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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...
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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),...
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 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 | 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 | 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 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 | 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 | 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 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 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 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 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 | 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 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 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...
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 | 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 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 | 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 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...
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 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 8, 2015 | Men's Basketball College Sports Madness Announces Preseason Honors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – One month to go before the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team opens up the season, and four players have been...
October 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Freshman Forward Isaiah Thomas Meet freshman forward Isaiah Thomas. A native of Oakland, Calif., Thomas attended Bishop O'Dowd High School. His team won the CIF Open Division Boys...
October 5, 2015 Tickets On Sale Now for Big Sky Basketball Championship #RoadToReno OGDEN, Utah – Are you ready for the Road To Reno? Tickets are on sale now for the 2016 Big Sky Championships. Fans can visit RoadToReno.com for...
October 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Big Sky Media Day Wrap-Up with Sue Darling and Jack Murphy RENO, Nev. – The Big Sky held its conference media day today in Reno, Nev., the site of the 2016 championship tournament. Women’s...
October 4, 2015 | Men's Basketball Kris Yanku Named to All-Big Sky Preseason Team OGDEN, Utah – Junior guard Kris Yanku was selected to the All-Big Sky Conference Preseason Team for the upcoming men’s basketball season,...
October 2, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops First Day of Practice Photo Gallery FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona men's basketball opened up its season today with a practice at the Rolle Activity Center. Check out some photos...
October 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Picked to Finish Fourth in the Big Sky Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team was picked to finish fourth in the Big Sky Preseason Media and Coaches Polls. Both...
October 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball First Practice for NAU Men’s Basketball Set for this Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off of arguably one of the most successful seasons in school history, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team...
September 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Phoenix Suns Open 2015-16 Training Camp on NAU Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Phoenix Suns have arrived at Northern Arizona University. The Suns held their first practice of their week-long training...
September 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball Take a Time Out and Get to Know Freshman Guard Junior Searcy Get to know freshman guard Junior Searcy from Tampa, Fla. Born in Ludwigsburg, Germany, Searcy averaged 22.1 points and 6.3 rebounds per game coming...
September 25, 2015 | Men's Basketball Meet Mr. Corey Brown - Freshman Forward Meet freshman forward Corey Brown. A native of Hollywood, Fla., Brown played high school ball at McArthur, where he helped lead his team to the state...
September 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Basketball Releases 2015-16 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team has released its 2015-16 schedule. The Lumberjacks have a highly competitive...
September 9, 2015 | Men's Basketball The Phoenix Suns Use Flagstaff as Training Camp Headquarters Once Again PHOENIX, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University will host the Phoenix Suns Training Camp for the third consecutive season. The Suns report for...
August 27, 2015 NAU Athletics Lend a Hand as Incoming Freshmen Arrive on Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Cars packing into lots and parents dropping off their kids is how you know the new school year is upon us all. On Thursday,...
July 27, 2015 Student-Athletes Team with NAU Retirees for I-17 Highway Clean-Up FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – While many people were still in bed, a number of Northern Arizona student-athletes were up early at the crack of dawn on...
July 22, 2015 Dr. Alisse Ali-Joseph Named NAU Faculty Athletics Representative FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Athletics, University President Dr. Rita Cheng, and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa...
July 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Jack Murphy Tabbed for Fox Sports Arizona's "Diamondbacks Live" FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy has been chosen as one of FOX Sports Arizona’s sports...
July 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Make ‘Em Play You When it comes to senior forward Jordyn Martin, he is the last person on the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team that likes to be interviewed....
July 7, 2015 Tickets On Sale Now for Wine and Dine FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The 19th Annual Wine & Dine in the Pines will take place on Sunday, August 16 at the Hart Prairie Lodge at Arizona Snowbowl....
July 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lute Olson Announced as Keynote Speaker for 4th Annual Coaches Dinner FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head coach Jack Murphy and the Northern Arizona men's basketball program are proud to host their Fourth Annual Coaches Dinner...
June 13, 2015 NAU Athletics Announces 2015 Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos is proud to announce the 2015...
June 12, 2015 NAU Athletics and Arizona State Credit Union Announce Partnership FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department is proud to announce a five-year partnership with Arizona State Credit...
June 12, 2015 Summer 2015 Coaches Caravan Dates Announced FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department will be rolling through the state of Arizona during its annual NAU...
June 2, 2015 NAU Student-Athletes Give Back in Record Numbers During 2014-15 Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Last year, Northern Arizona University student-athletes performed an incredible 4,378 total community service hours setting a...
May 27, 2015 NCAA Releases Latest Academic Progress Rate Results INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University student-athletes continue to strive for academic excellence culminating in graduation, as the...
May 26, 2015 | Men's Basketball Felix Rivera-Vega Joins Men’s Basketball Signing Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Felix Rivera-Vega becomes the eighth player in Northern Arizona’s signing class, head coach Jack Murphy announced his...
May 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Reynolds and Springs Tackle the Unknown…Australian Football While their college basketball careers are over since leading Northern Arizona to the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament Championship finals,...
May 19, 2015 NAU Men Win Second Consecutive Big Sky All-Sports Trophy OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona men have captured their second consecutive Big Sky All-Sports Trophy, the conference office announced Tuesday....
May 9, 2015 NAU Athletics Celebrates 42 Student-Athlete Graduates This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In total, 42 Northern Arizona University student-athletes will receive their degrees from the university this weekend during...
May 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Adds Marcus DeBerry to Signing Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy announced the signing of Marcus DeBerry to a National Letter...
April 30, 2015 A Night to Remember: 2015 Louie's Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Wednesday night at Prochnow Auditorium, the NAU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee hosted the second annual Louie’s...
April 30, 2015 | Men's Basketball 2014-15 NAU Men's Basketball Season Recap For the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team the 2014-15 season was a memorable one. Guided by third-year head coach Jack Murphy, the...
April 24, 2015 Big Sky Basketball and Reno Announce Three-Year Championships Deal OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships have a home in Reno, Nev., the league and the Reno-Sparks...
April 22, 2015 NAU Places 32 Student-Athletes on Big Sky Winter All-Academic OGDEN, Utah – On Wednesday, the Big Sky conference office announced their All-Academic Teams for the winter 2015 season with the Northern...
April 21, 2015 | Men's Basketball Thank You Lumberjack Country! It has been three weeks since we played host to the New Jersey Institute of Technology in the semifinals of the CIT Postseason Basketball Tournament...
April 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Adds Isaiah Thomas to Signing Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off one of the most memorable seasons in Northern Arizona Men’s Basketball history, head coach Jack Murphy has...
April 15, 2015 NAU Student-Athletes Take Part in Discover Your Career Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University student-athletes participated in the 2nd Annual Discover Your Career Night. The goal of the...
April 15, 2015 Hoover, Vang, Buzzard & Hasquet Honored as Golden Eagle Top Scholar-Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Wednesday, NAU’s brightest student-athletes were honored at the 37th annual Golden Eagle Awards held at the High...
April 2, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Ends Memorable Run As CIT Runner-Up EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team played in its first-ever postseason championship game tonight as it battled...
April 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU at Evansville for CIT Championship Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona, one of the nation’s top five teams in total rebounds, is set for the CollegeInsider.com Postseason...
March 31, 2015 'Jacks, Northern Arizona Community Come Together for Student-Athlete for a Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The NAU Athletics Department, spearheaded by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), held its Student-Athlete for a...
March 31, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Advances to CIT Championship Game After Sellout Crowd FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball had a sellout crowd of 5,583 fans in the building to watch the Lumberjacks rally back...
March 29, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Hosts NJIT Tuesday Night in CIT Semifinal Showdown FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament is coming to Flagstaff this Tuesday as Northern Arizona hosts...
March 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball ‘Jacks Axe Kent State in Overtime Thriller FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – You had to stay for the entire game in order to get the complete picture of Northern Arizona’s 74-73 overtime thriller...
March 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Get Your Tickets Now for NAU Versus NJIT on Tuesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona men's basketball team is back at it again this Tuesday when it hosts NJIT at 6 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome in...
March 27, 2015 | Men's Basketball Quinton Upshur Earns NABC All-District Honors KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Senior guard Quinton Upshur was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division I All-District 6...
March 25, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Hosts Kent State in CIT Quarterfinals This Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Lumberjack Country is hosting the quarterfinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament as Northern Arizona welcomes...
March 24, 2015 | Men's Basketball Get Your Tickets Now for NAU vs. Kent State in CIT Quarterfinals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team is hosting Kent State on Friday, March 27 in the quarterfinals of the CollegeInsid...
March 23, 2015 | Men's Basketball 10 Things You Need to Know About NAU Men’s Hoops FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team is headed to the quarterfinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason...
March 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Hot Shooting in the Second Half Sends NAU Past Sacramento State 78-73 in the Second Round of CIT SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball continues to defy the odds as it came away with the 78-73 win at Sacramento State...
March 19, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU faces conference foe Sacramento State in CIT Second Round FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The road to the 2015 CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament championship game continues for Northern Arizona University as...
