October 24, 2015 | Football NAU Secures Homecoming Win with 52-36 Victory Over Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In front of a homecoming crowd of 8,367, the Northern Arizona University football team captured a 52-36 victory over Weber...
October 24, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Registers School Record Eighth Straight Big Sky Win Versus UNC FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nothing came easy and every point was earned on Saturday, but the Northern Arizona volleyball team snapped a six-match home...
October 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer A Senior Tribute: NAU Women's Soccer to Celebrate the Class of 2015 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In what seems like the blink of an eye, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer season is drawing to an end with...
October 23, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Log Third-Place Finishes in Final Regular Season Invite TEMPE, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University cross country teams wrapped up the 2015 regular season this afternoon, with both squads earning...
October 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Edges Idaho State 2-1 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This evening (Oct. 23), the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team snagged their fourth conference win of the...
October 23, 2015 | Women's Golf Freshman Sofya Anokhina Hightlights This Week’s FNF Feature FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University golf team ended its fall season this past week with a third-place finish at the Fighting...
October 23, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Class Q&A's: Freshmen FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimmers and divers took the time to answer questions with NAU Athletics Communications. Today, the...
October 22, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Uses Season-Best Attack to Sweep North Dakota FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In their annual Dig Pink match, the Northern Arizona volleyball team had North Dakota green with envy during dominating...
October 22, 2015 | Men's Tennis Tim Handel Upsets the No. 9 Seed, Advances to the Round of 16 at ITA Regionals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the second day of ITA Mountain Regional Championships, Northern Arizona University men’s tennis player Tim Handel...
October 22, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Looks to End Regular Season on Strong Note at ASU Invite FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University cross country teams will look to finish off the regular season strong this Friday when they...
October 21, 2015 | Football Lumberjacks and Wildcats Set for Homecoming GOLD OUT FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It’s a GOLD OUT this Saturday, as Northern Arizona hosts Weber State for Homecoming. Kickoff at the Walkup Skydome is...
October 21, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #21 Missy Kettelkamp FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Phoenix, Ariz. native and sophomore on the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team Missy Kettelkamp was a...
October 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Men’s Basketball to Play Game in Window Rock on the Navajo Nation FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department has announced that it will play a regular season game on the Navajo Nation in...
October 20, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Close Out Fall Season with Third-Place Finish BUIES CREEK, N.C. – The Northern Arizona University golf team wrapped up the final round of its 2015 fall season Tuesday at the Fighting Camel...
October 20, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer To Take on Idaho State, Weber State This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It is officially crunch time for Northern Arizona University women’s soccer as they head into this weekend in pursuit...
October 20, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Lumberjacks Wrap Up Homestand with North Division Foes UND, UNC FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team wraps up its season-long homestand this week, and starts the final half of the conference...
October 20, 2015 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Set for Competition at ITA Mountain Regionals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team is set to compete at the 2015 ITA Mountain Regional Championships at...
October 19, 2015 | Football Cookus Named to CFPA Midseason Watch List CHARLESTON, S.C. – Northern Arizona’s Case Cookus has been named to the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Midseason Watch List...
October 19, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Rises up at ITA Mountain Regional Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team competed at the ITA Mountain Regional Championships...
October 19, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks in Fourth-Place Heading Into Final Round of Fall BUIES CREEK, N.C. – After two rounds, the Northern Arizona University golf team sits in fourth place on the Fighting Camel Fall Classic...
October 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU's Vander Ploeg Receives Second Big Sky POTW Nod of 2015 OGDEN, Utah – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg had one of the finest matches of her career on Saturday in Northern Arizona volleyball's biggest match...
October 19, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Class Q&A's: Sophomores FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimmers and divers took the time to answer questions with NAU Athletics Communications. Today, take a...
October 19, 2015 | Cross Country USTFCCCA Releases Week Five Regional Poll NEW ORLEANS, L.A. – After their performance at the adidas Invitational last Friday, the Northern Arizona women’s cross country team has...
October 18, 2015 | Women's Golf NAU Finishes Opening Round of Fighting Camel Fall Classic BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Teeing off from the first round of the Fighting Camel Fall Classic Sunday morning, the Northern Arizona University golf team...
October 18, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Drops Conference Match to Big Sky Leader Idaho 4-1 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This afternoon (Oct. 18), the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team dropped their fourth conference contest...
October 17, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Moves into Tie for First in Big Sky South After Resounding Win over ISU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Saturday, the Rolle Activity Center was the epicenter of a colossal showdown between the top two teams in the Big Sky South...
October 17, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Set to Wrap-Up 2015 Fall Season in Buies Creek BUIES CREEK, N.C. – The Northern Arizona University golf team is gearing up for its last tournament of the fall season, with the squad set to...
October 16, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Rallies Late, Falls to Eastern Washington on the Road 4-2 CHENEY, Wash. – Despite a late second half run, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team came up short against No. 2 in the Big...
October 16, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Class Q&A's: Juniors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimmers and divers took the time to answer questions with NAU Athletics Communications. Today, the...
October 16, 2015 | Women's Soccer Athletic Attacker Meets Daunting Defender FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The stadium lights are on, highlighting the cleanly cut grass, freshly white-painted lines and the NAU soccer team is ready...
October 16, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjack Women Earn 21st, Men 30th at the adidas Invitational MADISON, Wis. – Competing in one of the largest and most competitive cross country meets in the nation, the Northern Arizona University...
October 16, 2015 | Women's Golf Q&A with Junior Kim Cifuentes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Meet Kim Cifuentes a junior from Gilbert, Ariz., who joined the Lumberjack family this past year. Before attending NAU, she...
