The Idaho Vandals hope to send out their seniors on a winning note for the second year in a row. Idaho (2-8 overall, 1-4 WAC) plays host to Utah State on Saturday (2pm PST kickoff, live on ESPN3), the team's final home game. The Vandals, which had lost six Senior Day games in a row before finally breaking through last season, hope to make it two in a row for 20 Idaho seniors.
November 19, 2011
SATURDAY SOPHOMORE QUARTERBACK TAYLOR DAVIS made his first career start at Idaho, as the Vandals took on Hawaii in the Dome. An epic effort by the Vandal D made this a game, holding the Warriors to their fewest points in a win since 2003, and scored a TD on a 70-yard Tracy Carter pick. But it wasn't enough, as Idaho fell 16-14 to Hawaii. QB Brian Reader and LB KOREY TOOMER met with the media.
November 2, 2011
THE UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO VANDALS are still looking for their first conference win in what has turned out to be a season of disappointment. Coming off a bye, Idaho hosts the Hawaii Warriors on Saturday (2pm PST kickoff), a team that entered the season as a favorite to win the WAC. Coming off a win over New Mexico State, the Warriors enter the game with a 2-1 WAC record while Idaho stands at 0-3.
October 29, 2011
THE VANDAL OFFENSE CONTINUES TO STRUGGLE, and hasn't scored a touch in regulation since the fourth quarter against Fresno State. Against Louisiana Tech in Idaho's Homecoming game Saturday, the Vandals lost 24-11, with Idaho's points coming on a safety, a punt returned for a touchdown, and a first half field goal. QB Brian Reader, WR Justin Veltung, and LB KOREY TOOMER met with the media.
October 9, 2011
THE VANDALS GOT OFF TO A SOLID START AGAINST FRESNO STATE in the Kibbie Dome Saturday afternoon, trailing the Bulldogs 24-17 at the half. But the third quarter proved disastrous for Idaho (1-3, 0-1 WAC) as the Vandals fell 44-24 to FSU (2-2, 1-0 WAC). Offensive Team Captain QB Brian Reader, cornerback Matt Harvey, tailback Princeton McCarty, and wide receiver ARMAUNI JOHNSON talked to the media.
September 25, 2011
FOLLOWING IDAHO'S EMOTIONAL 44-14 HOME VICTORY OVER NORTH DAKOTA IN THE KIBBIE DOME Saturday afternoon on Military Appreciation Day, erasing at least a little bit the memory of last Saturday's home loss to Bowling Green. Offensive Team Captain and QB Brian Reader, Defensive Team Captain and starting MIKE Tre'Shawn Robinson, tailback Princeton McCarty, and newcomer MIKE SCOTT talked to the media.
September 11, 2011
THURSDAY NIGHT IN THE SEASON OPENER FOR THE VANDALS, Idaho struggled offensively throughout the game to the visiting Falcons. After electrifying the crowd with a spectacular 51-yard pass play to set-up a touchdown on Idaho's opening drive, the offense became mostly punchless for the rest of the game, falling 32-15 to Bowling Green. Team Captain Brian Reader and tailback RYAN BASS met the media.
September 4, 2011
FOR IDAHO TO RETURN TO BOWL ELIGIBILITY THIS FALL, a list of goals must be met, starting with each athlete meeting or exceeding expectations. But beyond that priority, there are three keys that are most frequently listed, including senior MICHAEL COSGROVE leading a more disruptive defensive line, improved productivity across the offensive line, and the play of first year starting QB Brian Reader.
July 19, 2011