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SCOTT SLANT: From tacos to extra miles

SCOTT SLANT: From tacos to extra miles

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. Thursday, May 23, 2019. I had long ago heard rumors about what the new name of Taco Bell Arena would be when the 15-year contract with Taco Bell expired. This wasn’t it. Later this summer, the place will become ExtraMile Arena thanks to a 15-year, $8.4 million agreement with ExtraMile Convenience…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Salutes and a couple snubs

SCOTT SLANT: Salutes and a couple snubs

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. Wednesday, May 22, 2019. We’re not only about to get a steady diet of watch lists, but the college football preseason magazines are also on the horizon. That includes all-conference projections. Athlon Sports’ list for the Mountain West, four teams deep, is already out. And it shows Boise State is deep…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: The Spartans just aren’t keeping up

SCOTT SLANT: The Spartans just aren’t keeping up

Presented by BACON. Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Chris Murray of Nevada Sports Net opened a can of worms yesterday with his “fun fact.” Tweeted Murray: “Since joining the MW in 2013, San Jose State hasn’t posted a winning record in any season in men’s basketball, women’s basketball, football or baseball. It’s 241-536-1 combined in those…MORE

HOW TO MAKE MONEY AT THE PREAKNESS

HOW TO MAKE MONEY AT THE PREAKNESS

Bob and Chris talk to Ron Flatter of VSIN on how to make money at The Preakness, and what the race will look like without the Derby winner in the fieldMORE

ASK THE AD: GARTH BROOKS, BLUE TURF AND SOFTBALL

ASK THE AD: GARTH BROOKS, BLUE TURF AND SOFTBALL

Caves and Prater talk to Boise State AD Curt Apsey on the Garth Brooks concert, The Blue, east-side upgrades for Albertsons Stadium, and the softball team making back-to-back NCAA TournamentsMORE

COACH HARSIN ON GARTH BROOKS

COACH HARSIN ON GARTH BROOKS

Caves and Prater talk to Bryan Harsin on the Garth Brooks concert on The Blue, and if he would like to see more of these in the future, plus meeting with Big 12 football coaches and officialsMORE