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  • NAU Welcomes San Diego to the Walkup Skydome This Saturday in a Doubleheader
    December 01, 2016
    NAU Welcomes San Diego to the Walkup Skydome This Saturday in a Doubleheader FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s hoops welcomes San Diego in the Lumberjacks’ home opener this Saturday. Tip-off versus the Toreros is scheduled for 2 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome. There will be a women’s basketball game prior to the men’s contest.
  • Lumberjacks Fall to Jacksonville State, 76-63
    November 26, 2016
    Lumberjacks Fall to Jacksonville State, 76-63 LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Northern Arizona minimized its turnovers and spread the ball well, but Jacksonville State out-rebounded the Lumberjacks on its way to a 76-63 win at the Thomas and Mack Center in both teams’ final game of the Global Sports Classic.
  • Martin, NAU Take Care of Alabama State, 71-57
    November 25, 2016
    Martin, NAU Take Care of Alabama State, 71-57 LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Another solid performance from Jordyn Martin helped Northern Arizona top Alabama State 71-57 today in the Global Sports Classic at the Thomas and Mack Center. The Lumberjacks out-rebounded Alabama State 46 to 37 hold off the Hornets and improve to 2-5 on the season.
  • UNLV Runs Past NAU, 110-71
    November 23, 2016
    UNLV Runs Past NAU, 110-71 LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Las Vegas native Jordyn Martin led all players with 21 points, but it wasn’t enough as Northern Arizona men’s hoops fell to UNLV 110-71 at the Thomas and Mack Center in the preliminary round game of the Global Sports Classic.
  • Men's Hoops Continues Play In Global Sports Classic Friday
    November 23, 2016
    Men's Hoops Continues Play In Global Sports Classic Friday LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Northern Arizona (1-5) will play Alabama State (0-4) on Friday in the Global Sports Classic at the Thomas and Mack Center. Tip-off is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. PT/2:30 p.m. MST.
  • 2017 Road to Reno Tickets Now Available for Purchase
    November 21, 2016
    2017 Road to Reno Tickets Now Available for Purchase OGDEN, Utah – For the second straight year, the Big Sky Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships will be held in Reno, Nev. and tickets for the 2017 installment are now available for fans to purchase.
  • Washington Uses Inside Game to Top NAU 92-58
    November 20, 2016
    Washington Uses Inside Game to Top NAU 92-58 SEATTLE, Wash. – Sophomore wing Felix Rivera-Vega registered 11 points and six rebounds and senior forward Ako Kaluna had 10 points and five rebounds as Northern Arizona fell to Washington 92–58 at the Alaska Airlines Arena tonight.
  • Men's Hoops Cruises Past Benedictine Mesa, 92-63
    November 17, 2016
    Men's Hoops Cruises Past Benedictine Mesa, 92-63 TUBA CITY, Ariz. – Northern Arizona never trailed in the game, as it cruised to a 92-63 win over Benedictine Mesa today. The game was played at Tuba City High School on the Navajo Nation. Tonight marked the second straight season that NAU has played a game on the Navajo Nation.
  • NAU Student-Athletes Continue to Graduate at a High Rate
    November 15, 2016
    NAU Student-Athletes Continue to Graduate at a High Rate INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University’s NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84 leads the Big Sky Conference, according to a national report released Tuesday. The NCAA developed the GSR for Division I institutions in 2002 in response to college and university presidents who wanted more accurate graduation data. NAU’s rate is the second-highest in the state of Arizona amongst the Regent institutions.
  • Men's Basketball Hosts Benedictine Mesa on the Navajo Nation of Tuba City
    November 15, 2016
    Men's Basketball Hosts Benedictine Mesa on the Navajo Nation of Tuba City FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Benedictine Mesa on Thursday on the Navajo Nation of Tuba City. The game which will be played at Tuba City High School has a tip-off time of 6:30 p.m.
  • Men’s Hoops Edged by Tennessee State, 69-65
    November 13, 2016
    Men’s Hoops Edged by Tennessee State, 69-65 SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Foul trouble hindered Northern Arizona (0-2) from establishing an offensive rhythm as it fell to Tennessee State 69-65 in game two of the Cable Car Classic.
  • Lumberjacks Drop Final Game of Cable Car Classic 89-76 to UC Davis
    November 13, 2016
    Lumberjacks Drop Final Game of Cable Car Classic 89-76 to UC Davis SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Jaleni Neely scored a career-high 24 points - 21 in the second half - as Northern Arizona (0-3) fell to UC Davis (2-1) in the final game of the Cable Car Classic.
