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Men’s Basketball: Botched Rematch
December 10, 2017

Idaho men’s basketball sought redemption Saturday against CSU Bakersfield but fell short, losing 66-55. The Vandals came out hot with three-point shots from senior small forward Jordan Scott and senior guard Victor Sanders to claim an early lead. Idaho held onto this advantage for a while, but CSU Bakersfield overtook the lead near the eight-minute […]

Men’s Basketball: Cougar-hunting season
December 6, 2017

Vandal men’s basketball came out with intensity and efficiency against the border-rival Cougars in the 273rd Battle of the Palouse, and never once stumbled. Idaho handed Washington State, a once undefeated Pac-12 team on the verge of an AP top-25 ranking, a 91-64 blowout loss in front of an enormous Cowan Spectrum crowd. Just three […]

Men’s Basketball: Flounder to Flourish
December 3, 2017

Vandal men’s basketball shook off early-half flutters Sunday at Nicholls State in southeast Louisiana and stepped on the gas when in dire straits, taking home a 79-68 win over the Colonels of the Southland Conference. Senior forward Brayon Blake, who had lived near the area for two years earlier in his life, set career highs […]

Football: Pummeling the Panthers
December 2, 2017

The Vandals closed out the season with a 24-10 win Saturday over Georgia State. Idaho head coach Paul Petrino said the victory was more than just another talley in the win column. “It was great for the seniors. They’re bunch of great guys that give a lot to this program. I’m super happy for them […]

Women's Sports

Women’s Basketball : Identity Theft
December 9, 2017

The Vandals played a very different style Saturday night, and the result were not great. Idaho (3-5) lost to Wyoming (6-3) 70-64 and the normally sharpshooting Vandals took on a different offensive identity for the night. The loss snapped a win streak for Idaho, who had won each of the last three games in their […]

Women’s Basketball: Taming the Titans
December 5, 2017

Idaho’s game against California State Fullerton was never in doubt. The girls led for the entirety of the game and maintained at least a 20-point for most of the second half en route to an 80-60 win Monday night. It was their first home win of the season. The Vandals were led by a historic […]

Women’s Climbing: Women Rocking the Wall
December 4, 2017

Rock climbing as a sport has grown in popularity over recent years and college campuses have only embraced the young sport, the University of Idaho campus included. Anyone who walks by the rock wall in prime gym hours is likely to see a packed climbing area, full of students anxious to put their time in […]

Women’s Basketball: Dawg Days
December 1, 2017

It was a rough return home for the Idaho women after a long road trip to start the season. The Vandals lost to Washington 81-69 in their first home game since Nov. 5th. Idaho was able to hang tough throughout the first half, but the team couldn’t keep up with the Huskies’ depth down the […]


Opinion: Fan-tastic Showing December 7, 2017

It is a rare occasion where I will tolerate, let alone enjoy, being wrong in any circumstance. Yet this week, I wanted the Idaho men’s basketball fans to be right. On paper, the Washington State Cougars looked like the team that was set up to win the annual Battle of the Palouse. The Cougars recently […]

Opinion: A Pierce-ing victory December 5, 2017

Coming into the Cal State Fullerton matchup, junior guard Taylor Pierce was fourth on the Idaho women’s basketball all-time 3-point leaderboard. Then, she moved to third. Monday night, Pierce jumped a spot in the Idaho record books and it came in astonishing fashion. The second 3-pointer she made gave her sole-possession, but she wasn’t done […]

Staff Predictions 12/5/17: Idaho vs Washington State December 4, 2017

Hailey Stewart, Washington State- 83, Idaho- 67 With Wazzu fans just across the border, Cowan Spectrum is bound to be packed with a rowdy crowd on both sides Wednesday night. But, the Vandals will fall short against our Cougar enemies. Meredith Spelbring, Washington State- 83, Idaho- 79 It will be a tight game on Idaho’s […]

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