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KTIK SENIOR SALUTE: BEAU NELSON, QB, BISHOP KELLY

KTIK SENIOR SALUTE: BEAU NELSON, QB, BISHOP KELLY

Caves and Prater talk to former Bishop Kelly High quarterback Beau Nelson, on his senior season on the football field, his plans for graduation next month, being a National Merit Scholarship finalist, and joining the Stanford program this fall.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Any kind of dance would do for Hutchison

SCOTT SLANT: Any kind of dance would do for Hutchison

Presented by FRANZ WITTE NURSERY. Wednesday, May 20, 2020. ESPN’s epic docu-series “The Last Dance” is over. The Chicago Bulls of today would be happy to get injury-plagued Chandler Hutchison on the dance floor. Hutchison was a revered individual as a Boise State Bronco.But major market media don’t pull any punches when discussing local sports…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: I’ve heard of this guy

SCOTT SLANT: I’ve heard of this guy

Presented by BBSI. Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Had you heard of Montell Cozart before he transferred to Boise State in 2017? How about Jaylon Henderson in 2018? But Jack Sears—that’s a name many fans are familiar with. Sears left USC’s football team late last August and entered the transfer portal while working on his degree.…MORE

BOISE STATE & NBA: CHRIS CHILDS

BOISE STATE & NBA: CHRIS CHILDS

Caves and Prater talk to former Boise State and NBA standout Chris Childs on his memories of Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, Bobby Dye – and what he’s doing now and hopes to do in the future.MORE

MOTIVATION MONDAY: QUINTIN MIKELL

MOTIVATION MONDAY: QUINTIN MIKELL

Caves and Prater talk to former Boise State and NFL player Quintin Mikell – how he went undrafted after a successful college career and still managed to become an All-Pro/Pro Bowl player in the NFL.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Albertsons Stadium 50th anniversary, Part VIII

SCOTT SLANT: Albertsons Stadium 50th anniversary, Part VIII

Presented by FRANZ WITTE NURSERY. Friday, May 15, 2020. It’s Friday—time for another great moment in my early-bird celebration of Albertsons Stadium’s 50th anniversary. When you scan the stands at the stadium today, you see mostly blue and orange, whether there’s a color scheme or not. Before 2002, it was a potpourri of colors, as…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: The blue turf’s loudest night

SCOTT SLANT: The blue turf’s loudest night

Presented by MAZ-TECH AUTOMOTIVE. Thursday, May 14, 2020. The audio person in the ESPN truck had to watch the levels on this night. This week’s “Bronco Throwback” telecast tonight on the Boise State Football Facebook page is the 2012 game against BYU in what was then Bronco Stadium, a 7-6 Boise State win. Until the…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: 2020 season is clear as mud

SCOTT SLANT: 2020 season is clear as mud

Presented by FRANZ WITTE NURSERY. Wednesday, May 13, 2020. Define “students on campus.” That’s supposedly the benchmark for college football teams taking the field this season. Tim White, the former University of Idaho president, is now the chancellor of the California State University system. And that includes Fresno State, San Diego State and San Jose…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Broncos and Pack back a year early?

SCOTT SLANT: Broncos and Pack back a year early?

Presented by MAZ-TECH AUTOMOTIVE. Tuesday, May 12, 2020. We are still almost four months away from the scheduled start of the college football season. So anything can still happen. It’s too soon to figure out. But since everything’s on the table, let’s look at one possible Mountain West scenario. If Hawaii and the three California…MORE

BLUE TURF SPORTS WITH B.J. RAINS

BLUE TURF SPORTS WITH B.J. RAINS

Caves and Prater talk to B.J. Rains of the Idaho Press and BlueTurfSports.com on Boise State football depth charts, cornerback Avery Williams and whether Derrick Alston Jr. will return to the Broncos’ basketball program.MORE

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