Stories tagged: idaho basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018
This is the current state of Idaho basketball: Elation and frustration are running neck-and-neck.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018
There were 17 lead changes, and the largest advantage either team had was the eight-point edge Idaho enjoyed momentarily with about 13:30 to go in the second half.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018
Charged by a 22-point outing from their top scorer, Robert Franks, and 20 more from C.J. Elleby, a freshman who continues to look more comfortable in a crimson jersey, WSU …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
For the 114th time since 1906, the Cougars (4-2) and Vandals (3-4) will link up Wednesday night with regional bragging rights on the line. Tipoff at Beasley Coliseum is set …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018
Cameron Tyson added 13 points, including a go-ahead 4-point play, for the Vandals (3-4), who shot 49 percent to the Fighting Hawks’ 37 percent and made 12 of 16 free …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
After Walla Walla University canceled its season and dropped out of a date with Idaho, the Vandals were able to fill the schedule vacancy on short notice with West Coast …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018
If Idaho did not exactly play down to Bethesda, it was certainly not pushed to lofty heights by the 0-5 Flames from the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference of the National …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018
The Vandals fell to 0-2 with the 83-80 loss in their first home game. But the freshman Tyson introduced himself to Idaho’s fans with a flourish.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
Eyassu Worku scored 18 points and UC Irvine used a second-half spurt to top Idaho 86-68 in the season opener for both teams on Tuesday.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018
An Idaho Vandals team that was going to be light on experience in the best of circumstances has the additional challenge of managing the loss of its best returning player …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018
In the future, the University of Idaho’s planned Idaho Central Credit Union Arena will simply be a building, a well-appointed, tasteful home to men’s and women’s basketball games, concerts and …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
Don Newman set the tone in his two seasons as Idaho climbed the Big Sky Conference ladder by winning 11 and 17 games, respectively, setting the table for coach Don …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 6, 2018
Former Idaho guard Victor Sanders will join the Telenet Giants Antwerp of the Pro Basketball League in Belgium. Sanders, who averaged 19 points per game as a senior, helped lead …
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018
Victor Sanders, who finished his collegiate basketball career as Idaho’s second-leading scorer all-time, has signed with the Denver Nuggets’ NBA summer-league team.
Tue., March 13, 2018
Cameron Tyson, a 6-foot-3 senior guard from Bothell (Washington) High School, said he will play basketball for Idaho next year.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018
After two narrow wins against the 10th-place team in the Big Sky Conference, surely the Idaho Vandals would take care of business when it mattered most.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018
The Vandals women will take another helping of their first meeting with Montana State, please. On Feb. 15, Idaho torched the defending Big Sky Conference champions with 17 3-pointers on …
Sat., March 3, 2018
With nine seconds remaining, Brayon Blake returned to the court with the score tied at 76. And when Victor Sanders’ long shot went wide, Blake went high for the rebound …
Thu., March 1, 2018
Idaho had its season leading scorer, Victor Sanders, on the floor for only 8 minutes in the second half, as he battled foul trouble and eventually fouled out with 5 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018
Brayon Blake has risen to Verlin’s challenge to consistently deliver for the Vandals the performances he occasionally produced as a junior. Idaho’s leading rebounder, he raised his per game average …
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018
Perrion Callandret, who missed long stretches of two seasons with injuries, had his University of Idaho basketball career cut short by another one.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018
Nate Sherwood had 15 points and 10 rebounds and hit all four of his free throws in the final 24 seconds to help Idaho beat Weber State 68-62 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018
Brandon Boyd made a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds left and finished with 32 points to lead Idaho State to an 86-83 victory over Idaho on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018
In a game in which Idaho consistently came up with big plays, it saved the best for last.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
Brayon Blake scored 28 points with eight rebounds, Victor Sanders added 22 points with seven assists and Idaho turned back Portland State 97-88 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
Victor Sanders became Idaho’s career No. 2 scorer and his 26 points led the Vandals to a 96-71 win over North Dakota on Saturday night in Cowan Spectrum.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018
The idea was so good, Wendy Schuller wondered why they hadn’t done it sooner.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
In a one-point win over Sacramento State Thursday and a 73-72 loss to Portland State Saturday, Idaho played basketball as a complete 40-minute game, against the Vikings, down to a …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018
By the narrowest margin and with great effort Idaho overhauled Sacramento State then outlasted the Hornets 69-68 in Cowan Spectrum on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017
Andre Spight tied a career-high with 28 points with six 3-pointers and Jordan Davis scored 23 and Northern Colorado beat Idaho 81-77 on Sunday.