March 18, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Takes Down GCU 75-70, Advances to Second Round of CIT PHOENIX, Ariz. – For the first time in Northern Arizona men’s basketball history, the Lumberjacks pulled out a victory in the College...
March 16, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Heads to Grand Canyon University for First Round of CIT FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team will play Grand Canyon University in the first round of the 2015 CollegeInsider.co...
March 16, 2015 | Men's Basketball Kris Yanku Garners Spot on Big Sky All-Tournament Team OGDEN, Utah – After guiding the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team to their first Big Sky semifinal appearance since 2011, sophomore...
March 15, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Accepts CIT Bid, Matchup at Grand Canyon Slated for Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball has accepted a bid to the 2015 CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament. The...
March 14, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Drops Heartbreaker in Semifinals of Big Sky Championship MISSOULA, Mont. – The 2014-15 Northern Arizona men’s basketball team advanced to the Big Sky Championship semifinals for the first time...
March 12, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Advances to Big Sky Championship Semifinals with 58-54 Win Over Northern Colorado MISSOULA, Mont. – Northern Arizona (19-13) made sure not to repeat last year’s Big Sky Championship quarterfinal performance as it...
March 10, 2015 | Men's Basketball March Madness Starts Now – First Up Northern Colorado in the Quarterfinals of the Big Sky Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University men’s basketball makes its third straight appearance in the Big Sky Championship. NAU...
March 9, 2015 | Men's Basketball Martin Named Defensive Player of the Year, Four Lumberjacks Recognized by the Big Sky OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona men’s basketball had four players earn Big Sky recognition, announced today by the conference office. Taking home...
March 8, 2015 | Men's Basketball No. 4 Seed NAU Will Play No. 5 Northern Colorado in First Round of Big Sky Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the final game of the Big Sky regular season complete, the field for next week’s conference tournament has been...
March 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Seniors Make A Splash, Knock Off Sacramento State 70-68 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team closed out their regular season at home against Sacramento State. The...
March 6, 2015 | Men's Basketball Senior Day This Saturday for NAU Men’s Basketball FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Come out to the Walkup Skydome this Saturday for Northern Arizona Men’s Basketball Senior Day. The Lumberjacks will...
March 6, 2015 | Men's Basketball Brotherly Love • The de Laveaga Family It’s not every day that someone can say that they played college basketball with their brother, but the de Laveaga brothers can. Tate and Kye...
March 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Dominates Portland State on the Boards in 58-51 Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – To kick of their final home stand of the regular season, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team squared off against...
March 3, 2015 NAU Athletics March Student-Athlete Spotlight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Gaellan Bewernick of the men's basketball team and Hailey Rochin of the women's tennis team are featured in Lumberjack...
March 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Final Week of the Regular Season on Deck for Men’s Hoops FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the final week of regular season play before March Madness really begins, Northern Arizona hosts Portland State and...
February 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Down to the Wire, But ‘Jacks Fall at Northern Colorado 76-74 GREELEY, Colo. – Northern Arizona took Northern Colorado down to the buzzer, but the Bears escaped with the 76-74 victory at the Bank of...
February 26, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Sinks North Dakota at the Free Throw Line, 85-75 GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Northern Arizona (16-12, 11-4 Big Sky) knocked down 26 of 30 free throws tonight at the Sioux Center handing North Dakota...
February 24, 2015 | Men's Basketball Join Us For Our End of the Year Banquet Northern Arizona Men’s Basketball will be holding its End of the Year Banquet on March 9th at Flagstaff Ranch Country Club. The event begins at...
February 24, 2015 | Men's Basketball Final Road Swing Sends NAU to North Dakota and Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball will be looking for a series sweep this week when it travels to North Dakota on...
February 23, 2015 | Men's Basketball Kris Yanku Named Big Sky Co-Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona sophomore guard Kris Yanku named Co-Big Sky Player of the Week, announced Monday by the conference office. Yanku...
February 21, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Stun Conference Leader Eastern Washington 73-69 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team hosted the first-place Eastern Washington Eagles. It was a thriller in the...
February 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Faces Conference Leader Eastern Washington This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s hoops hosts conference leader Eastern Washington this Saturday. It will also be Native American...
February 19, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Rallies for 72-65 Win Over Idaho FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team faced off against Idaho for the first time since 1996 and the Lumberjacks...
February 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Set for Matchups Versus Idaho and Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This week’s schedule pairs Northern Arizona versus the University of Idaho and Eastern Washington. The teams only...
February 14, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Earn 61-54 Win on the Road at Weber State OGDEN, Utah – With the never give up attitude, Northern Arizona men’s basketball defeated Weber State 61-54 tonight at the Dee Events...
February 12, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Tripped Up at Idaho State, 80-66 POCATELLO, Idaho – Northern Arizona entered tonight on a four-game win streak, but a hungry Idaho State team knocked off the Lumberjacks 8-66...
February 10, 2015 | Men's Basketball Round Two: NAU Men’s Hoops Heads to Idaho State and Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –Northern Arizona men’s basketball travels to Idaho State and Weber State for the second round of match-ups in Big Sky...
February 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Challenge Complete: NAU Dominates North Dakota in 88-63 Victory FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Another team effort by Northern Arizona as it dominated North Dakota today at the Walkup Skydome to earn the 88-63 win. The...
February 6, 2015 | Men's Basketball Challenge Accepted: NAU and North Dakota Face Off This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s hoops host North Dakota (8-13, 4-6 Big Sky) this Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome. The...
February 5, 2015 | Men's Basketball Bear Down: NAU Downs Northern Colorado for 65-60 Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the first time since January 24, 2013 the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team defeated Northern Colorado. With a...
February 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Welcomes Northern Colorado and North Dakota FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Northern Colorado (11-9, 6-3 Big Sky) this Thursday at 6:30 p.m....
January 31, 2015 | Men's Basketball ‘Jacks Sail Past Southern Utah for the Sweep CEDAR CITY, Utah – Northern Arizona led from the first basket and never looked back as it completed the sweep over Southern Utah with a 81-60...
January 27, 2015 | Men's Basketball On the Road Again: ‘Jacks at Southern Utah FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball heads up the highway to Cedar City, Utah to face Southern Utah (5-13, 2-5 BSC) for...
January 24, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Defy the Odds, Beat Montana State on the Road 71-64 BOZEMAN, Mont. – Defying the odds, Northern Arizona men’s basketball went into Worthington Arena and won for the first time since 2007....
January 23, 2015 A Look Inside the Numbers of NAU's MLK Day of Service FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Monday, the NAU Athletics Department made a difference in the community in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The day...
January 22, 2015 | Men's Basketball Griz Climb Back in the Second Half, Top NAU 64-57 MISSOULA, Mont. – Northern Arizona led Montana at the half, but the Griz battled back in the second to top the Lumberjacks 64-57 at Dahlberg...
January 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Take Their Talents to Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will travel to the state of Montana this week to face the University of...
January 19, 2015 NAU Athletics Lends A Hand to the Community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to give back to the Flagstaff community. Lumberjack...
January 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball Turnovers Prove Costly for Idaho State, NAU Captures 72-69 Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team (8-10, 3-2 Big Sky) got back to their winning ways against Idaho State...
January 16, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Ready to Bounce Back Versus Idaho State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball will host Idaho State this Saturday at the Walkup Skydome. Tip-off versus the Bengals...
January 15, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Drops First Big Sky Home Game of the Season to Weber State, 74-65 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team (7-10, 2-2 Big Sky) looked to extend its winning streak in the Big Sky to...
January 13, 2015 | Men's Basketball Greek Night This Thursday Versus Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball continues its three-game home stand with a game versus reigning Big Sky Champion...
January 10, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Axe Thunderbirds in Big Sky Home Opener, 70-67 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona topped Southern Utah in its Big Sky home opener 70-67 at the Walkup Skydome. The win gave NAU its second...
January 9, 2015 | Men's Basketball The Las Vegas Boys – Aaseem Dixon and Jordyn Martin – From Rivals to Friends FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - In Las Vegas, Nevada, the competitiveness of local high schools is always a 10 on any scale you test. For senior point guard Aaseem...
January 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Host Southern Utah in Big Sky Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team hosts Southern Utah on Saturday, Jan. 10 in its Big Sky home opener. Tip-off...
January 3, 2015 | Men's Basketball Career Nights Lift Northern Arizona Past Portland State for First Big Sky Win of the Season PORTLAND, Ore. – Sophomore guard Kris Yanku recorded his first career double-double as Northern Arizona topped Portland State 73-60 at the Peter...
January 1, 2015 | Men's Basketball NAU Aggressive on the Road, but Fall to Sacramento State 78-73 in Big Sky Opener SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Northern Arizona (5-9, 0-1 Big Sky) used aggressive play from start to finish, but a late surge by Sacramento State (7-5,...
December 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball A Special Bond Between NAU Basketball and Their "Sixth Man" For the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team, November 26, 2014 will be a day they will always remember. The Lumberjacks played two hard...
