2012 October

Pumpkin cinnamon rolls

Katy Sword | Crumbs ‘Tis the season for pumpkin, so why not pumpkin cinnamon rolls? These take a little time and planning, but they are worth the reward. Besides, the recipe yields at least 20, so you can have cinnamon rolls every day.

Seniors end saga with win

In Erica Hart’s first start as a Vandal, she scored twice to help Idaho defeat Eastern Washington. Four years and 54 starts later, Hart — one of 10 Idaho seniors — scored a brace to lead the Vandals past New Mexico State 3-1 in her last match on Guy Wicks Field.

Report Card: Robb Akey

Former Idaho coach Robb Akey introduced Idaho fans to the program’s FBS pinnacle with four words: “You’re gonna love it.” 

WAC Round-up

San Jose State 31 Texas State 20 San Jose State is one win away from bowl eligibility after taking care of business at home against Texas State, not that it was easy. Texas State led by as much as a touchdown in the first half and went into halftime ahead 20-17. San Jose State responded……

Volleyball tops Texas State

The Idaho volleyball team got back to its winning ways on Saturday night when the Vandals completed a season sweep of Texas State with a 3-0 win and scores of 25-23, 25-15 and 25-18. 

Bigger issues loom

The University of Idaho athletic department and Vandal football team has experienced its fair share of woes this season.

Barone-less Vandals win season-opener

Without its all-WAC, do-everything center, Idaho men’s basketball coped with adversity and came out of its season-opening exhibition match-up with a victory, downing NCAA Division II opponent Seattle Pacific 77-71 Saturday in Memorial Gym.

Athletes of the week

Hannah Kiser- Cross Country Kiser has been a part of two WAC champion Vandal cross country teams, but the junior had never won an individual crown at the conference championship meet before Saturday morning. The Wenatchee, Wash., native finished sixth and second in the 2010 and 2011 WAC Championship meets. Saturday in Ruston, La., Kiser……

Pumpkin Pancakes

Brita Olson | Crumbs It’s October — therefore, one can justifiably add pumpkin to everything. Here’s a fantastic fall spin on the classic breakfast food, adding flavor and extra nutrition.

Volleyball falls to UTSA

It was a rough start to the current road trip for Idaho volleyball Thursday night when the Vandals fell to Texas-San Antonio 3-1 in a close battle.