  • NAU Battles Hard in Season Opener, Falls to Santa Clara 67-64 in Cable Car Classic
    November 12, 2016
    NAU Battles Hard in Season Opener, Falls to Santa Clara 67-64 in Cable Car Classic SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Jordyn Martin registered a double-double of 14 points and 13 rebounds in his first game back from injury, as Northern Arizona fell 67-64 to Santa Clara in its season opener and first game of the Cable Car Classic this weekend.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Guard Mike Green
    November 11, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Guard Mike Green Mike Green is a sophomore guard on the NAU men's basketball team. Check out his Q&A to see what some of his favorite things are.
  • Tickets for Men’s Basketball in Tuba City On Sale Now
    November 09, 2016
    Tickets for Men’s Basketball in Tuba City On Sale Now FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Tickets are now on sale for the Northern Arizona men’s basketball game versus Benedictine Mesa on Nov. 17. The game will be played on the Navajo Nation of Tuba City. Fans can purchase a single game ticket for $5 or for $35 fans will receive a ticket and transportation to the game.
  • Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Opens 2016-17 Slate at Cable Car Classic
    November 08, 2016
    Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Opens 2016-17 Slate at Cable Car Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will open the season on Friday in Santa Clara, Calif. at the 50th Annual Cable Car Classic. The Lumberjacks will play host Santa Clara on Friday at 8 p.m. MST to begin tournament play. NAU will face Tennessee State on Saturday at 9:30 p.m MST and UC Davis on Sunday at 1 p.m. MST.
  • Q&A with Freshman Forward Ray Robinson
    November 07, 2016
    Q&A with Freshman Forward Ray Robinson Check out the latest NAU men's basketball Q&A with freshman forward Ray Robinson. He arrives at NAU from Sound Doctrine Christian Academy in Deerfield Beach, Fla.
  • 2016-17 Lumberjack Men's Hoops Season Preview
    November 02, 2016
    2016-17 Lumberjack Men's Hoops Season Preview With four returning starters from a year ago, the return of an All-Conference caliber player, and an impressive class of newcomers, head coach Jack Murphy and the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team are prepped and ready to embark on a competitive 2016-17 season.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Forward Steven Stanley
    November 01, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Forward Steven Stanley Steven Stanley is a sophomore forward out of Brophy College Prep, by the way of Phoenix. He's in his second season with the Lumberjacks majoring in exercise science.
  • Q&A with Freshman Guard/Forward Chris Bowling
    October 26, 2016
    Q&A with Freshman Guard/Forward Chris Bowling Chris Bowling, a freshman wing out of Gilbert, Ariz. has joined the NAU men's basketball program. Check out his Q&A to get to know more about him.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Guard Omar Ndiaye
    October 24, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Guard Omar Ndiaye Omar Ndiaye is a sophomore guard on the Northern Arizona men's basketball team. He is a native of Sante Fe, N.M. and appeared in two games last season for the Lumberjacks.
  • Q&A with Freshman Forward Brooks DeBisschop
    October 21, 2016
    Q&A with Freshman Forward Brooks DeBisschop Get to know freshman forward Brooks DeBisschop in the latest NAU basketball Q&A. DeBisschop comes to NAU after earning All-State honors at West Linn High School in Oregon.
  • 2016 Big Sky Basketball Digital Media Day Quotes
    October 20, 2016
    2016 Big Sky Basketball Digital Media Day Quotes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s basketball programs participated in the Big Sky Conference’s first Digital Media Day on Thursday. Head coach Jack Murphy and senior forward Ako Kaluna represented the men’s team, while interim head coach Robyne Bostick and senior guard Rene Coggins represented the women’s team.
  • Jaleni Neely Represents NAU at Prescott/Phoenix Media Blitz
    October 19, 2016
    Jaleni Neely Represents NAU at Prescott/Phoenix Media Blitz Senior guard Jaleni Neely is primed and ready for the upcoming 2016-17 season. Neely, a native of Chicago, Ill., Neely is on track to graduate in May with a degree in undergraduate studies. He’s a three-year member of the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team and one of three seniors ready to lead the team by example.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Forward Corey Brown
    October 18, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Forward Corey Brown Get to know sophomore forward Corey Brown. The Hollywood, Fla. native is majoring in hotel & restaurant management. He started 14 of 30 games and averaged 3.6 points and 2.5 rebounds per game, while shooting 60.8 percent from the floor.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Guard Torry Johnson
    October 18, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Guard Torry Johnson Get to know sophomore guard Torry Johnson with the latest Q&A. Last season, Johnson started 26 of 29 games and averaged 9.3 points, 2.6 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per game. He recorded 14 double digit scoring games and had seven games with three or more assists.