December 29, 2014 | Men's Basketball Big Sky Play Begins on the Road for Northern Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will take their four-game Big Sky regular season win streak on the road this...
December 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops Routs San Diego Christian 71-45 in 2014 Finale FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team played their final game in 2014 at home against San Diego Christian on...
December 26, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Hosts San Diego Christian This Sunday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball hosts San Diego Christian on Sunday, December 28. Tip-off versus the Hawks is set for...
December 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Struggles at Hampton, Falls 75-66 HAMPTON, Va. – A double-double by senior guard Gaellan Bewernick was not enough for Northern Arizona (4-8) today as the Lumberjacks fell to...
December 19, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cold Shooting Halts NAU at Norfolk State, 81-62 NORFOLK, Va. – Cold shooting by Northern Arizona mixed with hot shooting by Norfolk State gave the Spartans an 81-62 win tonight at Echols Hall....
December 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Goes From the West Coast to the East Coast to Face Norfolk State and Hampton FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona rides a two-game win streak to the east coast, with games at Norfolk State and Hampton. The Lumberjacks play...
December 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Stuns Saint Mary’s on the Road 73-71 MORAGA, Calif. – A last second layup by Quinton Upshur lifts Northern Arizona (4-6) past Saint Mary’s (6-2) on the road tonight at the...
December 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Men’s Basketball Begins Three-Game Road Stretch at Saint Mary’s FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Three-game road stint for Northern Arizona men’s basketball begins this Tuesday at Saint Mary’s. The Lumberjacks...
December 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Tames Lions in 71-69 Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – To close out finals week at Northern Arizona University, the NAU(3-6) men’s basketball team had a big test as they...
December 11, 2014 2015 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame Nominations Now Being Accepted FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nominations are open for the 2015 Northern Arizona University Athletics Hall of Fame. All nomination forms must be received...
December 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Welcomes Loyola Marymount This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Loyola Marymount (3-4) on Saturday, Dec. 13. Tip-off versus the...
December 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Falls to UTSA 88-83 in Overtime FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior guard Aaseem Dixon registered a career-high 31 points in Northern Arizona’s 88-83 loss to UTSA in the Lumberjack...
December 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Doubleheader Versus UTSA in the Skydome This Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team welcomes UTSA this Wednesday. The game will be the first this season in the...
November 29, 2014 | Men's Basketball Cold Shooting Hurts NAU Down the Stretch FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. – Northern Arizona (2-5) fell to North Carolina Central 40-36 in its final game of the Emerald Coast Classic held at The...
November 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Controls Overtime and Tops Southern 70-63 FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. – Ako Kaluna registered 17 points and nine rebounds to lead Northern Arizona (2-4) to a 70-63 win over Southern in...
November 26, 2014 | Men's Basketball Emerald Coast Classic Play: Up Next – Southern University FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will continue play in the Emerald Coast Classic as the games move to Fort...
November 25, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Give Back to the Community in Operation Christmas Child FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona student-athletes are always giving back to the community of Flagstaff and this past weekend, the...
November 25, 2014 | Men's Basketball Middle Tennessee Slips Past NAU, 65-53 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Northern Arizona (1-4) went toe-to-toe with Middle Tennessee (3-1), but down the stretch the Blue Raiders gained the lead...
November 24, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Continue Play in Emerald Coast Classic: Up Next – Middle Tennessee FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will continue play in the Emerald Coast Classic with a game at Middle...
November 23, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Scares Ole Miss, But Comes Up Just Short on the Road OXFORD, Miss. – Northern Arizona (1-3) battled from start to finish at Ole Miss, but the Rebels (3-1) managed to escape an upset as they won...
November 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Kicks Off Emerald Coast Classic Play at Ole Miss FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will play at Ole Miss in the first game of the Emerald Coast Classic....
November 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball Dixon and Co. Take Down Fresno State for First Win of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Backed by Aaseem Dixon’s career-high 30 points, Northern Arizona (1-2) took down Fresno State (1-2) tonight 73-52 at...
November 19, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Host Fresno State in Pajama Jam Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Fresno State on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. at the Rolle Activity...
November 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Men’s Hoops Falls at Toledo, 71-58 TOLEDO, Ohio – Northern Arizona (0-2) dropped a 71-58 decision to Toledo (1-0) – the seventh-ranked team in the mid-major poll. The loss...
November 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball Xavier Shoots Its Way Past NAU 93-60 CINCINNATI, Ohio – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team (0-1) opened its season on the road at Xavier (1-0) today as it fell to the...
November 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Athletics Inducts the 2014 Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department held its annual Hall of Fame Banquet on Friday, Nov. 7. This year’s inductees...
November 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball The Future for Lumberjack Men's Hoops is Bright with 2015 Signing Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men's basketball has announced that five players have signed their National Letters of Intent and will join...
November 12, 2014 | Men's Basketball Basketball Season is Officially Here: NAU Travels to Xavier and Toledo FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will officially open the 2014-15 season this week. The Lumberjacks will play...
October 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball Team Work Lifts NAU Men’s Hoops to 87-82 Exhibition Win Over Cal Baptist FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior forward Jordyn Martin registered a double-double to lead the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team to an 87-82...
October 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Freshman Guard Austin Lee
October 29, 2014 NAU Athletics Posts 85 Percent Graduation Success Rate INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department posted a school-best 85 percent Graduation Success Rate, as released by the NCAA...
October 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Hosts Cal Baptist in Exhibition Game Wednesday Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team will give Lumberjack fans their first glimpse of the team this Wednesday when it...
October 27, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Spread Message During Red Ribbon Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University Athletics participated in the annual Red Ribbon Week throughout the community last week, from...
October 27, 2014 | Men's Basketball 2014-15 NAU Men's Basketball Season Preview Northern Arizona men’s basketball and head coach Jack Murphy embark on a season filled with tough home and road contests, as well as a competiti...
October 26, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Freshman Guard Tate de Laveaga
October 24, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Freshman Guard Kye de Laveaga
October 23, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Sophomore Center Geoffrey Frid
October 23, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Picked to Finish in the Top 3 of the Big Sky OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team was picked to finish third in the Big Sky by the league coaches, and second by...
October 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Sophomore Forward/Center Ako Kaluna
October 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Sophomore Forward Alex Stecca
October 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Sophomore Guard Christopher Miller
October 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Junior Transfer Guard Jaleni Neely
October 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Freshman Guard Jaran Hoover
October 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Sophomore Guard Kris Yanku
October 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Senior Forward Zachary Reynolds
October 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Junior Forward Jordyn Martin
October 9, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Senior Guard Aaseem Dixon
October 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Upshur Named College Sports Madness Preseason Men’s Basketball Player of the Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona senior guard Quinton Upshur was named the College Sports Madness Men’s Basketball Preseason Big Sky...
October 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Senior Guard Gaellan Bewernick
October 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Senior Guard Quinton Upshur An inside look with senior guard Quinton Upshur.
October 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball An Inside Look with Senior Forward/Center Len Springs An inside look with senior forward/center Len Springs.
October 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Get Your 2014-15 NAU Basketball Season Tickets FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Season tickets for the 2014-15 Northern Arizona men’s basketball season are on sale now. Lumberjack fans can call Kelli...
October 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball Suns Complete Training Camp with Spirited Scrimmage FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Phoenix Suns concluded their week-long training camp on Saturday with their public scrimmage. Thousands of fans packed...
October 2, 2014 | Men's Basketball Come Out to the Suns Scrimmage This Saturday at the Walkup Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This Saturday, the Phoenix Suns will be hosting a free scrimmage at the Walkup Skydome. Doors open at 10:30 a.m., with...
October 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Men’s Basketball Opens Practice This Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Friday, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will officially begin practice for the 2014-15 season. The...
September 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Releases 2014-15 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team released their 2014-15 schedule today. Led by third-year head coach Jack...
September 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Phoenix Suns Return to Flagstaff for Training Camp PHOENIX, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University will host the Phoenix Suns Training Camp for the second straight season. The Suns report for...
August 19, 2014 NAU Athletics and Great Circle Media Agree on New Radio Deal FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department and Great Circle Media have reached an agreement for Hits 106.1 FM (KFSZ) in...
August 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Hoops Sweeps Summer of Thunder Play NASSAU, Bahamas – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team came away with a pair of victories at the Summer of Thunder tournament in the...
August 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Shine in Bahamas Win NASSAU, Bahamas – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team competed in their first game of the “Summer of Thunder” competiti...
August 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Men's Hoops...Ready for the Bahamas In just a few days, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will be in Nassau, Bahamas for the “Summer of Thunder” tournament.
August 4, 2014 Wine & Dine Tickets On Sale Now FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 18th Annual Wine & Dine in the Pines will take place Sunday, August 17 at the Hart Prairie Lodge at Arizona Snowbowl....
August 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Murphy Adds Kevin Kruger to Men’s Basketball Staff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy is proud to announce the hiring of Kevin Kruger to his coaching staff for the...
