Stories tagged: Idaho Vandals
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 11:57 P.M.
Potato Bowl notes: Matt Linehan leads on field then makes waves during postgame
First, Matt Linehan sizzled on the field. Then he made waves in a postgame radio interview. After leading Idaho to a 61-50 win in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, the …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2016, 7:40 P.M.
2-minute drill: Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
What to watch as Idaho plays Colorado State in the Potato Bowl on Thursday in Boise.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2016, 6:30 P.M.
Idaho coach Paul Petrino took to heart encouraging words in darker days
In his first two seasons as Idaho football coach, Paul Petrino tried not to let the losing get to him.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2016, 4:52 P.M.
Heading into Potato Bowl, Vandals have embraced role as underdogs all season
Being an underdog is nothing new to the University of Idaho football team. For the Vandals to find themselves 13
SATURDAY, DEC. 17, 2016, 7:46 P.M.
Victor Sanders helps Idaho cruise over NW Nazarene
Victor Sanders scored 18 points and Idaho (5-5) had little trouble dropping NW Nazarene 87-61 on Saturday.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14, 2016, 7 A.M.
Vandals’ Steven Matlock remembers late mother, father ahead of Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
Steven Matlock remembers his mom dropping him off at college for the first time. He remembers how unhappy she was to say goodbye to her oldest son. Then he remembers …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 12:28 P.M.
Idaho’s Paul Petrino named Sun Belt coach of the year
University of Idaho football coach Paul Petrino, who led the Vandals to an 8-4 record and their first bowl appearance since 2009, was voted the Sun Belt Conference coach of …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 9:31 P.M.
Welage leads San Jose State over Idaho 58-49
Ryan Welage scored 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds and San Jose State held off a late run by Idaho to win 58-49 on Tuesday night.
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 11:51 P.M.
Tough-as-iron Vandals hold on to defeat South Alabama for seventh win
On Saturday, Idaho again stayed cool with the game on the line, batting down the University of South Alabama’s Hail Mary attempt as time expired in a 38-31 triumph at …
MONDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 9:46 P.M.
Area roundup: Northern Illinois holds off Vandals
Area roundup: Laytwan Porter scored a dozen points and Northern Illinois defeated Idaho for the third straight year, beating the Vandals 63-49 in nonconference play on Wednesday night in Dekalb, …
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 5:45 P.M.
Idaho Vandals bowl eligible after 47-14 win over Texas State
Matt Linehan threw for 336 yards and a touchdown as Idaho scored the final 33 points of the game to beat Texas State 47-14 on Saturday to become bowl eligible. …
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 11:33 P.M.
Football preview; Idaho at Louisiana-Lafayette
Football preview; Idaho at Louisiana-Lafayette
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 10:02 P.M.
College roundup: Eagles notch first postseason win in women’s soccer
College roundup: Chloe Williams’ 15th goal of the season was historic.
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 10:23 P.M.
Area roundup: Eastern Washington rallies past Weber State in volleyball
Area roundup: Ka’iulani Ahuna tallied a match-high 19 kills and Ashley Seiler added 17 kills and 18 digs to power the Eastern Washington Eagles (11-9, 6-5) to a come-from-behind 23-25, …
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 8:29 A.M.
Grip on Sports: Seahawks’ Russell Wilson is paying the price for a bargain-basement offensive line
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Ever have a day when you just don’t want to go to work? When it’s hard to get out of bed? To drag yourself to …
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 11:40 P.M.
Appalachian State grabs 3 INTs in 37-19 win over Idaho
Taylor Lamb threw for 220 yards and rushed for one touchdown, Jalin Moore had 114 yards rushing and a score, and Appalachian State beat Idaho 37-19 on Saturday.
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 4:32 P.M.
Locally: University of Idaho Athletic Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2016
Four athletes, a beloved athletic trainer, husband and wife boosters and a team were inducted into the University of Idaho Athletic Hall of Fame last weekend in Moscow.
FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2016, 10:55 P.M.
Vandals unveil plan for $30 million basketball, multi-use facility
A new home for University of Idaho events was unveiled on Friday. The Idaho Arena will be 4,700-seat, 70,000-square-foot athletics facility that will be home for the Vandal men’s and …
SATURDAY, OCT. 15, 2016, 11:39 P.M.
Vandals race, dance past New Mexico State, 55-23
Behind a 476-yard passing day from quarterback Matt Linehan, the Idaho Vandals clobbered New Mexico State 55-23 on Saturday to post their most convincing win over an FBS opponent – …
FRIDAY, OCT. 14, 2016, 4 A.M.
Idaho’s move to FCS has big funding implications
Hugh Diener doesn’t think of it as a boycott. He’s merely sticking to what he – and other boosters – told University of Idaho president Chuck Staben months ago.
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 9:57 P.M.
Vandals kicker Austin Rehkow snares player-of-week award
Senior kicker Austin Rehkow, a Central Valley High School graduate, was named the Sun Belt Conference special teams player of the week after his four field goals helped the visiting …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 9:29 P.M.
Area roundup: Bengals knock off Eagles in volleyball
Area roundup: Marissa Todd notched a double-double with 12 kills and 11 digs to spark the Idaho State Bengals (9-11, 4-3) to a 25-23, 25-23, 25-19 win over the Eastern …
SATURDAY, OCT. 8, 2016, 10:51 P.M.
Austin Rehkow’s last-second field goal lifts Idaho to victory over Louisiana-Monroe
Austin Rehkow’s fourth field goal, a 27-yarder as time expired, lifted Idaho to a 34-31 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday night.
THURSDAY, OCT. 6, 2016, 10:07 P.M.
Area roundup: Eagles hand Lumberjacks first Big Sky volleyball loss of season
Area roundup: Ka’iulani Ahuna totaled 18 kills and 19 digs, Ashley Seiler added 18 kills and Sophie Miller tallied 35 assists and 19 digs to help the Eastern Washington Eagles …
SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2016, 6:53 P.M.
College golf: Porch top Vandals golfer at Golfweek tournament
University of Idaho golfer Ryan Porch finished the three-round Golfweek Conference Challenge at 9-over 225 on the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa, to pace the Vandals and tie …
SATURDAY, OCT. 1, 2016, 11:35 P.M.
Vandals come up short in conference opener against Troy
Brandon Silvers threw for three touchdowns and Jordan Chunn ran for 137 yards and a score as Troy beat Idaho in the Vandals’ Sun Belt Conference opener Saturday.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2016, 2 A.M.
Vandals’ Florida connections produce RB Aaron Duckworth and others
When Aaron Duckworth heard that a UNLV television broadcaster last week compared his physique and running style to former NFL All-Pro running back Maurice Jones-Drew, he responded with a surprised …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 24, 2016, 11:35 P.M.
Sun Belt Roundup: Vandals upend UNLV in overtime for 2nd win of season
Callen Hightower hauled in an 11-yard touchdown pass in overtime Saturday night to lift Idaho past UNLV in a 33-30 win Saturday night.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 20, 2016, 9:50 P.M.
Area roundup: Idaho women top field at Cougar Cup
Area roundup: Idaho powered through Palouse Ridge Golf Course in Pullman to win the WSU Cougar Cup on Tuesday by four strokes over Washington State and Cal State-Fullerton – the …