With the coaching carousel finally at rest (we think), here's the toughest task for each of the 59 new Division I bosses.
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Idaho has fired men's basketball coach Don Verlin following a consultant's report that found three potential NCAA violations. The school had placed him on administrative leave on May 28.
Idaho men's basketball coach Don Verlin has been placed on administrative leave over possible NCAA violations.
Tyler Hall had 23 points and 10 rebounds as Montana State narrowly beat Idaho 75-71 in the first round of the Big Sky Conference tournament on Wednesday.
Kelvin Jones scored seven points in the final three minutes to lift Idaho State past Idaho, 70-68, in the Big Sky Conference regular season finale Saturday night.
Jerrick Harding had 22 points as Weber State romped past Idaho 93-59 on Thursday night. Cody John added 20 points for the Wildcats.
Trevon Allen had a career-high 29 points as Idaho ended its 14-game losing streak, edging past Sacramento State 94-90 on Saturday night.
Sal Nuhu was a force in the final 22 seconds, blocking a shot, scooping up a defensive rebound and making two free throws as Portland State rallied past Idaho 67-65 on Thursday night.
Harrison Butler had a season-high 21 points plus 13 rebounds as Southern Utah stretched its home win streak to seven games, defeating Idaho 85-76 on Saturday.
Bernie Andre had a season-high 22 points plus 13 rebounds as Northern Arizona rolled past Idaho 75-54 on Thursday night.
Mason Peatling recorded 16 points and 13 rebounds to carry Eastern Washington to an 82-57 win over Idaho on Monday, the Eagles' seventh consecutive home victory.
Jordan Davis posted 16 points as Northern Colorado easily beat Idaho 75-47 on Thursday night.
Harald Frey had 17 points to lead five Montana State players in double figures as the Bobcats topped Idaho 86-72 on Saturday. Keljin Blevins added 16 points for the Bobcats. Devin Kirby chipped in 14, Sam Neumann scored 13 and Tyler Hall had 13.
Sayeed Pridgett scored 21 points as Montana routed Idaho 100-59 on Thursday night for its sixth straight win.
Andre Adams had 23 points and 14 rebounds, both career highs, Monday night to help Southern Utah beat Idaho 75-64 and snap a three-game losing streak.
Ted McCree hit eight 3-pointers and scored with 24 points -- both career highs -- and Bernie Andre had a double-double to help Northern Arizona beat Idaho 86-73 on Saturday night.
Jamie Orme and Michael Mayhew had 11 points each, Deante Strickland added 10 points and Portland State cruised to 69-53 win over Idaho on Saturday night.
Marcus Graves had 14 points and 10 assists as Sacramento State cruised to a 69-48 victory over Idaho on Thursday night.
Ahmaad Rorie made four 3-pointers and scored 20 points to lead Montana to a 69-51 victory over Idaho on Saturday night.
Utah forward Kyle Kuzma headlines the players who will be attending the Jazz's pre-draft workout on Tuesday. Chicago State guard Fred Sims, Idaho guard Victor Sanders, Kansas forward Landon Lucas and Croatian forward Nik Slavica are also scheduled to participate, according to The Salt Lake Tribune. Utah currently holds the 24th, 30th, 42nd and 55th pick in this year's draft.
Washington State coach Ernie Kent started Wednesday's game on his opposition's bench after winning an all-access pass to an Idaho game in a charity auction during the offseason.
The chance to sit on Idaho's bench and call the first play against Washington State was auctioned for charity. The winner? Washington State's coach.
In ESPN The Magazine's College Basketball preview, experts rank teams 20-16 in the 2013-14 college basketball season.
Asher Fusco previews the 2013-14 season for Idaho. While the Vandals are coming off a disappointing season, the diluted talent level in the WAC could propel them toward the top of the standings.
Many high school prospects are evaluated for months or even years before a college program extends a scholarship offer. Highlights from sophomore seasons are compared to those of junior seasons to see progression and potential.