The “Che-Scow” Trophy did not make a public appearance after Idaho’s 44-36 win over Eastern Washington on Saturday, but it did make the trip from Moscow to Cheney for the occasion, Idaho coach Jason Eck confirmed.
MOSCOW, Idaho – When Idaho and Eastern Washington played last year, Vandals coach Jason Eck dug out of deep storage an impressive-looking trophy first awarded in 1984 to the winner of the regional game, the Governors Trophy.
MOSCOW, Idaho – Ormanie Arnold’s scoop and score Saturday with time expiring after Sacramento State fumbled the kickoff perfectly capped Idaho’s 36-27 victory over the second-ranked Hornets in the Vandals’ home opener.
MOSCOW, Idaho – Everyone involved with Idaho football – players, coaches and supporters – felt like the Vandals missed an opportunity in last week’s road loss to California, when they scored the game’s first 17 points before the Golden Bears rallied in the final two quarters to secure a 31-17 victory.
MOSCOW, Idaho – When the Sun Belt Conference abandoned Idaho after the 2017 season, the Vandals’ consolation was the promise from UI administrators and coaches that they would be relevant in the pursuit of Football Championship Subdivision championships.