October 15, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Holds off Weber State to Extend Season-Long Win Streak FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After splitting the first two sets, the Northern Arizona volleyball team needed a spark, and found it in an unlikely source...
October 15, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Prepare for adidas Invitational in Madison on Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University cross country teams are gearing up for one of the most highly-anticipated invites in the...
October 14, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swim & Dive Class Q&A's: Seniors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimmers and divers took the time to answer questions with NAU Athletics Communications. Today, here are...
October 13, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jacks Open Long Homestand with Weber State, Idaho State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team finally gets the chance to settle in at home this week after playing 12 of their last 13...
October 13, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer to Face Eastern Washington on the Road, Idaho at Home FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Only a few games remain in the Big Sky Conference season, and the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team is...
October 13, 2015 | Women's Tennis ITA Regionals: NAU Women's Tennis Looking to Build off Fall Season Momentum FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two fall tournaments for the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team and posting some notable results...
October 13, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops' Lusain Named to CSM Preseason Big Sky Second Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona women's basketball junior Brittani Lusain was named to the College Sports Madness (CSM) Big Sky Preseason...
October 12, 2015 | Women's Soccer More Than Meets the Eye: Life as Sisters on the NAU Women's Soccer Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – As the conference soccer season winds down and the stakes become even higher, what may get lost in the mix of statistics,...
October 12, 2015 | Men's Tennis Peleg, Taylor Win Consolation Finals at Balloon Fiesta Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, the University of Northern Arizona men’s tennis team competed at the Balloon Fiesta Invitational at the...
October 11, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Snags Second Conference Win Over North Dakota FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – History repeated itself this afternoon (Oct. 11) in Lumberjack Stadium as the Northern Arizona University women’s...
October 10, 2015 | Football NAU Stunned by UC Davis on the Road DAVIS, Calif. – After entering halftime with the game tied at 17-All, Northern Arizona (3-3, 1-2 BSC) was unable to score in the second half as...
October 10, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Bock Blocks the Bobcats in Bozeman to School Record in Three-Set Sweep BOZEMAN, Mont. – Saturday morning's match in Shroyer Gym was a matinee matchup between the Northern Arizona volleyball team and Montana State....
October 9, 2015 | Women's Soccer Kettelkamp Scores With Two Seconds Left, Sends Game Into Overtime Versus Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With a final score of 2-1, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team fell to the University of Northern...
October 9, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU's Blue Team Defeats Gold Team in Final Intrasquad Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Behind strong performances from senior Kendall Brown and senior Chelsea Jackson, the Blue Team ran away with a victory in...
October 9, 2015 | Women's Soccer Parking for the NAU Women's Soccer Game Tonight (Oct. 9) against Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For those planning to attend the Northern Arizona Women’s soccer game tonight (Oct. 9), the main parking lot normally...
October 8, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU's Block Party Rolls into Missoula, 'Jacks Sweep the Griz MISSOULA, Mont. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team utilized their Big Sky leading block during conference play to stun Montana early,...
October 8, 2015 | Men's Basketball College Sports Madness Announces Preseason Honors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – One month to go before the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team opens up the season, and four players have been...
October 8, 2015 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis to Compete at the UNM Balloon Fiesta Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team, after some notable performances last month at the Wildcat Invitation...
October 7, 2015 | Women's Golf NAU Closes Out Third Fall Tournament with a Ninth-Place Finish LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University golf team completed their third tournament of the fall season Wednesday, as the Lumberjacks...
October 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Freshman Forward Isaiah Thomas Meet freshman forward Isaiah Thomas. A native of Oakland, Calif., Thomas attended Bishop O'Dowd High School. His team won the CIF Open Division Boys...
October 7, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Tunes Up for Season with Friday's Blue vs. Gold Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimmers and divers will compete together – yet separate – for the first time this season at...
October 7, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #29 Chantal Deroos FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Meet Boulder, Colo. native and redshirt freshman on the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team Chantal Deroos....
October 6, 2015 | Women's Basketball Photos from First Women's Basketball Practice of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball team held their first official practice of the 2015-16 season Tuesday night in the Rolle...
October 6, 2015 | Football NAU Hits the Road to UC Davis for Conference Match-Up FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (3-2, 1-1 BSC) and UC Davis (0-5, 0-2 BSC) match up for the fourth straight season this Saturday in David,...
October 6, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Record a Plus-14, 302 Score During Second-Round Action at Aggie Invitational LAS CRUCES, N.M. – After finishing round one of the Aggie Invitational in eighth place yesterday, the Northern Arizona University golf team...
October 6, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Wraps Up Tough Opening Road Stretch to Conference Play in Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team heads to the Treasure State this weekend in search of keeping their win streak going with road...
October 6, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer to Face Northern Colorado, North Dakota FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two weeks on the road, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will return to Lumberjack Stadium this...
October 6, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Unranked in Week Four NCAA Division I National Poll NEW ORLEANS, La. – The week four NCAA Division I National Rankings were released Tuesday morning, with the Northern Arizona University men...
October 5, 2015 | Women's Golf NAU Ends Day One of Aggie Invitational at Plus-13, 301 LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University golf team competed in the first round of the Aggie Invitational hosted by New Mexico State...
October 5, 2015 | Football Jahn Named Big Sky ROOT SPORTS Offensive Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Senior running back Casey Jahn has been named the ROOT Sports Big Sky Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced...
October 5, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Concludes Three-Day Tournament at the Wildcat Invitational TUCSON, Ariz. – This weekend (Oct. 2-4), the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team competed at the Wildcat Invitational for...