July 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Ready for “Summer of Thunder” Bahamas Competition FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona men's basketball team will travel to the Bahamas to participate in the sixth annual "Summer of Thunder&qu...
July 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops Welcomes Back Ben Howland for Coaches Clinic, Dinner FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head men's basketball coach Jack Murphy and the Northern Arizona men's basketball program is proud to host their third annual...
July 13, 2014 NAU Athletics Wins Back-to-Back Big Sky Presidents’ Cup OGDEN, Utah – For the second straight year, Northern Arizona Athletics has captured the Big Sky Presidents’ Cup presented by Red Lion...
July 10, 2014 NAU Athletics Reaches 100 Percent Staff Giving FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University Athletics is proud to announce that its department has achieved 100 percent staff giving for the...
June 26, 2014 Jacobsen, Smith Receive Big Sky's Top Scholar Athlete Award OGDEN, Utah – Max Jacobsen and Stirling Smith were announced as NAU’s 2014 Big Sky Conference Scholar Athlete Award recipients on Thursday...
June 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Head Men’s Basketball Coach Jack Murphy and NAU Agree on Contract Extension FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy has received a contract extension that will run through 2019;...
June 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball Upshur Completes Asian Tour with Elite Squad FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – While most basketball players head home during the summer for some relaxation and time off, that was not the case for...
May 27, 2014 Register Now for June Summer Camps at NAU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Summer time is here, and what way better to spend your afternoons then at a Northern Arizona Athletics Summer Camp. Kids from...
May 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball Murphy Adds Neely and Frid to Signing Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team has added Jaleni Neely and Geoffrey Frid to its signing class, announced head...
May 19, 2014 NAU Captures Men’s and Women’s Big Sky All-Sports Trophy OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona has captured both the men’s and women’s Big Sky All-Sports Trophies, the conference office announced...
May 16, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Exceed Community Service Goal for 2013-14 Academic Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University student-athletes have been a bright sight to see in the Flagstaff community and surrounding...
May 14, 2014 Women’s Tennis and Swimming & Diving Rank in Top 10 Percent INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona women’s tennis and swimming & diving were both honored by the NCAA for earning Public Recognitio...
May 9, 2014 Forty-Three Student-Athletes to Receive Degrees This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Forty-three Northern Arizona student-athletes will receive their degrees from the university this weekend as part of the...
May 5, 2014 NAU Leads All-Sports Trophy Race OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are leading the pack in the Big Sky Conference All-Sports Trophy races. The men’s and...
April 24, 2014 Vote for the 2013-14 Moment of the Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2013-14 year was filled with highlights and memories. Now you – the fans, family and all Lumberjack faithful...
April 23, 2014 41 Student-Athletes Named Big Sky Winter All-Academic OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams...
April 16, 2014 Nominations Open for 2014 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nominations are open for the 2014 Northern Arizona University Athletics Hall of Fame. All nomination forms must be received...
April 15, 2014 Jacobsen, Smith Named Golden Eagle Top Scholar-Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department held its 36th annual Golden Eagle Awards Tuesday at the High Country...
April 3, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Season Recap The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team created their own path this season, as it defeated the odds and finished tied for second in the Big...
March 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Comeback Falls Short in Quarterfinals of Big Sky Tournament OGDEN, Utah – The third-seeded Northern Arizona (15-17) men’s basketball team left it all on the floor tonight, but it’s comeback...
March 12, 2014 | Men's Basketball Upshur and Dixon Named to College Sports Madness All-Big Sky Teams FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior transfers Quinton Upshur and Aaseem Dixon were named to the College Sports Madness Big Sky All-Conference Teams,...
March 11, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Basketball to Face Northern Colorado in First Round of Big Sky Tournament FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball will open up the 2014 Big Sky Tournament against No. 6 Northern Colorado. The first...
March 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Quinton Upshur Named Big Sky Men’s Basketball Newcomer of the Year OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona junior transfer Quinton Upshur was named the 2014 Big Sky Men’s Basketball Newcomer of the Year, along with...
March 9, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Men’s Hoops Draws Northern Colorado in the First Round of the Big Sky Tournament FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – No. 3 Northern Arizona men’s basketball will play No. 6 Northern Colorado in the first round of the Big Sky Conference...
March 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Downs Montana to Capture the Third Seed in the Big Sky Tournament FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head coach Jack Murphy and the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team trumped Montana 67-47 in their regular season...
March 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Bold and Gold Senior Day Set for Saturday Against Montana FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (14-16, 11-8 Big Sky) men’s basketball welcomes Montana (17-11, 12-17 Big Sky) on Saturday, March 8...
March 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Defensive Stops Help NAU Top Montana State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University's men's basketball team hosted Montana State in Big Sky Conference matchup at the J.L. Walkup Skydome....
March 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball NAU Set to Host Montana State and Montana in Key Big Sky Games FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (13-16, 10-8 Big Sky) men’s basketball has a tough slate ahead as they host Montana State and Montana...
March 3, 2014 | Men's Basketball Quinton Upshur Named Mid-Major and Big Sky Player of the Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona junior guard Quinton Upshur has been named the Big Sky Player of the Week, announced today by the league...
March 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Upsets Big Sky Leader Weber State in Overtime OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona (13-16, 10-8 Big Sky) took down Big Sky leader Weber State (16-10, 13-5 Big Sky) on the road tonight, 73-71. The...
February 27, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Claws Its Way Past Idaho State, 66-65 POCATELLO, Idaho – It was another hard fought battle between Northern Arizona (12-16, 9-8 Big Sky) and Idaho State 10-16, 7-10 Big Sky), but it...
February 25, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Looks to Earn Road Wins at Idaho State and Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (11-16, 8-8 Big Sky) men’s basketball will hit the road for its last conference away trip of the...
February 22, 2014 | Men's Basketball North Dakota Uses Second Half Surge to Beat Northern Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona men's basketball hosted North Dakota in its second critical Big Sky matchup this week. The Lumberjacks fell to...
February 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball Northern Colorado Shoots Past NAU, 74-59 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s men’s basketball team hosted Northern Colorado for a Big Sky conference match up at the...
February 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Crucial Games for Lumberjack Basketball This Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (11-14, 8-6 Big Sky) men’s basketball welcomes two of the Big Sky’s top four teams to the Walkup...
February 17, 2014 | Men's Basketball Yanku Becomes American Citizen FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball freshman Kris Yanku moved to the United States when he was six years old from...
February 15, 2014 | Men's Basketball Eastern Washington’s Three-Point Performance Too Much for the Lumberjacks CHENEY, Wash. – Kris Yanku registered a career-high 30 points in the 84-65 loss to Eastern Washington at Reese Court. The Lumberjacks fall to...
February 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Basketball Steals Another Win at the Buzzer PORTLAND, Ore. – Freshman guard Kris Yanku came up big once again and scored the game winning basket with time winding down, as Northern Arizona...
February 12, 2014 NAU Athletics February Student-Athlete Spotlight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Johanna Vang of the women's tennis team and Max Jacobsen of the men's basketball team are featured in the first of Lumberjack...
February 11, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Basketball Heads to Portland State and Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona (10-13, 7-5 Big Sky) men’s basketball team will travel to Portland State (11-10, 6-6 Big Sky) on...
February 8, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Sink Southern Utah at the Free Throw Line FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (10-13, 7-5 Big Sky) used the free throw line to slip past Southern Utah and come away with the 62-57...
February 6, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Stumble at Sacramento State, Fall 87-70 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Northern Arizona (9-13, 6-5 Big Sky) got into early foul trouble in the game and it plagued the Lumberjacks from there on...
February 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Travels to Sacramento St. Thursday, But Hosts Southern Utah on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona (9-12, 6-4 Big Sky) men’s basketball team will travel to Sacramento State (8-11, 4-6 Big Sky) on...
February 3, 2014 | Men's Basketball Coach Murphy Brings Big-12 Transfer KJ Bluford to Flagstaff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head Coach Jack Murphy has announced that the Northern Arizona men’s basketball program has landed a big time transfer...
February 1, 2014 | Men's Basketball Kris Yanku Floater Sinks Idaho State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (8-12, 6-4 Big Sky) kept its composure as it rallied back in the second half to sink Idaho State 67-65 at...
January 30, 2014 | Men's Basketball Weber State Hands NAU Its First Big Sky Home Loss of the Season FLAGSATAFF, Ariz. – A slow start to the second half for Northern Arizona hurt the Lumberjacks as it fell to conference leading Weber State 76-67...
January 28, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Basketball Hosts Weber State and Idaho State This Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona (8-11, 5-3 Big Sky) men’s basketball team will host Weber State (10-6, 7-1 Big Sky) on Thursday...
January 25, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jacks Stumble at North Dakota GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team suffered its second straight loss in conference play for the first time...
January 23, 2014 | Men's Basketball Upshur Nets 32 Points in NAU Loss at Northern Colorado GREELEY, Colo. – Junior Quinton Upshur netted a career-high 32 points against Northern Colorado, but it wasn’t enough as Northern Arizona...
