Stories tagged: Idaho basketball
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Trevon Allen is bent low, maintaining a dribble about eight inches off the court. His eyes are forward, looking, looking while a Montana State defender looms over him.
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 2:21 p.m.
Wilson was a four-star recruit by ESPN out of high school. He averaged 16.2 points, 10.4 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game as a junior at Junipero Sierra High School …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Montana State had its all-time scoring leader on the floor, and a young Idaho didn’t. It made all the difference in a crucial two minutes in the second half of …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
Jordan Davis had 29 points, and Kai Edwards scored on a putback with 16 seconds left in overtime as Northern Colorado held off Idaho 83-79 on Saturday night to remain …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
The victory is Idaho’s first in the Big Sky Conference against two losses and gives the Vandals a 4-10 overall mark. It also stopped a six-game losing streak.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington had no answer for Idaho’s Taylor Pierce, whose 30 points, including eight three-pointers, led the Vandals to an 84-68 win on Thursday at the Cowan Spectrum.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
The last word on 2018 for Idaho basketball was a hopeful half in which the Vandals outscored Weber State by 16 points.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
The difference between a team with 10 upperclassmen versus a team with one is apparently about 17 points.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Syracuse, Oregon, Washington, Stanford, upstart San Francisco and Summit League power South Dakota State provided tough tests for the guard-heavy Eagles, but undesirable results.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Josh Martin and Josip Vrankic scored 13 points each, Trey Wertz added 10 points and 10 assists, and Santa Clara won its fourth in a row with a 77-56 victory …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
This is the current state of Idaho basketball: Elation and frustration are running neck-and-neck.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
There were 17 lead changes, and the largest advantage either team had was the eight-point edge Idaho enjoyed momentarily with about 13:30 to go in the second half.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Charged by a 22-point outing from their top scorer, Robert Franks, and 20 more from C.J. Elleby, a freshman who continues to look more comfortable in a crimson jersey, WSU …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 6:44 p.m.
For the 114th time since 1906, the Cougars (4-2) and Vandals (3-4) will link up Wednesday night with regional bragging rights on the line. Tipoff at Beasley Coliseum is set …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
Cameron Tyson added 13 points, including a go-ahead 4-point play, for the Vandals (3-4), who shot 49 percent to the Fighting Hawks’ 37 percent and made 12 of 16 free …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
After Walla Walla University canceled its season and dropped out of a date with Idaho, the Vandals were able to fill the schedule vacancy on short notice with West Coast …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 7:40 p.m.
If Idaho did not exactly play down to Bethesda, it was certainly not pushed to lofty heights by the 0-5 Flames from the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference of the National …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
The Vandals fell to 0-2 with the 83-80 loss in their first home game. But the freshman Tyson introduced himself to Idaho’s fans with a flourish.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11 p.m.
Eyassu Worku scored 18 points and UC Irvine used a second-half spurt to top Idaho 86-68 in the season opener for both teams on Tuesday.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
An Idaho Vandals team that was going to be light on experience in the best of circumstances has the additional challenge of managing the loss of its best returning player …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
In the future, the University of Idaho’s planned Idaho Central Credit Union Arena will simply be a building, a well-appointed, tasteful home to men’s and women’s basketball games, concerts and …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Don Newman set the tone in his two seasons as Idaho climbed the Big Sky Conference ladder by winning 11 and 17 games, respectively, setting the table for coach Don …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 3:36 p.m.
Former Idaho guard Victor Sanders will join the Telenet Giants Antwerp of the Pro Basketball League in Belgium. Sanders, who averaged 19 points per game as a senior, helped lead …
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Victor Sanders, who finished his collegiate basketball career as Idaho’s second-leading scorer all-time, has signed with the Denver Nuggets’ NBA summer-league team.
Tue., March 13, 2018, 6:39 p.m.
Cameron Tyson, a 6-foot-3 senior guard from Bothell (Washington) High School, said he will play basketball for Idaho next year.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
After two narrow wins against the 10th-place team in the Big Sky Conference, surely the Idaho Vandals would take care of business when it mattered most.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
The Vandals women will take another helping of their first meeting with Montana State, please. On Feb. 15, Idaho torched the defending Big Sky Conference champions with 17 3-pointers on …
Sat., March 3, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
With nine seconds remaining, Brayon Blake returned to the court with the score tied at 76. And when Victor Sanders’ long shot went wide, Blake went high for the rebound …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
Idaho had its season leading scorer, Victor Sanders, on the floor for only 8 minutes in the second half, as he battled foul trouble and eventually fouled out with 5 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Brayon Blake has risen to Verlin’s challenge to consistently deliver for the Vandals the performances he occasionally produced as a junior. Idaho’s leading rebounder, he raised his per game average …