Stories tagged: vandals basketball
Sun., July 1, 2018
Challenged by coach Don Verlin before the start of his senior season to become a player Idaho could count on every game, Brayon Blake responded with a dozen double-doubles and …
Sat., March 4, 2017
Victor Sanders and Arkadiy Mkrtychyan combined to score 43 points and Idaho clinched a first-round bye in the Big Sky Conference by beating Southern Utah, 84-75 in the regular season …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017
When the news reached Weber State coach Randy Rahe that Idaho would be without Victor Sanders on Saturday afternoon, he didn’t exactly rejoice.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017
Victor Sanders scored 30 points and Idaho held off Idaho State’s late rally for a 69-61 victory on Thursday night in Big Sky Conference play.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017
Idaho’s Victor Sanders, currently enjoying the finest year of his college career (21.2 points, 3.2 assists), was fatherless for 10 years. But no one played a bigger role in instilling …
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017
Geno Crandall scored 22 points and North Dakota earned its 12th straight Big Sky home win in an 88-65 blowout over Idaho on Saturday.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017
Victor Sanders scored 25 points and Brayon Blake had 16 points on 7-for-10 shooting and Idaho beat Northern Colorado 88-76 on Thursday night in Greeley, Colorado.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017
Late in Saturday night’s game, Idaho guard Pat Ingram flew into a crowded spot on the floor and came away with the loose ball on defense.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017
Normally, having one player who enters a zone in which he simply can’t miss from downtown is enough to win a basketball game. When two do it? Well, it’s no …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 28, 2017
Victor Sanders scored 28 points and Idaho made all six of its free throws in the last 36 seconds to defeat Montana 85-77 in overtime on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 26, 2017
Tyler Hall scored five of Montana State’s last seven points, finished with 31 and kicked off the second overtime with a steal and an assist as the Bobcats held on …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017
BJ Blake had a career-high 18 points, Vic Sanders had 17 and Idaho squeezed the life out of undermanned Northern Arizona 65-49, with 1,323 watching at Cowan Spectrum on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017
Vic Sanders wasn’t supposed to be a point guard this season. Nor was he supposed to be the Idaho Vandals’ only premier scorer.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
Victor Sanders scored 14 of his 22 points from the free-throw line, Chad Sherwood added 13 points and Idaho rolled to a 77-62 win over Idaho State on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
Jeremy Senglin scored 21 points and was joined in double-figure scoring by four teammates as Weber State pushed its win streak to six games with a 91-66 win over Idaho …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017
Leaking oil and ejecting broken parts, Idaho and Montana State limped, gasped, shuddered and slammed into each other in an overtime gem on Saturday, with the Vandals winning in a …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
After he fouled out in the closing minute, Idaho’s Victor Sanders untucked his jersey and made his way to the second-to-last seat on the Vandals’ bench.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016
Dorian Pickens scored 25 points, including a career-high seven 3-pointers, Reid Travis had 20 points and 12 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season and Stanford held off Idaho …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016
Victor Sanders scored 18 points and Idaho (5-5) had little trouble dropping NW Nazarene 87-61 on Saturday.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016
Brayon Blake watched the final play unfold from the Idaho bench, from Pat Ingram’s rebound of UC Davis’ missed free throw to Myles Franklin’s laser pass up the court to …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016
Aurimas Majauskas had 17 points and eight rebounds as Sam Houston State held off Idaho 69-62 on Friday night.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016
When Pat Ingram says he couldn’t “shoot nothing” last year, he’s not kidding. The Idaho guard attempted one 3-pointer in 2015-2016 … and missed it.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016
The final score – 90-67 – suggests the Idaho men’s basketball team had no problem dispatching Corban University to open the season. A more accurate assessment: The Vandals had no …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016
Perrion Callandret sometimes looks down at his jersey on the court and remembers. He remembers how blessed he was to play with his half-brother as a freshman, despite the fact …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016
For the Vandals to overtake Weber State and Montana – the only teams that finished ahead of them in the Big Sky last season – Victor Sanders needs to make …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016
A new home for University of Idaho events was unveiled on Friday. The Idaho Arena will be 4,700-seat, 70,000-square-foot athletics facility that will be home for the Vandal men’s and …
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016
Idaho, which returns its top five scorers from last season, was selected No. 2 in the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced Friday.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016
For Idaho basketball coach Don Verlin, the fight against cancer became personal in the summer in 2005.
Mon., June 6, 2016
Chris Sarbaugh planned on being halfway around the world by now. Ireland, Croatia, Germany, Italy – he had the European works of travel planned as a post-graduation present to himself. …
Wed., March 16, 2016
In the span of about three minutes, Brendan Westendorf all but put an end to the Vandals’ first postseason appearance since 2012, as well as their season.