Vandals victorious in season finale

IDAHO PUT TOGETHER A GAME WINNING touchdown drive in the final five minutes, then held off a Texas State possession in the final minute for the 38-31 win on Senior Night in Moscow. In total Idaho put up 508 yards of offense while junior receiver DEON WATSON haulded in five passes for an efficient 124 yards (averaging 24.8 yards per catch) and two touchdowns on the afternoon.
November 28, 2015

Seeking a new go-to guy

WITH THE ANNOUNCEMENT this week that Idaho has suspended indefinitely receiver Dezmon Epps, ranked No.14 in America, the Vandals begin looking to fill the void left by its most prolific receiver (61 receptions, 757 yards). This will be no trivial task - especially his ability to stretch the field. Several will be in the mix to become Idaho's next go-to receiver, including tightend TRENT COWAN.
October 27, 2015

Vandals win pulling away

WITH SATURDAY'S HOMECOMING VICTORY, the Vandals put together one of their most complete games of the season. They scored late in the 2nd quarter to take a 3-point lead into the half. After intermission the Vandal D gave up just three points, while DEON WATSON scored two touchdowns of 20+ yards and the Vandal offense took a knee at the ULM 2-yard line as time expired for the 27-13 victory.
October 25, 2015

Viking star discusses commitment to Idaho

Coeur d'Alene two-sport star DEON WATSON (6-5, 205, 4.7) has had a stellar high school career. On the hardwood this week he eclipsed 1000 points for his career. On the gridiron the two-way starter (WR/DE) caught 54 passes for 931 yards and 13 touchdowns, helping lead the Vikings to their second consecutive State Championship. GVN talked with Watson about his commitment to Robb Akey and Idaho.
January 22, 2012

Watson Loves Leach Hire

Couer d'Alene (Id.) wide receiver Deon Watson has had an offer from Washington State for some time. With the news of a coaching in Pullman the senior is ready to make his college decision…
December 1, 2011

North Idaho ATH Talks Recruiting

Coeur d'Alene HS ATH Deon Watson (Coeur d'Alene, ID) has offers from Idaho and Washington State, but is also receiving interest from Boise State and Utah. The talented ATH is versatile in that he can play DE, LB, TE or WR at the next level. So, will Boise State extend an offer to Watson? He spoke to about that and more.
November 6, 2011