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at NCAA Preliminary Round
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April 30, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Drops Hard-Fought Battle to Idaho in Big Sky Tournament Semifinals GOLD RIVER, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought battle in the Big Sky Conference Tournament...
April 30, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Punches Its Ticket to Big Sky Conference Tournament Championship GOLD RIVER, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will advance to the Big Sky Conference Tournament Championship...
April 29, 2016 | Football Register Now for the Jerome Souers Youth Football Camp Registration is open now for the 2016 Jerome Souers Youth Football Camp. The camp will be held June 8-10 on the campus of Northern Arizona University.
April 29, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Tops Montana State 4-0 to Advance to Big Sky Tournament Semifinals GOLD RIVER, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team took down Montana State University for the second straight time in...
April 29, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Head to Fullerton, Palo Alto for Weekend Meets FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Leading the Big Sky Conference in automatic conference qualifying bids with 56 - 35 men and 21 women - the Northern Arizona...
April 29, 2016 | General News 38 Lumberjacks Pick Up Big Sky Winter All-Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – Thirty-eight members of the Northern Arizona men's and women's basketball and men's and women's indoor track & field teams...
April 27, 2016 Jackson and Montano Take Home Top Scholar Honors at Golden Eagle Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 38th annual Golden Eagle Awards luncheon was held on Wednesday at the NAU High Country Conference Center with a total of...
April 27, 2016 | Football McDonnell Named to Hampshire Honor Society IRVING, Texas – Northern Arizona football player Zach McDonnell was named to the 2016 National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society,...
April 27, 2016 | Women's Tennis Big Sky Tournament Semifinals on Tap for NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With a No. 1 seed and a first-round bye, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will square off in the Big...
April 27, 2016 Denesik, Huff, Gaskell and Vander Ploeg Receive NAU Gold Axe Award FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Gold Axe Award is rich in history at Northern Arizona University. Awarded to exceptional graduating seniors each...
April 27, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Set to Face Montana State in Big Sky Tournament Quarterfinals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team has won six of its last seven matches and looks to make a splash in...
April 25, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Enters Big Sky Conference Championships at No. 3 Seed FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Winning the last six of seven matches, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team locked in the No. 3 seed after...
April 25, 2016 | Women's Tennis The Field is Set for Big Sky Championships with NAU Women's Tennis Holding the No. 1 Seed FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With a regular season Big Sky Conference championship in their back pocket, the Northern Arizona University women’s...
April 23, 2016 | Football Gold Tops Blue in NAU Football Spring Game, 65-47 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Gold team was victorious over the Blue squad today, 65-47, in Northern Arizona Football’s Spring Game. The game...
April 23, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Bests MSU 6-1 in Final Regular Season Match of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the team’s final home and regular season match of the year, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis squad...
April 23, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Wins 2016 Regular Season Title With Sweep Over Southern Utah CEDAR CITY, Utah – For the first time in program history, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team captured the 2016 Big Sky...
April 22, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU's Edmond Qualifies for New Zealand's Oceania Championships Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior Hayley Edmond has made quite an impression already during her first season with the Northern Arizona swimming &...
April 21, 2016 | Women's Tennis The Regular Season Crown Awaits NAU Women's Tennis In Final Conference Match at SUU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This Saturday, April 23, might be the most heavily anticipated day of the year for the Northern Arizona University women&rsqu...
April 21, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU's Anokhina, Saum, Cifuentes and Messick Earn Big Sky Recognition OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office officially announced its 2016 all-conference golf team Thursday afternoon, with Northern Arizona...
April 21, 2016 | General News Academic Progress Rates Released By the NCAA INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Academic excellence remains a high priority for the Northern Arizona University Athletics Department, as student-athletes...
April 20, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Place Third at Conference Tournament BOULDER CITY, Nev. – After winning the Big Sky Conference Championship two of the last three seasons, the Northern Arizona University golf team...
April 20, 2016 | Football Blue-Gold Spring Game to be Played in the Walkup Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team’s Blue-Gold Spring Game this Saturday, April 23 has been moved inside the Walkup...
April 20, 2016 | Men's Tennis Final Home Match of the 2016 Campaign on Tap for NAU Men's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team is locked in for the Big Sky Conference Tournament (April 29-May 1),...
April 19, 2016 | Women's Golf Another Solid Team Round Puts NAU in Prime Position Heading into Final Day BOULDER CITY, Nev. – The Northern Arizona University golf team turned in another respectable score during second round action from the 2016 Big...
April 18, 2016 | Women's Golf Bezdicek, Saum Highlight First Round Action From Conference Championships BOULDER CITY, Nev. – Sophomores Sierra Bezdicek and Kaitlyn Saum both turned in 1-under-par 71 scores during first round action from the Boulder...
April 18, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Swimming Trio Excels at Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa MESA, Ariz. – Experience is everything, especially at a meet such as the Arena Pro Swim Series at Mesa. For junior Urte Kazakeviciute and...
