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Wyoming beats Kent St. 52-38 in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

Dec. 21, 2021 20:23 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Playing with a heavy heart in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, Wyoming quarterback Levi Williams dedicated the game to his grandmother. The way he danced past Kent State defenders for 200 yards rushing and four touchdowns in a record-setting performance in the...

MAC runner-up Kent State faces Wyoming in Idaho Potato Bowl

Dec. 20, 2021 14:03 PM EST

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Kent State (7-6) at Wyoming (6-6), Dec. 21, 3:30 p.m. Eastern (ESPN) Line: Wyoming by 3, according to FanDuel Sportsbook Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Kent State is making just its fifth all-time...

Kent State, Wyoming to meet in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

Dec. 06, 2021 01:27 AM EST

Wyoming (6-6, Mountain West) vs Kent State (7-6, MAC), Dec. 21, 3:30 p.m. LOCATION: Boise, Idaho TOP PLAYERS Wyoming: LB Chad Muma was named All-MWC first team with 129 tackles, three interceptions and one sack. ...

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...