Monthly Archives: September 2011

1942

Much like many other teams from around the country, the Vandals played games against military teams during World War II.  In 1942 Idaho played, and lost to, the 2nd Air Force Bombers by the score of 14-0. My understanding is … Continue reading

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1945 – Return of Football on the Palouse

The first post-war game played on the Idaho campus featured the two teams from the Palouse.  Washington State visited Moscow and administered a 43-12 beating of the Vandals.  The loss foreshadowed the rest of the season in which Idaho’s only … Continue reading

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1946

It’s been a few weeks since my last Vandal post.  That is due, in part, to Google discontinuing support for its news archive.  It was a great service, but is now relegated to the abandoned Google project scrap heap. That … Continue reading

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