April 18, 2016 | Football Spring Game This Saturday April 23rd FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team will wrap up its offseason with the annual Blue-Gold Spring Game this Saturday, April 23....
April 18, 2016 | Track & Field Zienasellassie AOTW After Setting PR, Breaking Stadium Record last Thursday OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University track star Futsum Zienasellassie crushed a 22-year old Cougar Stadium record at the Bryan Clay...
April 17, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Poised to Defend Conference Title this Week at Big Sky Championships BOULDER CITY, Nev. – Playing on the outskirts of a city predicated on getting lucky, the Northern Arizona University golf team is hoping a...
April 16, 2016 | Men's Tennis Montano Picks Up Sixth Straight Singles Win in NAU Men's Tennis' Loss at GCU PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team closed out its non-conference slate this afternoon, April 16, at Grand...
April 16, 2016 | Football One More Week Until the Spring Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team scrimmaged this morning in the Walkup Skydome. The difference in today’s scrimmage...
April 15, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Turns In Some Nice Performances to Close Bryan Clay Invite AZUSA, Calif. – Before last weekend, the previous Northern Arizona University school record in the women’s 4x400m relay stood for 17...
April 15, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Futsum Zienasellassie Has a Night to Remember in Azusa AZUSA, Calif. ? Whenever he steps onto the track, Futsum Zienasellassie is a must-watch athlete and Thursday night was no different for the Northern...
April 14, 2016 | Football Leading By Example – Catching Up with LeAndre Vaughn LeAndre Vaughn, a product out of Avondale, Ariz. via Agua Fria High School and Glendale Community College will embark on his senior campaign this...
April 13, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Breaks Up Roster for Bryan Clay, Mt. SAC This Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - After competing just last Saturday in Tucson, it’s a quick turnaround for the Northern Arizona University track and field...
April 13, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Looks to Stay Hot Against Grand Canyon University This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off a 7-0 sweep over Southern Utah, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team hopes to keep its...
April 11, 2016 | Track & Field Keenan, Fisher Selected as Conference Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah – For the third time this outdoor season, the Big Sky Conference office has named Northern Arizona University senior Adam Keenan the...
April 9, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Sweeps the Thunderbirds for Fifth Straight Win CEDAR CITY, Utah – Following today’s 7-0 sweep over Southern Utah, and despite a lengthy rain delay, the Northern Arizona University...
April 9, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Closes Out Saturday Shootout With a School Record TUCSON, Ariz. – The women’s 4x400m relay team came in determined to break a 17 year old Lumberjack record and succeed in accomplishing...
April 9, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Sweeps the Fighting Hawks in Final Home Match of 2016 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team swept the University of North Dakota in their final home match of...
April 9, 2016 | Football Defense Brings Intensity in Scrimmage FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –Northern Arizona football’s scrimmage was highlighted from start to finish by the defense today. The secondary had quick...
April 8, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Totals Conference-Best 16 WAC All-Academic Honorees DENVER, Colo. – As the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team has become accustomed to, the Lumberjacks once again backed up their Western...
April 8, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Look Strong Heading into Jim Click Shootout FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Leading the Big Sky with 39 automatic outdoor conference qualifiers, the Northern Arizona University track and field team...
April 7, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Playing Host to North Dakota in Last Home Match of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team is within arm’s reach of a regular season Big Sky Conference...
April 7, 2016 | Football Dynamic Duo - Q&A with NAU's Cookus and Butler Northern Arizona’s Case Cookus and Emmanuel Butler combined for one of the best seasons by a quarterback-wide receiver duo in 2015. Both players...
April 6, 2016 | Football NAU at Montana State to be Televised by DIRECTV and ROOT SPORTS OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona’s match-up on the road at Montana State on Oct. 8 will be televised on ROOT SPORTS™, as DIRECTV SPORTS...
April 6, 2016 | Men's Tennis Southern Utah Up Next for NAU Men's Tennis in Cedar City FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Now fourth place in the Big Sky standings, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team is coming off a 2-0...
April 6, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis' Lodewijks, Szavay Land in ITA National Doubles Rankings FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced yesterday, April 5, the Division I women’s national doubles rankings....
April 5, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Close Out Action From Final Tourney Before Conference MARICOPA, Ariz. - At day two of the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, the Northern Arizona University golf team recorded a 19-over-par 307 third round score...
April 5, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis' Tim Handel Picks up First Career Big Sky Weekly Honor OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team picked up two big wins this past weekend over Sacramento State, who was in...
April 5, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis' Blanka Szavay Earns Second Career POTW Honor OGDEN, Utah – Sophomore Blanka Szavay, for the second time this season, was named the Big Sky Tennis Player of the Week the conference office...
April 5, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Finish First Two Rounds From Wyoming Cowgirl Classic MARICOPA, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University golf team wrapped up the first two rounds of action today at the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic,...
