IN 2014 PHIL STEELE NAMED TWO VANDALS - Mike Marboe (center) and Austin Rehkow (punter) to his All-Sun Belt preseason First Team. This year three Vandals made the First Team cut: All-American punter AUSTIN REHKOW, All-Sun Belt LB MARC MILLAN, and FBS All-Independent WR DEZMON EPPS. Steele and his staff picks a four-deep All Conference Team at each position, and eight Vandals were recognized.
June 1, 2015
ALTHOUGH IDAHO TAILBACK ELIJHAA PENNY had a career day on the road against Appalachian State, scoring twice on the ground and once through the air, it wasn't enough to propel the Vandals to victory against Appalachian State. Idaho (1-10, 1-7 Sun Belt) played well in the first half and went into halftime down 24-15, but couldn't hold off the Mountaineers (7-5, 6-2 Sun Belt), falling 45-28.
December 1, 2014
WHEN IDAHO STARTING QUARTERBACK Matt Linehan went out of the game on a vicious 1st quarter hit, a hush settled over the Vandal crowd assembled for this Homecoming matchup in Moscow. However, sophomore quarterback CHAD CHALICH stepped up in a big way, leading an Idaho offense that produced 536 total yards enroute to the Vandals first win of the season, a 29-17 triumph over New Mexico State.
October 18, 2014
IDAHO'S STRUGGLE TO FIND A WINNING BALANCE continued Saturday afternoon after South Alabama (2-2, 1-1 Sun Belt) jumped out to a 20-0 halftime lead, held off an Idaho (0-4, 0-2 Sun Belt) charge in the third quarter, then cruised to a 34-10 win. There was a boisterous Vandal crowd at this Dad's Weekend game, but for the first weekend this season the Vandal offense gave the faithful little to cheer.
September 29, 2014
WHO IS IDAHO'S STRONGEST PLAYER? Who is the fastest? Who has made the most gains this off-season, and what is the driving force behind Idaho's reshaped offensive line? We caught up with Idaho Strength & Conditioning head coach JACOB SCHARNHORST to ask these questions and more, and to gain a better understanding of his philosophy in terms of conditioning and the progress the program is making.
May 3, 2014