  • Q&A with Senior Forward Ako Kaluna
    October 14, 2016
    Q&A with Senior Forward Ako Kaluna Senior forward Ako Kaluna is NAU's top scorer and rebounder from a year before. The Santa Clarita, Calif. native averaged 12.4 points and 7.2 rebounds per game.
  • Big Sky Releases 2016-17 Men’s Hoops Preseason Polls
    October 14, 2016
    Big Sky Releases 2016-17 Men’s Hoops Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will open up the 2016 season in four weeks, as it has been picked to finish 10th by the coaches and 11th by the media in the Big Sky Preseason Polls that were released today by the league office.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Forward Felix Rivera-Vega
    October 12, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Forward Felix Rivera-Vega Sophomore forward Felix Rivera-Vega started six of 27 games last season. He averaged 4.5 points and 3.9 rebounds per game, including a career-high 17 points at Idaho. The Hollywood, Fla. native is pursuing a degree in strategic communications.
  • Pair of Lumberjacks Pick Up Madness Big Sky Preseason Accolades
    October 12, 2016
    Pair of Lumberjacks Pick Up Madness Big Sky Preseason Accolades FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona senior forwards Jordyn Martin and Ako Kaluna have both received preseason recognition from College Sports Madness, announced by the organization.
  • Q&A wih Junior Guard Kye de Laveaga
    October 10, 2016
    Q&A wih Junior Guard Kye de Laveaga Guard Kye de Laveaga is a native of Scottsdale, Ariz. The junior is majoring in exercise science and is a Golden Eagle Scholar-Athelete. He started five of 18 contests last season, as he returns for his third season with the team.
  • Q&A with Freshman Guard JoJo Anderson
    October 09, 2016
    Q&A with Freshman Guard JoJo Anderson Get to know NAU men's hoops freshman guard JoJo Anderson. The Houston, Texas native committed to NAU out of 22ft Academy and will be a great addition to the lineup.
  • Home Game Times Announced for NAU Men’s Hoops
    October 05, 2016
    Home Game Times Announced for NAU Men’s Hoops FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Home game times for the 2016-17 Northern Arizona men’s basketball season have been released. The Lumberjacks have 12 games slated for play in the Walkup Skydome this season, along with a neutral match on Nov. 17 in Tuba City on the Navajo Nation.
  • Men’s Basketball Begins Practice for Upcoming Season
    October 04, 2016
    Men’s Basketball Begins Practice for Upcoming Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team opened up practice this week, as it prepares for the 2016-17 season.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Guard Marcus DeBerry
    October 04, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Guard Marcus DeBerry Get to know sophomore guard Marcus DeBerry. The Tennessee native averaged 7.6 points and 2.8 his rookie season.
  • Q&A with Sophomore Forward Isaiah Thomas
    October 03, 2016
    Q&A with Sophomore Forward Isaiah Thomas Get to know sophomore guard Isaiah Thomas.
  • Q&A with Senior Guard Jaleni Neely
    October 03, 2016
    Q&A with Senior Guard Jaleni Neely Get to know senior guard Jaleni Neely.
  • Come Out to the Phoenix Suns Scrimmage This Saturday at Noon
    September 28, 2016
    Come Out to the Phoenix Suns Scrimmage This Saturday at Noon FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This Saturday, the Phoenix Suns will be hosting a free intrasquad scrimmage at the Walkup Skydome to close out training camp. Doors open at 11 a.m., with tip-off set for 12 p.m. Fans should come early to get a good seat.
  • NAU Men’s Basketball Releases 2016-17 Schedule
    August 24, 2016
    NAU Men’s Basketball Releases 2016-17 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head Coach Jack Murphy and the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team have a jam packed schedule for the 2016-17 season. With its first-eight games being played away from Flagstaff, the Lumberjacks host three-non conference opponents in the Walkup Skydome before kicking off Big Sky Conference play on New Year’s Eve.
  • Phoenix Suns Training Camp Set to Return to Flagstaff
    August 22, 2016
    Phoenix Suns Training Camp Set to Return to Flagstaff PHOENIX, Ariz. - The Phoenix Suns will return to Flagstaff, Ariz. for the fourth consecutive season, and 20th overall, when they report for training camp at Northern Arizona University from Sept. 27 through Oct. 1. The Suns’ week in Flagstaff will culminate with an open to the public scrimmage, starting at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Walkup Skydome.
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