Stories tagged: Idaho basketball
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
His Idaho coaches and teammates knew it: Victor Sanders would make the big plays when it mattered most.
Wed., March 8, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
For two weeks in China, it was just them.
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
A split on the road last week leaves defending Big Sky tournament champion Idaho in fifth place and needing some help to avoid playing in Monday’s first round of the …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
So, Eastern Washington basketball fans, still not sure about tripping to Reno, Nevada, for the Big Sky Conference basketball tournament?
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.
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 …
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:30 p.m.
With forward Jacob Wiley bottled up, Eastern Washington got big games from Ty Gibson and Sir Washington to take a crucial 77-67 Big Sky Conference win over Idaho on Friday …
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.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 10:24 a.m.
Victories make Tara VanDerveer mighty proud, even if she does not say so directly or blatantly. She would rather tell stories. She has many good ones. I ask if she …
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: 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.
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. 29, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
Even with snow on the highway, this one should be worth the trip.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:24 p.m.
Trying to pick a favorite to win the Big Sky Conference basketball title? Don’t look at the records.
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 …
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
Ernie Kent stole the show at the 15th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Gala at the Spokane Convention Center last Saturday.
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. …
Tue., May 31, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
The Idaho Vandals, who should be one of the favorites for the Big Sky in men’s basketball next season, will get a head start on the 2016-17 season by heading …
Sat., March 26, 2016, 5:53 p.m.
Athletics is often a great opportunity for students who otherwise might not have been able to afford the education they get. A lot of our students, that scholarship makes the …
Fri., March 18, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Idaho women’s head coach John Newlee knew the best chance of toppling top-seeded Baylor was excelling in what carried the Vandals all season long: domination from the 3-point line.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 1:33 p.m.
Want some March Madness? That was Jon Newlee on Selection Monday.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Perrion Callandret threw his jersey over his face to hide the tears as teammates consoled him, this following Idaho’s 80-71 Big Sky tournament semifinal loss to Montana.
Sun., March 13, 2016, 11:56 p.m.
The season isn’t over for Eastern Washington and Idaho, who fell short of the NCAAs at last week’s Big Sky Tournament in Reno.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 11:57 p.m.
The Idaho Vandals picked the wrong time for a defensive letdown.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 11:56 p.m.
With a big game on the line in the fourth quarter, Idaho women’s basketball coach Jon Newlee went with his hot hand.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 1:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington coach Wendy Schuller and Jon Newlee of Idaho aren’t sure they can take much more excitement.
Tue., March 8, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
The race is on at the Big Sky Conference women’s basketball tournament, and Eastern Washington doesn’t intend to be left behind.
Sun., March 6, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
It’s full-speed ahead on the Road to Reno.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
She wore heels instead of sneakers, but Elle Tinkle still managed a slam dunk on Senior Night at Gonzaga.