October 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Announces Pair of Home Match Time Changes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team has announced two home match time changes to accommodate the scheduled television...
October 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Big Sky Media Day Wrap-Up with Sue Darling and Jack Murphy RENO, Nev. – The Big Sky held its conference media day today in Reno, Nev., the site of the 2016 championship tournament. Women’s...
October 5, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Men at No. 6, Women at No. 7 in the Latest Mountain Regional Poll NEW ORLEANS, La. – With last weekend off from competition, the Northern Arizona University men’s cross country team remained at No. 6...
October 4, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Set to Compete in Aggie Invitational This Week LAS CRUCES, N.M. – After a week off from competition, the Northern Arizona University golf team is back in action this week with the Aggie...
October 4, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer and the University of Montana Battle in Double Overtime MISSOULA, Mont. – After a double overtime battle in Missoula, Mont., the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team finished in a...
October 4, 2015 | Men's Basketball Kris Yanku Named to All-Big Sky Preseason Team OGDEN, Utah – Junior guard Kris Yanku was selected to the All-Big Sky Conference Preseason Team for the upcoming men’s basketball season,...
October 3, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Swings their Way to Sweep at Southern Utah CEDAR CITY, Utah – Facing a quick turnaround on the road after playing at home on Thursday, the Northern Arizona volleyball team made quick work...
October 3, 2015 | Football NAU Outlasts No. 11 Montana State, Beats Bobcats 49-41 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona raced out to a 7-0 lead in the first quarter against No. 11 Montana State and never looked back as the...
October 3, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Wildcat Invitational: Day Two Results TUCSON, Ariz. - After day two at the Wildcat Invitational, the NAU women's tennis team recorded five singles wins and three doubles victories....
October 2, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Wildcat Invitational: Day One Results TUCSON, Ariz.- After the first day of competition at the Wildcat Invitational, the Northern Arizona University women's tennis team picked up five...
October 2, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops First Day of Practice Photo Gallery FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona men's basketball opened up its season today with a practice at the Rolle Activity Center. Check out some photos...
October 2, 2015 | Football NAU Expects Third Straight Family Weekend Sell Out; Only Student Tickets Remain FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Tickets for the general public are sold out for the Northern Arizona football game versus Montana State this Saturday. The...
October 2, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Lumberjack Diver Alexa Geiger Reflects on Summer at Indiana Diving Academy ARCADIA, Ind. – For Northern Arizona junior diver Alexa Geiger, this past summer was one to remember. Geiger spent a month in Arcadia, Ind. at...
October 2, 2015 | Women's Golf Sophomore Sierra Bezdicek Highlights this Week’s Front Nine Friday Feature FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2015-16 Northern Arizona University golf team is off to a hot start, earning seventh and third-place finishes to open the...
October 1, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Volleyball Takes Care of Idaho in Four Sets FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nothing beats playing at home. For the first time in almost a month, the Northern Arizona volleyball team settled into their...
October 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball First Practice for NAU Men’s Basketball Set for this Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off of arguably one of the most successful seasons in school history, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team...
October 1, 2015 | Football Family Matters - Meet Tim and Nick Davis Northern Arizona?s game versus Montana State is designated as the Family Weekend game for the University. For Tim and Nick Davis, every weekend is...
October 1, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis to Compete at the Wildcat Invitational This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will hit the road for Tucson, Ariz. to compete in...
October 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Picked to Finish Fourth in the Big Sky Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team was picked to finish fourth in the Big Sky Preseason Media and Coaches Polls. Both...
October 1, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #31 Ali Lixandru FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Get to know Phoenix, Ariz. native and junior forward on the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team Ali...
September 30, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Picked Eighth and Ninth in Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona women’s basketball team has been picked eighth and ninth respectively in the Big Sky Preseason Coaches...
September 30, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer to Take On the University of Montana Grizzlies FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Women’s team will trek to Missoula, Mont. for their third conference game of the season...
September 29, 2015 | Football Family Weekend Pins NAU Against No. 11 Montana State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (2-2, 0-1 BSC) welcomes its first Big Sky opponent of the season in Montana State to the Walkup Skydome this...
September 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Take a Time Out and Get to Know Freshman Guard Junior Searcy Get to know freshman guard Junior Searcy from Tampa, Fla. Born in Ludwigsburg, Germany, Searcy averaged 22.1 points and 6.3 rebounds per game coming...
September 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Phoenix Suns Open 2015-16 Training Camp on NAU Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Phoenix Suns have arrived at Northern Arizona University. The Suns held their first practice of their week-long training...
September 29, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Hosts Idaho in Short Trip Home on Thursday, Travels to SUU on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - For the first time in nearly a month, the Northern Arizona volleyball team is finally back in the Rolle Activity Center on Thursday...
September 29, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Men Drop to No. 30, Women Unranked in Latest National Coaches' Poll NEW ORLEANS, La. – The week three NCAA Division I men’s cross country National Coaches’ Poll was released Tuesday morning, with the...
September 28, 2015 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Opens Fall Season at Wildcat Invitational TUSCON, Ariz. – This past weekend (Sept. 25-27), the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team participated in the Wildcat Invitationa...
September 28, 2015 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Makes Some Noise in the Rebel Fall Invite LAS VEGAS, Nev. – To kick off the 2015 fall campaign, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team competed in the Rebel Fall...
September 28, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Fall in Regional Rankings Despite Great Weekend at Cowboy Jamboree NEW ORLEANS, La. – Despite a great showing over the weekend in their first national meet of the 2015 season, both Northern Arizona University...
September 28, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving Q&A with Senior Monica Pruett FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Meet senior Monica Pruett on the Northern Arizona University swimming and diving team. Pruett, from Houston, Texas, is a...