January 22, 2014 NAU Athletics Hosts 2nd Annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona athletics department will once again celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day for the second...
January 21, 2014 | Men's Basketball Two of the Big Sky’s Top Teams Face Off on Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona (8-9, 5-1 Big Sky) men’s basketball team will match up against Northern Colorado (11-4, 5-1 Big...
January 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball Quinton Upshur Named Big Sky Men’s Basketball Player of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona junior transfer Quinton Upshur was selected as the Big Sky men’s basketball Player of the Week for games...
January 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball Jacks Too Hot to Handle for Portland State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona and Portland State were tied 31-All at the half, but the Lumberjacks scored 46 points in the second half to...
January 16, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Prevent Eagles From Soaring, Win 84-65 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team faced off against Eastern Washington Thursday night battling for position in...
January 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball Basketball Welcomes Eastern Washington and Portland State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona (6-9, 3-1 Big Sky) men’s basketball returns to the Walkup Skydome this week for Big Sky play. The...
January 13, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Cruise to a 70-36 Win at Southern Utah CEDAR CITY, Utah – Northern Arizona held Southern Utah to 11 first half points as it cruised to a 70-36 victory at Centrum Arena tonight. The...
January 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Ready for Road Game at Southern Utah FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will hit the road for its third Big Sky away game with a matchup at Southern...
January 9, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Stings the Hornets 75-65 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior guard Aaseem “The Dream” Dixon led Northern Arizona with 22 points as the Lumberjacks defeated Sacramento...
January 7, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Sacramento State This Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Sacramento State on Thursday, Jan. 9. Tip-off at the Walkup...
January 4, 2014 | Men's Basketball Montana State Buzzer Beater Sinks Lumberjacks on the Road BOZEMAN, Mont. – Tonight’s game between Northern Arizona and Montana State came down to tenths of a second, and it was the Bobcats who...
January 2, 2014 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Stuns Montana on the Road MISSOULA, Mont. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team did what no other Big Sky Conference team had done in 31 games, and that&rsqu...
December 31, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Hoops Opens Up Big Sky Play on the Road FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will begin Big Sky Conference play this week on the road. The Lumberjacks...
December 24, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Fall to No. 1 Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. – Christmas did not come early for the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team as they fell to the No. 1 team in the nation,...
December 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Ready for No. 1 Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball will travel down the mountain to face the top-ranked team in the nation Arizona....
December 14, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Climbs Past Grand Canyon 63-61 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Backed by an all-around team effort, Northern Arizona men’s basketball defeated in-state rival Grand Canyon 63-61 in...
December 12, 2013 Basketball Season and Single Game Tickets Available for Purchase at the Walkup Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In addition to ordering online, by phone or at the Northern Arizona Student Union, Lumberjack basketball fans can now...
December 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball Basketball Set to Axe Grand Canyon on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Saturday’s double header of Northern Arizona basketball will begin with the women’s game at 11:30 a.m., followed...
December 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball Turnovers Hurt Lumberjacks in 76-66 Loss to Hawai’i FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The University of Hawai’i (6-2) was able to come away with the 76-66 victory over Northern Arizona (2-7) tonight at the...
December 4, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Hoops Welcomes Hawai’i This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team welcomes the University of Hawai’i this Saturday. Tip-off versus the...
December 1, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks Fall in Overtime to Fresno State FRESNO, Calif. – Northern Arizona (2-6) men’s basketball battled from start to finish versus Fresno State (6-3), but the Lumberjacks fell...
November 30, 2013 | Men's Basketball Upshur Scores 20 Points in Loss to Drake FRESNO, Calif. – Northern Arizona continued its play today against Drake in the Fresno State Classic and fell to the Bulldogs 76-56. The...
November 29, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Outrun by the Roadrunners FRESNO, Calif. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team fell to Cal State Bakersfield tonight in their first game of the Fresno State...
November 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Heads to Fresno State Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will play three games this week in the Fresno State Classic in Fresno,...
November 23, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Hoops Cruises By San Diego Christian in Home Opener FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team shot 56.1 percent from the field and utilized an extremely balanced offensive...
November 20, 2013 NAU Coaches Luncheon This Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics coaches luncheon will be held this Wednesday, November 20 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Collins...
November 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts San Diego Christian This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will play their first regular season game at home this Saturday against San...
November 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball Basketball Drops 90-78 Decision to Loyola Marymount LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Northern Arizona (1-3) men's basketball was unable to hand Loyola Marymount (4-0) its first loss of the season, as it fell...
November 15, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Gives USC a Scare, but Falls 67-63 LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball led USC at the half by 10 points, but cold shooting in the second half hurt the...
November 13, 2013 | Men's Basketball Tate de Laveaga Signs National Letter of Intent with Men’s Hoops FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team has signed Tate de Laveaga to a National Letter of Intent, head coach Jack...
November 13, 2013 | Men's Basketball Jack Hoops Ready for USC and Loyola Marymount FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With opening week past them, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will continue road play in the state of...
November 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Suffers First Loss of the Season on the Road at Texas Tech LUBBOCK, Texas – Northern Arizona (1-1) fell to Texas Tech (2-0) tonight on the road for its first loss of the season. The Lumberjacks were able...
November 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball Watch Lumberjack Men’s Hoops on Fox Sports Southwest Tonight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball fans can watch the Lumberjacks take on Texas Tech tonight by tuning in to Channel 676...
November 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Rolls Past UTSA in Season Opener SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team was able to pull out a solid victory tonight on the road in its season...
November 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Opens the Season in the Lone Star State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Second year Northern Arizona head men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy and his team will begin their 2013-14 slate with a...
November 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball Gabe Rogers Selected in Eighth Round of NBA D-League Draft FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Former Northern Arizona Lumberjack Gabe Rogers was selected in the eighth round of the NBA D-League draft on Friday night by...
October 31, 2013 | Football NAU Athletics Finds Broadcast Partner in Phoenix FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University Athletics has reached a ground breaking multi-year partnership with MoneyRadio 1510 AM and 99.3 FM to...
October 31, 2013 | Men's Basketball Four Jacks Score in Double Digits Versus Arizona Christian FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In a tune-up before the start of the season next week, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team hosted Arizona...
October 29, 2013 | Men's Basketball 2013-14 Men's Basketball Season Outlook Second year head coach Jack Murphy will take a young Northern Arizona men’s basketball team under his wing as they have their eyes set on the...
October 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops to Host Arizona Christian in Exhibition Game on Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Arizona Christian on Wednesday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the...
October 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Picked 7th and 9th in Big Sky Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – Second year Head Coach Jack Murphy and the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team was picked to finish seventh in the Big...
October 15, 2013 | Football NAU Coaches Luncheon This Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics coaches luncheon will be held this Wednesday, October 16 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Collins...
October 5, 2013 Lumberjack Basketball Puts on a Show at Morning Madness FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona basketball programs took the court Saturday morning at the Walkup Skydome for their first-ever Morning...
October 3, 2013 | Men's Basketball Come Out to NAU Basketball’s Morning Madness This Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona basketball fans can get their first look at the men’s and women’s teams this Saturday, Oct. 5...
October 1, 2013 | Men's Basketball Phoenix Suns Open Training Camp on NAU Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Phoenix Suns opened their 2013 training camp this morning on the campus of Northern Arizona University. This year marks...
October 1, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Announces Home Game Times FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team has announced their home game times for the 2013-14 season. The Lumberjacks...
September 30, 2013 | Men's Basketball Russell and Jacobsen Selected to Madness Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Teams FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona sophomore DeWayne Russell and senior Max Jacobsen were both named to the College Sports Madness Big Sky...
September 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Completes Official First Day of Practice FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team’s first official practice of the 2013-14 season is now in the books....
September 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops to Begin Practice on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –With a new NCAA rule in place the Northern Arizona men's basketball team will begin its official practice this Saturday, about...
September 25, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Hoops Hosts Arizona Christian in Exhibition Game on October 30 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Arizona Christian in an exhibition game on Wednesday, Oct. 30....
September 12, 2013 | Men's Basketball Former NAU Player Named Top Men's Basketball Assistant at Cal State Monterey Bay SEASIDE, Calif.— Former Northern Arizona men’s basketball player Nate Geiser has been tabbed the top assistant at Cal State Monterey Bay,...
September 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball Phoenix Suns Return to Flagstaff for Training Camp PHOENIX, Ariz - The Phoenix Suns make their return to Flagstaff, Ariz. for the first time since 2004 when they report for training camp at Northern...
August 29, 2013 NAU Athletics Host Clinic at Hopi Reservation POLACCA, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks Athletics Department may be located in Flagstaff, but every time NAU takes the field or steps...
August 24, 2013 Lumberjack Student-Athletes Lend a Hand for NAU Move-In Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Despite a rainy day in Flagstaff, the Northern Arizona Athletic Department partnered with Welcome Jacks, a volunteer group of...
