Stories tagged: idaho basketball
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 19, 2020
A postgame press conference following Idaho’s 78-75 loss to Eastern Washington University on Thursday became a platform for another message.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 18, 2020
Jared Samuelson scored 23 points and Kyle Owens and Kendal Manuel each added two clutch free throws in the final seconds as Montana won its 1,000th game on its home …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 16, 2020
Fouled with 4.3 seconds remaining and Eastern Washington clinging to a one-point lead, Kim Aiken Jr. prolonged the suspense in a game with Idaho that saw 10 lead changes.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 15, 2020
The hand at the tiller that steered Idaho through those rough waters belongs to interim coach Zac Claus, who had been an assistant with the Vandals from 2015 until being …
Thu., Jan. 9, 2020
Idaho’s Marquell Fraser matched Frey with 22 points to lead the Vandals.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
For an Idaho team with four wins heading into its Big Sky Conference home opener, success has been tenuous and temporary.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 30, 2019
Cody John scored 18 points, Michal Kozak added 12 and grabbed 10 rebounds and Weber State held off a late Idaho run to win 69-68.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 28, 2019
Austin Smellie had a career-high 21 points as Idaho State edged past Idaho 62-60 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 27, 2019
EWU went 7-4 during its nonconference slate, the Eagles’ second-best start since they earned NCAA Division I status 36 years ago.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 21, 2019
Douglas Wilson scored 18 points and Matt Dentlinger notched a double-double to propel South Dakota State to an 85-57 victory over Idaho.
Sat., Dec. 14, 2019
For 44 minutes, Idaho and Cal State Bakersfield couldn’t have played a tighter game.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 4, 2019
Their rotation shortened because of illness and their top scorer battling offensive inconsistency, the Cougars turned to an unlikely source in the Battle of the Palouse. Tony Miller showed up …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 4, 2019
Miller, who averaged 3.2 points per game entering the night, was 6-of-7 shooting, and made 6-of-8 free throws.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019
Terrell Brown scored 20 points, Aaron Nettles added 15 and Seattle beat Idaho 74-55
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019
NDSU outscored the Vandals 41-26 in the second half. The Bison were committed to hoisting shots beyond the arc. They connected on 13 of 38 3-pointers. Idaho hit just 4 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
Idaho has rarely dominated opponents the past two seasons. But when it was presented the opportunity Saturday, it took full advantage.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
Trevon Allen records 16 points and eight rebounds as Idaho narrowly beats VMI, 68-67.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
Caleb Fuller scores 18 points as UC Davis narrowly beats Idaho, 65-64.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
In a game that counted, Idaho played like the score mattered.
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Interim coach Zac Claus says the team he stitched together from four key returners plus Wilson and 10 newcomers is talented and fully invested in playing for the Vandals.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
Idaho men’s basketball has no answer for Trystan Bradley, Lewis-Clark State in 88-73 exhibition loss
Idaho had no answer for LCSC’s Trystan Bradley. At 6-foot-8 he could shoot over guards and was accurate, connecting on 4 of 7 threes.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 22, 2019
Division II Central Washington upset the Idaho Vandals 88-81 in a season-opening exhibition for both teams.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
Eastern Washington’s Mason Peatling, Jacob Davison named to preseason All-Big Sky team; Idaho’s Gina Marxen also honored
One Big Sky Conference men’s basketball team had multiple players selected to the league’s preseason all-conference roster: Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019
The first day of basketball practice looked like – basketball practice. Running, drills, coaching. In this way, the year was already off to a hopeful start.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019
Before coming to Idaho, Earlywine was the head coach at Eastern Washington University from 2007-2011.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019
In the wake of the sudden firing of coach Don Verlin on the cusp of a University of Idaho presidential regime change last spring, the Vandals men’s basketball team was …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019
When two-time NBA slam dunk champion Zach LaVine called the Chicago Bulls organization and asked for a favor, it wasn’t the first time he’d reached out for his childhood friend …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019
John Blanchette was right on with his June 14th column denouncing the firing of Don Verlin at Idaho.
Sat., June 15, 2019
The timing with respect to day of the week and time of day is evidence of a gutless University President.
Fri., June 14, 2019
John Blanchette: Firing Don Verlin puts Idaho in contention as college basketball’s No. 1 laughing stock
This may be Idaho doing the most Idaho thing ever. So far.