| 03.21.2018

Vandal Football

On-campus shoplifting – Football players take VandalStore merchandise

Several University of Idaho football players were involved in a shoplifting incident Aug. 16 that resulted in missing merchandise from the VandalStore, according to a university statement released Tuesday. The missing merchandise totaled $285, according to the statement. Within minutes of the merchandise being taken, Vandal coaching staff recovered and returned the merchandise to the……

Sports briefs

Wildfire levels Marboe home Last month a large wildfire in Wenatchee, Washington, now nicknamed the “Sleepy Hollow Fire,” destroyed a total of 29 homes, including the home of former Vandal football player Mike Marboe.

‘Malek Strong’

Spokane native signs with Idaho despite cancer diagnosis High school senior Jace Malek was surrounded by friends, family and coaches Wednesday as he signed his letter of intent and officially committed to join the Idaho football team.

Patience is key with rebuild

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 for two and the win. 

Off the cuff

Quick takes on life from our editors And here we have Idaho, the backwards relative Idaho is becoming the stereotypical deep South of the Pacific Northwest. Let’s fix that this upcoming election by voting the old cronies out and putting some fresh ideas in the government. We need to stop being so behind when it comes to progressive thoughts and ideas that……

Off the cuff

DotPotA No, it’s not as good as the critics or anyone says. It pales in comparison to the Rod Serling classic. –Andrew

Epps dismissed from team

After a disappointing 1-11 season last year, Vandal football fans were starting to think the only way to go was up. At least this was the case until Sunday afternoon, when Coach Paul Petrino announced the dismissal of top receiver Dezmon Epps from the team. Epps, who led the team last season in receptions with……

We need patience, not panic

A state of panic has started to dawn on the Idaho Vandal faithful. In Moscow, where victory and football haven’t gone hand-in-hand since 2009, it’s not all that much of a surprise. 

Akey axed

Idaho football coach Robb Akey’s contract has been terminated effective immediately and offensive coordinator Jason Gesser will take over as interim head coach, the University of Idaho athletic department announced Sunday.