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UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 8:17 p.m.

Idaho uses second-half surge to top Western New Mexico for first win of season

Surviving a first-half test when it fell behind, settling into its assignments and physically wearing down Western New Mexico as the game wore on allowed Idaho to finish with a …


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 7:59 p.m.

Idaho football hopes to bounce back quickly against Western New Mexico

Whatever else Idaho sees when it opens the home season Saturday against Western New Mexico, the Vandals will be facing a team that must really like football. The Mustangs endured …


Idaho hopes to keep Fresno State grounded, off-balance in opener

Job one for Idaho when it opens the season against Fresno State Saturday is to introduce doubt to the Bulldogs.


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 7:42 a.m.

Idaho Vandals take game-day approach to final scrimmage before opening week

With little more than a week to go before its season-opening game with Fresno State, Idaho loosened the training wheels a bit Friday.


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 6:43 p.m.

Idaho quarterbacks, run defense shine in high-scoring scrimmage

Quarterbacks Mason Petrino and Colton Richardson combined to throw for 10 touchdowns. Petrino tossed eight, completing three to Connor Whitney and a pair to Cutrell Haywood, who also caught a …


Idaho football hopes transition to Big Sky gives young offensive line chance to mesh

Offensive line play just fundamentally looks right when it is working. Apply force, move a resisting object. Jump out at the correct angle and cut off an object vectoring toward …


Former running back Aaron Duckworth getting used to new role with Vandals

When last seen in connection with University of Idaho football in December, Aaron Duckworth was lighting up Georgia State for 113 yards and a touchdown to finish a 1,025-yard rushing …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 6:32 p.m.

Lucky 7s: Charles Akanno, Cutrell Haywood shine as Idaho Vandals hold first fall scrimmage

Mason Petrino had a star turn at quarterback as Colton Richardson was among several prominent players who sat out the session.


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 7:09 p.m.

Plenty of young, talented wide receivers stepping up early in fall camp for the Idaho Vandals

Whoever takes snaps for Idaho will have David Ungerer and Kaden Elliss as veteran targets. But most of Idaho’s receivers are newcomers whose next catches for the Vandals will be …


Mason Petrino, Colton Richardson both showing signs of improvement at quarterback for Idaho football

Less than a week into the Idaho Vandals’ preseason camp, Mason Petrino’s overarching issue isn’t a looming quarterback competition with Colton Richardson.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 5:37 p.m.

Vandals report to camp and show plenty of optimism for return to Big Sky

Next to hoisting a trophy at the end of the year, the best day in a football season might be the day players report for fall camp.


Five questions heading into football camp: Idaho Vandals

As the Idaho Vandals head into their first preseason camp since their return to the Big Sky Conference and the Football Championship Subdivision, the many pieces of the puzzle of …


Versatile Idaho football player Kaden Elliss named to Paul Hornung Award Watch List

Idaho senior linebacker and tight end Kaden Elliss was named to the Paul Hornung Award Watch List, the Louisville (Kentucky) Sports Commission announced Thursday.


UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 4:28 p.m.

Former Carroll College coach Bob Petrino Sr. dies in Montana

Longtime Carroll College football coach Bob Petrino Sr., the father of Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino and Idaho coach Paul Petrino, has died at his home in Montana. He was …


UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 8:17 p.m.

Eastern Washington picked first in Big Sky media and coaches polls

The Eagles were picked first in the both the preseason Big Sky Conference coaches and media polls released Monday. It’s the first time the program was first in both polls …


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 …


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.


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: 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.


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.


UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 11:03 p.m.

Players shine through foul weather at Idaho Pro Day

Eleven recent University of Idaho football players trying to impress about 20 NFL scouts at the UI Pro Day Thursday at least convinced the NFL visitors they can play late …


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 6:47 p.m.

Idaho Vandals prepare for return to Big Sky Conference by strengthening lines

In its first year with the two-tiered letter of intent signing, and in its first recruiting cycle since returning to the Big Sky Conference, Idaho football addressed current needs on …


Vandals sign 12 players, including five offensive linemen

Idaho’s first experience with the new NCAA early signing period for football had coaches “pressing a little bit harder earlier” to get players signed.


Idaho Vandals head to Georgia for final game as FBS member

Idaho’s 22-year venture in FBS has resulted in an 85-174 cumulative record and three bowl wins, including the Famous Idaho Potatoes Bowl last year. After losing five league games by …


Vandals hope to play role of spoilers against New Mexico State

As Idaho searches for fuel to fire its efforts in the final two games of a season in which it has no hope of going to a bowl, New Mexico …


Vandals have two weeks to get injured QB Matt Linehan back on field

The status of University of Idaho senior quarterback Matt Linehan, who suffered a hand or wrist injury to his throwing arm late in the Vandals’ 24-21 loss to the University …


Idaho linebacker Kaden Elliss leads Vandals on both sides of the ball

In future years, when all the games have been played and all the statistics that are making Kaden Elliss an anomaly in Idaho football have been compiled, the origin of …


UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 6:08 p.m.

Idaho adopts short-term goals while needing big finish to make postseason

One week at a time. This is what Idaho’s season has come to.


UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 5:10 p.m.

Idaho could receive huge lift by upsetting Southeastern Conference’s Missouri

Saturday’s nonconference football game between visiting Idaho and Missouri is a reset button for somebody.