Stories tagged: Vandals basketball
Sun., July 1, 2018, 6:19 p.m.
Challenged by coach Don Verlin before the start of his senior season to become a player Idaho could count on every game, Brayon Blake responded with a dozen double-doubles and …
Sat., March 4, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Victor Sanders and Arkadiy Mkrtychyan combined to score 43 points and Idaho clinched a first-round bye in the Big Sky Conference by beating Southern Utah, 84-75 in the regular season …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
When the news reached Weber State coach Randy Rahe that Idaho would be without Victor Sanders on Saturday afternoon, he didn’t exactly rejoice.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Victor Sanders scored 30 points and Idaho held off Idaho State’s late rally for a 69-61 victory on Thursday night in Big Sky Conference play.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 6:59 a.m.
Idaho’s Victor Sanders, currently enjoying the finest year of his college career (21.2 points, 3.2 assists), was fatherless for 10 years. But no one played a bigger role in instilling …
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
Geno Crandall scored 22 points and North Dakota earned its 12th straight Big Sky home win in an 88-65 blowout over Idaho on Saturday.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Victor Sanders scored 25 points and Brayon Blake had 16 points on 7-for-10 shooting and Idaho beat Northern Colorado 88-76 on Thursday night in Greeley, Colorado.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
Late in Saturday night’s game, Idaho guard Pat Ingram flew into a crowded spot on the floor and came away with the loose ball on defense.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Normally, having one player who enters a zone in which he simply can’t miss from downtown is enough to win a basketball game. When two do it? Well, it’s no …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Victor Sanders scored 28 points and Idaho made all six of its free throws in the last 36 seconds to defeat Montana 85-77 in overtime on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
Tyler Hall scored five of Montana State’s last seven points, finished with 31 and kicked off the second overtime with a steal and an assist as the Bobcats held on …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
BJ Blake had a career-high 18 points, Vic Sanders had 17 and Idaho squeezed the life out of undermanned Northern Arizona 65-49, with 1,323 watching at Cowan Spectrum on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:04 a.m.
Vic Sanders wasn’t supposed to be a point guard this season. Nor was he supposed to be the Idaho Vandals’ only premier scorer.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Victor Sanders scored 14 of his 22 points from the free-throw line, Chad Sherwood added 13 points and Idaho rolled to a 77-62 win over Idaho State on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 9:12 p.m.
Jeremy Senglin scored 21 points and was joined in double-figure scoring by four teammates as Weber State pushed its win streak to six games with a 91-66 win over Idaho …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Leaking oil and ejecting broken parts, Idaho and Montana State limped, gasped, shuddered and slammed into each other in an overtime gem on Saturday, with the Vandals winning in a …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
After he fouled out in the closing minute, Idaho’s Victor Sanders untucked his jersey and made his way to the second-to-last seat on the Vandals’ bench.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
Dorian Pickens scored 25 points, including a career-high seven 3-pointers, Reid Travis had 20 points and 12 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season and Stanford held off Idaho …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 7:46 p.m.
Victor Sanders scored 18 points and Idaho (5-5) had little trouble dropping NW Nazarene 87-61 on Saturday.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Brayon Blake watched the final play unfold from the Idaho bench, from Pat Ingram’s rebound of UC Davis’ missed free throw to Myles Franklin’s laser pass up the court to …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 8:26 p.m.
Aurimas Majauskas had 17 points and eight rebounds as Sam Houston State held off Idaho 69-62 on Friday night.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
When Pat Ingram says he couldn’t “shoot nothing” last year, he’s not kidding. The Idaho guard attempted one 3-pointer in 2015-2016 … and missed it.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
The final score – 90-67 – suggests the Idaho men’s basketball team had no problem dispatching Corban University to open the season. A more accurate assessment: The Vandals had no …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 4:38 a.m.
Perrion Callandret sometimes looks down at his jersey on the court and remembers. He remembers how blessed he was to play with his half-brother as a freshman, despite the fact …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 4:37 a.m.
For the Vandals to overtake Weber State and Montana – the only teams that finished ahead of them in the Big Sky last season – Victor Sanders needs to make …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
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 …
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 5:43 p.m.
Idaho, which returns its top five scorers from last season, was selected No. 2 in the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced Friday.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
For Idaho basketball coach Don Verlin, the fight against cancer became personal in the summer in 2005.
Mon., June 6, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
Chris Sarbaugh planned on being halfway around the world by now. Ireland, Croatia, Germany, Italy – he had the European works of travel planned as a post-graduation present to himself. …
Wed., March 16, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
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.