Vandals Drop Opener at Fresno State
FRESNO, Calif. — Idaho football lost 79-13 Saturday, at Fresno State in the 2018 season opener for both teams. The Bulldogs returned two blocked field goals and one interception for touchdowns in the first half, on their way to a 44-6 lead at the break.
Fresno State out-gained Idaho 486 to 307 and benefited from seven Vandal turnovers, without committing any of their own.
Cotton led the Vandals with 96 receiving yards in his Idaho debut. Saunders carried the ball 24 times for 89 yards.
Idaho hosts its home opener Saturday (Sept. 8) against Western New Mexico. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. PT. Season and single-game tickets are available at GoVandals.com/tickets.