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SCOTT SLANT: Rubber match of sorts against North Texas

SCOTT SLANT: Rubber match of sorts against North Texas

Presented by FRANZ WITTE GARDEN CENTER. Wednesday Weekly: December 7, 2022. What’s the Scott Slant without a little history going into the Frisco Bowl next week? The Boise State-North Texas series is even at three wins apiece, but the teams haven’t played in 22 years. There are some interesting backstories, though. In reverse order, the…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Couldn’t the Broncos have played someone else?

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Couldn’t the Broncos have played someone else?

Presented by COMMERCIAL TIRE. This Day In Sports…December 6, 2009: Boise State makes history by becoming the first non-BCS school ever to get an at-large berth in a BCS bowl, accepting an invitation to the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. The sixth-ranked Broncos’ opponent would be fourth-ranked TCU, the team that beat them out for the automatic…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Division I-AA playoff run, the sequel

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Division I-AA playoff run, the sequel

Presented by COMMERCIAL TIRE. This Day In Sports…December 5, 1981: In its first trip ever to the Deep South, Boise State beats Jackson State, 19-7, in the first round of the Division I-AA playoffs. It was a year after the Broncos had won the I-AA national championship, and they were anxious to make another run…MORE

BRONCO NATION NEWS REPORT WITH B.J. RAINS

BRONCO NATION NEWS REPORT WITH B.J. RAINS

Boise State reporter B.J. Rains (BroncoNationNews.com) joins Prater and Mallory for a conversation about football’s deep injury report heading into the Mountain West Championship Game against Fresno State.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Mountain West championship No. 2

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Mountain West championship No. 2

Presented by POOL SCOUTS. This Day In Sports…December 2, 2017, five years ago today: In its second game in two weeks against Fresno State, Boise State hands the Bulldogs a 17-14 loss on the blue turf in an intense Mountain West championship game. Yards were hard to come by. Fresno State took a 14-10 lead…MORE

CRAIG THOMPSON ON CFP EXPANSION, WHAT BOISE STATE MEANS TO HIM

CRAIG THOMPSON ON CFP EXPANSION, WHAT BOISE STATE MEANS TO HIM

Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson, who is retiring at the end of December, joins Prater and Mallory for a conversation about CFP expansion, the role he played in G5 inclusion, what Boise State means to him, and life after retirement.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: A legendary buzzer-beater beats the Ducks

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: A legendary buzzer-beater beats the Ducks

Presented by POOL SCOUTS. This Day In Sports…December 1, 2017, five years ago today: Probably the most electric buzzer-beater in Boise State hoops history, as Lexus Williams hits a half-court shot at the horn to end Oregon’s 46-game home winning streak, the longest in the nation. Williams, the graduate transfer from Valparaiso who’s currently a member…MORE