September 27, 2015 | Women's Soccer A Pair of Goals From Doyle Lifts NAU Women's Soccer Over Portland State PORTLAND, Ore. – Northern Arizona University women’s soccer sealed their first win of the conference season this afternoon (Sept. 27)...
September 27, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Record Tournament-Best Score in Final Round for Third Place Finish PALM DESERT, Calif. – Sophomore Kaityn Saum recorded a career-best minus-3 69 during third round play at the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate...
September 26, 2015 | Women's Golf NAU Five Strokes Back of First Place Heading into Sunday PALM DESERT, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University golf team competed in its second tournament of the fall season Saturday, ending the day...
September 26, 2015 | Football NAU Snaps Win Streak on ROOT, Falls at Montana 23-14 MISSOULA, Mont. – In front of a homecoming crowd of 26,136 fans, Northern Arizona (2-2, 0-1 BSC) rallied back in the second half but could not...
September 26, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Falls to Sacramento State in Four Sets SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team went into Sacramento looking to complete a perfect weekend to open conference play on...
September 26, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Shines in First National Meet of 2015 STILLWATER, Okla. – Competing in their first true test of the 2015 season, the Northern Arizona University cross country teams showed they...
September 25, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Drops First Conference Match at Sacramento State SACRAMENTO, Calif. – In a heated contest against Sacramento State on Hornet Field, Northern Arizona University women’s soccer dropped...
September 25, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Swimming's Edmond Claims Pentathlon Crown in Debut FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Making her NAU debut, junior Hayley Edmond stole the show on Friday, claiming first place honors in the 20th annual Northern...
September 25, 2015 | Women's Golf Get to Know Kaitlyn Saum in This Week’s Front Nine Friday Feature FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – As the Lumberjack golf team prepares for its second tournament of the fall season, expectations are certainly high. The...
September 25, 2015 | Men's Basketball Meet Mr. Corey Brown - Freshman Forward Meet freshman forward Corey Brown. A native of Hollywood, Fla., Brown played high school ball at McArthur, where he helped lead his team to the state...
September 25, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Set to Tee-Off in Second Tournament of the Fall FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a successful outing at the Hobble Creek Fall classic two weeks ago to open the season, one that saw them place in the...
September 25, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Competes at Cowboy Jamboree in First Test of 2015 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On the heels of their biggest meet of the season to date, the Northern Arizona University cross country teams are prepared to...
September 24, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Uses Big Time Block to Stifle Portland State in Conference Opener PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland State may have been the home team Thursday night, but the Vikings were the ones invited to the Northern Arizona...
September 23, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #36 Lindsay Doyle FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Meet #36 on the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team, Lindsay Doyle. Doyle is a junior from Laguna Niguel,...
September 23, 2015 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Swimmers Ready to Make a Splash in Friday's Pentathlon FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The two-time defending Western Athletic Conference champion Northern Arizona swimming & diving team makes their first...
September 22, 2015 | Women's Soccer Wingender Named Big Sky Co-Offensive Player of the Week for the Second Time This Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University senior forward Haley Wingender was named the Big Sky Soccer Co-Offensive Player of the Week the...
September 22, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Kicks Off the Conference Season This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team has won five of their last six contests and is hitting their stride...
September 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Basketball Releases 2015-16 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team has released its 2015-16 schedule. The Lumberjacks have a highly competitive...
September 22, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjack Men Jump to No. 11 in Latest USTFCCCA National Coaches' Poll NEW ORLEANS, La. – The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association released its latest national rankings Tuesday...
September 22, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jack Volleyball Opens Conference Season at Portland State, Sacramento State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team start Big Sky play this weekend with a pair of tough road matches beginning with Portland...
September 21, 2015 | Football Lumberjacks Set for Conference Opener at Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (2-1) open up Big Sky Conference play this Saturday, Sept. 26 on the road at No. 14 Montana...
September 21, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Men and Women Reclaim No. 2 and No. 4 Spots in Mountain Region NEW ORLEANS, La. – Coming off a pair of third-place finishes at this weekend’s Dave Murray Invitational, the Northern Arizona University...
September 20, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Knocks off Robert Morris 6-1 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the final game of the 2015 Northern Arizona University Mountain Classic, NAU women’s soccer finished on top against...
September 20, 2015 | Football Lumberjack Football Suffers First Loss of the Season to No. 20 Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (2-1) dropped its first game of the season tonight to No. 20 Arizona in Tucson at Arizona Stadium. The Wildcats...
September 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Sweeps Grand Canyon to Take GCU Invite Crown PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team capped their non-conference schedule with a dominating 25-16, 25-14, 25-21 sweep of Grand...
September 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Reaches Digs Milestone in NAU's Four-Set Win Versus UCR PHOENIX, Ariz. – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg was too much for UC Riverside to handle Saturday morning recording her seventh double-double of the...
September 18, 2015 | Women's Soccer Four Second Half Goals Lift Northern Arizona Women's Soccer over North Dakota State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the first game of the 2015 Mountain Classic this evening (Sept. 18), Northern Arizona University Women’s soccer...
September 18, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjack Men and Women Finish in Third-Place Friday TUCSON, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in their second meet of the season...
September 18, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Uses Marathon Second Set to Spark 3-1 Win Over Boise State PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team needed every ounce of grit they had to avoid falling behind by two sets to Boise State in...
September 18, 2015 | Cross Country Reflecting a 5-Year Career with Kayla Freeman FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Fifth-year senior Kayla Freeman, a championship runner for Northern Arizona University's track and field and cross country...
