The University of Idaho says two football players have been dismissed for violating team rules and a third has been suspended for violating athletic department policy.
The school announced Sunday that quarterback Dominique Blackman and linebacker Conrad Scheidt have been kicked off the team. The school also says tight end Taylor Elmo has been suspended.
Blackman started seven games...
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October 28, 2012
THE VANDALS SUFFERED THEIR FOURTH LOSS OF THE 2012 SEASON, this time a heart wrenching 40-37 overtime loss to Wyoming in the Kibbie Dome. Following the game Vandals Dominique Blackman, Mike Scott, and Quayshawne Buckley, as well as head coach Robb Akey, met with the media to discuss this game, what went right, what went wrong, and how to keep building for the next game at North Carolina.
From Dominique Blackman's two scoring passes to Gary Walker's 94-yard interception return, the winless Idaho Vandals did enough to illicit some anxious groans from the fans in Tiger Stadium.
If only that was anywhere near enough against No. 3 LSU.
The Tigers returned two interceptions for scores and pulled away in the second half for a 63-14 victory over the winless Vandals...
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September 16, 2012
IN HIS FIRST START OF THE 2012 SEASON FOR THE VANDALS, junior quarterback Dominique Blackman was effective at moving the Idaho offense as he went an impressive 30-of-37 for 352 yards, with one touchdown and an interception. But Idaho (0-2) had trouble punching it into the endzone at Bowling Green (1-1), settling for redzone field goals until Marquan Major connected with Blackman in the fourth.
THE VANDALS HIT THE ROAD THIS SATURDAY to take on Bowling Green State University (0-1) of the Mid-American Conference. Idaho (0-1) will be counting on a big game by junior DT QUAYSHAWNE BUCKLEY and the rest of the Vandal D as quarterback Dominique Blackman makes his first career start after missing last week's game. Inside is a Q&A with BGSU blogger B.J. Fischer to learn...
WITH THE 2012 SEASON AROUND THE CORNER AND MUCH OF THE DEPTH CHART GETTING SETTLED, the Vandals announced that junior quarterback DOMINIQUE BLACKMAN will be directing a completely rebuilt Vandal offense in the season opener against Eastern Washington in the Kibbie Dome (August 30th, 6:00PM PST kickoff). PLUS: We look back at several Vandals who earned preseason honors this summer.