April 4, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Hoover, Keenan Earn AOTW Honors from the Big Sky OGDEN, Utah – After their individual performances over the weekend at the Stanford Invitational, redshirt-senior Caleb Hoover and senior Adam...
April 3, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Remains in First Place After 5-2 Win Over Weber State OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team is on track to have one of the best seasons since Head Coach Kim...
April 3, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Wins Fourth Straight Match With 5-2 Victory over Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team walked away with their fourth straight win this afternoon over the...
April 2, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Clay Highlights Action From Day Two at Stanford Invite STANFORD, Calif. - Redshirt-senior Alexis Clay recorded a season-best mark and qualified for outdoor conference championships in the women’s...
April 2, 2016 | Football First Spring Scrimmage Complete for the Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team completed their first scrimmage of spring ball today. It was also Junior Day for the...
April 2, 2016 | Women's Tennis Lumberjack Women's Tennis Takes Down Utah State 4-1 On the Road LOGAN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team topped the now 8-9 Utah State University Aggies this afternoon with a...
April 2, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Cruises Past Big Sky Leader Sacramento State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team took down the current Big Sky leader Sacramento State this afternoon...
April 1, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Wraps Up Nearly 15 Hour Day at Stanford Invite STANFORD, Calif. - The Northern Arizona University track and field squad wrapped up day-one action from the highly competitive Stanford Invitational...
April 1, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Continues Strong Play With 4-3 Win at Idaho State POCATELLO, Idaho – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team pulled out yet another Big Sky victory on the road this afternoon...
April 1, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU Prepares for Wyoming Cowgirl Classic Next Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off a three week break from competition, the Northern Arizona University golf team will tee off from the Wyoming...
March 31, 2016 | Football Jountti Takes His College Experience to New Heights There’s a well-known quote that states, “We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.” And that’s what comes...
March 31, 2016 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer Signs 12 Additions to the Lumberjack Family FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team has signed 12 future Lumberjacks that will officially join the team...
March 31, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Head West to Compete at Stanford Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two weekends off from competition, the Northern Arizona University track and field team will travel to Stanford,...
March 30, 2016 | Men's Basketball 2015-16 Men's Basketball Season Recap The 2015-16 season was much different than last year for the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team. The Lumberjacks were hit hard with...
March 30, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving 2016 NAU Swimming & Diving WAC Championships Recap FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Even as the two-time defending Western Athletic Conference champions, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team entered...
March 30, 2016 | Women's Tennis A Three-Match Road Swing Close By For NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team looks to maintain its first place standing in the Big Sky this...
March 30, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Playing Host to Sac State, Northern Colorado This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team is coming off a strong weekend at home with sweeps over University of...
March 29, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis' Hanneke Lodewijks Named Big Sky Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – For the second time this season, Northern Arizona University women’s tennis player Hanneke Lodewijks was named the Big Sky...
March 28, 2016 | Women's Tennis Lodewijks/Szavay Pull Off No. 1 Doubles Upset in NAU Women's Tennis' Loss at No. 19 Arizona State TEMPE, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team traveled south to face No. 19 Arizona State University this afternoon,...
March 28, 2016 | Women's Volleyball NAU Volleyball Leaves Imprint During Visit to Monument Valley High School KAYENTA, Ariz. – In one simple word, the Northern Arizona volleyball team's trip to Kayenta on Saturday was a success. A long day that started...
March 26, 2016 | Men's Tennis Two Sweeps on the Day for NAU Men's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In today’s (March 26) home double header versus the University of North Dakota and Arizona Christian University, the...
March 26, 2016 | Women's Tennis Five Straight Wins for NAU Women's Tennis After Topping Montana 6-1 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team won its fifth straight match after taking down the University of...
March 26, 2016 | Football First Week of Spring Ball Complete FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team wrapped up its first week of spring practice this morning. The Lumberjacks went live for...
March 25, 2016 | Men's Basketball Guard Kris Yanku Announces His Intention to Turn Pro FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy and junior guard Kris Yanku announce his intentions to go pro....
March 25, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Swimming to Host Five-Day Swim Camp from May 30-June 3 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving program will host their High Altitude Swim Camp in the new Aquatic and Tennis...
March 25, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Picked First, Fifth in Outdoor Preseason Coaches' Poll OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office released the preseason coaches’ poll for the 2016 outdoor track and field season today, with...
March 24, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Tops Sacramento State, Moves Into First Place in Big Sky Standings FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With today’s 4-3 win over Sacramento State, who was 3-0 in conference matches, the Northern Arizona University...
March 23, 2016 | Men's Basketball All These Years and Bill Lewis' Records Still Rank High It’s been 60 years since Bill Lewis put on a Northern Arizona men’s basketball uniform, but the time that he spent on the Flagstaff campus...
March 23, 2016 | Women's Basketball 2015-16 NAU Women's Basketball Season Recap FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Wins were short, but individual breakthroughs were plentiful for the Northern Arizona women's basketball team during their...