September 18, 2015 | Women's Golf Nine Questions For Senior Savana Bezdicek FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the fall season underway, the Northern Arizona University golf team has high-expectations coming into 2015-16. The...
September 17, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Prepares for Dave Murray Invitational in Tucson FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After having last weekend off, the Northern Arizona University cross country teams continue their 2015 season Friday with the...
September 17, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Going for the Kill with Addy Lofstedt FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The lights bounce off the court and the national anthem fills the gym as players stand ready to give their 100 percent. The...
September 16, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #4 Danny Muniz FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior defender Danny Muniz comes from Lima, Peru and is a graduate of Chaparral High School where she was a four-year...
September 16, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Wraps Up Non-Conference Schedule at GCU Invite FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - With just one week remaining before the start of Big Sky play, the Northern Arizona volleyball team heads south to the Valley for...
September 15, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Earn Seventh-Place Finish in First Fall Tournament SPRINGVILLE, Utah – The Northern Arizona University golf team completed their first tournament of the fall season at the Hobble Creek Fall...
September 15, 2015 | Women's Soccer Up Next: NAU Soccer Mountain Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, four teams will take part in the 2015 Northern Arizona University women’s soccer Mountain Classic in...
September 15, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Falls to No. 12 in Latest USTFCCCA National Coaches' Poll NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Northern Arizona University men’s cross country team dropped in the latest USTFCCCA National Coaches’ Poll to...
September 14, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Finish First-Round Play at HCFC SPRINGVILLE, Utah – The Northern Arizona University golf team wrapped up first-round play at the Hobble Creek Fall Classic on Monday afternoon,...
September 14, 2015 | Football Football Travels to Arizona for In-State Showdown FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – No. 24 Northern Arizona (2-0) travels to the No. 19/20 University of Arizona on Saturday. Kick-off at Arizona Stadium is set...
September 14, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Jacobsen Rewarded for Her Play Against Power 5 Foes with Big Sky POTW OGDEN, Utah – For the second week in a row, the Northern Arizona volleyball team was honored with the Big Sky's Player of the Week, as the...
September 14, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Stays Put NEW ORLEANS, La. – With the both teams off last weekend, the Northern Arizona University men and women’s cross country teams stayed put at...
September 14, 2015 | Football ‘Jacks Crack Top 25 in Weekly Polls FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football program is 2-0 to start the season for the first time since 2001, and with that performance the...
September 13, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Captures 3-0 Win Over Loyola Chicago MILWAUKEE, Wis. – In the final game of the Marquette Invitational this afternoon (Sept. 13), Northern Arizona University women’s soccer...
September 12, 2015 | Football NAU Sails Past N.M. Highlands in Home Opener 41-5 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Opening up home play with a 41-5 win over New Mexico Highlands (0-2) were the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (2-0) as they...
September 12, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball's Weekend in Indiana Ends with Five-Set Loss to Hoosiers BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – While the Northern Arizona team battled back from a 2-1 deficit earlier Saturday morning to win a five-set thriller versus...
September 12, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Battles Back Twice in Five-Set Triumph of Virginia Tech BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – For the second straight weekend, the Northern Arizona volleyball team persevered to defeat a team receiving votes in the...
September 11, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Falls to Big East Foe Marquette, 2-1 MILWAUKEE, Wis. – For the first time in program history, Northern Arizona University women’s soccer and Marquette University faced off...
September 11, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Volleyball Serves Its Way Past Bowling Green in Sweep BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team got back in the win column Friday afternoon, putting together a 25-16, 25-19, 26-24...
September 11, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Q&A with Payton Bock FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Meet Payton Bock, #1 on the Northern Arizona University volleyball team who has started and played in all but a few matches...
September 11, 2015 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Begin 2015-16 Campaign with Hobble Creek Fall Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off its second Big Sky Conference Championship in the last three seasons, the Northern Arizona University Golf team is...
September 10, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Lines Up Challenge-Filled 2015-16 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team announced their 2015-16 schedule on Thursday featuring marquee road games at...
September 9, 2015 | Men's Basketball The Phoenix Suns Use Flagstaff as Training Camp Headquarters Once Again PHOENIX, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University will host the Phoenix Suns Training Camp for the third consecutive season. The Suns report for...
September 9, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Travels to the Indiana Invitiational to Conclude Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - After a competitive showing Tuesday night against the nationally-ranked Sun Devils, the Northern Arizona volleyball team looks to...
September 9, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #3 Riley Porter FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. ? Meet #3 on the Northern Arizona University women?s soccer team, Riley Porter. Porter is a sophomore defender from Plain City, Utah...
September 8, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Go Toe-to-Toe with No. 10 ASU in Four-Set Defeat TEMPE, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team took on No. 10 Arizona State head on Tuesday night in the Wells Fargo Arena and were not...
September 8, 2015 | Cross Country NAU's Cory Glines Voted Big Sky Cross Country Male Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University men's cross country distance runner Cory Glines was voted this week's Big Sky Male Athlete of the...
September 8, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Soccer Headed to Marquette Invitational This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two gritty wins this past weekend against Alabama State and Oakland University, Northern Arizona women’s soccer...
September 8, 2015 | Football Lumberjack Football Hosts New Mexico Highlands in Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (1-0) welcomes New Mexico Highlands (0-1) this Saturday, Sept. 12 in its home opener at the Walkup Skydome....
September 7, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Vander Ploeg Honored as Big Sky Co-Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – First, Lumberjack Classic Tournament MVP and on Monday, senior Janae Vander Ploeg was honored by the Big Sky office receiving...
