Big Sky Valhalla

Joe Terry
The week that was in Portland State sports and the Big Sky Conference
Created 09 Sep 2020
  • Bursting on the Scene
    10 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Ezekiel Alley (3) and the Portland State men led Oregon State by 11 points in the second half but couldn’t close out the upset in Corvallis. (Leon Neuschwander photo/MCT) Portland State’s new-look men...
  • Controlling The Clock
    07 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    Anthony Adams led a Vikings defense with a career-high 11 tackles. (Troy Wayrynen photo/Portland State Athletics) Tick. Tick. Tick. Three minutes. Four minutes. Six minutes. Even as Portland State slo...
  • Proving Grounds
    03 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    (Larry Lawson photo/Portland State Athletics) “Every time you win the next week is bigger.” Portland State football coach Bruce Barnum knows the challenge that is ahead of his team the next few weeks,...
  • Viks Blow Away Cal Poly
    31 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    (Troy Wayrynen photo/Portland State Athletics) Portland State took care of business, running away from Cal Poly (1-7 overall, 0-5 Big Sky) in the second half to secure a 42-21 win on Saturday at Hills...
  • Building Momentum
    27 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    (Troy Wayrynen photo/Portland State Athletics) Portland State enters the last four football games of the regular season staring down one of the toughest stretches in the country. The Viks close their ...
  • Killing It
    20 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    (Scott Larson photo/Portland State Athletics) Portland State volleyball swept through the Rose City Showdown in mid-September, shaking off a tepid start to the season in its last string of games befor...
  • Take It Away
    17 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    (MCT File) Portland State made a statement on Saturday, dominating Idaho State (1-5 overall, 1-3 Big Sky) from the opening kick in a 31-10 rout at Hillsboro Stadium. The Vikings (3-4, 2-2) forced turn...
  • Playing Catch Up
    13 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    (MCT File) Portland State’s defense has, at times, been one of the best in the Big Sky. Last weekend, the Viks held Idaho to 13 total yards in the third quarter and just 138 in the second half. The de...
  • Big Plays Burn Viks
    10 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Davis Alexander threw for a career-best 424 yards and four touchdowns but couldn’t dig the Viks out of an early deficit. (AP File) Portland State scored on five of its last seven possessions, mounting...
  • Strength vs. Strength
    06 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    Nate Bennett and the potent Portland State offense will take on the conference’s top passing defense this weekend. (Evan Luecke photo/Portland State Athletics) “Winning cures all.” The Portland State ...
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