August 21, 2013 NAU Coaches Luncheon Dates Announced FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department has released the dates of the NAU Coaches Luncheon for the 2013 Fall...
August 12, 2013 | Men's Basketball 2103 NAU Men’s Hoop Summer Prospectus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Check out the 2013 Northern Arizona men’s basketball summer prospectus. Inside you will find the Lumberjacks’...
July 29, 2013 | Men's Basketball Tickets On Sale Now for Men’s Basketball 2nd Annual Speaker Series Dinner with Steve Kerr FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Don’t forget to get your tickets for the Men’s Basketball 2nd Annual Speaker Series Dinner! All are invited to...
July 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Lumberjack Men’s Hoops Releases 2013-14 Schedule FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Lumberjack Country can pencil in the dates for the 2013-14 men’s basketball schedule, as head coach Jack Murphy...
July 24, 2013 | Men's Basketball Cam Jones and the Golden State Warriors Win the NBA Summer League Championship LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Congratulations to Northern Arizona Alum Cam Jones and the Golden State Warriors for winning the 2013 Las Vegas Summer...
May 14, 2013 Four Lumberjacks Earn NSCA All-American Awards COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) has awarded four Lumberjacks with their annual All-American...
May 1, 2013 | Men's Basketball Wes Pifer Named Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – NAU men’s basketball head coach Jack Murphy has announced the addition of Wes Pifer to his coaching staff for the...
April 26, 2013 Lumberjacks Earn 25 Winter Big Sky All-Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona student-athletes competing in the winter sports of men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and...
April 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Receives Commitment at Wing from Upshur FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head coach Jack Murphy and his coaching staff announced the signing of Quinton Upshur out of Norfolk, Va. on Wednesday....
April 10, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball to Host End of Year Banquet April 25 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Head Men's Basketball Coach Jack Murphy invites all fans to the 2013 NAU Men's Basketball Banquet on Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m....
April 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball Murphy to Participate in Men's Final Four Youth Clinic ATLANTA, Ga. - NAU men's basketball head coach Jack Murphy will be among 30 coaches volunteering to participate in the 2013 NCAA Youth Clinics on...
March 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Former Lumberjack McClintock Signs with AS Monaco FRANCE – Former Lumberjack basketball player Dan McClintock has signed with AS Monaco Basket in France to extend his professional career for a...
March 14, 2013 | Men's Basketball Season Ends for Men’s Basketball in Big Sky Quarters MISSOULA, Mont. – Weber State built an early lead and never trailed to advance over Northern Arizona 84-58 in the quarterfinals of the Big Sky...
March 13, 2013 | Men's Basketball March Madness Begins Thursday for Lumberjacks MISSOULA, Mont. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team opens play in the 2013 Big Sky Tournament Thursday afternoon against No. 2...
March 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball Rogers and Saldivar Earn All-Big Sky Men’s Basketball Honors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Gabe Rogers was named to the All-Big Sky first-team and senior guard Stallon Saldivar earned honorable mention honors...
March 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses to Montana, Earns Big Sky Tournament Berth MISSOULA, Mont. – Montana recorded a comeback win Saturday night over Northern Arizona, posting a 63-50 victory to seal the outright Big Sky...
March 8, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to Clinch Postseason Berth Saturday MISSOULA, Mont. – One more win is all the Northern Arizona basketball team needs to advance to the postseason for the first time since 2011. But...
March 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses Overtime Contest at Montana State BOZEMAN, Mont. – Montana State survived the second half comeback by Northern Arizona and prevailed in overtime with an 83-79 victory over the...
March 6, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to Montana State Thursday BOZEMAN, Mont. – With the final berths in the 2013 Big Sky Conference Tournament at stake this week, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball...
March 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Senior Day Game in Overtime FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Weber State overcame a seven-point deficit in the final 1:07 and won the game in overtime 80-78 over Northern Arizona to...
March 1, 2013 | Men's Basketball White Out Game Set for Senior Day against Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team continues its push to qualify for the Big Sky Conference Tournament against...
March 1, 2013 NAU Basketball: Senior Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Inside NAU Basketball talks to Head Coach Jack Murphy and the seniors about their final home game Saturday against Weber State....
February 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Posts Important Victory over Bengals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior guard Gabe Rogers scored a game-high 24 points as Northern Arizona pulled away from Idaho State in the second half to...
February 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Senior Class Embarks on Final Home Games FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Last April, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team gathered in a conference room in the Walkup Skydome on a Sunday...
February 27, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Idaho State Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With four games left in the regular season, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team faces a key game against Idaho...
February 23, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Drops BracketBuster Game at Hawaii HONOLULU, Hawaii – The final ESPN Ramada Bracketbusters game turned out to be a bad day in paradise for the Northern Arizona men’s...
February 21, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Takes on Hawai‘i for BracketBusters HONOLULU, Hawai‘i – Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy has lots of good memories in the state of Hawai‘i. His family has some...
February 16, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Gets Overtime Win at North Dakota GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Northern Arizona survived a tight regulation and won the game in overtime with a 74-72 victory over North Dakota at the...
February 15, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to North Dakota for First Time GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will make their first trip to North Dakota Saturday for a key Big Sky...
February 14, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses at Northern Colorado GREELEY, Colo. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team could not overcome 23 turnovers as Northern Colorado posted a 76-68 victory at...
February 13, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Takes on Northern Colorado Thursday GREELEY, Colo. – Heading into the stretch run of the Big Sky Conference season, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball is among the...
February 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Eastern Washington for “I Love the 80’s Day” FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will took to extend its two-game winning streak Saturday against Eastern...
February 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Overtime Contest to Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Despite a triple double from Stallon Saldivar, the Northern Arizona men's basketball team could not overcome the late three-point...
February 9, 2013 NAU-EWU Highlights by NAU-TV FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - - Despite a triple double from Stallon Saldivar, the Northern Arizona men's basketball could not overcome the three-point attack by...
February 8, 2013 | Men's Basketball Senior Gabe Rogers is Back to Form FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Senior guard Gabe Rogers is playing his best basketball of the season at the perfect time. After struggling from the field earlier...
February 7, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Vikings for Second Straight Win FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Gabe Rogers scored 25 points and Stallon Saldivar recorded his first career double-double as Northern Arizona defeated...
February 6, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Portland State Thursday for Think Pink and NAU Faculty/Staff Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Jack Murphy’s men’s basketball team enters the weekend home stand coming off a road victory at Sacramento State...
February 5, 2013 Lumberjack Auction for Athletic Scholarships Set for Saturday, March 2 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Lumberjack Auction for Athletic Scholarships will take place on Saturday, March 2, at the Northern Arizona University Walkup...
February 4, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball to Take on Hawai‘i in BracketBusters FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona will take on Hawai‘i of the Big West Conference in Honolulu at the Stan Sheriff Center on Saturday, Feb. 23...
February 4, 2013 | Men's Basketball Dunn’s Free Throws Complete Comeback Win at Sacramento State SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Michael Dunn hit a pair of free throws with 7.4 seconds left and the Lumberjacks survived a Hornet attempt at the buzzer by...
February 3, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball at Sacramento State for Monday Night Game SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will play its second consecutive road game in a rare Monday night contest...
February 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Opens Second Half at Southern Utah CEDAR CITY, Utah – The stretch run for the postseason and a berth in the Big Sky Conference Tournament starts Saturday for the Lumberjack...
February 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball Southern Utah Defeats Men’s Basketball CEDAR CITY, Utah – Southern Utah pulled away from Northern Arizona to post a 78-67 victory Saturday night at the Centrum Arena.
January 28, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball’s Rogers Shares Big Sky Weekly Honor OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona senior guard Gabe Rogers was named the Big Sky Conference Co-Player of the Week with Montana State guard...
January 26, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses Big Lead, Game to North Dakota FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – North Dakota overcame a 22-point first half deficit and won the game on a last second basket by Troy Huff off an offensive...
January 25, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to Extend Win Streak Against UND FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After the thrilling victory over Northern Colorado Thursday night, Head Coach Jack Murphy and his Lumberjack basketball team...
January 25, 2013 | Men's Basketball Q&A with Saturday’s Halftime Performer: UniHoops FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 26 against North Dakota will feature a special halftime...
January 24, 2013 | Men's Basketball Not Dunn Yet: Senior Guard Looks for Strong Finish to Career FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Senior guard Mike Dunn did not expect to have this opportunity - playing a major role with a scholarship on a Division I program....
January 24, 2013 | Men's Basketball Dunn’s Game Winner Helps Men’s Basketball Beat Northern Colorado FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior guard Michael Dunn hit the game winner as time expired to give Northern Arizona a 67-65 victory over Northern Colorado...
January 23, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Back Home for Two Big Sky Games; Hosts UNC Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team returns home for the first time in 19 days to host Northern Colorado...
January 19, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Finishes Strong, Posts Road Win at Idaho State POCATELLO, Idaho – Senior guard Gabe Rogers had a game-high 22 points and hit four free throws in the final minute to lead Northern Arizona to a...