September 7, 2015 | Football Case Cookus Named STATS LLC FCS Freshman of the Week (STATS) Northern Arizona quarterback Case Cookus has been named the STATS LLC FCS Freshman of the Week, after leading the Lumberjacks to a 34-28 road...
September 7, 2015 | Football Emmanuel Butler Named Co-Big Sky ROOT Sports Offensive Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona sophomore wide receiver Emmanuel Butler was named Co-Big Sky ROOT Sports Offensive Player of the Week, announced...
September 6, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU and No. 15 Arizona State Set for In-State Battle Tuesday Night in Tempe FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team, coming off a thrilling victory over Loyola Marymount to win the Lumberjack Classic Saturday...
September 6, 2015 | Women's Soccer Wingender, Nixt Lift NAU Women's Soccer Over Oakland FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University women?s soccer did not take the lead over Oakland University until less than five minutes in the game...
September 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Tames Loyola Marymount to Claim Lumberjack Classic Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team and Loyola Marymount both entered the final match of the Lumberjack Classic presented by...
September 5, 2015 | Football NAU Makes a Splash in Season Opener, Wins the Battle Versus Stephen F. Austin NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Northern Arizona donned a new offense and quarterback as it made a splash in Texas tonight defeating the No. 24 Stephen F....
September 5, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjack Men and Women Both Win George Kyte Classic for first time since '09 The Northern Arizona University men and women cross country teams swept the 35th Annual George Kyte Classic at Buffalo Park Saturday afternoon,...
September 5, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jack Volleyball Douse Lady Flames in Second Match of Lumberjack Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team coasted, and then needed to show some resilience but in the end the Lumberjacks swept...
September 4, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjacks Snag First Win of the 2015-16 Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After nearly a 50 minute rain delay, Northern Arizona University women’s soccer stuck it to the Alabama State Hornets...
September 4, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jacks Led by Vander Ploeg in 3-0 Sweep Past Houston Baptist FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg put pressure on Houston Baptist early and never let up as she propelled the Northern Arizona...
September 4, 2015 | Women's Soccer Q&A with Senior Cierra Gamble FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University women's soccer player and starting senior midfielder Cierra Gamble gives NAU Athletics insight on how...
September 3, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Open Season this Saturday at 35th Annual George Kyte Classic The Northern Arizona University cross country teams are set to defend their 2014 Big Sky Conference titles and begin their highly-anticipated 2015...
September 2, 2015 | Women's Volleyball NAU Volleyball Welcomes Competitive Field for Lumberjack Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - For the first time this season, the Northern Arizona volleyball team will play in front of their home fans with their Lumberjack...
September 2, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #2 Mei-Te Coco FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A Mission Viejo, Calif. native, Mei-Te Coco was a four-year starter and one-year captain for her high school team at...
September 2, 2015 | Football One Kick at a Time… For senior Ryan Hawkins, the phrase “one kick at a time” used to reference his soccer skills, now it refers to his ability to kick the...
September 1, 2015 | Cross Country Lumberjacks Come In at No. 10 on National Coaches’ Preseason Poll The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association released the NCAA Division I National Coaches’ Poll rankings...
September 1, 2015 | Football NAU Opens the 2015 Season at Stephen F. Austin in a Battle of the Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (0-0) opens the 2015 season this Saturday, Sept. 5 at Stephen F. Austin (0-0). Kickoff at Homer Bryce...
September 1, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Men and Women Claim Top Spot in 2015 Coaches' Preseason Poll The Big Sky released its 2015 cross country coaches’ preseason poll Tuesday morning, with the Northern Arizona University men’s and...
September 1, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Soccer Set For Alabama State, Oakland University FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will continue their home stand in Lumberjack Stadium this weekend...
August 31, 2015 | Track & Field Track and Field to Hold Try Out Dates in September The Northern Arizona University Track and Field program will host open try outs on Tuesday, Sept. 29, and Wednesday, Sept. 30, at Max Spilsbury Field...
August 31, 2015 | Cross Country USTFCCCA Places NAU Cross Country Teams in Preseason Regional Top-Five With the cross country season just five days away, the Northern Arizona University men’s and women’s cross country teams are both regional...
August 31, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball's Cotton Looks Back on Summer in Costa Rica FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – As the 2015-16 academic year gets started today on the Northern Arizona University campus, Bradlee Cotton had a study abroad...
August 30, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Soccer Falls to UNLV in Overtime FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team was edged by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in the 99th minute...
August 29, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jacks Sweep Terriers to Finish JMU Tournament on High Note HARRISONBURG, Va. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team flexed their muscles and posted a well-rounded performance in sweeping St. Francis...
August 29, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Falls to Arizona in Front of School Record Crowd FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona Women’s soccer team fell to the University of Arizona at Lumberjack Stadium with a final score of 4-0....
August 28, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball's Comeback Efforts Fall Short in Five Sets to James Madison HARRISONBURG, Va. – The Northern Arizona volleyball team fought hard to force a decisive fifth set after going down to two sets to James...
August 28, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Handles Lehigh in Three-Match Sweep to Open Season HARRISONBURG, Va. – Senior Janae Vander Ploeg and junior Lauren Jacobsen each recorded a match-high 16 kills as the Northern Arizona volleyball...
August 27, 2015 | Football Final Scrimmage of Fall Camp Complete FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Next Saturday, the Northern Arizona football team will open up its season on the road at Stephen F. Austin. With their eye on...
August 27, 2015 | Women's Basketball Darling Travels to Indy for NCAA Mock Selection, Gains Valuable Insight INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team has appeared in the NCAA Tournament just once in school history. This upcoming...
