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Idaho State University

POCATELLO — There was an unfamiliar name high up on the defensive stats list for Idaho State last Saturday against Utah. Freshman linebacker Connor Wills, in his second collegiate game, filled in for the injured Kennon Smith and finished second on the team with eight tackles.

It’s been mentioned before, but Saturday brings the real start of the season for the Idaho State Bengals. The Bengals (1-1) travel to Cedar Falls, Iowa, to take on their first FCS opponent of the season, the No. 9 Northern Iowa Panthers (1-1). Stakes are surprisingly high for a non conferenc…

This spring, Idaho State University President Kevin Satterlee announced a renovation to Davis field, the home of Idaho State soccer and track and field. In that announcement Satterlee stated, “We recognize the value of this historic venue and make a commitment to its future and more importan…

Idaho State volleyball ended the Washington State Cougar Challenge with a 3-2 loss to UT Arlington on Saturday in Pullman, Washington. The Bengals also dropped two matches Friday, 3-0 against Washington State and 3-0 against Liberty.

Prep Stars

Editor’s Note: Prep Stars in College is a weekly glance at former southeast Idaho high school athletes who are now competing at the college level. If we’re missing anyone, let us know at sports@journalnet.com.

Editor’s Note: Prep Stars in College is a weekly glance at former southeast Idaho high school athletes who are now competing at the college level. If we’re missing anyone, let us know at sports@journalnet.com.

Editor’s Note: Prep Stars in College is a weekly glance at former southeast Idaho high school athletes who are now competing at the college level. If we’re missing anyone, let us know at sports@journalnet.com.

ISJ Sports Stars

Longtime coach and ultra-runner extraordinaire Ty Draney is this year’s keynote speaker for the Idaho State Journal’s Sports Stars awards banquet in Pocatello. Draney is a native of Auburn, Wyoming, and attended Idaho State University and Ricks College (now BYU-Idaho).

National

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the Dodgers having twice erased their lead, the Tampa Bay Rays were staring at a third straight loss and a precipitous drop in the AL wild-card race.

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SEATTLE (AP) — As Drew Brees underwent surgery on his injured throwing hand Wednesday afternoon in Los Angeles, his New Orleans Saints teammates went about business mostly as usual preparing for their first game without the star quarterback.

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Two people with knowledge of the investigation into Antonio Brown being accused of sexual assault tell The Associated Press that one of the accusers has met with NFL investigators and that there is no timetable for concluding the probe.

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright has pitched in his share of big games throughout a distinguished career. Taking the mound against an ace in a matchup with postseason implications, he delivered once more.