Stories tagged: Paul Petrino
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
From a team that won only one game as recently as 2014, to one that showed it could win, with a 4-8 record in 2015, to one that expects to …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 6:21 p.m.
In most instances, a 2-9 team would not be expected to offer the sternest of tests in the opening game of the next season.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
As a coach at seven colleges and one NFL team, Paul Petrino honed a deep knowledge of football. It would have uniquely qualified him to appreciate his son Mason’s prowess …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
As the University of Idaho clawed its way to respectability, a 9-4 record and a bowl game win last year after six straight losing seasons, a defense that had struggled …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
University of Idaho coach Paul Petrino saw a particularly strong showing from the Vandals’ defensive backfield in the final scrimmage of preseason camp Saturday.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
New student orientation took place at the University of Idaho Friday. For most, it included lunch on a campus lawn and a band.
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Starting quarterback Matt Linehan, who missed practices last week with an undisclosed medical problem that sent him to the hospital, was in good form on Sunday in the team’s first …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
University of Idaho starting quarterback Matt Linehan missed a third straight day of practice Thursday with an undisclosed medical problem that had him hospitalized at Moscow’s Gritman Medical Center for …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
From walk-on to scholarship athlete. Check. Budding entrepreneur with a potentially successful business already on the way. Check. A great outlook on life. Check again. There’s hardly a box Ed …
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
The star of the University of Idaho’s football preseason practices the last few days might be its four-decades-old Kibbie Dome.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
The Vandals, especially those adorned in white defensive jerseys, did seem to hit a new gear during the first day of camp and the general consensus – from the head …
Mon., July 24, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
University of Idaho football coach Paul Petrino appeared at the Sun Belt Conference media day in New Orleans Monday accompanied by the most valuable player from the Famous Idaho Potato …
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
When the Idaho Vandals took the show on the road Friday to Lewiston’s venerable Bengal Field, sunlight, a bit of a chill in the air and heavy evening grass made …
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Lloyd Hightower is listed at 173 pounds on the Idaho spring football roster.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
The University of Idaho Kibbie Dome was as quiet as a church at midweek Thursday. The weight room wasn’t much busier.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
Redshirt freshman Charles Akanno has been suspended indefinitely from the Idaho Vandals football team, the university announced on Monday.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 6:17 p.m.
The University of Idaho football team made its statement last week in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. Now a Vandals booster is trying to make another one.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Deon Watson loves visiting the Treasure Valley. In particular, Watson enjoys playing at Boise State’s Albertsons Stadium. The senior wide receiver from Coeur d’Alene caught a 74-yard touchdown pass as …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
In his first two seasons as Idaho football coach, Paul Petrino tried not to let the losing get to him.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
Being an underdog is nothing new to the University of Idaho football team. For the Vandals to find themselves 13
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
On Thursday evening, the Idaho Vandals completed their fifth practice to prep for the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise, where they will face Colorado State on Thursday at 4 …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
University of Idaho football coach Paul Petrino, who led the Vandals to an 8-4 record and their first bowl appearance since 2009, was voted the Sun Belt Conference coach of …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
This was a moment to savor. Matt Linehan knew it, so he hopped on the trainer’s table and danced.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
South Alabama Jaguars at Idaho Vandals
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 4:01 p.m.
Idaho defensive line coach Kenny Holmes will take the same job at Florida International University under new coach Butch Davis, according to The Sporting News.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 4 a.m.
Hugh Diener doesn’t think of it as a boycott. He’s merely sticking to what he – and other boosters – told University of Idaho president Chuck Staben months ago.
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Idaho Vandals vs. Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Brandon Silvers threw for three touchdowns and Jordan Chunn ran for 137 yards and a score as Troy beat Idaho in the Vandals’ Sun Belt Conference opener Saturday.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 11:38 p.m.
Idaho Vandals football capsule
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Should you find yourself on a country drive down state Route 270 on Sunday afternoon, don’t startle if you see a group of students (wearing black, let’s be honest) hiking …