Author Zach Bloxham

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A Lesson in Economics by @zbloxham

"Sit down Zach, and let me give you a lesson on economics." This quote, which is entirely made up, is the best way I can describe my adventures in the service of the "Other 24" on Tuesday night. Making the trek from Spokane to Missoula and back again to witness the Big Sky clash between my beloved Weber State...

Portland State vs. Weber State 3/6/2012

Tournament play is always foreboding. With so much on the line, it is no wonder that the emotion level is raised to the brink of insanity. The conference tournament is a special form of psychological warfare. There are no surprises between the contenders. In the Big Sky, each of the semifinalists had seen each...

Eastern Washington at Montana 3/6/2012

The analogy of a "Heavyweight Fight" is so overused in the world of sports journalism. It simply is a lazy habit for sports writers who have no desire to think anew. Call me lazy, but I think the Big Sky semifinal between Montana and Eastern Washington fits the bill. Montana was surely the favorite, but Eastern...

Of Bill Murray and William Faulkner

The trip was one part Groundhog's Day, one part William Faulkner. For the second time in a week, I traveled the 200 miles spanning Spokane, Wash., and Missoula, Mont. The first trip, as noted here on The Mid Majority, was the Big Sky season finale between my beloved alma mater Weber State and its evil rival Montana....

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