Stories tagged: idaho vandals
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 6:57 p.m.
Davis Alexander threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Portland State scored all of the game’s points after halftime in a 24-0 victory over Idaho on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
If Idaho’s offense has difficulty getting untracked against Portland State, it is because the Vandals’ past has come back to haunt them.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 6:52 p.m.
Near the close of a Vandals practice this week, Idaho coach Paul Petrino exhorted the punt block team to not merely go through the motions but to believe in the …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 9 p.m.
Doug’s Lloyd’s score on a fake field goal was the margin of victory but hardly the end of excitement in a game the Wildcats held on to win, 41-35.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
With the exception of a loss to Montana last year, Idaho is undefeated in the Kibbie Dome over the last two seasons.
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 5:52 p.m.
Kyle Perry represents the kind of well-rounded student-athlete a state school like the University of Idaho gets when its recruiting is on its game. He is not merely a Vandal, …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
The first day of basketball practice looked like – basketball practice. Running, drills, coaching. In this way, the year was already off to a hopeful start.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 4:58 p.m.
Jace Bobo’s interception helped set up Ben Raybon’s 32-yard field goal with 4:06 remaining and Northern Colorado beat Idaho 27-24 on Saturday in the Big Sky Conference opener for both …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Idaho’s most recent road win occurred in its Football Bowl Subdivision finale, 24-10 against Georgia State on Dec. 12, 2017.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Four days after a breakthrough game, a pair of practitioners of a fundamental football art were still lifted by their performance as the Idaho Vandals concluded a workout on a …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Former Idaho standout and New Orleans Saints linebacker Kaden Elliss will miss the rest of his rookie season after sustaining a knee injury, according to New Orleans Advocate reporter Amie …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
Chris Ojoh and Jack Sendelbach stood helpless on Eastern Washington’s sideline Saturday, both starting linebackers shelved this week with injuries.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Faux outrage is fun reserved for winners, and surely the Vandals were that on Saturday at the Kibbie Dome – 35-27 over the school up the road, Eastern Washington, which …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Analysis: Idaho makes a Big Sky statement with upset victory of perennial conference power Eastern Washington
The Idaho team that was supposed to show up last year and run roughshod over the Big Sky Conference finally arrived.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
EWU’s struggling defense was carved up by Idaho’s hard-running, dink-and-dunk offense that marched to a 28-0 halftime lead, exceeding its yards-per-game average of 315 in the first half (329 yards).
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 5:39 p.m.
‘Bigger, faster, stronger’ Tre Walker fills big hole in the middle of Idaho’s defense in sophomore season
As a freshman last year, the linebacker from Dos Palos, California, played in all 11 of Idaho’s games on special teams.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Eric Barriere passed for 326 yards and three touchddowns in Eastern Washington’s 38-14 rout of the Vandals in Cheney last year, totaling 70 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown in …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Eastern Washington looks to win its third straight game at Idaho’s Kibbie Dome, a once-rare occurrence
As much as Eastern Washington left guard Will Gram wants to darken the mood of the Kibbie Dome on Saturday when the 11th-ranked Eagles visit Idaho, it’s a special venue …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
It was the first 100-yard game for Smith, a graduate transfer from Louisville.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 6:16 p.m.
In the thin air of Laramie’s War Memorial Stadium, 7,215 feet above sea level, things can be seen clearly – including, perhaps, what kind of football team Idaho might be …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 6:59 p.m.
The Vandals’ potent rushing recalled Idaho’s waning days in the Sunbelt Conference when the league’s leading rusher and lightning bolt Aaron Duckworth and hard-hitting Isaiah Saunders lined up in Idaho’s …
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: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 10:56 p.m.
If the ever-expanding Big Sky Conference is still looking for members, it could do worse than trying to convince Central Washington to make the move up to the Football Championship …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
A Big 10 tidal wave of talent that washed over Idaho in a 79-7 rout against Penn State in the Vandals’ season opener is giving way to Idaho’s home opener …
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
Eastern Washington beat writer Ryan Collingwood predicts Week 2 games in the Big Sky Conference.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 5:23 p.m.
The big picture of a 79-7 rout aside, Charles Akanno can look at Idaho’s season-opening loss to Penn State with some satisfaction.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 6:59 p.m.
As college football’s 150th-anniversary season commences, there’s both good and bad news for Idaho as it looks to improve upon last fall’s four-win campaign.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 6:38 p.m.
Including the Rufais, there are six sets of brothers playing with the Vandals, and fathers and sons associated with the program.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
The Nittany Lions ranked 15th in the Associated Press poll, but there are worse times to have to play such a highly ranked foe.