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Life of a student-athlete

04.18.2014 – 3:31 pm |

The typical day in the life of Maxx Forde starts by waking up around 7 a.m. for back-to-back classes beginning an hour later. Some students might have the luxury to call it a day after …

Losing streak ends in Missoula for Idaho men

04.17.2014 – 9:30 pm |

After last weekend’s disappointing Boise double header the Vandals got back on the winning track on Thursday as they went on the road and defeated Montana 4-2 in Missoula.

Righting the wrongs

04.17.2014 – 9:23 pm |

It’s about damn time.
On Tuesday it was announced that NCAA’s legislative council approved a proposal to expand the meal allowance rule for all student-athletes in all sports.
The proposal allows Division I to provide student-athletes with …

Signing day briefs

04.17.2014 – 9:22 pm |

Men’s tennis
Rhys Richardson
Saddlebrook Prep (Fla.)
About: Top 250 recruit per

Grueling scrimmage – Idaho football will scrimmage Saturday for last time in Spring

04.17.2014 – 9:20 pm |

Every time Idaho coach Paul Petrino blew his whistle, Josh McCain and Dezmon Epps would hit the plunge to the ground, get back up and continue running laps down the sideline. The top two wide …

A rivalry is renewed

04.17.2014 – 9:20 pm |

Coming off an impressive victory over North Idaho College, the Vandal soccer team is looking to their next spring doubleheader and it is a big one. Not only do they face rival Boise State, but …

Quack attack – Women’s tennis ready for Senior Day against Oregon Ducks

04.17.2014 – 9:18 pm |

After being on the road for virtually the entire season, the Idaho women’s tennis team will compete Friday in Moscow against  the Oregon Ducks for Senior Day. 

Mexico to Moscow – Vicky Lozano planned to go pro, took Idaho opportunity instead

04.17.2014 – 9:17 pm |

Vicky Lozano had no intention to play college tennis. Her plan was to play professionally and she hadn’t given much thought to attending a university in the U.S., let alone in Idaho.

UI’s wide-out breakout

04.17.2014 – 9:15 pm |

A quick glance at the wide receiver position on Idaho’s depth chart and one thing is apparent — it’s not lacking depth. 

Men’s golf has its eyes on the WAC championship

04.17.2014 – 8:48 pm |

If the men’s golf team want’s to qualify for the NCAA regional tournament, head coach George Means said they will need to win the WAC Championship. Before turning its attention to the WAC, the focus …

T &F already qualifying — Idaho track and field earns two NCAA qualifying marks at Sun Angel Classic

04.14.2014 – 9:32 pm |

Idaho coach Wayne Phipps is already talking about the postseason, and for good reason. 

Broncos bust Vandals … again — Idaho limping into WAC tournament

04.14.2014 – 9:31 pm |

Late season struggles for the Vandal men’s tennis team continued over the weekend. Idaho dropped two matches in Boise, falling 5-0 to rival Boise State (22-4) and 1-4 to UC-Irvine (10-14). These two losses drop …

Vandals beat familiar face in Texas — After long road trip, Vandals ready for senior day

04.14.2014 – 9:28 pm |

The Idaho women’s tennis team went 2-1 over the weekend, improving its record to 16-4 on the season.  

Welcome back, Quayshawne – With Buckley returning for one more year, this defensive line unit could be a force in Sun Belt

04.14.2014 – 9:23 pm |

Talk about some good unexpected news to come from the Idaho football team.
It was announced last week that senior defensive tackle Quayshawne Buckley was rejoining the team.

Athletes of the week

04.14.2014 – 9:20 pm |

Cait Rowland and Kolcie Bates — track and field

Quigley leads charge for Vandals

04.14.2014 – 9:18 pm |

The Vandal soccer team has struggled on offense thus far during their spring season — that all changed on Saturday when they beat North Idaho College 6-1.

Vandals stay offensive – Offense shines again but defense was competitive

04.14.2014 – 9:16 pm |

The saying is competition brings out the best in people and redshirt freshman quarterback Matt Linehan proves that to be true. 

Vandals prepare for Broncos

04.10.2014 – 8:32 pm |

After another disappointing road trip, the Vandal men’s tennis team had some time to lick their wounds — both literally and figuratively before hitting the road to face rival Boise State on Friday.

Tweets of the week

04.10.2014 – 8:31 pm |

Congrats to our 48 student-athletes who earned winter @WACSports Academic All-Conference honors: http://bit.
ly/1kMhadj   #GoVandals
-University of Idaho Athletics congratulating 48 student-athletes for their hard work in the classroom and earning WAC Academic All-Conference honors. 
Congrats to …

All over the place

04.10.2014 – 8:30 pm |

The quarterback competition between Matt Linehan and Chad Chalich brings some uncertainty to the Idaho offense. There is, however, one thing for certain — whoever ends up winning the battle will have weapons — lots …

Feature tailback wanted – Petrino wants a running back to step up into a feature role

04.10.2014 – 8:29 pm | One Comment

Last season Idaho ranked 96th in the nation in rushing, averaging 137-and-a-half yards per game. Two of the Vandals top four rushers were quarterbacks — Joshua McCain and Chad Chalich, and the leading rusher was …

Former Idaho coach ready for Vandals

04.10.2014 – 8:28 pm |

Former Idaho women’s tennis coach Myriam Sopel — now the head coach of UTEP — will go into Friday’s match with her new team against the Vandals with several advantages.  She not only has home …

Another fresh start for T&F – After 23 individual victories, the team splits for meets in Arizona and Spokane

04.10.2014 – 8:27 pm |

In its first full outdoor competition of the season, the Idaho track and field team went to Spokane and collected 23 individual victories at the Sam Adams Classic at Whitworth College. 

Positions up for grabs – Petrino says second spring scrimmage will affect depth chart positioning for his team, offensive line, quarterback and secondary could take center stage Friday afternoon

04.10.2014 – 8:26 pm |

The first spring scrimmage gave Idaho coach Paul Petrino the opportunity to run his players through nearly 200 plays and get a look at them in a competitive setting for the first time since closing …

Readers as Leaders

04.10.2014 – 8:25 pm |

When the men’s basketball team hosted Texas-Pan American, a 70-63 overtime victory, screams were at a higher pitch that night. That was due to all of the elementary school students in attendance. They were there …

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