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Vandals fall to Cougs

09.18.2014 – 10:19 pm |

In its last weekend before entering Big Sky Conference play, the Idaho volleyball team took a quick trip to Pullman to polish up against some elite competition.
The Vandals lost to the Washington State Cougars 3-1 …

Like father, like son

09.18.2014 – 10:15 pm |

Matt Linehan followed his father’s footsteps in many ways
It was déjà vu for Scott Linehan.

Weekly practice report

09.18.2014 – 10:11 pm |

Monday, Sept. 15
Venue: SprinTurf
Format: Full-pads, wrap up but don’t take down, contact in 11-on-11 drills, don’t hit the quarterbacks.

Home course advantage

09.18.2014 – 9:51 pm |

Idaho women’s golf team to play at nearby Cougar Cup
The Idaho women’s golf team will play its only home — or at least close to home — invitational Monday and Tuesday at Palouse Ridge Golf …

Racing Mode

09.18.2014 – 9:49 pm |

Idaho cross country to go all-out against Big Sky opponents
There aren’t many chances to compete in a collegiate cross country season. 

‘Just tired of losing’

09.18.2014 – 9:18 pm |

Four words: “We want to win.”

Vandals to face familiar foe in desert

09.18.2014 – 9:14 pm |

Vandals finish up nonconference schedule in Arizona
After a tough 1-0 loss to Washington State on Sunday, the Vandals now prepare for the final weekend of nonconference games as they head to Arizona for two games …

Repping the West back East

09.16.2014 – 12:57 am |

Du Toit leads Idaho men’s golf team to third-place finish in New York
 Flying across the country can negatively affect any team from any sport. The time change, the different climate and other factors can take …

Idaho hangs with a heavyweight

09.16.2014 – 12:50 am |

Washington State edges Idaho on pitch
 Despite a lights-out performance by sophomore goalkeeper Torell Stewart, the Vandals could not get out of the losing column Sunday afternoon as Washington State traveled across the border to defeat …

Scores don’t reflect passion, suspense of soccer games

09.15.2014 – 10:17 pm |

“Soccer’s really boring. They just run up and down the field, chasing each other and the stupid ball. They have such low scores. It’s not exciting.”

Athletes of the week

09.15.2014 – 10:14 pm |

Matt Linehan — football
Despite splitting first team snaps with sophomore quarterback Chad Chalich all through camp, Matt Linehan has firmly established himself as Idaho’s offensive leader through the first two games of the season. The …

Record masks improvement

09.15.2014 – 10:08 pm |

Idaho football improved despite early losses
The Idaho football team has improved. I’ve been preaching it since spring, and despite its 0-2 record — I still stand by my words.

Offense shines in loss

09.15.2014 – 10:02 pm |

Defense dooms Vandals in loss to Western Michigan
An explosive showing by the Idaho offense wasn’t enough to down Western Michigan Saturday in the Kibbie Dome as the Broncos countered with some big plays of their …

Vandals stop Broncos, Pilots

09.15.2014 – 9:55 pm |

Idaho improves to 4-6 overall, defeats BSU and Portland at home
Sometimes, good things take time. 

Idaho serves up BSU in four

09.14.2014 – 10:05 pm |
Idaho serves up BSU in four

In front of a packed Memorial Gym, the Idaho volleyball team wasn’t going to let itself lose two straight matches in as many nights.

Season of changes — Idaho has a new coach, new conference and several new athletes entering 2014 season

09.12.2014 – 9:35 pm |

Travis Floeck has a big name to live up to after taking over as Idaho’s new distance coach for cross country and track and field Sept. 4.

Tigers roar past Vandals in five — Idaho volleyball drops first match of weekend at home

09.12.2014 – 12:21 am |

The Idaho volleyball team began the Idaho Nike Invitational Tournament with a loss to the Missouri Tigers 3-2 Thursday at Memorial Gym.

It was the Vandals’ home opener.

Patience is a virtue — Pittman not worried about early season record

09.12.2014 – 12:17 am |

Wins, or even goals for that matter, have been hard to come by for Derek Pittman and the Idaho soccer team.
But the raw results are not necessarily indicative of the team’s performance thus far on …

Going pro overseas — Former Idaho tennis player Abid Akbar to try professional career overseas

09.11.2014 – 10:26 pm |

There are hundreds, if not thousands of professional tennis players all over the world, and former Idaho tennis player and current assistant coach Abid Akbar will join them in October as he packs his bags …

Holding their own — Idaho women’s golf 11th in Colorado classic, Kim Big Sky Golfer of the Week

09.11.2014 – 10:21 pm |

The Idaho women’s golf team put itself in a position to move up in the standings at the end of play Monday at the Colonel Wollenberg Ptarmigan Ram Classic in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Eight strokes separated …

Weekly practice report

09.11.2014 – 10:08 pm |

Monday, Sept. 8, 2014
Venue: Kibbie Dome
Format: Full-pads, wrap up but don’t take down, contact in 11-on-11 drills, don’t hit the quarterbacks.
Practice Rundown: Position drills, 7-on-7 skeleton drills, 11-on-11 drills, first-team offense and defense vs. scout …

Honoring greatness

09.11.2014 – 9:46 pm |

Mark Schlereth, Jerry Kramer and Gus Johnson are just a few of the nationally known names residing in the Vandal Athletic Hall of Fame. Only the best athletes, coaches and contributors make it into the …

Dome-field advantage

09.11.2014 – 8:05 pm |

It’s fact — probably proven in a scientific study somewhere — football players receive an extra adrenalin boost when their home crowd is loud and full of energy.

Staying Alive — Kim fifth after first day of women’s golf invitational, Idaho 12th

09.09.2014 – 12:19 am |

Idaho senior golfer Leilanie Kim separated herself from most of the field Monday at the Colonel Wollenberg Ptarmigan Ram Classic in Fort Collins, Colorado. She shot rounds of 72 and 71 to finish 1-under par …

Athletes of the week

09.08.2014 – 10:36 pm |

Matt Linehan — football 
Quarterback Matt Linehan stood out in the Vandals’ heartbreaking 38-31 loss to Louisiana-Monroe Saturday at Monroe, Louisiana. The redshirt freshman from Orchard Lake, Michigan, passed for 324 yards and three touchdowns, including …

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