Idaho Rumors & News

  • Idaho makes move to FCS, Big Sky official

    College Football Talk "Less than 24 hours after the first reports surfaced, Idaho has confirmed it is dropping down a rung on the college football ladder. The university announced at a press conference Thursday that the Vandals football program will indeed move down from the FBS to the FCS and compete in the Big Sky..." April 28

  • Idaho Vandals football to officially drop to FCS in Thursday announcement

    Underdog Dynasty "After losing membership in the Sunbelt Conference after the 2017 season, Idaho Vandals football will drop from FBS to FCS in an announcement from school president Chuck Staben on Thursday, according to a report from FootballScoop.com. On March 1, the Sunbelt voted to revoke the football..." April 27

  • Paul Petrino not returning to U of L

    Louisville Courier-Journal "Idaho head coach Paul Petrino will not be returning to the University of Louisville to fill his former job as his brother Bobby Petrino's offensive coordinator, a source confirmed to The Courier-Journal Friday. Because of Paul Petrino's long history coaching with his brother, his name arose as..." March 15

  • Idaho, New Mexico State out of Sun Belt after 2017 football season

    Fox Sports "Idaho and New Mexico State will no longer be a part of the Sun Belt Conference after the 2017 football season, a source told FOX Sports on Tuesday morning. The Vandals are 6-29 the past three years and 5-18 in their two seasons in the SBC. The Aggies are 7-29 the past three seasons and 5-19 in..." March 01

  • Idaho's Jace Malek dies from bone cancer at 18

    The Score "Idaho has announced former signee Jace Malek has died from bone cancer. Malek was diagnosed with osteosarcoma one week before signing with the Vandals in February of 2015, and served as a student assistant to head coach Paul Petrino during his treatment." February 29