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ISU Women Take Home Big Sky Championship

ISU Women Take Home Big Sky Championship

(POCATELLO, ID) – Idaho State University’s women’s volleyball team won the Big Sky Conference Championship Saturday. ISU lost to Portland State both times the teams met during the regular season. The Bengals, who haven’t won a conference title in volleyball since 1990, swept Portland State three sets to none and are now headed to the […]

Shelley Russets Open Up Conference Play

Shelley Russets Open Up Conference Play

(SUGAR CITY, ID)  –   This week’s Shelley High School game broadcast will feature the Russets taking on the Diggers of Sugar-Salem on the road to open up Mountain Rivers Conference play.  Shelley is 4-1 and Sugar is 5-0.  This should be a dandy of a game.   Tim Lewis will have the broadcast beginning at 6:45 […]

Bees Fall in ESPN Debut

Bees Fall in ESPN Debut

(AMMON, ID) – Bonneville High School’s football team made their debut on national television Saturday night. The Bees took on Bingham High School in South Jordan, Utah in a game broadcast by ESPNU. The Bees took an early lead with a touchdown in the first quarter, but couldn’t hold off the Miner offense, which walked […]

Boise State to Remain in Mountain West

Boise State to Remain in Mountain West

(BOISE) – Boise State football will remain in the Mountain West Conference. The team had originally planned to join the Big East Conference this fall, but after several high-profile teams left the conference, Boise State began to reconsider. As part of the agreement to remain in the Mountain West, the conference will not maintain exclusive […]

Paul Petrino Confirmed as Idaho Coach

Paul Petrino Confirmed as Idaho Coach

(MOSCOW) – The University of Idaho announced its new head coach Monday. Paul Petrino will be the new head coach for the Vandals football team. The university said Petrino has produced some of the best offenses in the nation as an assistant coach to several other universities. Petrino’s most recent coaching position was at Arkansas as the […]

Boise St. Coach Being Lured to Arkansas

Boise St. Coach Being Lured to Arkansas

(BOISE) – The future of Boise State football coach Chris Petersen is hanging in the balance this week. There’s no shortage of speculation as to where Petersen could coach next, or even if he plans to leave the Gem State. Petersen is being heavily recruited by the University of Arkansas, with rumors of an annual […]

Boise State-Nevada Rivalry Could End

Boise State-Nevada Rivalry Could End

(BOISE) – Boise State’s long-time football rivalry with the University of Nevada will likely come to an end after this year. Nevada coach Chris Ault said Boise State’s move to the Big East Conference next year means there’s little chance that the two teams will square off again anytime soon. Nevada has already filled most […]

Madison, Blackfoot, Shelley Win State Championships

Madison, Blackfoot, Shelley Win State Championships

IDAHO FALLS – Three east Idaho high school football teams brought home state championships over the weekend. The Madison Bobcats took the 5A state title with a 37-30 victory over Coeur d’Alene. The Blackfoot Broncos won top honors in the 4A division with a 48-19 stomping of Middleton. The Shelley Russets clobbered Fruitland 37-10 for […]

ISU Women’s Soccer Wins Big Sky Tournament Championship

ISU Women’s Soccer Wins Big Sky Tournament Championship

POCATELLO – Idaho State’s Women’s Soccer team took home the Big Sky Conference Championship Sunday at Davis Field. The Bengals were tied 3-3 with Montana and after five penalty kicks, the Bengals took the title thanks to the help of ISU Junior Allyson Stainbrook. They went 7-0 at home with 12 wins, 6 losses and […]

Bullied ISU Player Suspended From Team

Bullied ISU Player Suspended From Team

(POCATELLO) – An Idaho State football player involved in a shoving incident with head coach Mike Kramer last month has been suspended from the team. Wide receiver Derek Graves was notified by letter Thursday that he had been suspended indefinitely. The letter, which Kramer authored, alleged that Graves violated team policy for being late for […]

Olympic Basketball on Newstalk 690/1260

Olympic Basketball on Newstalk 690/1260

(LONDON, UK)  –   The USA Men’s basketball team will take on Nigeria in Game #3 of the Olympic Games later today.   Hear all the action beginning at 3pm, right here on Newstalk 690 and 1260.   Then later tonight, Late Night from London with a wrap on the days events from 7-9pm.   Newstalk 690 and 1260 […]

Man Survives Bear Attack in Teton Basin

Man Survives Bear Attack in Teton Basin

(ALTA, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has confirmed that a young man was attacked by a bear near Alta Saturday.Officials say the victim, who survived the attack, was hiking on the Aspen Trail along the western slope of the Tetons. Investigators say the man  spooked the black bear bear in a densely […]

Idaho State University Quarterback Leaves Team

Idaho State University Quarterback Leaves Team

(POCATELLO, ID)  –   Idaho State University’s backup quarterback is leaving the school’s football program.  Coach Mike Kramer announced Wednesday that quarterback Brad Kragthorpe is stepping down for personal reasons.  Kragthorpe was expected to provide support for starter Kevin Yost this year after redshirting in 2011.  Quarterbacks Justin Arias and Riley Sessions will replace Kragthorpe this […]

Newstalk 690/1260 News-Sports Director Joins ISU Football Broadcast Team

Newstalk 690/1260 News-Sports Director Joins ISU Football Broadcast Team

(POCATELLO, ID)   Idaho State University has announced that seasoned Sports Broadcaster, and News/Sports Program Director at Newstalk 690/1260, Tim Lewis has been added to the Football Broadcast Team for this fall.   See the official News Release here:   BengalsFootball  

ISU Gets New Men’s Basketball Coach

ISU Gets New Men’s Basketball Coach

(POCATELLO) – Idaho State University will be getting a new men’s basketball coach next season.  ISU alumni Bill Evans will return to his Alma Mater with 33 years of experience, most recently as the assistant coach for the University of Montana.  Evans also coached at Southern Utah for 15 years, leading the Thunderbirds to the […]

Rigby Takes Home 4A State Title

Rigby Takes Home 4A State Title

(BOISE) – Thousands of eastern Idahoans traveled to Nampa this weekend to see two top-ranked boys high school basketball teams square off for the 4A state title.  The Rigby Trojans topped the Madison Bobcats in a 56-49 victory Saturday to bring home the school’s first state championship since 1987.  In the 3A title game, the […]

ISU Releases Football Schedule

ISU Releases Football Schedule

(POCATELLO) – Idaho State University has announced the 2012 football schedule.  The Bengals will play five home games and six on the road, including a season opener Sept. 1st at Air Force, and a Sept. 22nd match up with Nebraska.  Coach Mike Kramer says games between ISU and Division I schools are good for experience and […]

AFHS Coaches Save Life of Football Player

AFHS Coaches Save Life of Football Player

(AMERICAN FALLS) – An American Falls High School football player is in stable condition after collapsing on the field Tuesday during practice. KPVI reports that 17-year-old Ross Palmer’s heart stopped during a cool-down routine. Coaches quickly stepped in, performed CPR and restarted his heart with a defibrillator. Palmer, who suffers from a heart-growth problem, is […]

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