No dull moments in March

No dull moments in March

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 25, 2014
Filed under Columns, Men's Basketball, Sports

It’s March, and the NCAA mens basketball tournament has definitely lived up to the madness. The first weekend of the tournament has been highlighted with plenty of close games and unforgettable upsets. The most memorable had to be the 14th-seeded Mercer Bears taking down the third-seeded Duke Blue... Read more »

Salt Lake ends NIC’s season in second round of SWAC tourney

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 14, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

After beating Colorado Northwestern Community College Feb. 27 in the opening round of the Scenic West Athletic Conference tournament, the third-seeded North Idaho College mens basketball team fell to the Salt Lake Community College Bruins the next day at Snow College in Ephraim, Utah, ending the Cardinals’... Read more »

Seattle phenoms

Seattle phenoms

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
February 26, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Seattle has been producing elite college and NBA basketball players for years. Take Peyton Siva, a Seattle-born player, helped lead his Louisville team to the 2013 NCAA Division I National Championship. Denver Nuggets point guard Nate Robinson, Los Angeles Clippers shooting guard Jamal Crawford... Read more »

NIC pushes past rival CSI

NIC pushes past rival CSI

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
February 26, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports

Oh, what a Scenic West Athletic Conference tournament it will be. The North Idaho College men’s basketball team upset sixth-ranked College of Southern Idaho 75-66 Saturday night at Rolly Williams Court in the final regular season game for both teams. “I think we played really unselfish tonight,”... Read more »

Cardinal basketball back in town

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
February 13, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports, Women's Basketball

The North Idaho College men's and women's basketball teams return home to play their final three regular season games, starting with Salt Lake Community College tonight. The women tip off at 5:30 against the No. 8 Bruins and the men will play at 7:30. NIC will then play Snow College Saturday, starting... Read more »

Cardinals’ bench provides spark

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
January 28, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports

The North Idaho College men’s basketball team scored 64 points off the bench to hand Colorado Northwestern Community College a 96-60 loss Jan. 16 at Rolly Williams Court. “Everybody has a good top five, but I think as we get into the bench, which means that we’re in good shape there, because... Read more »

Cardinals’ offense rolling

Garrett Cabeza and Robby Palmer, Staff Writers
December 19, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The North Idaho College men’s basketball team won its last five games going into the championship game against Community Colleges of Spokane in the Bigfoot Classic at Spokane Community College Dec. 8. Two of the wins came against Blue Mountain Community College and Columbia Basin College at home. NIC... Read more »

NIC falls in OT to Arizona Western

Robby Palmer, Staff Writer
November 21, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports

The North Idaho College men’s basketball team pushed in the first half but Arizona Western College pushed back a little harder in the second to win in overtime 92-89 at Christianson Gymnasium Saturday night. Arizona Western sophomore Darrious Hamilton’s layup tied the game at 76 to send it into... Read more »

NIC beats Central Wyoming in overtime thriller

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
November 16, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Central Wyoming’s Daryle Morgan, Jr. sank a 3-pointer as time expired to send the game into overtime, but the North Idaho College men’s basketball team responded in the overtime period and beat the Rustlers 82-75 Friday at Christianson Gymnasium. “We always talk about heart as a team and I think... Read more »

Snow College upsets NIC men’s basketball team in region tournament

Snow College upsets NIC men’s basketball team in region tournament

Chad McIntosh, Staff Writer
March 6, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The second-seeded North Idaho College men’s basketball team lost to Snow College... Read more »

NIC men’s basketball wins on sophomore night

Chad McIntosh, Staff Writer
March 4, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

North Idaho College men’s basketball beat Colorado Northwestern Community College 88-60 Feb. 9 at NIC on sophomore night. Mikey Hope scored three consecutive 3-pointers and one to end the first half at the buzzer to make the score... Read more »

NIC men’s basketball edges Eastern Utah

Chad McIntosh, Staff Writer
February 20, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The North Idaho College men’s basketball team defeated Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah 63-61 Feb. 7 at Rolly Williams Court. Keon Lewis hit a 3-pointer in the first half to catch the Cardinals... Read more »