August 27, 2015 NAU Athletics Lend a Hand as Incoming Freshmen Arrive on Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Cars packing into lots and parents dropping off their kids is how you know the new school year is upon us all. On Thursday,...
August 26, 2015 | Football Get to Know Sophomore Defensive Lineman Deon Young Deon Young is a sophomore on the Northern Arizona football team from Inglewood, Calif. Young in his redshirt freshman season appeared in all 12 games...
August 26, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball to Open Season at James Madison Tournament FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona volleyball team opens the 2015 season this weekend at the JMU Classic in Harrisonburg, Va. The Lumberjacks'...
August 26, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #1 Natalie Gilbertson FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Get to know Northern Arizona University women’s soccer player Natalie Gilbertson. The Lumberjacks’ starting...
August 24, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Soccer Ready for Home Opener, Set to Face Arizona and UNLV FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will open up their home stand this weekend starting with the...
August 24, 2015 | Football Football to Hold Walk-On Meeting Aug. 31 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The NAU Football Program will have a mandatory meeting for players interested in walking on to the team on Monday, August 31 at 7...
August 24, 2015 | Football Get to Know Head Coach Jerome Souers in 10 Questions Head coach Jerome Souers enters his 18th season at the helm of the Northern Arizona football program. Souers and the Lumberjacks have an 11-game...
August 23, 2015 | Football NAU Football Media Day Quotes Head Coach Jerome Souers I start my 18th year at NAU and we're celebrating 100 years of NAU football marks an exciting time. I really believe we...
August 22, 2015 | Football Defense Makes Plays, Forces Offense to Start Slow in Scrimmage FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In exactly two weeks, the Northern Arizona football team will hit the field at Stephen F. Austin for its season opener. In...
August 21, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Soccer Drops Hard Fought Season Opener at Grand Canyon PHOENIX, Ariz. – In a hard fought battle, Northern Arizona women’s soccer fell to Grand Canyon University in their first non-conference...
August 21, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Experiences Life Changing Trip in the Dominican FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A week in a foreign country. An unfamiliar language to visitors which serves as a barrier between themselves and locals....
August 21, 2015 | Football Alford, Rickert Named to Madness 2015 Preseason FCS Football All-American Teams FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona’s Marcus Alford and RJ Rickert were named to the College Sports Madness 2015 Preseason FCS Football...
August 21, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 2015 NAU Volleyball Season Outlook FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2014 Northern Arizona volleyball team was one of the most dominant squads in program history. They won 21 matches during...
August 19, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Tight-Knit Redshirt Class Poised for Start of Volleyball Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Just a few moments with Northern Arizona volleyball's "sophomore" class of Brittni Dorsey, Kayla Guerrero, Emma...
August 19, 2015 | Football Get to Know - Senior Running Back Casey Jahn Senior running back Casey Jahn enters his senior year with the Northern Arizona football program. Jahn was an All-Big Sky Honorable Mention vote...
August 19, 2015 | Women's Soccer Lumberjack Women's Soccer Player Feature: #0 Meghan Dickmann FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Get to know NAU women’s soccer player Meghan Dickmann. She is a San Clemente, Calif. native entering her sophomore year...
August 18, 2015 | Football Kevin Stephens Continues to Impact NAU Athletics in New Role FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – There’s no better way to give back to your alma mater, than to be actively involved in your school’s success....
August 18, 2015 | Women's Soccer Women's Soccer to Face Grand Canyon University in First Non-Conference Match FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Both the Northern Arizona University and Grand Canyon University women’s soccer teams were voted among the top of their...
August 18, 2015 | Women's Basketball The Dominican Republic Through Coach Sue Darling's Eyes Phenomenal, magical, memorable, powerful, inspiring, humbling, life-changing. There are so many words that could describe our team’s recent trip...
August 15, 2015 | Football Offensive Charge Guides Lumberjacks in First Scrimmage of Fall Camp FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The first week of fall camp is in the books for the Northern Arizona football team. The Lumberjacks held their first...
August 14, 2015 | Women's Volleyball 'Jack Volleyball Impressive in First Week of Fall Practice FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Only two weeks remain until it gets real for the Northern Arizona volleyball team. With their season opener on Aug. 28...
August 13, 2015 | Men's Tennis Men's Tennis Signs Three to 2015-16 Roster FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Entering his third season at Northern Arizona University, head men’s tennis coach Ki Kroll has added three incoming players...
August 13, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Women's Basketball in the Dominican Republic - Blog #4 Thus far we had played three games, explored the city of Santo Domingo and taken part in multiple, life-changing community service events. Needless to...
August 12, 2015 | Football Sorry for the Wait – The Return of RJ Rickert and Dejzon Walker For RJ Rickert and Dejzon Walker, 2014 was supposed to be their final season. They had come to Northern Arizona in 2011 straight out of high school....
August 12, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer to Face Arizona State in Exhibition Match FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will head to Prescott this Friday (Aug. 14) to take on Arizona...
August 12, 2015 | Cross Country 2015 Season Preview FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the 2015 season set to kick off in less than a month, expectations are high for the defending Big Sky Conference...
August 11, 2015 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball Picked Second in Preseason Coaches Poll Behind Idaho State OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona volleyball team has been picked as a narrow runner-up in the 2015 Big Sky Preseason Coaches Poll released by...
August 10, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer 2015-2016 Season Preview FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The 2014 Northern Arizona women’s soccer team finished the year with a Big Sky Conference Championship, nine all-conference...
August 10, 2015 | Football ‘Jack Football Kicks Off Camp Today with Morning Workout FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team opened fall camp today to kick start year 101 in Flagstaff. Coached by Jerome Souers, the...
