Stories tagged: Idaho basketball
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 4:59 p.m.
Before coming to Idaho, Earlywine was the head coach at Eastern Washington University from 2007-2011.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
In the wake of the sudden firing of coach Don Verlin on the cusp of a University of Idaho presidential regime change last spring, the Vandals men’s basketball team was …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
When two-time NBA slam dunk champion Zach LaVine called the Chicago Bulls organization and asked for a favor, it wasn’t the first time he’d reached out for his childhood friend …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
John Blanchette was right on with his June 14th column denouncing the firing of Don Verlin at Idaho.
Sat., June 15, 2019, 5:28 p.m.
The timing with respect to day of the week and time of day is evidence of a gutless University President.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 10:38 p.m.
John Blanchette: Firing Don Verlin puts Idaho in contention as college basketball’s No. 1 laughing stock
This may be Idaho doing the most Idaho thing ever. So far.
UPDATED: Fri., June 14, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Assistant Zac Claus has been named interim coach and will serve in that role through next season.
Fri., June 7, 2019, 5:20 p.m.
Summer session classes at the University of Idaho start Monday, and the ongoing suspension of men’s basketball coach Don Verlin has implications for five prospective Vandals who are junior college …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
The future of University of Idaho basketball was celebrated Thursday in a groundbreaking ceremony for a new arena that has been on a wish list for half a century. But …
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 3:58 p.m.
University of Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday, one day after university officials received a consultant’s final report detailing three potential violations of …
Thu., May 2, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
Ja’Vary Christmas, a 6-foot-4 guard from Sheridan (Wyoming) College, and Keyshaad Dixon, a 6-1 point guard from Ranger (Texas) College, join Bruce Simmons and former Oregon State center Jack Wilson …
Wed., April 17, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
The Idaho men’s basketball team may have to restart its rebuild.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Two members of the University of Idaho’s backcourt are exploring options to transfer, following the Vandals’ 5-26 season.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
The Idaho State Board of Education voted unanimously Thursday to allow the University of Idaho to move forward with plans to construct a new basketball arena on the Moscow campus …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Tyler Hall’s late steal in Montana State’s 75-71 win over Idaho in the Big Sky Conference Tournament opener at CenturyLink Arena secured the Bobcats a spot in Thursday’s quarterfinals.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 5:52 p.m.
EWU (14-17) begins tournament play Thursday, facing the winner of Wednesday’s first-round game between sixth-seeded Montana State (14-16) and No. 11 seed Idaho (6-25).
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Idaho State advances to the Big Sky Conference Tournament as the No. 10 seed and will play a first-round game Wednesday. Idaho is the No. 11 seed and will also …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 8:03 p.m.
Idaho seeks revenge on Idaho State after dropping the first matchup in Moscow, Idaho.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Jerrick Harding had 22 points as Weber State romped past Idaho 93-59. Cody John added 20 points for the Wildcats.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 8:53 p.m.
Weber State goes for the season sweep over Idaho after winning the previous matchup in Moscow
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
Idaho’s Trevon Allen turned in a career night, 29 points, and Cameron Tyson was 5 for 8 on three-pointers with 17 points for the Vandals.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Sacramento State looks to extend Idaho’s conference losing streak to 15 games
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Idaho’s ongoing 14-game losing streak includes 11 double-digit losses and a 41-point drubbing at Montana. But the Vandals came within a missed shot at the buzzer of taking Portland State …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
Carroll College-bound guard Jonny Hillman – the mainstay of two-time defending 1A Division II champion Genesis Prep’s reign – wasn’t interested in the big-school experience.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Portland State looks for its fifth straight conference win against Idaho
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 4:29 p.m.
Harrison Butler had a season-high 21 points plus 13 rebounds as Southern Utah stretched its home win streak to seven games, defeating Idaho 85-76 on Saturday. Cameron Oluyitan had 17 …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Idaho looks for its third straight win over Southern Utah at Centrum Arena.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 8:53 p.m.
Bernie Andre had a season-high 22 points plus 13 rebounds as Northern Arizona rolled past Idaho 75-54 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
Eastern Washington forward Mason Peatling made one thing clear following the Eagles’ 82-57 rout of Idaho on Monday: He isn’t fond of the Vandals. “We’ve got a little bit of …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
The good and bad of the season were on display in Idaho’s Cowan Spectrum on Thursday night.