Stories tagged: Idaho Vandals
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
Big Sky Conference bans athletes with convictions for violent crimes
The Big Sky Conference has adopted a rule that would ban student-athletes with convictions for violent crimes from participating in sports or receiving athletic scholarships at league schools.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Idaho names Adam Breske inside linebackers coach, replacing former Eastern Washington defensive coordinator John Graham
Idaho football has hired Adam Breske, the son of Vandals defensive coordinator Mike Breske, as its inside linebackers coach – the program announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
University of Idaho extends AD Rob Spear’s administrative leave
Uncertainty over the future of University of Idaho’s athletics remains ongoing after the UI announced Thursday it was indefinitely extending the administrative leave of athletics director Rob Spear.
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 5:11 p.m.
Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann takes in U.S. Open experience
Sophie Hausmann has taken an economics exam, had a couple of entertaining elevator chats with LPGA Hall of Famer Juli Inkster and played nine practice holes with Brooke Henderson. That …
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
John Blanchette: Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer returns to Sandpoint completely validated
Why Jerry Kramer had to wait more than half his life – 45 years – for a distinction that should have been pro forma will remain a mystery, though joining …
Wed., May 23, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Area roundup: Community Colleges of Spokane baseball draws tough assignment at conference championships
Community Colleges of Spokane’s baseball team received a daunting task once it qualified for its first Northwest Athletic Conference Championship in 13 years.
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 3:58 p.m.
Idaho Vandals football team matches program record in NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate
Academic problems that left the Idaho football team ineligible for postseason play as recently as 2014 remained in the past as the Vandals tied a program record in the latest …
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
Area roundup: Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann ties for 11th place at regional women’s golf
Idaho junior Sophie Hausmann recorded the program’s first subpar score in regional play while tying for 11th place Wednesday at the NCAA women’s golf Madison Regional.
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
Area roundup: Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann moves up leaderboard at NCAA women’s golf regional
Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann shot a 1-under-par 71 Tuesday to move into a tie for 16th place at the NCAA women’s golf regional at University Ridge Golf Course in Madison, Wisconsin.
Fri., May 4, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
Jim Meehan: Sophie Hausmann, Idaho Vandals take another swing at NCAA women’s golf regional
It turns out there is a pretty simple answer to an interesting question. How exactly did German native Sophie Hausmann end up playing golf – really good golf – for …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 6:40 p.m.
Idaho completed spring football with optimism despite some setbacks
Idaho football was not spared the irrevocable calculus of spring.
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Offense rules the day as several Vandals shine in Idaho’s Silver and Gold game
A seven-play opening drive that began with a 20-yard pass from Mason Petrino to Kaden Ellis and ended with Petrino racing around right end from two yards out for a …
Thu., April 26, 2018, 7:26 p.m.
Vandals noseguards making an impact
The one time Wayne Eades made a tackle in the backfield during an Idaho practice this week, it unleased a tirade from coach Paul Petrino directed at the offensive line.
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 7:14 p.m.
Idaho’s Don Verlin says Commission on College Basketball reforms align with most head coaches’ platforms
Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin says the issues addressed by the Commission on College Basketball align with discussions college coaches had among themselves in their annual meetings at the …
Mon., April 23, 2018, 7:55 p.m.
Arizona Cardinals sign former Vandal Benson Mayowa to 1-year contract
The Arizona Cardinals have added depth at defensive end by signing free agent Benson Mayowa to a one-year contract.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
WR D.J. Lee, QBs Mason Petrino, Colton Richardson star in Vandals scrimmage
Idaho Vandals fans no doubt hope Jennifer Lee will be piling up the frequent-flier miles this fall.
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
University of Idaho granted at least one year to come up with athletics budget plan
The University of Idaho has at least a one-year reprieve to deal with a projected deficit of approximately $1 million in athletics funding.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 8:51 p.m.
David Ungerer takes on leadership role among Idaho’s wide receivers
Facing a series of postpractice interviews recently, Idaho senior wide receiver David Ungerer shucked off his shoulder pads before taking on questions.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
Idaho athletics, facing budget deficit, must get creative
An athletics department budget shortfall of about $1 million the University of Idaho has been able to stave off four years with budget reserves has come to a point where …
Fri., April 13, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Vandals conjure up loud spring football scrimmage on both sides of ball
Petrino said the Vandals might have delivered the most physical scrimmage in his five-plus seasons at Idaho.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Idaho men’s basketball signs Cameron Tyson, Bothell High’s all-time leading scorer
Cameron Tyson of Bothell, Washington, signed his National Letter of Intent on Thursday to join the Idaho men’s basketball program this summer.
Wed., April 11, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
New Idaho linebackers coach John Graham finds cupboard full
New University of Idaho linebackers coach John Graham must feel like he bought a house and found the former owner left a trio of luxury vehicles in the garage.
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 4:36 p.m.
University of Idaho could cut women’s soccer, swimming and diving, and men’s golf
The University of Idaho is facing a budget dilemma that could result in cutting three of its athletic programs.
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 11:16 a.m.
Associated Students of the University of Idaho approve resolution calling for athletic director Rob Spear’s resignation
In a Wednesday night meeting that lasted more than three hours, the Associated Students of the University of Idaho Wednesday approved a resolution calling for the resignation of athletics director …
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
Three candidates vie to replace Matt Linehan as Idaho’s starting quarterback
As he seeks to become the University of Idaho’s new leader in the quintessential team game, junior quarterback Mason Petrino has already taken one for the team.
Wed., March 28, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Idaho AD Rob Spear’s future uncertain
As the Associated Students of the University of Idaho listened Wednesday night to testimony about a resolution they will vote on next week calling for the firing of Vandals athletics …
Mon., March 26, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Sources: Washington State, Idaho set date for 2025 football season; Vandals to collect $625,000 payout
FBSchedules.com first reported the 2025 game, which will take place on Aug. 30 at Martin Stadium in Pullman and presumably serve as the season opener for both the Cougars and …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Five things to watch as Idaho football opens first spring camp after moving back to Big Sky Conference
Some years, on teams laden with experience, spring football is an accurate prologue to the coming season.
Thu., March 15, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
UC Davis uses torrid first half to knock Idaho from Women’s National Invitation Tournament
UC Davis needed little time Thursday to put the Idaho Vandals in a deep hole.
Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Idaho’s Victor Sanders, Brayon Blake, Eastern Washington’s Bogdan Bliznyuk earn honors
The Big Sky Conference was represented by seven student-athletes on the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 6 team announced on Tuesday.