January 18, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Takes on Idaho State on Saturday POCATELLO, Idaho – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will look to get back in the win column Saturday against Idaho State at Holt...
January 17, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Plays Weber State Tough on the Road OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team challenged the Big Sky-leading Weber State Wildcats on the road before falling...
January 16, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Continues Road Stretch at Weber State OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team continues its four-game road stretch Thursday against league-leading Weber State....
January 12, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Close Game at Portland State PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland State held off Northern Arizona to post a 79-74 victory Saturday in a tight game Saturday night at the Stott Center.
January 11, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball’s Jacobsen Leads Team against Vikings Saturday PORTLAND, Ore. – Junior Max Jacobsen has been one of the surprising contributors for the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team midway...
January 10, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Big Sky Road Game at Eastern Washington CHENEY, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team was defeated by Eastern Washington 82-59 Thursday night at Reese Court. It was...
January 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to Eastern Washington for Big Sky Road Test CHENEY, Wash. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will play its first Big Sky Conference road game Thursday night against Eastern...
January 5, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Defeated by Southern Utah FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Southern Utah’s Damon Heuir scored a season-high 30 points as the Thunderbirds improved to 3-0 in Big Sky play with a...
January 4, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Youth Clinic and Big Sky Leading Southern Utah Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team hosts Southern Utah Saturday at 3:05 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome looking for...
January 3, 2013 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Posts Win over Sacramento State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Freshman guard DeWayne Russell tied his career-high with 25 points and the Lumberjacks posted a solid defensive effort that...
January 2, 2013 | Men's Basketball “Friends of Jack” Provides Tickets to Local Non-Profit Groups FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Over the course of his coaching career, Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy has developed many friendships with his...
December 31, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Two Big Sky Games This Week, Youth Clinic on Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team returns to Big Sky Conference play this week with a pair of home games...
December 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Falls to Tough BYU Squad PROVO, Utah – Brandon Davies scored a game-high 27 points to lead BYU to a 84-54 victory over Northern Arizona Thursday night at the Marriott...
December 26, 2012 | Men's Basketball Assist Leader: Saldivar Among Best in Big Sky History PROVO, Utah – Senior guard Stallon Saldivar starts the final semester of his college basketball career Thursday in a marquee game against...
December 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Defeated by Colorado of the PAC-12 BOULDER, Colo. – Colorado shot 66 percent and had five players in double figures to defeat Northern Arizona 98-51 Friday night at the Coors...
December 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to Colorado Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team travels to Colorado Friday for the first of two non-conference road games...
December 19, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Defeated by Montana, 62-56 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Montana had five players in double figures and held Northern Arizona to 23 percent from the floor in the second half to post...
December 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Big Sky Favorite Montana Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off a win in their Big Sky Conference opener against Montana State, the Lumberjacks will quickly turn their attention...
December 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Opens Big Sky Play with Win over Montana State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior Max Jacobsen had a career-high 22 points and nine rebounds to lead Northern Arizona to an 87-80 victory in the Big Sky...
December 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to Flagstaff Community for First Big Sky Games FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona athletics department is offering two special promotional nights next week to help build the “Sixth...
December 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Opens League Play against Montana State Monday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team faces its first test of league play Monday against Montana State in the Big...
December 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Freshman Jordyn Martin Finding Success FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Las Vegas native Jordyn Martin was born to be a Lumberjack. His parents met at Northern Arizona where his father was a member of...
December 11, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Looks to Prove Preseason Polls Wrong Entering Big Sky Play FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team entered the season with high hopes and expectations. After a difficult season in...
December 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses in Overtime to Loyola Marymount FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Anthony Ireland scored a game-high 28 points as Loyola Marymount outlasted Northern Arizona 92-86 in overtime Wednesday...
December 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Loyola Marymount Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. –The Northern Arizona men’s basketball program made a memorable return to the Walkup Skydome last Saturday with a 77-60...
December 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball's Russell Off to Stellar Start to Career at NAU FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – There's no question that the 2012-13 season marks the beginning of a new era for the Northern Arizona men's basketball...
December 1, 2012 | Men's Basketball Murphy, Lumberjacks Win Home Debut over Sam Houston State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Freshman DeWayne Russell had a game-high 22 points and senior Gabe Rogers added 19 as Northern Arizona posted a 77-60 victory...
November 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball A New Era of NAU Men's Basketball Starts Saturday in the Walkup Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy will coach his first regular season home game Saturday in the return to the Walkup...
November 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Men’s Basketball Player Blake Hamilton The Northern Arizona men's basketball team opens its home schedule against Sam Houston State on Saturday at 4:35 p.m. Get to know freshman Blake...
November 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Defeated by No. 9 Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona’s Soloman Hill scored 12 of his 17 points in the second half as No. 9 Arizona pulled away from Northern Arizona...
November 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Takes on No. 9 Arizona Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy will lead his Lumberjacks against the ninth-ranked Arizona Wildcats Wednesday night...
November 24, 2012 | Men's Basketball Balanced Attack Paces Men's Basketball to 70-62 Win LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Using a balanced offensive attack and outstanding ball movement, the Northern Arizona men's basketball team led wire to wire...
November 23, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Edged by Jacksonville State, 50-48 LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Northern Arizona men's basketball team battled back from a 12-point halftime deficit to take a brief second half lead, but...
November 22, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to Extend Win Streak in Vegas LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will look to win its second consecutive game Friday against Jacksonville...
November 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Adds Sixth Signee to Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Ako Kaluna of West Ranch High Scool has signed a National Letter-of-Intent to attend Northern Arizona University to play...
November 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball’s Russell Earns Big Sky Weekly Honor OGDEN, Utah – Men’s basketball freshman DeWayne Russell was named the Co-Big Sky Conference Player of the Week for games played from Nov....
November 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Gets First Win at UC Davis DAVIS, Calif. – Senior Gabe Rogers scored 27 points and freshman DeWayne Russell added 25 to lead the Northern Arizona men’s basketball...
November 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to UC Davis Sunday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team travels to UC Davis on Sunday for their third consecutive road game. The...
November 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Inks Five Players in Murphy’s Second Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona Men’s Basketball Coach Jack Murphy signed five student-athletes Wednesday to form the foundation of his...
November 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball at No. 18 UNLV Monday LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team travels to No. 18 UNLV Monday in the second game of a two-game road trip to...
November 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Defeated by No. 18 Runnin’ Rebels LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Playing in front of the largest season-opening crowd at the Thomas & Mack Center in school history, the UNLV Runnin’...
November 10, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Season Opener at Oregon 83-73 EUGENE, Ore. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team a overcame double-digit deficit in the second half and led late before falling...
November 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Opens Season at Oregon Saturday EUGENE, Ore. - Head Coach Jack Murphy makes his head coaching debut Saturday when his Lumberjack basketball program opens the 2012-13 season against...
November 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Uses Second Half Surge to Defeat Adams State, 86-78 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Down by 12 with 11 and a half minutes to go in the game, the Northern Arizona men's basketball team erupted for a 21-0 run...
November 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Adams State in Final Exhibition FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona men’s basketball hosts Adams State Saturday in its final exhibition game at the Rolle Activity Center....
October 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball Murphy to Participate in FOX Sports Arizona’s Twitter Takeover; Phoenix Media Tour PHOENIX, Ariz. - On Tuesday, Oct. 30 at 4 p.m., Northern Arizona basketball coach Jack Murphy will take over FOX Sports Arizona’s Twitter feed...
October 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Rogers Paces Men's Basketball to 81-60 Victory Over Haskell FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior Gabe Rogers ushered in a new era of Northern Arizona men's basketball with a game-high 29 points as he led the...
October 26, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Haskell for Exhibition Contest FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2012-13 Northern Arizona men’s basketball season gets underway Saturday when the Lumberjacks play the first of two...
October 24, 2012 | Multimedia NAU-TV and FOX Sports Arizona Announce Basketball Broadcasts FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – NAU-TV along with regional outlet FOX Sports Arizona and national channel FOX College Sports will televise 23 NAU men’s...
October 23, 2012 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Men’s Basketball Player Jordyn Martin Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy signed five new players to join his first squad this fall. Meet the Lumberjack newcomers taking the court this...
October 22, 2012 | Men's Basketball Longtime Nevada Prep Coach La Rocque Named to Men’s Basketball Staff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Longtime Nevada prep head coach Al La Rocque has joined the Northern Arizona men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach for...
October 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball Big Sky Releases Preseason Poll; Lumberjacks Add Exhibition Contest OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team is picked last in both the media and coaches’ preseason polls released by...
October 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball New Men’s Basketball Coach Murphy Opens First Practice for Fans Friday Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy invites Lumberjack fans to view the first practice for the 2012-13...
September 13, 2012 | Men's Basketball Basketball's McClintock Enters Hall of Fame Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – This weekend, one of the best athletes to ever grace the hardwood in the high country will enter the NAU Athletics Hall of...
