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2007 Idaho Vandals football
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
2007 record1–11 (0–8 WAC)
Head coachRobb Akey (1st season)
Offensive coordinatorSteve Axman (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorMark Criner (1st season)
Home stadiumKibbie Dome
(Capacity: 17,000)
Seasons
← 2006
2008 →
2007 WAC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 19 Hawaii   8 0         12 1  
Boise State   7 1         10 3  
Fresno State   6 2         9 4  
Nevada   4 4         6 7  
Louisiana Tech   4 4         5 7  
San Jose State   4 4         5 7  
Utah State   2 6         2 10  
New Mexico State   1 7         4 9  
Idaho   0 8         1 11  
† – Conference champion and BCS representative as top
000non-AQ school to meet automatic qualification criteria
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2007 Idaho Vandals football team represented the University of Idaho during the 2007 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Idaho competed as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC), and played their home games in the Kibbie Dome. The Vandals were led by first-year head coach Robb Akey, hired following the departure of Dennis Erickson for Arizona State in December 2006.

The Vandals finished the season with a 1–11 overall record and 0–8 in conference play, which was the team's eighth-straight season with a losing record. Idaho's sole victory came against Cal Poly-SLO, an FCS program.

ScheduleEdit

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DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 18:15 PMat No. 1 USC*FSNL 10–3890,917
September 82:00 PMCal Poly*W 20–139,820
September 158:00 PMat Washington State*FSNL 28–4532,064
September 222:00 PMNorthern Illinois*
  • Kibbie Dome
  • Moscow, ID
L 35–4212,461
September 292:00 PMNo. 17 Hawaii
  • Kibbie Dome
  • Moscow, ID
L 20–4813,807
October 62:00 PMat San Jose StateL 20–2816,289
October 132:00 PMFresno State
  • Kibbie Dome
  • Moscow, ID
ALTL 24–3714,205
October 206:00 PMat New Mexico StateL 31–4515,788
October 272:00 PMat NevadaL 21–3711,960
November 32:00 PMLouisiana Tech
  • Kibbie Dome
  • Moscow, ID
L 16–2810,479
November 1712:00 PMat No. 15 Boise StateKTVBL 14–5830,681
November 242:00 PMUtah State
  • Kibbie Dome
  • Moscow, ID
ALTL 19–248,102
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game

Idaho's home attendance for 2007 was 68,874 for six games, an average of 11,479.
The maximum was 14,205 for the Fresno State game on October 13,
the minimum was 8,102 for the Utah State game on November 24, two days after Thanksgiving.

NFL DraftEdit

One Vandal was selected in the 2008 NFL Draft; David Vobora was the final pick and the draft's Mr. Irrelevant.
This ended a three-year drought in the NFL Draft for Idaho. The last Vandal selection was guard Jake Scott, four years earlier in 2004.

Player Position Round Overall
Pick
Franchise
David Vobora LB 7th 252 St. Louis Rams

ReferencesEdit


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