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BSU BASKETBALL: COBY KARL ON THE LEON RICE CULTURE, HIS OWN LIFE AND CAREER

BSU BASKETBALL: COBY KARL ON THE LEON RICE CULTURE, HIS OWN LIFE AND CAREER

Prater and Mallory talk to former Boise State basketball star and NBA player Coby Karl, now the head coach of the Lakers’ G-League franchise. Karl and his family have lived in Boise most of the past year, he spends a lot of time with the BSU program, and has added podcasting to his resume.MORE

BOISE STATE FOOTBALL: THE STORY BEHIND THE BRONCOS’ NEW RUNNING BACK

BOISE STATE FOOTBALL: THE STORY BEHIND THE BRONCOS’ NEW RUNNING BACK

Prater and Mallory talk to Aaron Fentress, a reporter at The Oregonian, who covers the Oregon Ducks football team. Fentress tells the story of running back Cyrus Habibi-Likio, who scored 21 TDs in three seasons in Eugene. He will join the Boise State program this summer, with two seasons to play.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Striking while the growth iron is hot

SCOTT SLANT: Striking while the growth iron is hot

Presented by BACON BOISE. Thursday, March 4, 2021. (TOM SCOTT’S COLUMN WILL RETURN MONDAY.) During Jeramiah Dickey’s interview on KTIK last week, the new Boise State athletic director talked about dealing with the “controlables” before the university can allow its eye to wander to the American Athletic Conference and such.MORE

DAN HAWKINS ON PLAYING THE VANDALS – AND LIFE

DAN HAWKINS ON PLAYING THE VANDALS – AND LIFE

Prater and Mallory talk to former Boise State football coach Dan Hawkins, now with UC Davis, which plays a Big Sky game at Idaho on Saturday. Hawkins touches on his BSU past, his relationship with Paul Petrino, his new offensive coordinator (Cody Hawkins) and COVID life lessons.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: All or nothing next week

SCOTT SLANT: All or nothing next week

Presented by MADISON POOLE. Wednesday, March 3, 2021. Coach Leon Rice questioned his team’s toughness after Tuesday night’s stunning 67-64 loss to Fresno State in ExtraMile Arena.MORE

VANDALS FOOTBALL: PETRINO ON FIRST WIN, NATIONAL RANKING

VANDALS FOOTBALL: PETRINO ON FIRST WIN, NATIONAL RANKING

Prater and Mallory talk to Idaho football coach Paul Petrino, whose Vandals are 1-0 after a season-opening victory over Eastern Washington. Idaho is ranked No. 19 heading into a Saturday game against UC Davis and coach Dan Hawkins.MORE

DAN DICKAU ON BSU, LEON RICE, GONZAGA & PERFECTION

DAN DICKAU ON BSU, LEON RICE, GONZAGA & PERFECTION

Prater and Mallory talk to former Gonzaga basketball star and NBA first-round draft pick Dan Dickau, now an analyst for CBS Sports and CBSSN, about the Boise State-Fresno State game, the growth of coach Leon Rice, can Gonzaga finish undefeated, and Corey Kispert’s legacy.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Senior Night for an all-timer

SCOTT SLANT: Senior Night for an all-timer

Presented by BACON. Tuesday, March 2, 2021. If anyone can flush a bad game, Derrick Alston Jr. can. And this would seem to be a night he’d do it, as one of the great stories in Boise State hoops history experiences Senior Night this evening against Fresno State.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: The untimeliest of offensive eggs

SCOTT SLANT: The untimeliest of offensive eggs

Presented by MADISON POOLE. Monday, March 1, 2021. Boise State did so many things right in Saturday’s Game 2 at San Diego State. The Broncos played exceptional defense, out-rebounded the Aztecs by six, and were within one point three times down the stretch, but therein lies the rub.MORE

BSU: EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH JERAMIAH DICKEY

BSU: EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH JERAMIAH DICKEY

Prater and Mallory spend 30 minutes with new Boise State athletic director Jeramiah Dickey, who has been on the job for 55 days. He touches on football’s future, basketball resources, conference affiliation, hobbies, guilty pleasures, how he plans to enjoy Idaho with his family … and more.MORE

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