Idaho’s football program faces an uncertain future following last month’s decision by the Sun Belt conference to not grant membership to the Vandals beyond the 2017 season. Now the school must choose whether to drop down a level to FCS competition or to go it alone as an FBS independent. Neither prospect is ideal for the Vandals, but time is running out to make a decision.
UI president Chuck Staben sat down with The Spokesman-Review last week to discuss the options the school is considering. The following is a transcript of that interview.