September 2, 2012 Return of Big Sky TV Announced by Big Sky and America ONE Sports OGDEN, Utah - The Big Sky Conference and America ONE Sports recently agreed to a three-year contract extension, allowing fans and alumni to enjoy free...
August 8, 2012 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Men’s Basketball Player Dewayne Russell Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy has signed six new players to join his first squad this fall. They have spent the summer in Flagstaff...
August 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Announces Reduced Tickets Prices, 2012-13 Schedule for Murphy’s First Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy will make his home coaching debut against Sam Houston State on Dec. 1 in the Walkup...
August 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Get to Know Men’s Basketball Player Bryce Gosar Northern Arizona Head Coach Jack Murphy has signed six new players to join his first squad this fall. They have spent the summer in Flagstaff...
July 27, 2012 Former Basketball Standouts McClintock and Wahl Headline Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Former football standout Jake Crissup, basketball standouts Dan McClintock and Alyssa Wahl, the all-time leading scorer in...
July 24, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Program to Host Lumberjack Coaches Clinic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s basketball program will hold the Lumberjack Coaches Clinic Aug. 3-4 at the Rolle...
July 24, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Players Earn NABC Honors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Rising seniors Ben Olayinka and Luis Flores were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, the...
June 22, 2012 | Men's Basketball Murphy Adds Junior College Center Len Springs FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Len Springs, a 6-10 center from Los Angeles Trade Technical College, has signed to attend Northern Arizona University and...
June 1, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Coach Murphy and Staff to Conduct Clinic at the YMCA FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball program will hold a one-day instructional clinic at the Flagstaff YMCA on...
May 11, 2012 | Men's Basketball The First 30 Days: Murphy Makes Quick Impact with Northern Arizona Basketball Program FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Jack Murphy was named the head coach at Northern Arizona University on Thursday, April 12. Almost one month later, he has...
May 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Murphy Names Assistant Coaches for Northern Arizona Staff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Jermone Riley, Matt Dunn and Vic Sfera were officially named assistant coaches at Northern Arizona University, Men’s...
May 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball New Men’s Basketball Coach Murphy Announces First Class; Adds Five Student-Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy has signed five student-athletes to his first recruiting class,...
April 17, 2012 NAU Student-Athletes Earn 40 Winter Big Sky All-Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – The NAU men’s basketball, women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams have...
April 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Coach Murphy Introduced at Press Conference FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University hosted an introductory press conference Monday for Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jack Murphy.
April 15, 2012 | Men's Basketball NAU Press Conference to be Broadcast Locally and Online FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.- Lumberjack fans can watch and listen to the initial introductory press conference for men’s basketball coach Jack Murphy live...
April 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Northern Arizona Tabs Memphis Assistant Jack Murphy to Lead Basketball Program FLAGSTAFF. Ariz. – Jack Murphy, assistant men's basketball coach at the University of Memphis, has been named head men's basketball coach for...
March 19, 2012 | Men's Basketball Hall of Famer and Former Basketball Coach Gregg Passes PAYSON, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Athletics Hall of Famer and longtime men’s basketball coach Herb Gregg passed away on March 15.
March 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball Douglas Named Big Sky Freshman of the Year by Website FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Men’s basketball player James Douglas was named the Big Sky Freshman of the Year by the College Sports Madness website.
March 5, 2012 | Men's Basketball Committees Named for AD, Basketball Coach Searches FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Two Northern Arizona University committees have been named to work with Parker Executive Search to select a men’s basketball...
February 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Ends Season with 79-60 Loss at Montana State BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team dropped its season finale Monday night 79-60 at Montana State. Despite a...
February 26, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to End Season with Win at Montana State BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team closes the 2011-12 season with a game at Montana State on Monday night at 7...
February 23, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Travels to Montana Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team travels to Montana to take on the Griz in the first of two road Big Sky...
February 23, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses at Montana MISSOULA, Mont. - The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team lost to Montana 78-60 Thursday night. The Lumberjacks dropped their 15th consecutiv...
February 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Former Standout Jones Selected for D League Shooting Stars Competition ORLANDO, Fla. – Former Lumberjack Cameron Jones will participate in the Shooting Stars Competition at the NBA D-League Dream Factory presented...
February 18, 2012 | Men's Basketball UC Davis Spoils Senior Night for Norman, Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – UC Davis must not have got the script. The Aggies overcame a 21-point deficit and spoiled the Senior Night for the Northern...
February 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball Norman Leads Lumberjacks in BracketBuster Game; Final Home Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a season of challenges and a difficult losing streak, the lone senior on the Lumberjack basketball team this season has...
February 11, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Falls to Idaho State in Final Conference Home Game FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Junior guard Gabe Rogers had a season-high 25 points but the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team dropped a tight...
February 10, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Idaho State on “I Love the 80’s Night” FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will host Idaho State in the final Big Sky Conference home game of the season for...
February 9, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Holds Lillard to 18, Falls to Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team shot 31 percent from the field in falling 67-49 to league-leading Weber...
February 8, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts NCAA’s Leading Scorer Lillard and Weber State Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will face the nation’s leading scorer Thursday night in Weber State...
February 6, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Promotions This Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The NAU Men's Basketball program invites all Lumberjack fans to come out to the Rolle Activity Center this week and show support in...
February 4, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Defeated by Portland State in Front of Season-High Crowd FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Despite a double-double by Gaellan Bewernick and four players in double figures, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball...
February 3, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Hosts Portland State Saturday at Rolle FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team will look to snap its 10-game losing streak Saturday against Portland State....
February 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses Second Half Lead, Game to Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball lost a second-half lead as Eastern Washington posted a 74-68 come-from-behind win...
February 2, 2012 | Men's Basketball Free Youth Basketball Clinic This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men's basketball program will be holding a FREE basketball clinic prior to their home game...
February 1, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to Snap Streak against Eagles FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The men’s basketball team plays host to Eastern Washington Thursday night. Tipoff at 6:35 p.m., at the Rolle Activity...
January 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Falls in Overtime to Northern Colorado after Late Comeback FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team fought back from a 10-point deficit in the final 3:49 to force overtime but...
January 30, 2012 | Men's Basketball Lumberjacks to Take on UC Davis in BracketBusters FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona will take on UC Davis of the Big West Conference at home on Saturday, Feb. 18 in the 2012 ESPNU BracketBusters....
January 29, 2012 NAU Athletics To Host Faculty-Staff Appreciation Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - NAU Athletics is proud to host its first annual NAU Men's Basketball Faculty-Staff Appreciation Night. It will take place at the...
January 29, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball to Host Three Games This Week; Northern Colorado Visits Monday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After playing six of their last eight games on the road, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball is happy to be home. The...
January 28, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Dropped by Hornets in Sacramento SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Sacramento State snapped a 14-game losing streak against Northern Arizona with a 77-43 win Saturday night at the Hornets...
January 27, 2012 | Men's Basketball Freshman Douglas Posting Impressive Freshman Campaign SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Freshman James Douglas and his Lumberjack teammates take on the Sacramento State Hornets Saturday to start the second half...
January 21, 2012 | Men's Basketball Bengals Down Men’s Basketball in Pocatello POCATELLO, Idaho – Despite a good start over the first 10 minutes, the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team dropped a 78-62 decision at...
January 20, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball’s Post Play Improving Heading into Idaho State POCATELLO, Idaho – With the final game of the first half of Big Sky Conference play Saturday at Idaho State, one of the developments on the...
January 19, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses at Weber State OGDEN, Utah – The focus was on Weber State’s national scoring leader Damian Lillard. He averaged 25.5 points per game this season entering...
January 17, 2012 | Football DIRECTV Sports Networks and Big Sky Conference Enter Pact SEATTLE, Wash. – DIRECTV Sports Networks and the Big Sky Conference have entered into a five-year agreement making DIRECTV Sports Networks and...
January 17, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball to Take National Scoring Leader Lillard, Weber State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team begins a three-game road stretch Thursday at Big Sky Conference leader Weber...
January 14, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Drops Close Contest to Montana State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team trailed by 14 with 11:02 left but a furious rally came up short as the...
January 13, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to End Losing Streak against Montana State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team hopes to end its four-game losing streak in Big Sky play, hosting Montana...
January 12, 2012 | Men's Basketball Montana Posts Victory over Men’s Basketball at Rolle FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Montana shot 58 percent in posting a 78-53 victory over Northern Arizona Thursday night at the Rolle Activity Center. The...
January 10, 2012 | Men's Basketball Junior Guard Getting it Dunn for the Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Lumberjacks are coming off a tough road trip to the Northwest and return to face the Montana schools this week in a pair...
January 7, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Loses Halftime Lead, Drops Third Straight at Eastern Washington CHENEY, Wash. – The Northern Arizona men’s basketball team lost its third consecutive Big Sky Conference road game at Eastern Washington...
January 6, 2012 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball Looks to Bounce Back at Eastern Washington FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a tough loss at Portland State that produced few defensive stops and a tough night taking care of the basketball...