March 23, 2016 | Women's Soccer NAU Women's Soccer to Help at NativeVision Mini-Camp in Tuba City FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This Saturday, March 26, the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team will be en route to Tuba City, Ariz. to...
March 23, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Prepping for Next Two Matches Versus North Dakota, Arizona Christian FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team, now 6-10 on the year, have two more home matches on tap against Big...
March 22, 2016 | Football Day One of Spring Football Complete FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It’s been four months since the Northern Arizona football team wrapped up the 2015 season, but today marked the start...
March 22, 2016 | Women's Soccer Spring Dates Announced For NAU Women's Soccer FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It’s been over four months since the 2015 regular season ended and the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer...
March 22, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Looks to Stay Hot Against Sacramento State, Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Having won three straight and six out of their last seven matches, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team...
March 22, 2016 | Track & Field Conference Office Names NAU’s Keenan Field Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah – After breaking an 11-year old school record and nine-year old Big Sky record in the hammer throw last weekend at the UC Irvine...
March 22, 2016 | Football Register Now For NAU Football Summer Camps FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Registration for the 2016 High Mountain Challenge and Jerome Souers Instructional Skills Camp is now open.
March 21, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Makes it Three Straight With 4-0 Win over UAB FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team has now won six of its last seven matches after today’s 4-0...
March 21, 2016 | Women's Volleyball Volleyball to Hold Clinic, Free Scrimmage at Monument Valley High School on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2015 Big Sky Champion Northern Arizona volleyball team will be sharing their skills on the Navajo Nation on Saturday,...
March 20, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis' Handel, Lee Pick Up Wins at Big Sky Leader Weber State OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team fell to Weber State this afternoon, March 20, with a final score of 5-2....
March 19, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Records Nine First-Place Victories at Day Two of UC Irvine Invite IRVINE, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team closed out the second day of the UC Irvine Spring Break Invite and its...
March 19, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Captures Nail-Biting 4-3 Victory Over Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team, coming off a solid victory versus Florida Gulf Coast last week,...
March 19, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Pulls Out a Strong 5-2 Win at Idaho State POCATELLO, Idaho – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team captured its third Big Sky victory over Idaho State this afternoon...
March 18, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Look Strong at UC Irvine to Open the Outdoor Season IRVINE, Calif. – Friday afternoon marked the first official day of the 2016 outdoor track and field season for Northern Arizona University, but...
March 17, 2016 | Track & Field Previewing the 2016 Lumberjack Track and Field Outdoor Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The weather is warming up and the calendar reads the middle of March, which can only mean one thing for the Northern Arizona...
March 17, 2016 | Women's Tennis Two-Match Homestand on Tap for NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Following a gutsy 4-3 win at Florida Gulf Coast University, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will...
March 17, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis to Take on Idaho State, Weber State This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team, now 5-9 this season, will be back on the road this weekend against...
March 16, 2016 | Women's Tennis Blanka Szavay Notches First Career Big Sky Tennis Player of the Week Honor OGDEN, Utah – In her first season of action for Northern Arizona University women’s tennis, sophomore Blanka Szavay was named the Big Sky...
March 15, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Close Out Tournament from Tucson TUCSON, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University golf team struggled in the third and final round of the Wildcat Invitational earlier today,...
March 15, 2016 | Football Lumberjacks Open Up Spring Practice Next Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – One week from today the Northern Arizona football team opens up spring practice on the upper fields of the mountain campus....
March 14, 2016 | Men's Tennis No. 63 University of New Mexico Tops NAU Men's Tennis on the Road ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team faced its fourth ranked opponent this season in No. 63 University of...
March 14, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Shine At Day One of Wildcat Invitational TUCSON, Ariz. – Competing against some of the best teams in the nation, the Northern Arizona University golf team did not shy away from the...
March 14, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Grinds out Tough 4-3 Victory at Florida Gulf Coast FORT MEYER, FLA. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team migrated south to take on the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles...
March 14, 2016 | Football Jahn Named NFF Valley of the Sun FCS College Scholar-Athlete of the Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona football senior running back Casey Jahn has been named the National Football Foundation Valley of the Sun...
March 11, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Zienasellassie Earns All-American Performance in 5000m Event at Nationals BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Representing the Northern Arizona University track and field team as the only athlete that qualified for NCAA Division I...
March 11, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU Preparing to Face Off Against Some Stiff Competition at Wildcat Invite FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – While calling the fourth-place finish at the Red Rocks Invitational last weekend a “step back” is a hypercritical...
March 10, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Zienasellassie Competes Tomorrow at NCAA Indoor Nationals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team sent redshirt-junior Futsum Zienasellassie to Birmingham,...
March 10, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Will Head South to Face Florida Gulf Coast University FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will be trading in the mountains for beaches as they are set to...
March 10, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Set to Face Another Ranked Foe in No. 63 New Mexico FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team is coming off a solid victory over Eastern Washington University and...
