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  • Eagles have 20 wins, Big Sky title in sight

    The Eastern Washington women have a lot to play for in the next two weeks, including a 20-win season and a shot at the Big Sky Conference title.

  • UI football returning to Sun Belt

    MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho needed a stable Football Bowl Subdivision home for its football program. The Sun Belt Conference needed to get to 12 teams so it …

  • Idaho finds value in humbling loss

    STORRS, Conn. – The Idaho women’s basketball team will enter the 2013-14 season as one of the teams to watch in the WAC, with all five starters returning from the …

  • Young Vandals never gave up

    The Idaho Vandals could have folded the tent after a conference- opening loss dropped their overall record to 3-9 on Dec. 29. Instead, the Vand- als are packing their bags …

  • 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 …

  • Karr’s buzzer-beater lifts UI past San Jose St.

    LAS VEGAS – Krissy Karr wasn’t supposed to be the one taking the shot. But given how much the Idaho women’s basketball team struggled in its WAC tournament opener against …

  • Idaho’s Barone is WAC Player of Year

    DENVER – Idaho Vandals senior center Kyle Barone was voted the Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year by the league’s basketball coaches, the conference announced on Sunday. The 6-foot-10 …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Saturday vs. Seattle U, 7:05 p.m. OUTLOOK: The Vandals close the regular season with a game that doesn’t mean anything for next week’s WAC tournament. They’ll be the …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Tonight at Texas-San Antonio, 5; Saturday at Texas State, noon OUTLOOK: The Vandals’ final kick of the regular season begins tonight in San Antonio, where they’ll try to …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Saturday at Idaho State, 1 p.m. OUTLOOK: After four straight losses, Idaho takes a week off from WAC play to visit Idaho State (5-20) in a BracketBusters game. …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Tonight at New Mexico State, 6; Saturday at Denver, 3 p.m. OUTLOOK: Idaho has road games against the WAC’s two second-place teams this week, both of which are …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Tonight vs. Utah St., 7:05; Saturday vs. San Jose St., 7:05 p.m. OUTLOOK: Halfway through their WAC schedule, the Vandals are in position to move into the upper …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Tonight vs. Texas State, 7; Saturday vs. Texas-San Antonio, 7 OUTLOOK: After four consecutive losses, the Vandals broke through Saturday with a dominant win at UT-Arlington. They play …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    COMING UP: Today at La. Tech, 4; Saturday at Texas-Arlington, 5 p.m. OUTLOOK: The Vandals had the lead or were tied late in each of their last three WAC games …

  • Vandals never get going in season-ending loss

    LOGAN, Utah – Idaho basketball coach Don Verlin knew his Vandals were playing against a stacked deck of sorts. Not only did the Vandals have to travel on short notice …

  • Vandals cash in during CIT opener

    MOSCOW, Idaho – Don Verlin wouldn’t say he felt pressure to win Wednesday night. But after the Idaho athletic department wrote a $31,500 check to host a postseason game, the …

  • Idaho back in CIT

    MOSCOW, Idaho – It’s not the tournament they were gunning for five days ago, but the Idaho Vandals are back in the postseason for the third time in four seasons. …

  • Vandals women open WAC tourney with win

    LAS VEGAS – Alyssa Charlston finished with 16 points and 15 rebounds Wednesday night as fourth-seeded Idaho (12-19) defeated fifth-seeded San Jose State 67-63 at the Western Athletic Conference women’s …

  • Vandals enter WAC tournament on hot streak

    MOSCOW, Idaho – Over five days in early February, Idaho did more than send a message to the WAC by beating the conference’s two best teams. It also set in …

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 16-11 overall, 7-5 WAC COMING UP: Thursday at Hawaii, 9 p.m.; Saturday at San Jose State, 7

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 16-11 overall, 7-4 WAC COMING UP: Friday at Utah State, 6:05 p.m. (ESPN3)

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 15-11, 7-4 WAC COMING UP: Saturday vs. Portland State, 7:05 p.m.

  • Barone powers Vandals to victory

    MOSCOW, Idaho – Kyle Barone had 14 points and a career-high 15 rebounds as Idaho defeated Louisiana Tech 73-64 Saturday night for its fourth straight men’s basketball victory. Deremy Geiger …

  • Coming up: Idaho men’s basketball

    RECORD: 13-11 overall, 5-4 WAC COMING UP: Thursday vs. New Mexico State, 8:05 p.m.; Saturday vs. Louisiana Tech, 8:05 p.m.

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 11-10 overall, 4-3 WAC COMING UP: Tonight at Fresno State, 7; Saturday at Nevada, 7 p.m.

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 10-9, 3-2 WAC COMING UP: Tonight vs. San Jose State, 7:05; Saturday vs. Hawaii, 8:05 p.m. (ESPN3)

  • Vandals edge Utah State 57-54

    MOSCOW, Idaho – More than anything, Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin looks for one thing from his springy starting forward, Djim Bandoumel – energy, and lots of it. Bandoumel …

  • Coming Up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 9-9 overall, 2-2 WAC COMING UP: Saturday vs. Utah St., 8:05 p.m.

  • Coming up: Idaho Vandals

    RECORD: 8-8 overall, 1-1 WAC COMING UP: Today at Louisiana Tech, 4 p.m.; Saturday at New Mexico St., 6.

  • In the end, Vandals come out on top

    MOSCOW, Idaho – At long last, the final moments of a game had gone Idaho’s way, but men’s basketball coach Don Verlin felt no need to dodge what could have …



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