Stories tagged: UI men's basketball
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
Eastern Washington, Idaho to play men’s-women’s doubleheaders this season
The Eastern Washington-Idaho basketball rivalry just got bigger. The Eagles and Vandals will play a pair of men’s and women’s double-headers this winter, in Cheney on Jan. 12 and in …
Sat., 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.
Fri., 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 …
Wed., March 16, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
Redhawks end Vandals’ season
In the span of about three minutes, Brendan Westendorf all but put an end to the Vandals’ first postseason appearance since 2012, as well as their season.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Travel-weary Vandals excited for CBI experience
Perrion Callandret threw his jersey over his face to hide the tears as teammates consoled him, this following Idaho’s 80-71 Big Sky tournament semifinal loss to Montana.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 10:34 p.m.
Idaho clamps down on Eastern Washington for 77-73 win in Big Sky tournament
RENO, Nev. – Nate Sherwood scored 19 points, Victor Sanders 17 and third-seeded Idaho beat sixth-seeded Eastern Washington 77-73 in a Big Sky tournament quarterfinal Thursday night.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 7:20 p.m.
Healthy Vandals aiming for Big Sky tournament title, but first must get past EWU
By some accounts, the play happened just as then-Idaho coach Kermit Davis drew it up. The Vandals’ Ricardo Boyd caught the inbounds pass to the left of the 3-point circle …
Sat., March 5, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Vandals celebrate 20-win season
When Don Verlin accepted the Idaho men’s basketball coaching job in 2008, the Vandals had won 16 games the previous three seasons. He immediately infused life into the program – …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:45 p.m.
Victor Sanders’ clutch 3 gives Vandals upset over Weber State
Tie game, 41 seconds left and Idaho had the ball with a full shot clock. Victor Sanders, who had shot dreadfully all night, could have dribbled the ball out and …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
Four corners: UI Vandals
The formula for the Vandals is simple: Win out and they’re not only guaranteed a first-round bye to next week’s Big Sky Conference tournament, but they’re also guaranteed third place.
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016, 11:46 p.m.
Chris Sarbaugh leads Idaho past EWU
MOSCOW, Idaho – Victor Sanders scored 16 points, Chris Sarbaugh added 12, and Idaho’s defense helped the Vandals to a 66-62 win over Eastern Washington on Saturday.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 3:48 p.m.
Four Corners: Sanders, Callandret both expected to start
Victor Sanders and Perrion Callandret should start a home conference game together for the first time all season on Saturday with both back from injuries that held them out most …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 9:55 p.m.
Sacramento State rallies to beat Idaho 68-65
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Justin Strings scored 23 points, grabbed nine rebounds and made three assists to help Sacramento State rally to beat Idaho 68-65 on Saturday night to sweep the …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
Perrion Callandret leads Idaho past Portland State, 80-74
Perrion Callandret scored 19 points on 6-for-10 shooting to lead Idaho past Portland State for an 80-74 win Thursday night at Portland. Chad Sherwood added 15 points and Nate Sherwood …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
Four corners: Perrion Callandret expected to start
Idaho received a boost in last Saturday’s win over North Dakota when Perrion Callandret played 24 minutes and scored nine points off the bench.
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 11:55 p.m.
Vandals survive against North Dakota
Don Verlin isn’t sure what the most fortunate thing to happen to his team on Saturday was.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 11:42 p.m.
Jake Straughan steps up with 23 points to lead Idaho past Northern Colorado
Jake Straughan came off the bench to knock down 6 of 7 3-point attempts to score 23 points, including three straight free throws in the final 10 seconds to wrap …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 8:37 p.m.
Four corners: Vandals return home
The Vandals are still at least a week away from welcoming starting point guard Perrion Callandret back into the fold from his right foot sprain.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 4:13 p.m.
Northern Arizona holds off Idaho with 72-70 victory
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Mike Green and Chris Yanku each scored 17 points as Northern Arizona held on to beat Idaho 72-70 on Saturday to snap a seven-game skid. Marcus DeBerry …
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 8:37 p.m.
Ty Egbert helps Idaho beat Southern Utah 68-44
Cedar City, Utah – Ty Egbert scored 12 points with two blocked shots and Idaho surged in the second half to beat Southern Utah 68-44 on Thursday night, avenging an …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 7:17 p.m.
Here’s the ‘skinny’ on the Vandals’ Ty Egbert
Ty Egbert might be getting tired of people pointing out his weight. You see, Egbert is what you would call skinny. He’s well aware of it.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
Four corners: Vandals out for weekend sweep
The race for a first-round bye in the Big Sky Conference tournament is on. Seven teams are within two games of two of the top four spots, behind Montana and …
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
Idaho can’t climb out of early hole in 65-63 loss to Sacramento State
Sacramento State escaped the Cowan Spectrum on Thursday night, downing Idaho 65-63 in front of an announced 1,228 fans.
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Marcus Colbert helps Montana State rally past Idaho
BOZEMAN – Marcus Colbert scored 21 of his 23 points in the second half to rally Montana State to a 70-68 victory over Idaho on Saturday. Colbert made 1 of …
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 9:48 p.m.
Victor Sanders shoots Idaho to Big Sky win over NAU
Victor Sanders pumped in a career-high 33 points to lead Idaho to an 83-76 win over Northern Arizona on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
EWU puts together total team effort in win over Idaho
CHENEY – Austin McBroom scored 26 points, sinking six from long range, and Eastern Washington coasted to a 74-60 win over Idaho on Saturday.
Sat., July 25, 2015
Area roundup: Idaho will not play Boise State in men’s basketball this season
The football rivalry between the University of Idaho and Boise State University has laid dormant since 2010. Now, the men’s basketball rivalry, which has been played between the two schools …
Fri., July 24, 2015
Idaho makes two additions to men’s basketball staff
Idaho coach Don Verlin announced Thursday the additions of Joe Ford as an assistant coach and Zac Claus as director of player development. Ford joins the program from the University …
Sun., May 10, 2015
G&T Blog matters: Chris Sarbaugh fills hole at Idaho
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Fri., April 17, 2015
Idaho men’s basketball signs players who could have immediate effect
MOSCOW, Idaho – Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin had a similar theme for each of the three new basketball signings he introduced during a teleconference Thursday afternoon. The eighth-year …