N. Arizona: #Throwback Thursday Big Sky 1978 Championship Team Reunites
10-02-2013 11:00 PM
Itís 35 years later and the 1978 Big Sky Conference Championship football team is back in the building. The 1978 Lumberjacks were the first group of Northern Arizona players to compete at the NCAA Division I-AA level after moving up from Division II. The team feared no one as it captured Northern Arizonaís first-ever conference title in its first year at the I-AA level. Under head coach Joe Salem, the Lumberjacks posted a perfect 6-0 league record en route to an 8-2 overall mark.