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1919

The 1919 season marked a rebirth of Idaho football after no team was fielded in the 1918 season. Unfortunately the year off did not produce better results as the Vandals played to a 2-3 season record. The first game of … Continue reading

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1923

The most points ever scored by a Vandal squad occurred in 1923.  The game was the season opener against the College of Idaho.  Idaho thoroughly outclassed the visitors, held them scoreless, and walked away with an 83-0 victory.  This era … 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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1959 – Independence

At the time of the breakup of the PCC Idaho was getting roughly $25,000 in TV revenue and Rose Bowl gate receipts.  In comparison, the baseball, track, golf and tennis programs combined cost the University approximately $35,000.  So, the end … Continue reading

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1966 – Cougars Last Visit to Moscow

1966 marked the end of a long tradition in the cross-border Vandal – Cougar rivalry.  It would be the cougs final visit to Moscow.  Idaho was unable to stretch their winning streak against the Cougars to three games and lost … Continue reading

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