The Big Sky Conference (or BSC) is an intercollegiate college athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA’s Division I, with football competing at the Division I-AA level. The BSC was founded in 1963. Member institutions are located in the western United States in the States of Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, and Washington,
Charter members included Gonzaga, Idaho, Idaho State, Montana, Montana State, and Weber State.
Former members (and years of members) include Boise State (1970-1996), California State Northridge (1996-2001), Gonzaga (1963-1979), Idaho (1963-1996), and Nevada (1962-1979).
Current members (and year joined)