Stories tagged: Don Verlin
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
Trouble at free-throw line leads to postseason loss, end of season for Idaho men
The Idaho Vandals men’s basketball season came to an end in the second round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament on Wednesday night in a defensive battle with the Texas State Bobcats.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Vandals men prepare for Texas State with another 20-win season in reach
The season is stretching into its sixth month and the Idaho men’s basketball team had to make another multileg trip for tonight’s second-round CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament game at Texas State.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
It’s not the NCAAs, but CIT still valued reward for Vandals
It doesn’t have the prestige of the NCAA Tournament, or even the College Basketball Invitational that the University of Idaho played in last year. But the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament affords …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Vic Sanders scores 40 as Idaho cruises past Portland State in Big Sky men’s basketball
Normally, having one player who enters a zone in which he simply can’t miss from downtown is enough to win a basketball game. When two do it? Well, it’s no …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:04 a.m.
Vic Sanders matches career high with 33 points as Vandals men triumph
Vic Sanders wasn’t supposed to be a point guard this season. Nor was he supposed to be the Idaho Vandals’ only premier scorer.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
Injury-depleted Vandals make too many turnovers in loss to Montana
After he fouled out in the closing minute, Idaho’s Victor Sanders untucked his jersey and made his way to the second-to-last seat on the Vandals’ bench.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
Eastern Washington travels to fierce rival Idaho for Big Sky opener
Even with snow on the highway, this one should be worth the trip.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
WSU’s Ernie Kent will begin game on the Idaho bench
Beasley Coliseum is likely to hold what can reasonably be called a “crowd” for the first time this season on Wednesday.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Jordan Scott’s last-gasp layup gives Idaho men win over UC Davis
Brayon Blake watched the final play unfold from the Idaho bench, from Pat Ingram’s rebound of UC Davis’ missed free throw to Myles Franklin’s laser pass up the court to …
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Vandals fend off Jackrabbits in overtime
When Pat Ingram says he couldn’t “shoot nothing” last year, he’s not kidding. The Idaho guard attempted one 3-pointer in 2015-2016 … and missed it.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
Ernie Kent, Don Verlin find common ground at Coaches vs. Cancer gala
Ernie Kent stole the show at the 15th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Gala at the Spokane Convention Center last Saturday.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Verlin’s participation in Coaches vs. Cancer is personal
For Idaho basketball coach Don Verlin, the fight against cancer became personal in the summer in 2005.
Mon., June 6, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
Vandals new and old ready for trip to China
Chris Sarbaugh planned on being halfway around the world by now. Ireland, Croatia, Germany, Italy – he had the European works of travel planned as a post-graduation present to himself. …
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 10:37 p.m.
Blanchette: Sarbaugh a happy wanderer
Let’s check out the dust jacket of the book on Chris Sarbaugh, the one titled, “Four Colleges in Five Years.”
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015, 10:41 p.m.
Idaho struggles to score inside during loss to Arkansas-Little Rock
It’s always noticeable when Arkadiy Mkrtychyan isn’t among Idaho’s five players on the court.
Mon., Nov. 23, 2015, 9:40 p.m.
Vandals rally past North Texas, 65-63
A 6-0 run to close the game gave Idaho (3-1) the 65-63 win over North Texas (2-1) in the opening day of the Mean Green Showcase.
Fri., July 24, 2015
Idaho makes two additions to men’s basketball staff
Idaho coach Don Verlin announced Thursday the additions of Joe Ford as an assistant coach and Zac Claus as director of player development. Ford joins the program from the University …
Wed., July 22, 2015
Changes Idaho Vandals basketball staff as Helbling, Palacio leave program
Chris Helbling, who served as assistant coach, and Milt Palacio, who served as Director of Player Development, are no longer with the Idaho men’s basketball program, Idaho athletic director Rob …
Fri., April 17, 2015
Idaho men’s basketball signs players who could have immediate effect
MOSCOW, Idaho – Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin had a similar theme for each of the three new basketball signings he introduced during a teleconference Thursday afternoon. The eighth-year …
Thu., April 16, 2015, 9:03 p.m.
Idaho men’s basketball signs players who could have immediate effect
MOSCOW, Idaho – Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin had a similar theme for each of the three new basketball signings he introduced during a teleconference Thursday afternoon.
Sun., March 1, 2015
Give and Take: Letter
Verlin’s tirade proves it’s time for a change The childish behavior of University of Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin displayed at the Northern Arizona game on Feb. 21 was …
Tue., Feb. 24, 2015
Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin apologizes, sanctioned for actions on bench
MOSCOW, Idaho – Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin has issued an apology for his conduct last Thursday evening in a Big Sky Conference game at Northern Arizona. A radio …
Mon., Feb. 23, 2015, 10:30 p.m.
Verlin apologizes for actions on bench at NAU
Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin has issued an apology for his conduct last Thursday evening in a Big Sky Conference game at Northern Arizona.
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014
Idaho rallies past UC Davis
MOSCOW, Idaho – When football season ends, the Kibbie Dome football turf is rolled up and stored away. Then, a portion of the stadium is curtained off so a basketball …
Fri., Nov. 21, 2014
Northern Illinois holds off Idaho men for 2-0 start
DEKALB, Ill. – Aaric Armstead and Darrell Bowie scored 16 points apiece and Northern Illinois beat Idaho 78-67 Thursday night in men’s basketball nonconference play, denying Vandals coach Don Verlin …
Thu., Nov. 6, 2014
Idaho’s return to Big Sky Conference embraced by coach Don Verlin
In the fall, the Big Sky Conference makes for a touchy subject at the University of Idaho. But turn a few calendar pages and the Vandals find the topic downright …
Sat., Nov. 1, 2014
Vandals wins exhibition 139-115
MOSCOW, Idaho – The Idaho Vandals pushed the pace after every turnover, inbounds pass and rebound. They ran the floor, attacked the basket and looked for quick and easy scoring …
Sun., March 16, 2014
Vandals come up one win shy of NCAA tourney
LAS VEGAS – Like so many eager travelers before them the Idaho men’s basketball team came to Las Vegas with small odds and big dreams. With a record that won’t …
Sat., March 15, 2014
Idaho men upset top-seeded Utah Valley in WAC semifinals
LAS VEGAS – With the most important game of the season on the horizon, forgive the Idaho Vandals for taking some time before focusing on the upcoming contest. After all, …
Fri., March 14, 2014
Madison leads Vandal men into WAC semifinals
LAS VEGAS – Not every college basketball custom and ritual is good, and the Idaho Vandals couldn’t be happier about ending their annual tradition of first-round exits in the Western …