March 9, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Divers Conclude NCAA Zones on Platform, Jackson Places 27th in Final Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Chelsea Jackson capped her extraordinary Lumberjack career with a 27th place finish on platform to conclude the NCAA...
March 9, 2016 | Men's Basketball NAU Men’s Hoops Ends Season in First Round of the Big Sky Tournament RENO, Nev. – Ako Kaluna powered Northern Arizona on both the offensive and defensive end recording his 20th double figure scoring game of the...
March 8, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU Diving Pushes Through Tough Day on Zones 3-Meter FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona divers experienced an up-and-down day on the 3-meter springboard to conclude the second day of the NCAA...
March 7, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Lumberjack Diving Duo Make Finals on First Day of Zone Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Chelsea Jackson and junior Alexa Geiger opened the NCAA Zone E Diving Championships in the Aquatic and Tennis Complex...
March 7, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Fights Until the End in 78-63 Tourney Loss to Montana RENO, Nev. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team may have been the 12th seed in this year's Big Sky Conference Tournament. Montana may...
March 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Draw Eastern Washington in First Round of the Big Sky Tourney RENO, Nev. – The Big Sky Men’s Basketball Championship begins this Tuesday in Reno, Nev. No. 11 seed Northern Arizona will face No. 6 seed...
March 6, 2016 | Women's Golf Recapping Weekend Action from Red Rocks Invitational SEDONA, Ariz. - The 2016 Red Rocks Invitational from the Oakcreek Country Club wrapped up today with the second and final round, as the Northern...
March 6, 2016 | Men's Tennis Lumberjack Men's Tennis Rolls Past Eastern Washington 5-2 Cheney, Wash. – Coming off a tough loss to the University of Idaho, the Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team responded by taking...
March 6, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU's Rader at the Head of Her Class, Voted Big Sky's Outstanding Freshman RENO, Nev. – Freshman Alyssa Rader opened her career with a double-double and ended the regular season with one as well. In between, she proved...
March 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Hornets Use Second Half Surge to Top NAU, 64-51, in The Nest SACRAMENTO, Calif – Northern Arizona men’s basketball took a four-point lead into the locker room at the half, but Sacramento State...
March 5, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Upends Montana State, Falls to Emory in Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team closed out its home opening weekend with a split over Montana State...
March 5, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU in Fourth-Place with One Round Remaining at Red Rocks SEDONA, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona University golf team teed-off from its first and only home tournament of the season Saturday morning, finishing...
March 5, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Falls to Defending Big Sky Champions University of Idaho CHENEY, Wash. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team dropped a heartbreaker this afternoon (March 5) to the defending Big Sky...
March 5, 2016 | Women's Basketball 'Jacks Look Forward to Fresh Start Versus Montana in Tournament First Round FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The records reset and a new win-or-go home season starts on Monday with the Big Sky Tournament at the Reno Events Center. The...
March 4, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Suffers Senior Night Loss, 111-79, to Sacramento State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Friday night's Senior Night looked like a track meet at times. The Northern Arizona women's basketball and Sacramento State...
March 4, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU to Host NCAA Zone Diving Championships from March 7-9 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With bids to the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships on the line, the Northern Arizona divers will be in the comforts of...
March 4, 2016 | Track & Field Zienasellassie Named Mountain Region Track Athlete of the Year NEW ORLEANS, La. – Not even a week after the Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team secured its fifth-straight indoor...
March 4, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks’ Axe Comes Up Short on the Road, Drops 89-81 Decision at Portland State PORTLAND, Ore. – Ako Kaluna registered his third-straight double-double and Kris Yanku had a career-high scoring night against Portland State on...
March 3, 2016 | Women's Basketball Willadsen and Mulder Leave Lasting Impression on NAU Women's Basketball FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Night. Always a day to reflect on memories built and legacies left. When seniors Monique Mulder and Mariah Willadsen...
March 3, 2016 | Track & Field Heins Named 2016 Big Sky Indoor Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah – After leading the Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team to its fifth-straight indoor conference title and...
March 3, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU Preparing for Red Rocks Invite this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University golf team hosts the Red Rocks Invitational this Saturday and Sunday, where it will look to...
March 3, 2016 | Women's Tennis Home Opening Weekend on Tap for NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This Saturday March 5, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will kick off a two-match homestand in the...
March 3, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball's Rene Coggins Named CoSIDA Academic All-American FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For just the second time in program history, the Northern Arizona women's basketball team has an Academic All-American. On...
March 3, 2016 | Men's Tennis Two Big Sky Matches Ahead for NAU Men's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team will be back on the road this weekend (March 5-6) with two Big Sky...
March 2, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Loses High Scoring Game, 88-80, to Portland State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Three Lumberjacks scored at least 20 points on Wednesday, but Portland State took advantage of the Northern Arizona women's...
March 2, 2016 | Football Lumberjacks Add Blake Kemp to Signing Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football team has announced the addition of transfer quarterback Blake Kemp to its signing class. Kemp...
