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Idaho beats Idaho St. 14-0; last game for both head coaches

Nov. 20, 2021 18:20 PM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Zach Borisch and Trase Le Texier each had a short-yardage touchdown run, and Idaho beat Idaho State 14-0 on Saturday in the last game for both head coaches. Idaho State (1-10, 1-7 Big Sky Conference) announced before the game that Rob Phenicie,...

Idaho moving on from coach Paul Petrino after this season

Nov. 19, 2021 16:29 PM EST

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Paul Petrino will coach his final game with Idaho on Saturday after agreeing to part ways with the school. Athletic director Terry Gawlik said the school will begin an immediate search to find a replacement for Petrino, who has gone 33-66 during...

Mellott's late TD run gets Montana State past Idaho 20-13

Nov. 13, 2021 20:09 PM EST

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Quarterback Tommy Mellott ran for his third touchdown with 2:16 remaining and Montana State held off Idaho for a 20-13 victory on Saturday in a key Big Sky Conference matchup. Montana State (9-1, 7-0 Big Sky Conference), playing in front of...

Idaho wins behind Johnson's school-record 6 TDs

Nov. 06, 2021 20:01 PM EDT

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Roshaun Johnson scored a school-record six touchdowns, all on the ground, and Idaho snapped a three-game losing streak with a 42-24 win over Southern Utah on Saturday. Johnson had four touchdowns by halftime, tying the school record, and set the new...

Martinez leads NAU rally in 38-31 win over Idaho

Oct. 30, 2021 21:43 PM EDT

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — RJ Martinez threw for 238 yards and three touchdowns and Kevin Daniels ran for 177 yards and Northern Arizona beat Idaho 38-31 on Saturday. Martinez's 1-yard touchdown run with 5:17 left proved to be the game winner. The play was set up when...

Bergen, Brown help Montana cruise past Idaho 34-14

Oct. 23, 2021 23:24 PM EDT

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Junior Bergen had a pair of touchdown runs to help Montana beat Idaho 34-14 on Saturday night. Bergen's 10-yard touchdown run tied the game 7-7 late in the first quarter, and his 19-yarder capped the scoring for Montana (5-2, 2-2 Big Sky...

Montana State holds Idaho State to 3 FGs, wins 27-9

Oct. 23, 2021 19:22 PM EDT

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Isaiah Ifanse scored the go-ahead touchdown, Matthew McKay threw a pair of fourth-quarter TD passes and Montana State allowed just three field goals, defeating Idaho State 27-9 on Saturday. The win pushes Montana State, ranked eighth in the FCS...

Barriere throws for 600 & 7, E Washington routs Idaho 71-21

Oct. 16, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Eric Barriere threw for 600 yards and seven touchdowns and Eastern Washington set a host of records with a 71-14 win over Idaho on Saturday. Barriere's yards passing set a school record, and he matched the program record for touchdown passes in a...

Idaho hangs on to defeat Portland State 42-35

Oct. 09, 2021 21:49 PM EDT

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Zach Borisch threw for a touchdown on his only pass and ran for a touchdown, and Idaho built a big lead before holding on to defeat Portland State 42-35 on Saturday. Aundre Carter rushed for two touchdowns for the Vandals (2-3, 1-1 Big Sky...

UC Davis pulls away with trick play, beats Idaho 27-20

Oct. 03, 2021 01:52 AM EDT

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Wide receiver Carson Crawford tossed a 30-yard touchdown pass to McCallan Castles midway through the fourth quarter and eighth-ranked UC Davis held on to beat Idaho 27-20 on Saturday night. UC Davis' Trent Tompkins threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to...