August 10, 2015 | Women's Soccer NAU Women’s Soccer Picked to Win the Big Sky Regular Season Crown FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team was picked to win the 2015 Big Sky Conference championship per the Big...
August 9, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Women's Basketball in the Dominican Republic - Blog #3 When I visited Northern Arizona University, Coach (Darling) asked me what I wanted to do with my life. And my response was, “I want to make a...
August 8, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Provides Hope, Gets Inspired with Samaritan's Feet BOCA CHICA, Dominican Republic – It is said that over 2.2 billion people around the world live in poverty. Shoes – a simple luxury to many...
August 7, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Women's Basketball in the Dominican Republic - Blog #2 Looking back, I'm now realizing that the sweltering heat of the Phoenix night, which had once seemed unbearable, couldn't compare to that of the...
August 7, 2015 | Football 10 Things You Should Know About NAU Football FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the 2015 football season just around the corner, here’s a few things you should know about the Northern Arizona...
August 6, 2015 | Football Former NAU AD Tom Jurich Inducted Into Flagstaff Sports Foundation Hall of Fame FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Former Lumberjack football player and current University of Louisville Vice President/Director of Athletics Tom Jurich was...
August 5, 2015 | Women's Basketball NAU Women's Basketball in the Dominican Republic - Blog #1 I've never been outside of the country, except for Tijuana once as a kid with my parents, so I'm really excited about this trip to the Dominican...
August 5, 2015 | Football Nine Lumberjacks Named to College Sports Madness 2015 Preseason Big Sky All-Conference Teams FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With fall camp set to begin in five days, the Northern Arizona football team had nine players named to the College Sports...
August 4, 2015 | Women's Basketball 'Jacks Hold Final Dominican Republic Practice at Phoenix Mercury Facility PHOENIX, Ariz. – On the eve of their Dominican Republic Foreign Tour, the Northern Arizona women’s basketball team held their final of 10...
August 4, 2015 | Football NAU Football Season Preview – Fall Camp Begins Aug. 10 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football program reports on Sunday, August 9 with its first practice being held Monday, August 10 at...
July 31, 2015 | Women's Soccer Soccer's Wadell and Doud Ready to Enter Final Stage of Their Careers FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It is the fall of 2012 and a pair of fresh new Lumberjacks, Emily Wadell and Lauren Doud, are among a class of 14 Northern...
July 28, 2015 | Women's Soccer 2015 FIFA World Cup Reflections with NAU Women's Soccer FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – July 5, 2015 may go down as the one of the most important dates in the history of soccer in the United States. Only time will...
July 27, 2015 Student-Athletes Team with NAU Retirees for I-17 Highway Clean-Up FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – While many people were still in bed, a number of Northern Arizona student-athletes were up early at the crack of dawn on...
July 27, 2015 | Women's Golf Women’s Golf, the Defending Big Sky Champs, Release 2015-16 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –Northern Arizona women’s golf, the 2015 Big Sky Champions, have released their schedule for the upcoming 2015-16 school...
July 22, 2015 | Women's Tennis Johanna Vang Named Conference Honoree for NCAA Woman of the Year Award INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona’s women’s tennis player Johanna Vang is one of 147 NCAA female-student-athletes that have been...
July 23, 2015 | Track & Field Eight Track & Field Student-Athletes Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s track & field programs had eight student-athletes receive USTFCCCA...
July 22, 2015 Dr. Alisse Ali-Joseph Named NAU Faculty Athletics Representative FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Athletics, University President Dr. Rita Cheng, and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa...
July 22, 2015 | Cross Country Changes Made to Cross Country Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Due to some scheduling conflicts, the Northern Arizona men’s and women’s cross country teams have made some...
July 22, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Adds Jamie Rauchwarger to Coaching Staff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With an impressive resume during her young coaching career, Jamie Rauchwarger has been announced as the newest hire on...
July 21, 2015 | Football 2015 Big Sky Kickoff Quotes – Head Coach Jerome Souers Head Coach Jerome Souers sat down with media at the annual Big Sky Conference Kickoff held in Park City, Utah. Souers enters his 18th season at the...
July 21, 2015 | Football Lumberjacks Picked to Finish Fifth, Sixth in Big Sky Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona was picked to finish fifth, sixth in the Big Sky in the coaches' and the media football preseason polls released...
July 20, 2015 | Football 2015 Big Sky Kickoff Quotes – Senior Cornerback Marcus Alford Northern Arizona senior cornerback Marcus Alford sat down with media at the Big Sky Kickoff. The Oxnard, Calif. native answered a ton of questions as...
July 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Jack Murphy Tabbed for Fox Sports Arizona's "Diamondbacks Live" FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy has been chosen as one of FOX Sports Arizona’s sports...
July 20, 2015 | Football Four Lumberjacks Named to Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team OGDEN, Utah – Four Northern Arizona seniors were selected to the Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team, announced today by the league office....
July 17, 2015 | Football Hall of Famer Rex Mirich to Have His Jersey Retired FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department has announced that it will honor hall of fame football player Rex Mirich on Friday,...
July 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Make ‘Em Play You When it comes to senior forward Jordyn Martin, he is the last person on the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team that likes to be interviewed....
July 17, 2015 | Cross Country NAU Cross Country Releases 2015 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a successful 2014 campaign, one that saw the Lumberjacks sweep the Big Sky Championships and the men’s squad...
July 16, 2015 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Slated for Games, Community Service on Dominican Republic Trip FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University Athletics is constantly striving to prepare their student-athletes to be citizens of the world...