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San Jose State thrives on outside game in WAC tournament win over Idaho

LAS VEGAS – After doing just about everything right to dig out of a nine-point deficit in the second half, the Idaho Vandals did just everything wrong with the outcome …

Vandals get another crack at Spartans

LAS VEGAS – The last time Idaho saw San Jose State, the Vandals led by 10 with just under 2 minutes to play, by eight with 1 minute left and …

Vandals’ Jeff Ledbetter enjoys his role as crowd’s villain

MOSCOW, Idaho – An afternoon practice in late February is over, and now the easy part begins for Jeff Ledbetter. Idaho men’s basketball coach Don Verlin tells his players to …

Olorunnife became rebounding wizard for Idaho Vandals

Given an opportunity, Yinka Olorunnife seized it. ‘Seize’ is the operative word.

Geiger’s career-best 11 assists help Idaho turn back Hawaii

MOSCOW, Idaho – Idaho senior guard Jeff Ledbetter plopped down in his chair in the University of Idaho media room and immediately his eyes scanned across the scoresheet to the …

Vandals blow lead, lose in 2 overtimes

An intentional foul on Brandon Wiley with 23 seconds left – called after the fact when the referees looked at the video – helped San Jose State force overtime. And …

Vandals build on recent success

A family feel inside the program and heightened expectations – those are the two themes Robb Akey heard over and over again from recruits after they took official visits to …

Idaho’s 2011 class

University of Idaho’s 2011 football recruiting class.

Idaho falls to Boise State by 3

La’Shard Anderson had 21 points and seven assists as Boise State beat Idaho 70-67 on Saturday night.

Former Vandal player remains in coma

Brandon Brown, a 25-year-old former Vandal guard from Philadelphia, remains in a coma after a disagreement allegedly turned violent with a friend at C.J.’s nightclub in downtown Moscow on Dec. …

Vandals run WAC streak to four

The surging Vandals captured a satisfying 72-67 basketball victory over the Wolf Pack in front of 1,550 at Cowan Spectrum to nail down their first four-game WAC winning streak.

Vandals rally to beat San Jose State

Deremy Geiger scored 17 points, helping Idaho extend its winning streak to three games with a 73-64 victory over San Jose State on Saturday night.

Vandals quietly open WAC play

MOSCOW, Idaho – The Idaho Vandals could use more time before the Western Athletic Conference men’s basketball season opens this week. That much is certain, and it’s not just because …

Shoot, Zags show UI how its done

Gonzaga had already taken Idaho behind the woodshed in the first half of their women’s basketball game Friday night. The Bulldogs were up 18 with the basketball as time was …

GU women roll past Idaho

Courtney Vandersloot leads Gonzaga to a 93-62 win over Idaho.

Barone’s 18 points pace Vandals

MOSCOW, Idaho – Kyle Barone had 18 points and seven rebounds to help Idaho beat Eastern Michigan 75-60 in the Basketball Travelers Classic on Sunday night.

Vandals football counting on Robinson

Tre’Shawn Robinson doesn’t have the prototypical size – at least not the height – that scouts target in a linebacker. But since carving out playing time on the Idaho football …

UI out to capture swagger on defense

Somewhere between the second half of a numbing loss to Colorado State and last week’s meltdown at Louisiana Tech, the Idaho vandals defense’s confidence has given way to a flurry …

Vandals lose to Lousiana Tech

Ross Jenkins threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, and Louisiana Tech had 678 yards of offense in a 48-35 win over Idaho on Saturday.

Idaho, Lousiana Tech in encore

Idaho will stage an encore to its 2009 thriller with Louisiana Tech Saturday afternoon in Ruston, La, and the Vandals know the importance of their WAC opener. They don’t just …

Idaho pulls off gambles in victory

Nathan Enderle threw for 380 yards and three touchdowns as Idaho defeated Western Michigan 33-13 Saturday.

Vandals out to rid themselves of taste of defeat

After perhaps the most bitter football loss of the Robb Akey era, the Idaho Vandals did all they could Sunday to address what went wrong at Colorado State and simply …

Vandals lose on last-second field goal

Ben DeLine kicked a 35-yard field goal as time expired, Pete Thomas and Raymond Carter each had three touchdowns and Colorado State defeated Idaho 36-34 on Saturday to end a …

Vandals after more success against MWC

The Vandals have won three consecutive games over Mountain West Conference teams over the last two seasons. They hope for another victory at Colorado State Saturday.

Vandals defense really rates

Three weeks into this season, the erratic play and frustration of past years for the UI defense is hardly mentioned.

UI host to UNLV in night football game

The University of Idaho football team is host to UNLV on Saturday night.

Nebraska defense too much for Idaho

Taylor Martinez ran for 157 yards and two touchdowns and Roy Helu Jr. had 107 yards and a TD, but the Huskers (2-0) committed four turnovers and had 10 penalties …

For Idaho Vandals, it’s about dollars and sense

The Vandals have never received a more lucrative payout than what they will reap for facing the sixth-ranked Cornhuskers on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. PST. Nebraska is dishing out $800,000 …

Idaho romps in football opener

The Idaho Vandals opened their football season by cruising past North Dakota 45-0 Thursday night at the Kibbie Dome in Moscow.

Defense carries day

MOSCOW, Idaho – Packaged neatly in a two-hour showcase Friday night, the Idaho football team gave some 3,000 fans a glimpse of what coaches had seen all spring. True to …