No. 10 Grizzlies Knock off Vikings 55-27

Portland State went into Washington-Grizzly Stadium trying to erase the bad memories of past football trips to Missoula. But the best laid plans… The 10th-ranked Grizzlies got on top early and never looked back, beating the Vikings, 55-27. The loss was PSU’s second in a row and dropped the team to 3-3 on the season, […]


Vikings Face Grizzlies in Hostile Montanna

Portland State goes on the road this Saturday to take on 10th-ranked University of Montana in a Root Sports TV game. The Vikings and Griz, both 0-1 in Big Sky Conference play, already face a key game to stay in the conference title race. Kickoff is 12:35 p.m. on Saturday. In addition to being televised […]


Vikings Blow Lead, Lose to Cal Poly

Trailing by two touchdowns at halftime, 18th-ranked Cal Poly ran off 24 straight points in the second half to take control of the game, and went on to beat Portland State, 38-34, in the Big Sky Conference opener at JELD-WEN Field. The Vikings led 21-7 at halftime and seemed in control, but the Mustangs’ triple-option […]


Vikings Face Familiar Foe Tonight at Home

Past and present will meet on Thursday night at JELD-WEN Field when the Portland State Vikings host the 18th-ranked Cal Poly Mustangs in a Big Sky Conference opening game for both teams. Kickoff is set for 7:15 p.m. and the game will be televised on Root Sports. The radio call can be heard on Freedom […]


Pilots, Vikings Host Kids Basketball Clinic

University of Portland and Portland State University will come together to host a Youth Basketball Clinic and officially introduce its men’s basketball teams at Pioneer Square on Wednesday, Sept. 25th from 4-6 p.m. The clinic will be open to all kids, while fans can swing by any time after 11:30 a.m. for a chance to […]


Nation’s Top Offense Returns to Portland

After posing a serious threat at a Pac-12 opponent and coming up just short last Saturday, the Portland State Vikings will have to seek win No. 2 at home this weekend. PSU hosts Humboldt State in a non-conference game this Saturday at JELD-WEN Field. The Vikings (1-1) and Lumberjacks (0-1) will meet in a 1:05 […]


Former Olympians Join PSU Running Teams

Olympians and American record holders Shalane Flanagan and Alan Webb have joined the Portland State cross country and track and field programs as volunteer assistant coaches for the 2013-14 academic year, further marking the resurgence of the programs. The pair made their PSU coaching debuts last Friday at the PSU Viking Classic, the cross country […]


Viking Offense in Mid-Season Form, Leads Nation in Productivity

It’s still a small sample size but facts are facts, and the fact is the Portland State Vikings’ offense leads the nation in productivity. After two games against NAIA Eastern Oregon and Pac-12 California, Portland State is averaging 612.5 yards per game to lead all teams at the NCAA I Football Championship Subdivision level. PSU […]


Weekend Recap: Monday Morning Links

This weekend had been glowing on the horizon since last winter. College football might have opened a week earlier, but there’s not much to get excited about when you know the Ducks are going to win by 70. The first full slate of NFL games kicked off yesterday morning. Indeed, after four grueling weeks of […]


Challenge Grows for Vikings as they Face Cal

Photo and article brought to you by Portland State Athletics. The first big test of the 2013 season awaits the Portland State Vikings this Saturday in Berkeley, CA. The Vikings come off a relatively easy 57-17 season-opening win over Eastern Oregon last Thursday at JELD-WEN Field. Now, the level of competition takes a huge leap […]