March 2, 2016 | Men's Tennis Lucas Taylor of NAU Men's Tennis Snags First Career Big Sky Player of the Week Honor OGDEN, Utah –Northern Arizona University men’s tennis player Lucas Taylor was tabbed the Big Sky Player of the Week the conference office...
March 2, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis' Eirene Granville Tabbed Big Sky Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Coming off an impressive weekend, Northern Arizona University women’s tennis player Eirene Granville snagged her first...
March 2, 2016 | Women's Golf Cifuentes Earns Recognition for Play at Rio Verde FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the second time in her collegiate golf career, junior Kim Cifuentes has been named the Big Sky Golfer of the Week after...
March 1, 2016 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Hits the Road for Big Sky Play in Preparation for Conference Tourney Next Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona is slated for a pair of road games this week at Portland State (Mar. 1) and Sacramento State (Mar. 3),...
March 1, 2016 | Men's Tennis Loyola Marymount Slides Past NAU Men's Tennis 5-2 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team dropped what would have been its fifth straight victory over Loyola...
February 29, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Plays for Momentum at Home in Final Week of Regular Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball could use some much-needed positive momentum in the final week of the regular season before...
February 28, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Wrap Up Play From Rio Verde Invitational RIO VERDE, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University golf team was poised to make a run at two-straight tournament victories, but fell off in the...
February 28, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Rolls Past NMSU to Finish Out the Weekend LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team finished out the weekend on a high note after topping New Mexico...
February 28, 2016 | Men's Tennis Lumberjack Men's Tennis Notch First Big Sky and Fourth Straight Win of 2016 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team picked up its fourth consecutive victory and first Big Sky win over...
February 27, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Dominates to Third Straight WAC Championship HOUSTON, Texas – If anyone expected the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team to take it easy on Saturday with a sizeable lead, that was...
February 27, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Women's Basketball Drops Final Road Contest at Southern Utah CEDAR CITY, Utah – This evening’s (Feb. 27) Big Sky women’s basketball matchup between Northern Arizona University and Southern Utah...
February 27, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Looking Strong Going Into Final Round Tomorrow RIO VERDE, Ariz. – Senior Savana Bezdicek shot a 2-under-par 70 in during the second round of action from the Rio Verde Invitational to position...
February 27, 2016 | Track & Field It's Five Straight Indoor Conference Titles for NAU Men's Track and Field Team BOZEMAN, Mont. – Nineteen indoor team championships; five straight indoor titles; 151 points, fifth most all-time in indoor conference history;...
February 27, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Claws Past Air Force; Captures Third Straight Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team made it three straight wins as they clawed past Air Force University...
February 27, 2016 | Men's Basketball Thunderbirds Inch Past NAU in Regular Season Home Finale, 69-59 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Ako Kaluna had probably the best game of his career but it wasn’t enough to carry Northern Arizona to victory as the...
February 27, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Rallies to Defeat the University of Wyoming 4-3 LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team grinded out a 4-3 victory over the University of Wyoming this...
February 27, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Feeling Confident Heading Into Final Day of Indoor Conference BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team sits in the driver’s seat heading into the final day of...
February 27, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Open Up with A Strong First Round at Rio Verde RIO VERDE, Ariz. – In the team’s second tournament of the 2016 season, the Northern Arizona University golf squad opened round one action...
February 26, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Heads Into Final Day of WAC Championships With Lead HOUSTON, Texas – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team may not have taken home any gold medals on the third day of the Western...
February 26, 2016 | Women's Tennis Lady Miners Slip Away from NAU Women's Tennis In El Paso EL PASO, Texas – In the first of three road matches this weekend (Feb. 26-28), the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team fell to...
February 25, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Wins Three Events to Extend WAC Lead After Two Days HOUSTON, Texas – Known for their outstanding diving: yes. How about their distance swimmers: check. But no one in the conference saw the hurt...
February 24, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Focused As Ever Heading Into Conference Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – All the hard work and resilience on display from the Northern Arizona University track and field team this indoor season will...
February 25, 2016 | Men's Basketball NAU Welcomes Southern Utah for Regular Season Home Finale FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona has won two of its last three home games as it hosts Southern Utah this Saturday in the regular season home...
February 24, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Set to Compete in Second Spring Invite this Weekend in Rio Verde FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University golf team is preparing for its second tournament of 2016 this weekend, where the squad will...
February 24, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving NAU's Exceptional Day Leads to First Day Advantage at WAC Championships HOUSTON, Texas – In the heart of Texas where football reigns supreme, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team scored a figurative...
February 24, 2016 | Women's Tennis Three Road Matches Ahead For NAU Women's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a weekend off, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will face University of Texas, El Paso,...
February 24, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Aims for Win at SUU in Final Regular Season Road Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball has one final opportunity to snag a win away from Flagstaff before the conference tournamen...
