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Football: Pre-holiday Letdown
November 18, 2017

Idaho football suffered a 13-7 loss in its last home game of the 2017 regular season Saturday in the Kibbie Dome against Coastal Carolina. With the loss, the Vandals are eliminated from bowl contention. Senior Day proved less than ideal for the 15 graduating Vandals, eight of whom started the game. The Chanticleers marched into […]

Football: Tale of Two Teams
November 17, 2017

A tenacious Vandal football team held their own against Troy less than two weeks ago led by a composed senior quarterback Matt Linehan, but it may have been the last game of the season fans would see the starting quarterback. The contest panned out similarly to every other Vandal football game throughout the season- Idaho […]

Men’s Basketball: Bruin Bear Trap
November 14, 2017

Idaho men’s basketball picked up its first win of the season in blowout fashion, dismantling the Bruins of George Fox 101-62 Monday night in Memorial Gymnasium. Senior guard Victor Sanders was the driving force for Idaho in the win, scoring 29 points and igniting several runs by demonstrating the fifth best 3-point percentage in Idaho […]

Men’s Basketball: A Stumbling Loss
November 11, 2017

Idaho had their hands full with the defending Mountain West conference champions in a 88-64 loss to Nevada on Friday. The Vandals started strong against the Wolfpack with an early 6-2 run to take a 15-11 lead with 12:20 left in the first half. Strong defense helped give the early lead to the Vandals while […]

Women's Sports

Volleyball: Semifinal Stumble
November 18, 2017

After recording six-straight match victories, Idaho volleyball ended its 2017 season in the second round of the Big Sky Tournament, suffering a four-set loss to North Dakota. The defeat marks the second-straight season in which the Vandals have been eliminated by the Fighting Hawks. Despite being a preseason choice to finish low in the Big […]

Volleyball: Cat Clobber
November 17, 2017

Vandal Volleyball recorded its 11th sweep of the season and its first conference tournament win since 2015 on Thursday in the first round of the Big Sky Tournament at Sacramento State. Idaho (18-10, BSC 12-4) dismantled in-state rival Idaho State (11-19, BSC 8-8) to advance to the Friday’s semifinals. Junior outside hitter Sarah Sharp was […]

Women’s Basketball: Bounced by the Buckeyes
November 16, 2017

The No. 9 Ohio State Buckeyes showed up on its home court to show everyone why they are a top contender in the Big Ten on Wednesday when they beat out Idaho 99-56 in Columbus. Idaho head coach Jon Newlee said in a news release that he was hopeful for a different outcome. “We were […]

Volleyball: Team-First Talent
November 13, 2017

What comes to mind when you hear the words ‘team sport’? The first image or concept is probably a long compilation of coaches from various sports spouting off well-worn platitudes about teamwork over individual achievement. If there is any particular sport that should come to mind, there may be no better example than volleyball. When […]


Opinion: Top-10 Tumble November 17, 2017

There is no real shame in the loss that the Idaho women’s basketball team suffered on Wednesday. Despite dropping the game by more than 30 points, this team showed plenty of promise, leaving no cause for alarm. The Vandals lost 99-56 halfway across the country against an Ohio State team that was ranked inside the […]

Staff Predictions 11/14/17: Idaho vs Coastal Carolina November 13, 2017

Savannah Cardon, Coastal Carolina- 28, Idaho- 7 Lack of fan support will lead to lack of scoring on the field, since fans will more likely be enjoying the holiday than a Vandal football game. Hailey Stewart, Coastal Carolina-40, Idaho- 36 It will be a close game, but Idaho will come up just short this last […]

Opinion: It’s Ball Good November 13, 2017

Some hate them, some adore them, but all should appreciate the dissimilarity the Ball family has brought to the sports-world table. I don’t recall ever there being another athlete, let alone family, who has generated such a media buzz, especially considering they haven’t entirely proven themselves. The eldest brother, Lonzo, has had somewhat of a […]

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