Stories tagged: Jon Newlee
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Lake City’s Nina Carlson versatile on and off the court
Soon-to-be Lake City graduate Nina Carlson is as versatile in life as she is on the basketball court. There she was in the middle of her final high school season …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
Mikayla Ferenz scores 17 points and Idaho women down Sacramento State
Mikalya Ferenz scored 17 points with eight rebounds and Idaho used a 29-point third-quarter to pull away and beat Sacramento State 72-58 on Saturday in Big Sky Conference play in …
Fri., March 18, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Baylor shuts down Idaho’s long-range game in NCAA women’s opener
Idaho women’s head coach John Newlee knew the best chance of toppling top-seeded Baylor was excelling in what carried the Vandals all season long: domination from the 3-point line.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 4:43 p.m.
Vandals face tall order in Baylor, even without Brittney Griner
As just a spry freshman in 2013, Ali Forde’s idea of fun would have been taking on the most dynamic post player in college basketball at the time.
Sat., June 21, 2014
Spokane Shadow prepare for first-place Shock
The Spokane Shadow will host the first-place South Sound FC Shock in Evergreen Premier League play at 7 tonight at Spokane Falls Community College. The third-place Shadow (5-2-1) are three …
Mon., March 17, 2014, 8:31 p.m.
Vandals surprised by seed, foe and site
A year after the tournament committee paired the Vandals with top-seeded and eventual national champion Connecticut, 14th-seeded Idaho drew the team that the Huskies beat for the title – No. …
Sun., March 16, 2014
Idaho women win WAC, return to NCAA tournament
LAS VEGAS – The new shirts and hats worn by the Idaho women’s basketball team. The white “WAC Tournament Champions” sign brought into the postgame interview room by tournament MVP …
Sat., March 15, 2014, 3:50 p.m.
Idaho women repeat as WAC champions
Stacey Barr had 28 points, including 11 in the final three minutes to lead Idaho over Seattle in the Western Athletic Conference tournament championship game 75-67 on Saturday and an …
Sat., March 15, 2014
Vandal women reach finale
LAS VEGAS – Stacey Barr was the Western Athletic Conference women’s basketball Player of the Year, and on Friday afternoon she outperformed a pair of prolific Aggies as Idaho beat …
Thu., March 13, 2014
Vandals lay waste to Cougars
LAS VEGAS – Chicago State was understaffed and thoroughly overmatched in its Western Athletic Conference tournament opener against top-seeded Idaho. Throw in a hot-shooting night for the conference champions and …
Wed., March 12, 2014, 4:16 p.m.
Idaho women crush Chicago State in WAC tournament opener
Emperor Petronius Maximus would not have thought the sacking of Rome was so bad if he could have seen what the Vandals had in store for Chicago State.
Tue., Feb. 4, 2014, 7:13 p.m.
Veteran Vandal women’s team on a roll
Sometimes coaches throw out several combinations of players to find a crew that works together.
Wed., Nov. 20, 2013
Three will join Vandals women’s basketball
The University of Idaho women’s basketball team announced three new players who will join the roster for the 2014-15 season. Coach Jon Newlee said Bethany Krause, of Centerville (Ohio) High …
Wed., March 20, 2013, 5:01 p.m.
Idaho coach Newlee reflects on surprising season
The Idaho Vandals could have folded the tent after a conference-opening loss dropped their overall record to 3-9 on Dec. 29.
Tue., March 19, 2013
Idaho has tough draw: UConn
MOSCOW, Idaho – Most thought it would be Stanford in the first round, possibly at Stanford, a close enough destination from the Northwest that friends and family of Idaho women’s …
Sun., March 17, 2013
Vandals hit all net: Berth in NCAAs
LAS VEGAS – They sang and danced their way into history and out of town, snagging the championship and taking pieces of the net as souvenirs. Idaho coach Jon Newlee …