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  • Sat., April 4, 2015, 5:13 p.m.

    Notes, quotes from Idaho’s first football scrimmage

    Idaho spent just over two and a half hours on the SprinTurf Saturday afternoon for its first scrimmage of the spring.

  • Sat., Nov. 1, 2014, 9:25 p.m.

    Vandals undone by eight turnovers

    Somehow, the Idaho Vandals weren’t completely out of it early in the fourth quarter with five turnovers to Arkansas State’s one. They had weathered two Matt Linehan interceptions in his …

  • Sun., Sept. 7, 2014, 1 a.m.

    Idaho brings the lightning this time, but not enough

    For a while Saturday night, the Idaho Vandals were college football’s Team Deja Vu. After seeing their season opener at Florida delayed, suspended and finally canceled after massive lightning strikes …

  • Wed., Sept. 3, 2014, 3:44 p.m.

    Idaho, Florida an official ‘no contest’

    They’re known as body-bag games in the college football trade. A pummeling for a paycheck. But now the Idaho Vandals will get the paycheck without having to endure the pummeling. …

  • Tue., Sept. 2, 2014, 6:27 p.m.

    The suspension, and suspense, continue

    Say, maybe the Idaho Vandals and Florida Gators can play each other on Xbox 360. It may come to that. Another day passed with no resolution on whether the two …

  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014, 9:29 p.m.

    Lightning, rain wash out Idaho football opener at Florida

    The University of Idaho’s football season will have to a wait a week. With The Swamp turned into an actual swamp and the playing field deemed unsafe, the Vandals’ date …

  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014, 5:43 p.m.

    Idaho’s Florida connection jazzed to go home again

    What everyone else in college football calls “body bag games” are something entirely different to guys like Richard Montgomery and Jacob Sannon. Of course, there isn’t an underdog out there …

  • Tue., Aug. 26, 2014, 3:29 p.m.

    Chalich, Linehan to share QB duties in opener

    Call it resolution or call it compromise, but the big question dogging the Idaho Vandals into the first week of the college football season — who’s the quarterback? — has …

  • Sat., Aug. 16, 2014, 5:23 p.m.

    No clarity in Idaho QB race

    We posted Paul Petrino’s comments earlier. Below is our recap of Idaho’s second fall scrimmage, with special focus on the muddied quarterback battle between Chad Chalich and Matt Linehan. Also, …

  • Sat., Aug. 16, 2014, 1:28 p.m.

    Petrino Q&A after second fall scrimmage

    Paul Petrino went easy on his players Saturday morning, at least compared to what they’re used to. Idaho scrimmaged just over 120 plays — instead of their customary 150-plus plays …

  • Wed., Aug. 13, 2014, 9:53 p.m.

    Idaho camp notes: Hampton in the fold

    Idaho completed its second two-a-day of the week on Wednesday, and coach Paul Petrino was again happy with what he saw. In fact, he said the Vandals’ morning practice session …

  • Tue., Aug. 12, 2014, 6:22 a.m.

    Petrino pleased after first two-a-day

    The Vandals practiced outside Monday morning in the smoke-clogged air, then worked for about two hours at the Kibbie Dome. After the first two-practice day of fall camp, Idaho coach …

  • Fri., Aug. 8, 2014, 6:20 a.m.

    Idaho through four days of camp

    The full pads didn’t go on as planned Thursday night, but Idaho still had a lively practice under the lights on its Sprinturf field adjacent to the Kibbie Dome. We …

  • Wed., Aug. 6, 2014, 10:39 p.m.

    Vandals release hoops schedule

    The Idaho men’s basketball team will make its return to the Big Sky Conference on New Year’s Day against Idaho State. But before that, its schedule includes games against Boise …

  • Mon., Aug. 4, 2014, 10:55 p.m.

    Report from Day 1 of Idaho fall camp

    The first day of Idaho fall camp went deep into Monday evening, and we’re done filing our story. We’ve got an assortment of notes and quotes after Day 1 below …

  • Sun., Aug. 3, 2014, 5:09 p.m.

    Idaho fall camp preview

    The Idaho Vandals start fall camp tomorrow with a 6 p.m. practice. We’ve got a preview of camp, including the burning questions that UI needs to answer, and a boatload …

  • Tue., July 22, 2014, 10:35 p.m.

    Petrino, Idaho at Sun Belt media day

    Paul Petrino got a taste of the Sun Belt football media day last summer after Idaho accepted an invite to the New Orleans-based conference. But on Tuesday, with the Vandals …

  • Tue., July 22, 2014, 7:14 a.m.

    Three Vandals on preseason all-Sun Belt teams

    Center Mike Marboe and punter Austin Rehkow were named to the Sun Belt’s first-team preseason all-conference team, while defensive end Maxx Forde was a second-round selection. The three Vandals were …

  • Mon., July 21, 2014, 10:51 a.m.

    Dismissed Idaho receiver charged with petty theft

    Dezmon Epps, who was dismissed from the Idaho football team on Sunday for a violation of team rules, was charged in Moscow with misdemeanor petty theft after allegedly stealing $37.72 …

  • Sun., July 20, 2014, 9:09 p.m.

    Idaho dismisses WR Dezmon Epps

    Dezmon Epps, Idaho’s most productive wide receiver last year, has been booted from the team for a violation of team rules, coach Paul Petrino announced this afternoon. He was arrested …

  • Huskers roll Vandals

    The Idaho Vandals hurt themselves with turnovers and sacks as the Nebraska Cornhuskers took a 38-17 victory in Lincoln, Neb.

  • University of Idaho vs. Bowling Green (Dec. 30)

    Photos from the UI Vandals win over Bowling Green 43-42 in the Humanitarian Bowl in Boise.

  • UI vs. Hawaii (Oct. 17)

    The University of Idaho Vandals beat Hawaii Oct. 17, 2009, at the Kibbie Dome in Moscow, Idaho.