Stories tagged: Paul Petrino
Thu., March 23, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
The University of Idaho Kibbie Dome was as quiet as a church at midweek Thursday. The weight room wasn’t much busier.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
Redshirt freshman Charles Akanno has been suspended indefinitely from the Idaho Vandals football team, the university announced on Monday.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 6:17 p.m.
The University of Idaho football team made its statement last week in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. Now a Vandals booster is trying to make another one.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Deon Watson loves visiting the Treasure Valley. In particular, Watson enjoys playing at Boise State’s Albertsons Stadium. The senior wide receiver from Coeur d’Alene caught a 74-yard touchdown pass as …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
In his first two seasons as Idaho football coach, Paul Petrino tried not to let the losing get to him.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
Being an underdog is nothing new to the University of Idaho football team. For the Vandals to find themselves 13
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
On Thursday evening, the Idaho Vandals completed their fifth practice to prep for the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise, where they will face Colorado State on Thursday at 4 …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
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 …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
This was a moment to savor. Matt Linehan knew it, so he hopped on the trainer’s table and danced.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
South Alabama Jaguars at Idaho Vandals
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 4:01 p.m.
Idaho defensive line coach Kenny Holmes will take the same job at Florida International University under new coach Butch Davis, according to The Sporting News.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 4 a.m.
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.
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Idaho Vandals vs. Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
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.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:38 p.m.
Idaho Vandals football capsule
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Should you find yourself on a country drive down state Route 270 on Sunday afternoon, don’t startle if you see a group of students (wearing black, let’s be honest) hiking …
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
Paul Petrino sees all the ingredients for an elite football team in No. 8 Washington.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
Matt Linehan has gone from unrecruited to second-team preseason All-Sun Belt and the centerpiece of a Vandals team that expects to be in a bowl game come December or January.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Kris Cinkovich senses a pattern with the Idaho Vandals, one he’s seen from other rise-from-the-ashes college football programs.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 11:39 p.m.
The air crackled before Idaho’s first 2016 practice with the excitement of a team who expectations are unusually and unabashedly high.
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016, 10:27 p.m.
Idaho football coach Paul Petrino sat down on Wednesday to answer questions about his team, although he’s still in the process of gathering his own answers about the Vandals. Petrino …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
The Idaho State Board of Education on Thursday approved a three-year contract extension for Vandals football coach Paul Petrino. The Board approved a proposal that extends Petrino’s tenure through 2020. …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 9:53 p.m.
Here’s a guess: the next time University of Idaho president Chuck Staben joins his educrat compadres at a convention or gathering, every five minutes or so he’ll get clapped on …
Fri., April 22, 2016, 10:25 p.m.
Deon Watson feels slighted every time he steps onto the field. It’s a perpetual chip on his shoulder being a kid from Idaho playing for home-state University of Idaho.
Thu., April 21, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
Leave the speculation on whether Idaho will return its football program to the Big Sky to social media and online message boards.
Sat., April 9, 2016, 11:29 p.m.
Veteran experience can also bring the wisdom of perspective. Just ask Idaho senior wide receiver Deon Watson.
Sat., April 2, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Callen Hightower felt comfortable in Idaho’s first scrimmage of the spring season.
Wed., Dec. 16, 2015, 6:50 p.m.
Paul Petrino can comb through his resume at the receivers position and roll off names such as Harry Douglas and Roddy White from his one season as receivers coach with …
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 8:44 p.m.
Paul Petrino could be proud of his Vandals for many reasons Saturday afternoon at Auburn, but what will always nag the Idaho coach were the mistakes that took away from …
Mon., Nov. 9, 2015, 8:19 p.m.
Dezmon Epps has been dismissed from the University of Idaho football team, the athletic department confirmed in a statement on Monday.