Big Sky Conference

Big Sky Kickoff Coaches’ Series: Northern Colorado head coach Earnest Collins Jr.


Skyline Sports Presents: 2017 Big Sky Conference Kickoff Coaches Series. All 13 coaches will be represented, continuing with Northern Colorado seventh-year head coach Earnest Collins Jr.

Coach Collins led Northern Colorado to a 6-5 record in 2016, its first winning record since joining Division I in 2004. The Bears went 4-4 in Big Sky Conference play.

About Colter Nuanez

Colter Nuanez is the co-founder and senior writer for Skyline Sports. After spending six years in the newspaper industry with stops at the Missoulian, the Ellensburg Daily Record and the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, the former Washington Newspaper Association Sportswriter of the Year and University of Montana Journalism School graduate ('09) has cultivated a deep passion for sports journalism during his 13-year career covering the Big Sky Conference. In August of 2014, Colter and brother Brooks merged their passions of writing and art to found Skyline Sports.

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