REDSHIRT FRESHMAN QUARTERBACK JAKE LUTON got his first shot starting under center for the Vandals Saturday when Idaho traveled to Arkansas State. Luton finished with 166 yards passing, scored three touchdowns on the ground and threw three pics as Idaho fell to the Red Wolves 49-35. Epps, the top receiver in the Sun Belt, was Luton's No.1 target as he spread the ball around to seven receivers.
October 4, 2015
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
THE VANDALS OPEN THE 2014 SEASON Saturday on the road at traditional SEC and national power Florida, and both sophomore Chad Chalich (11) and redshirt freshman Matt Linehan (10) will get their chances under center. The Gators hold the nation's second longest opening game win streak at 24 games, and will be looking to avenge a frustrating 2013 season (LIVE on ESPN-U, 4:00PM PST kickoff).
August 29, 2014
NATIONAL LETTER OF INTENT DAY was a day loaded with surprises for Vandal fans as the second year staff under head coach Paul Petrino hauled in athletes from coast to coast. Of the 17 recruits signed Wednesday - most poised to make an immediate impact this fall - nine will be joining the program from the junior college ranks, taking the class to 25 with the eight JC recruits signed in December.
February 5, 2014
GIVEN THE STRUGGLES OF IDAHO'S secondary in 2013, it's no surprise that rebuilding the defensive backfield is a top priority. Last weekend Idaho hosted Butte (Calif.) College standout safety CHRIS EDWARDS (6-2, 215, 4.55), a Detroit (Mich.) native, and got the commitment they sought. GVN caught up with Butte coach and former Vandal WR Bobby Bernal-Wood for insight on the hard hitting safety.
January 25, 2014
While some schools in other parts of the country are entering their third week of games, this weekend marks the first week of games for the CCCAA. Here's a look at the most intriguing matchups of the weekend in the Golden State and some players on each side worth keeping an eye on...
September 6, 2013