ISU football field

The Idaho State University Homecoming football game will start at 1:05 p.m. in Holt Arena on Saturday.

POCATELLO — Idaho State University’s Homecoming 2019 will celebrate a variety of Alumni Association and Associated Students of ISU Student Activities Board events Oct. 10-12, culminating with the Homecoming Parade at 9 a.m. and football game at 1:05 p.m. in Holt Arena on Saturday.

Floats and decorations should reflect Bengal pride and the spirit of Idaho State University.

Complete Alumni Association Homecoming information will be available at For more information on Alumni Relations events, call (208) 282-3755 or e-mail

Below is a tentative listing of ISU Homecoming events sponsored by the ISU Alumni Association and the ASISU Activities Board. Some event times and dates may be subject to change.


8 a.m. — Student Activities Board Homecoming Food Drive, Pond Student Union Student Involvement Center

3 p.m. — Student Activities Board Amazing Race, for students will begin in the Office of Student Involvement and Orientation in the Pond Student Union. Teams will compete for prizes and undertake a treasure hunt across the campus in search of the Spirit Log.

4 p.m. — Celebrate the return of the Red Hill “I” at the southeast corner of the Hutchinson Quadrangle. The public is invited the celebrate the return of the “I” by taking photos, enjoying refreshments and hearing remarks by President Kevin Satterlee and others. This project is provided in part through a generous donation from the Dr. Lawrence H. Rice Family Endowment.

7 p.m. — Student Activities Board Homecoming Royalty Pageant, Pond Student Union

7 p.m. — ISU Volleyball vs. Sacramento State University, Reed Gym


8 a.m. — Student Activities Board Homecoming Food Drive, Pond Student Union Student Involvement Center

Noon — Student Activities Board Feed the Bengals — Hutchinson Quadrangle Amphitheater, hotdogs served to the first 250 students.

6 p.m. — President’s Alumni Recognition Reception/Dinner, ISU Pond Student Union Ballroom. Scheduled events include a reception at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and recognition of Alumni Award recipients at 8 p.m. Cost is $50 per person. Reservations are required for assigned seating. Contact (800) 933-4781, (208) 282-3755 or

9 p.m. — Student Activities Board Vous Takeover, Rendezvous Complex — food, DJ, inflatables

Midnight — ASISU True Bengal — Red Hill pillars.


9 a.m. — Homecoming Parade begins at the corner of South First Avenue and Center Street. From the starting point, the parade will proceed up Center Street to South 15th Avenue/Memorial Drive, where entries will turn right and continue to the official end at South 15th Avenue/Memorial Drive and the corner of Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.

11 a.m. — ICCU Alumni and Fan Tailgate, ICCU Practice Field at the Papenburg Sport Complex, south of Holt Arena

1:05 p.m. — Homecoming Game: Idaho State vs. University of North Dakota, Holt Arena. Homecoming award recipients’ recognition at halftime. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Holt ticket office by phone at (208) 282-FANS or online at Questions call (208) 282-FANS.

7 p.m. — ISU Volleyball vs. Portland State University, Reed Gym

For more information, contact Ryan Sargent at or (208) 282-4735 or Val Davids at 208-282-3451 or