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Petrino — Vandals vs. Trojans

11.18.2014 – 1:33 am |

The University of Idaho football team lost to the Troy University Trojans in a 34-17 defeat Saturday. Head Coach Petrino blamed himself for the loss and said the Vandals played like last year’s team.

Consistency lacking in 2014

11.17.2014 – 10:35 pm |
Consistency lacking in 2014

Idaho football showed flashes of brilliance, couldn’t sustain it this season
It’s been a theme of “which Idaho team will show up in a given quarter” for the 2014 football season.
The Vandals show flashes of what …

Senior Day damper

11.17.2014 – 10:34 pm |

Nineteen seniors end Kibbie Dome career with loss
The only thing missing from Josh McCain’s Senior Day was a win.
The 6-foot-2, 177-pound wide receiver finished with seven receptions for 128 yards and one touchdown in the …

Vandals from the start

11.14.2014 – 12:51 am |

Nine players began at Idaho, will finish Saturday

Out of the 19 seniors being honored prior to Saturday’s game against Troy, only nine of them have been with Idaho for their whole college career. While some …

Last ‘Dome’ game for 19 seniors

11.13.2014 – 10:37 pm |

Petrino expects to play both quarterbacks for Senior Day
Nineteen seniors will play their last game in the Kibbie Dome 2 p.m. Saturday as the Vandals attempt to earn their second win of the season against …

Chalich starts for Vandals

11.10.2014 – 10:25 pm |

Idaho once again competitive, failed to win in San Diego
For Idaho, the first half of Saturday’s game was the Chad Chalich show. The sophomore quarterback ran all over San Diego State’s defense en route to …

Sun Belt intermission

11.06.2014 – 10:31 pm |

Idaho takes break from conference to face SDSU
After suffering another fourth-quarter heartbreak against Arkansas State last weekend, the Vandals stray from conference play to take on the Mountain West’s San Diego State 3:30 p.m. Saturday …

Charges against UI assistant football coach dropped

11.05.2014 – 5:33 pm |

Charges of battery against University of Idaho assistant football coach Al Pupunu were dropped Monday.

Idaho hurts itself with turnovers

11.03.2014 – 10:15 pm |

Vandal football team commits eight turnovers in loss against Arkansas State
Most of the time, whichever team wins the turnover battle wins the football game. In this case, Arkansas State (5-3 overall, 3-1 Sun Belt) won …

Running game flowing

10.30.2014 – 10:20 pm |

Idaho’s offensive line opening up holes for running backs
The Idaho football team will go for two at 2 p.m. Saturday when it takes on Arkansas State in the Kibbie Dome. Two wins, that is. 

Sun Belt Round Up

10.27.2014 – 10:52 pm |

Georgia Southern (6-2, 5-0)

Getting healthy during bye — Vandals still busy despite bye week

10.23.2014 – 10:33 pm |

After playing in seven straight games to start the season, the Vandal football team finally gets a week off.

Sun Belt Round Up

10.20.2014 – 10:21 pm |

Georgia Southern (5-2, 4-0)
Georgia Southern is not only first in the Sun Belt, but also leads the nation in rushing yards. The Eagles won four straight games prior to their bye week last weekend. Their …

Victory at last

10.20.2014 – 10:12 pm |

Idaho improves to 6-1 out of its last seven Homecoming games
With a 12-point lead and time running out, the Vandal offense lined up in victory formation. The ball was snapped, quarterback Chad Chalich took a …

Patience is key with rebuild

10.16.2014 – 10:37 pm |

Idaho’s struggles are part of rebuild process
In the 2009 Humanitarian Bowl, former Idaho head coach Robb Akey opted out of a game-tying extra point that would have sent the game to overtime. Instead, he went …

Facing rivals

10.16.2014 – 10:35 pm |

Idaho welcomes New Mexico State for Homecoming
With the last 13 games ending in defeat, the Vandals are the sole owner of the nation’s longest active losing streak. A game against rival New Mexico State 2 …

Fans have gone too far

10.16.2014 – 9:57 pm |

Last year, Alabama kicker Cade Foster received death threats after he missed three field goals in the Iron Bowl rivalry game against Auburn.
Yes, death threats — as in “I’m going to kill you because you …

GSU runs over Idaho

10.13.2014 – 10:40 pm |

Idaho loses to Georgia Southern, falls to 0-6
There has been a trend with the majority of Vandal football games this season. The team falls behind early, makes a comeback, but still loses in the end. 

Facing triple option, again

10.09.2014 – 10:41 pm |

Idaho to take on first place team in the Sun Belt, GSU
Winless through five games this season and in the midst of a 12-game losing streak, it’s a lack of confidence that might explain the …

Another almost win

10.06.2014 – 10:44 pm |

Idaho drops to 0-5 after 35-30 loss to Texas State
Despite an impressive offensive display and forcing four turnovers on defense, the Idaho football team couldn’t rally to beat Texas State Saturday in San Marcos, Texas.

South bound

10.02.2014 – 10:29 pm |

Vandals to challenge familiar Texas State team
In its first three games, the Vandal football program gave reason to believe it was about to turn the page on its losing ways — then game four happened.

Weekly practice report

10.02.2014 – 5:18 pm |

Wednesday, Oct. 1
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 rundowns: Position drills, 7-on-7 skeleton drills, first-team offense and defense vs scout team, 11-on-11 team …

‘They just whooped us’

09.30.2014 – 1:01 am |

Vandals fall to 0-4, now at 11-straight losses

South Alabama scored more points against Idaho (34) than it did in its previous three games combined (32). The Jaguars accumulated 429 total yards on offense, and their …

Weekly practice report

09.25.2014 – 10:36 pm |

Wednesday, Sept. 24
Venue: Kibbie Dome
Format: Full-pads, wrap up but don’t take down, contact in 11-on-11 drills, don’t hit the quarterbacks

Idaho remains confident

09.25.2014 – 10:35 pm |

Vandals to host South Alabama in front of Dads’ Weekend crowd
Despite its 0-3 record, Idaho football remains confident going into the game against South Alabama at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Kibbie Dome.

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