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: Short Week Struggles November 3, 2017

Idaho came up just short against Troy only five days after their previous game, losing 24-21 in a hard-fought contest. The Vandals (3-6, SBC 2-3) moved the ball well against the Trojans (7-2, SBC 4-1). Senior quarterback Matt Linehan had 282 yards and two touchdowns in another strong performance. Senior wide receiver Alfonso Onunwor was […]

Football: Familiar Start, Better Finish October 28, 2017

After another hot start in the first half, the Vandals were able to shut the door and finish against the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks, 31-23. The Vandal defense was able to ride a hot start and be successful in big moments. Warhawk wide receiver and kick returner Marcus Green was limited to only 92 all-purpose yards after […]

Football: Can’t Hold On October 14, 2017

Idaho football dominated the Mountaineers of Appalachian State for over half of the game on Saturday in the Kibbie Dome, but, in an unprecedented manner, the Mountaineers came all the way back from down 20-0 to snatch a 23-20 win. A game in which the Vandals were only given a 22 percent chance to win […]

Opinion: Deviating from predictability October 9, 2017

Idaho football suffered its third homecoming loss since 2007 Saturday at the hands of Louisiana-Lafayette, 21-16. Pre-season, Louisiana was a team many expected the Vandals to roll over, given the Ragin’ Cajuns’ statistically atrocious defense and 1-3 record. What transpired was less than expected. Although it turned out to be an entertaining game from start […]

Opinion: Any Given Saturday October 8, 2017

Idaho football suffered its third Homecoming loss since 2007 Saturday at the hands of Louisiana – Lafayette, 21-16. Pre-season, Louisiana was a team many expected the Vandals to roll over, given the Ragin’ Cajuns’ statistically atrocious defense and 1-3 record. What transpired was less than expected. Although it turned out to be an entertaining game […]