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Thursday, August 04, 2016
The Daily News is making changes to the sports department beginning today. We will be cooperating much more closely with the Lewiston Tribune. Their veteran reporters will be providing most of…
Wednesday, August 03, 2016
Khalin Smith parked his white 2006 Buick Lacrosse close to the door of the warehouse where he slept. Even closer was his sleeping bag, laptop, Bible and bag of snacks. He made sure his only po…
Thursday, June 16, 2016
The Idaho State Board of Education on Thursday approved a three-year contract extension for Vandal football coach Paul Petrino. The Board approved a proposal that extends Petrino's tenure thro…
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Joe Dahl’s NFL dream came true Saturday, as the Washington State offensive lineman was selected by the Detroit Lions in the fifth round. The offensive tackle, who was named first-team All-Pac-…
There were no Idaho Vandals selected in this year’s NFL draft, though so far it appears at least two have a chance to make a team's roster.
The question and answer period following UI President Chuck Staben's announcement Thursday that the football program will move from the Football Bowl Subdivision to the Football Championship S…
Thursday, April 28, 2016
University of Idaho President Chuck Staben officially announced Thursday morning that Idaho has accepted an invitation to join the Big Sky Conference, a Football Championship Subdivision leagu…
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Idaho is expected to announce Thursday that its football program will compete in the Big Sky Conference at the Football Championship Subdivision level beginning in 2018, according to several m…
Saturday, April 23, 2016
My obligations to our Daily News sports desk made it difficult for me take photos, or do much blogging after last night’s Silver and Gold Spring Game.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
The NCAA released its Academic Progress Rate (APR) numbers for the 2014-2015 school year, and five of Washington State's teams posted perfect scores.
Saturday, April 09, 2016
Monday, April 04, 2016
Saturday, April 02, 2016
According to the P.A. woman at Lewiston High's Bengal Field, the Moscow-Pullman Daily News was among the many sponsors of Idaho's spring scrimmage Saturday morning.
Friday, April 01, 2016
There’s something about the Lewiston fan base that makes Palouse college football teams feel obligated to give them a personal viewing.
Monday, March 28, 2016
This is only the second practice report of the spring session, but Monday evening was the fourth day of camp. Both the Friday and Saturday sessions were closed to the media. The Vandals were i…
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Saturday, March 12, 2016
RENO, Nev. — Before the hugs, before the smiles and cries, and before the trophy-hoisting, picture-posing and net-cutting, the Idaho women’s basketball team had to come to a realization: This …
RENO, Nev. — Don Verlin spent most of Friday night’s Big Sky Tournament semifinal game pacing the Reno Events Center sideline and asking questions. The Idaho men’s basketball coach often wante…
Friday, March 11, 2016
RENO, Nev. -- Idaho coach Jon Newlee could feel it. And judging by the reaction from his bench and the crowd of 827 at the Reno Events Center, safe to say everyone else could feel it, too.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Sunday, March 06, 2016
Friday, March 04, 2016
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
The Sun Belt Conference has denied Idaho’s football contract extension, meaning the Vandals will no longer compete as members after 2017. New Mexico State’s extension was also denied.
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Thankfully, Vic Sanders waited until after Idaho defeated regional rival Eastern Washington to reveal the secret to slowing down of the more crafty players in the Big Sky Conference.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Idaho quarterbacks coach Bryce Erickson has accepted a head coaching position at Lake City High School in Coeur d’Alene, according to the Spokesman Review and the Coeur d'Alene Press.
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Washington State running back Jamal Morrow was sentenced to a day in jail Thursday and ordered to pay a 1,900 dollar fine for a Jan. 17 DUI arrest, according to a report from Pullman Radio News.
University of Idaho President Chuck Staben addressed the upcoming Sun Belt Conference votes on the potential contract renewals for the UI and New Mexico State, the options in case the Vandals’…
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Idaho coach Don Verlin had good news and bad news for Perrion Callandret prior to Saturday’s game against North Dakota.
Friday, February 12, 2016
Thursday's basketball game between Washington State and Colorado brought up an age-old question in the sport - do you foul or not foul when up by three points in the closing seconds of a game?
The Idaho Vandals may have found cures for the ailments that cost them several contests, both home and on the road, this season in Big Sky Conference play.
Saturday, February 06, 2016
Before Saturday’s tip off against Arizona State, the Washington State basketball team appeared to have its best chance at winning another Pac-12 game before the season ended. The Cougars were …
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Saturday, January 23, 2016
After Thursday’s loss to Utah, Washington State coach Ernie Kent made it clear that his team needed to play with more toughness if they wanted to compete in the Pac-12. The Cougars addressed t…
Monday, January 18, 2016
Washington State coach Mike Leach has hired JaMarcus Shephard as the team's new inside receivers coach, according to Thayer Evans of Sports Illustrated.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Monday, January 11, 2016
Washington State inside receivers coach Dave Yost is heading to Oregon, according to reports by Bruce Feldman of Fox Sports and FootballScoop.com. WSU has not yet announced a replacement for t…
Sunday, January 10, 2016
After watching 45 minutes of an emotionally draining game, Washington State basketball coach Ernie Kent arrived at the postgame press conference and delivered a succinct analysis of his team’s…
Monday, January 04, 2016
Sunday, January 03, 2016
The Washington State Athletic Department released a statement Saturday regarding the status of a GoFundMe account for WSU offensive lineman Riley Sorenson.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Washington State center Riley Sorenson did not play in Saturday's Sun Bowl against Miami, and after a GoFundMe account was set up for his family, it became apparent why.According to the page, …
Saturday, December 26, 2015
In what can only be described as ironic conditions for the Sun Bowl, the Washington State (9-4) defense came up with two turnovers in the last five minutes to preserve a 20-14 win Saturday ove…
Friday, December 18, 2015
Washington State football coach Mike Leach, who guided the Cougars an 8-4 record and a 6-3 mark in conference play, was named the Pac-12 coach of the year on Friday by the Associated Press.
Erik Luden has been sentenced to 244 months in prison for the death of his father, Virgil C. Luden, 58, of Sammamish, Wash., inside his College Hill apartment on May 30.