Derrick Barden

Northern Colorado Bears #1 - Forward

  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 225

Men's Basketball Month-By-Month Preview: December

The second of a five-part series previewing the 2014-15 men's basketball season

Berry wills Weber State past No Colorado in OT

The Big Sky MVP put a bad regulation behind him to lead Weber State to the Big Sky Tournament final.

No. Colorado survives massive No. Arizona run

Northern Arizona staged a massive comeback, but fell short of victory in the Big Sky Tournament.

Berry named Big Sky MVP as top teams sweep awards

The Big Sky Conference announced individual award-winners for the 2013-14 men's basketball season on Monday.

Bears to Big Sky: We're 'the best team'

Montana loses again, and Weber State looks too young as Northern Colorado grabs early control of the Big Sky Conference.

Get Your Morning Coffee Rundown of Last Night


We all tend to get a late start on Saturday morning. Time to pick up your morning coffee, power up the old laptop and see what happened around the mid-major landscape. Here is your Morning Coffee...

Northern Colorado Stuns Kansas State

So raise your hand if you saw this one coming. Yeah, we didn't think so. Northern Colorado took down the Wildcats with a little help from one the biggest unknown stars, Derrick Barden.

Mid-Major Madness Does Fantasy Basketball


Fantasy basketball when you have 280 teams sounds like a crazy idea, yes? Well, we are a little crazy at Mid-Major Madness. Follow along all season with our 12-man teams picked by four of our writers.

Mid-Major Conference Preview: Big Sky Conference


While the usual suspects once again battle for supremacy in the Big Sky, a nameless group eyes an ascent. Do any of the other seven teams have enough to shake things up?

UM gets 30th straight at home in Big Sky over NoCo

Montana sticks to script; Big Sky title bout set for Saturday night.

Big Sky Tournament: Team-by-team preview

Montana readies to defend its title in the 2013 Big Sky Tournament.

Northern Colorado falls to Idaho State, 86-63


The Northern Colorado Bears lost for the third game in a row, falling to Idaho State on Saturday night.