Idaho to join Sun Belt for football
Idaho is joining the Sun Belt Conference as a football-only
The Idaho State Board of Education voted unanimously Wednesday
to allow Idaho to accept an invitation to join that league for the
Idaho had been a member of the Western Athletic Conference,
which has lost most of its football-playing members.
The Vandals will play next season as an independent, but had
been searching for a conference to join.
Idaho was a football-only member of the Sun Belt from 2001-2005,
then joined the WAC.
Idaho’s other sports are moving to the Big Sky Conference.