February 24, 2016 | Men's Basketball Where There's a Wil There's a Way FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - There are so many pieces involved in having a successful basketball program and sometimes it’s the smaller pieces that get...
February 24, 2016 | Men's Tennis Three Home Matches Around the Corner for NAU Men's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After an exciting home-opening weekend and a win over Western New Mexico to top it off, the Northern Arizona University...
February 22, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Swimming & Diving Pursues Third Straight WAC Title in Houston FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Despite two straight Western Athletic Conference titles, the Northern Arizona swimming & diving team is not taking...
February 22, 2016 | Track & Field Conference Selects NAU's DMR Team, Weise as Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah -- For the third consecutive week, and the seventh time this indoor season, the Northern Arizona University track and field team secured...
February 22, 2016 | Football Lumberjack Football Pro Day Slated for March 3rd FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona football program will hold its Pro Day on Thursday, March 3. Check-in will begin at 8 a.m. with...
February 21, 2016 | Men's Tennis A Sweep for NAU Men's Tennis in its Inaugural Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team snagged its second straight win in its inaugural match in the Aquatic...
February 20, 2016 | Men's Basketball Weber State Edges NAU at the End, 77-74 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona edged Weber State in almost every statistical category today, but the Wildcats hung on until the end taking...
February 20, 2016 | Women's Basketball Paplow Scores Big Sky Season Best 36 Points in Overtime Loss at Weber State OGDEN, Utah – Freshman Kaleigh Paplow had one of the greatest offensive games in Northern Arizona women's basketball history. The Lumberjacks...
February 20, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Picks Up Its First Win of 2016 over UC Riverside RIVERSIDE, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team captured its first win of the season over UC Riverside this...
February 19, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Competes in Final Meet Before Indoor Conference FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team competed in its final indoor meet this afternoon—the NAU Tune...
February 19, 2016 | Men's Tennis Lumberjack Men's Tennis Falls at UC Irvine 7-0 IRVINE, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team dropped its sixth match of the 2016 campaign against a tough UC Irvine...
February 19, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Aquatic and Tennis Complex Set for Public Grand Opening This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After nearly two years of construction, Northern Arizona University's brand new Aquatic and Tennis Complex (ATC) is set to be...
February 19, 2016 | Cross Country NAU’s Tyler Day, Men’s Cross Team Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors NEW ORLEANS, La. – The USTFCCCA released its annual list of NCAA Division I cross country all-academic teams and athletes Friday morning, with...
February 18, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Drops 71-61 Decision to Idaho State POCATELLO, Idaho – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team and Idaho State traded runs in the third quarter, but the Bengals got the last...
February 18, 2016 | Men's Basketball NAU Axes Idaho State, 81-68 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Ako Kaluna registered a near double-double of 17 points and nine rebounds, as Northern Arizona axed visiting Idaho State...
February 18, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Prepare for Final Indoor Meet Before Conference FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With Big Sky Indoor Conference Championships right around the corner, the Northern Arizona University track and field team...
February 18, 2016 | Football Alumni Reception: March 16 in Phoenix FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Attention all Northern Arizona football alumni, we will be having an alumni reception on Wednesday, March 16 at Zipps Sports Grill...
February 17, 2016 | Women's Golf Anokhina Named Conference's Co-Golfer of the Week OGDEN, Utah – After her second-place performance at the Bison at Boulder Creek Invite to begin the 2016 spring season, freshman Sofya Anokhina...
February 17, 2016 | Women's Volleyball Records, Championships & Awards: JVP Leaves Her Mark with NAU Volleyball FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – "I wasn't tall enough to go there, I wasn't good enough to go there." It seems unthinkable now, but that was the...
February 17, 2016 | Men's Tennis Two Road Matches and Home Opener on Deck for NAU Men's Tennis FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team has a full weekend ahead of them as they hit the road for California...
February 16, 2016 | Women's Golf NAU Secures A First-Place Victory to Open the Spring Season BOULDER CREEK, Nev. – Freshman Sofya Anokhina managed a stellar 3-under-par 69 score in the final round of play at the Bison at Boulder Creek...
February 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Next Up: Three-Game Home Stand Begins with Idaho State and Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This week’s games are set for Thursday and Saturday, as Northern Arizona men’s hoops welcomes Idaho State (Feb....
February 16, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Zienasellassie Earns Second Conference AOTW Selection this Season OGDEN, Utah – For the second time this indoor season and the second time in three weeks, Northern Arizona University’s Futsum Zienasellass...
February 16, 2016 | Women's Basketball NAU Hopes to Find Road Breakthrough at Idaho State, Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Just three weeks remain before the conference tournament and the Northern Arizona women's basketball team heads to Idaho State and...
February 15, 2016 | Women's Golf Lumberjacks Sit in First-Place Heading into Final Round Tomorrow BOULDER CREEK, Nev. – The Northern Arizona University golf team picked up right where it left off in the fall, recording a two-round score of...
