Category Archives: Local News

SCOTT SLANT: Happy 50 days after Thanksgiving

SCOTT SLANT: Happy 50 days after Thanksgiving

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. Friday, January 14, 2022. My mind keeps drifting back to Boise State’s game against Cal State Bakersfield the night after Thanksgiving. The team we saw handle Nevada Wednesday night in Reno bore no resemblance to the one that scored 39 points in the loss to the Roadrunners. Never had a Broncos squad…MORE

SEAHAWKS: WITH CARROLL AND WILSON, WHAT’S THE FUTURE IN SEATTLE?

SEAHAWKS: WITH CARROLL AND WILSON, WHAT’S THE FUTURE IN SEATTLE?

Prater and Mallory have a conversation with Michael-Shawn Dugar, who covers the Seattle Seahawks for The Athletic. The Seahawks have several offseason issues to address – Russell Wilson’s buy-in to the organization and Pete Carroll’s motivation to continue as head coach.MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Reno demons departed

SCOTT SLANT: Reno demons departed

Presented by HOFFMAN AUTO BODY. Thursday, January 13, 2022. Boise State wanted this one. The Broncos, who had lost 11 of their last 12 games against Nevada and hadn’t won in Reno in six years, dominated the Wolf Pack Wednesday night in an 85-70 victory. This time the Boise State offense outshined the defense, shooting…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Turning a page from 2021

SCOTT SLANT: Turning a page from 2021

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. Wednesday, January 12, 2022. Three of Boise State’s nine losses last season were to Nevada. The asterisk there is that because of the COVID-affected Mountain West schedule, the Broncos had to play twice in Reno (the third game was in Las Vegas in the Mountain West Tournament). It’s hard not to…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Kellen Moore & Black Monday

SCOTT SLANT: Kellen Moore & Black Monday

Presented by HOFFMAN AUTO BODY. Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Kellen Moore, who interviewed for the Jacksonville job last Friday, is certainly in the conversation for the other job openings that cascaded down on Monday—with Mike Zimmer gone at Minnesota, Vic Fangio in Denver, Matt Nagy in Chicago and Brian Flores in Miami. The former Boise…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: First line in the sand for 2022

SCOTT SLANT: First line in the sand for 2022

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. Monday, January 10, 2022. Boise State is more or less in the same position it was 20 years ago. And maybe that’s a good thing. Longtime college football writer Brett McMurphy of Stadium unveiled his “2022 Ridiculously Way Too Early Top 25” rankings on Sunday, and we see Fresno State at No. 22…MORE

BOISE STATE: KTIK, IST AND BRONCO NATION NEWS – OFFICIAL PARTNERS

BOISE STATE: KTIK, IST AND BRONCO NATION NEWS – OFFICIAL PARTNERS

KTIK 95.3 FM/1350 AM The Ticket and Bronco Nation News with B.J. Rains have entered into an official business partnership to bring you the best #BoiseState news/video coverage in the Treasure Valley. More details here, including weekly video and social media appearances with Prater (9 a.m. Thursdays) and Ballgame (9 a.m. Mondays).MORE

KELLEN MOORE: JACKSONVILLE COLUMNIST ON THE INTERVIEW PROCESS

KELLEN MOORE: JACKSONVILLE COLUMNIST ON THE INTERVIEW PROCESS

Prater and Mallory have a conversation with longtime Jacksonville sports journalist Gene Frenette (Jacksonville.com, Florida Times-Union, 930 AM The Game). He shares the latest on Kellen Moore, who was scheduled to interview with the Jaguars on Friday night.MORE