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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 18, 2015
Wed., Feb. 18, 2015, 4:44 p.m.
Projecting out Idaho's final six regular season games using Ken Pomeroy's advanced statistics and projections.
TUESDAY, DEC. 30, 2014
Tue., Dec. 30, 2014, 2:45 p.m.
Second season most important for Idaho, Vandals enter Big Sky Conference play with crucial home games
Idaho men's basketball coach Don Verlin is as anxious as anybody to see what a nine day break from playing will mean on Thursday when the Vandals open Big Sky Conference play against Idaho State at the Cowan Spectrum. The Vandals last played on Dec....
TUESDAY, DEC. 9, 2014
Tue., Dec. 9, 2014, 1:34 p.m.
In preparation for this blog post, I tried to find as many holes in Mike Scott's play through the first seven games as I could. The senior Idaho point guard has made that difficult for me. Here are the holes I've been able to come...
TUESDAY, NOV. 25, 2014
Tue., Nov. 25, 2014, 8:14 p.m.
Another game at the CenturyLink Arena in Boise, same result for the Idaho men's basketball team. The Vandals have dropped their third consecutive game against Boise State at CenuryLink Arena, and their sixth consecutive against the Broncos. Boise State outlasted Idaho 86-75 Tuesday night in...
MONDAY, NOV. 24, 2014
Mon., Nov. 24, 2014, 4:50 p.m.
While Idahoans wait for the Idaho - Boise State football rivalry to start up again (and they might be waiting for a loooong time), the two schools are willing to play each other regularly in one sport, at least. The two schools meet tomorrow at...
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16, 2013
Wed., Oct. 16, 2013, 7:25 a.m.
I was at Eastern football practice yesterday, and have this story on six true freshmen who are seeing action this season. The Eagles will put their No. 4 ranking on the line Saturday against Southern Utah. Here are the official releases from Eastern and from...
SATURDAY, OCT. 12, 2013
Sat., Oct. 12, 2013, 4:58 a.m.
Will the Eagles finally unleash their pass rush in today's Homecoming game at North Dakota? Will quarterback Vernon Adams avoid cramping in the warmth of the Alerus Center? Will I ever get a better schnitzel than the one I ate last night at the Blue...
TUESDAY, OCT. 8, 2013
Tue., Oct. 8, 2013, 6:25 a.m.
The sixth-ranked Eagles are back at it again. Fresh off a big win over Weber State, Eastern is preparing for its first trip to North Dakota. In the meantime, I will be at practice later today. ... Last week, North Dakota struggled past Idaho State,...
SATURDAY, OCT. 5, 2013
Sat., Oct. 5, 2013, 8:19 a.m.
The Eagles are back home today for the first time in four weeks. Here's my game preview from earlier this week, and a game capsule. Also, a preview from Eastern Washington, and Weber State. Oddly enough, today's game at Idaho State is the first road...
TUESDAY, OCT. 1, 2013
Tue., Oct. 1, 2013, 6:48 a.m.
Finally, the Eagles are getting into the Big Sky Conference portion of their season, starting with Saturday's home game against Weber State. I'll be at practice later today, but in the meantime, here's an early look at the game from Eastern sports information director Dave...
FRIDAY, SEPT. 13, 2013
Fri., Sept. 13, 2013, 7:16 a.m.
It wasn't by design, but the story of Eastern Washington linebacker and former walk-on J.C. Agen contrasts nicely with all the ugly stuff going down at Oklahoma State. ... We also had a lively live chat; here's the transcript. ... One sure thing about Toledo:...
THURSDAY, SEPT. 12, 2013
Thu., Sept. 12, 2013, 6:40 a.m.
So, who has the bigger chip on their shoulder, FCS power Eastern Washington or Toledo, which is off to an 0-2 start? Here's my story, along with an invitation to join today's Live Chat right here at noon. ... There's a lack of confidence in...
TUESDAY, SEPT. 10, 2013
Tue., Sept. 10, 2013, 6:30 a.m.
I'll be at practice later today, but in the meantime, here are a few links from Eastern opponents: The biggest news came out of Bozeman, where Montana State announced that quarterback DeNarius McGhee is out indefinitely with a separated shoulder. ... At Toledo, head coach...
SUNDAY, SEPT. 8, 2013
Sun., Sept. 8, 2013, 7:05 a.m.
There was no letdown Saturday for Eastern Washington, which soared past Western Oregon. Here's my story. We also have the story in pictures from our own Tyler Tjomsland. ... The Eagles' next opponent, Toledo, put a scare into Missouri of the SEC. ... Sam Houston...
SATURDAY, SEPT. 7, 2013
Sat., Sept. 7, 2013, 6:54 a.m.
Seven days after the big win in Corvallis, the Eagles are home for Western Oregon. Here is my preview story, plus another from SWX. ... Western Oregon's team is covered in the school web site. ... Eastern's next opponent, Toledo, faces Missouri and former Rockets'...
TUESDAY, SEPT. 3, 2013
Tue., Sept. 3, 2013, 6:13 a.m.
After a day off I'm back on the links, and I don't mean golf. Who has the time, what with Eastern Washington football still making news after the big win over Oregon State? In case you missed it, here's Monday's follow-up story, and this morning's...
FRIDAY, AUG. 30, 2013
Fri., Aug. 30, 2013, 6:06 a.m.
My name is Jim Allen, and I'm a college football junkie. The signs were obvious yesterday as the clock moved toward 3 o'clock in The Spokesman-Review newsroom: my palms were sweaty and I was pacing in front of the TV, waiting for South Carolina and...
THURSDAY, AUG. 29, 2013
Thu., Aug. 29, 2013, 6:12 a.m.
Today's links are the meatiest of the preseason, thanks mainly to our special football section, which was published today. Our college section focuses on program-building at WSU, Idaho and most importantly, Eastern. We also have story lines and a look at why Eastern's schedule is...
MONDAY, AUG. 26, 2013
Mon., Aug. 26, 2013, 7:13 a.m.
Is it really game week? Must be, because Eastern head coach Beau Baldwin told his players just that after Saturday's scrimmage. In case you missed it, here's my story from that scrimmage. I'm off today, but will be back at practices Tuesday and Wednesday, then...
FRIDAY, AUG. 23, 2013
Fri., Aug. 23, 2013, 6:24 a.m.
I couldn't make it to Eagle football practice on Thursday because of, well, Eagle football. First, there was our live chat (here's the transcript), but mostly I had to finish my stories for next week's special football section (That comes next Thursday, so watch for...
THURSDAY, AUG. 22, 2013
Thu., Aug. 22, 2013, 6:38 a.m.
Here's this morning's story on the Eastern linebackers, which includes the finalized TV schedule. Also, don't forget today's live chat, right here at noon. Now, on with the links: lots of storylines out of the Oregon State camop, courtesy of the Oregonian. ...Montana QB Jordan...
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 21, 2013
Wed., Aug. 21, 2013, 6:30 a.m.
Time is flying - it's only nine days until the season opener at Oregon State - and so are the Eastern Washington receivers. Here's a look at this year's group. It's the penultimate (I love that word) day of two-a-days, and I'll be there for...
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