February 15, 2016 NAU Cheer & Dance Sets 2016-17 Tryout Dates for April 15-16 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The NAU Cheer and Dance Program is excited to expand their teams through their 2016-2017 tryout dates. Continuing on a...
February 14, 2016 | Women's Tennis Strong Singles Play Lifts NAU Women's Tennis Over Portland State VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team captured their second Big Sky win of the season over Portland State...
February 13, 2016 | Men's Basketball Griz Take Down Lumberjacks 85-67 on the Road MISSOULA, Mont. – Montana shot 70 percent from the field in the second half and that was enough to defeat the visiting Northern Arizona...
February 13, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Basketball Battles to the End in 61-57 Loss to Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team (6-18, 2-11 Big Sky) outshot Montana from three, made more free throws and held...
February 13, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Wrap-Up Action from NAU Invite, ISU Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team competed in the second and final day of the NAU Invite and Iowa State...
February 13, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Falls to No. 58 University of Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team fell to No. 58 University of Arizona this afternoon (Feb. 13) with a...
February 13, 2016 | Men's Tennis NAU Men's Tennis Makes Big Strides at No. 69 Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team hit the road for Tucson, Ariz. to face No. 69 University of Arizona with...
February 12, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Opens Up Competition from the NAU Invite, ISU Classic Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It was a day of personal bests for the Northern Arizona University track and field team as the Lumberjacks wrapped up...
February 12, 2016 | Football NAU Researchers Tackle the Topic of Concussion Reporting with NCAA Grant FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – People play sports because they love the game. The teammates you meet and the memories you create are priceless. The one...
February 11, 2016 | Women's Golf Previewing the Upcoming 2016 Lumberjack Golf Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a successful fall season, one that saw two top-three tournament finishes, the defending Big Sky champion and conference...
February 11, 2016 | Women's Basketball Women's Hoops Outshot by Montana State in 83-72 Loss FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona women's basketball team had five players in double-figures for just the second time this season, but the...
February 11, 2016 | Men's Basketball Bobcats Shoot Their Way Past NAU, 101-58 BOZEMAN, Mont. – Montana State was on fire from long range tonight, knocking down an NCAA Division I single-game high this season of 25...
February 11, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Set to Host NAU Invite, Compete at ISU Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a weekend off from competition, the Northern Arizona University track and field team is back in action this Friday and...
February 11, 2016 | Women's Tennis In-State Match Up: NAU Women's Tennis to Take On No. 58 University of Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, the Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team will hit the road for Tucson, Ariz. where they will...
February 11, 2016 | Men's Tennis Up Next for NAU Men's Tennis: No. 69 University of Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s tennis team is preparing for yet another tough opponent ahead in No. 69 Universit...
February 11, 2016 | Women's Basketball Rene Coggins Voted to CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the midst of a career-best season on the court, junior Rene Coggins was recognized for her academic diligence, commitment...
February 9, 2016 | Men's Basketball Road Trip: ‘Jacks at Montana State and Montana 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...
February 9, 2016 | Women's Basketball 'Jacks Return Home to Host Montana State and Montana in the Dome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women's basketball hosts Montana State and Montana this week as the conference tournament gets closer and...
February 9, 2016 | Women's Swimming & Diving Jackson Picks Up Fifth WAC Diver of the Week Award of the Season DENVER, Colo. – Another week, another WAC Diver of the Week award for senior Chelsea Jackson. Following Jackson's second consecutive record-brea...
February 9, 2016 | Track & Field Newcomer Kennedy Showcasing Some Serious Talent FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The indoor track and field season is heating up for the Northern Arizona University Lumberjacks as we inch closer to...
February 8, 2016 | Men's Basketball Game Times for the Big Sky Men's and Women's Championships Announced The 2016 Big Sky men's and women's basketball championships in Reno, Nev. are just 39 days away and game times are set. The Big Sky men's and women's...
February 8, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Weitz Earns Conference Honors After Weekend Performance OGDEN, Utah – Another week, another Big Sky honor for a member of the Northern Arizona University track and field team. Earlier today, the...
February 7, 2016 | Women's Tennis Northern Arizona Women's Tennis Drops Close Match to EWU CHENEY, Wash. – The Northern Arizona University women’s tennis team closed out a full slate of matches this weekend against Big Sky...
February 6, 2016 | Women's Tennis NAU Women's Tennis Picks up Third Win Over Seattle University PULLMAN, Wash. – Northern Arizona University women’s tennis wrapped up its three-match stand at Washington State University this evening,...
February 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Team Effort Pushes Men’s Hoops Past Idaho, 72-70 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Four players scored in double digits for Northern Arizona, as the Lumberjacks picked up their first Big Sky home win of the...
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 15, 2016 | Football It's a Wrap - 2015 Season Recap In 2015, Northern Arizona experimented with a new offensive scheme and a new offensive coordinator, as the Lumberjacks went out to prove that although...
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...