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THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Opening Night for the Idaho Stampede 

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Opening Night for the Idaho Stampede 

Presented by COMMERCIAL TIRE. This Day In Sports…November 14, 1997, 25 years ago today: Pro hoops comes to the Treasure Valley, as the Idaho Stampede make their Continental Basketball Association debut at the Idaho Center before more than 6,000 fans. The Stampede were led by former Boise State coach Bobby Dye, in his final season…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 (at Nevada on Saturday), basketball (vs. Washington State on Saturday in Downtown Boise) and new Mountain West commissioner Gloria Nevarez.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: 28-3 deficit, Boise State style

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: 28-3 deficit, Boise State style

Presented by ZAMZOWS. This Day In Sports…November 11, 2017, five years ago today: Boise State’s biggest comeback as an FBS school, as the Broncos rally from 25 points down late in the first half to stun Colorado State in overtime 59-52. There were actually two 25-point deficits as the Rams were racking up a staggering…MORE

PREP RALLY: COACH CHRIS CULIG, ROCKY MOUNTAIN FOOTBALL

PREP RALLY: COACH CHRIS CULIG, ROCKY MOUNTAIN FOOTBALL

EVERY THURSDAY DURING THE SEASON: Rocky Mountain High football coach Chris Culig joins Prater and Mallory for a conversation about this week’s 5A state semifinal playoff game against defending champion Rigby. Treasure Valley area teams Meridian, Mountain View, Bishop Kelly, Homedale, Weiser and Garden Valley also play semifinal games this weekend. MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Historic meltdown on the scoreboard

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Historic meltdown on the scoreboard

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. This Day In Sports…November 10, 2007, 15 years ago today: Navy and North Texas combine to score the most points in regulation in FBS history—136 of them—when the Midshipmen outduel the Mean Green, 74-62 in Denton, Tex. North Texas quarterback Giovanni Vizza tossed eight touchdowns and threw for 478 yards, while…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Broncos offense poised to reload in Reno?

SCOTT SLANT: Broncos offense poised to reload in Reno?

Presented by BACON BOISE. Wednesday Weekly: November 9, 2022. One man’s opinion: Boise State’s offense is poised to get untracked again at Nevada Saturday night. The Broncos gained only 79 yards in the first half against BYU, thanks to three-and-outs and the fact they hardly had the ball. But Boise State really got in a…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The Broncos-Wolf Pack rivalry revs up

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The Broncos-Wolf Pack rivalry revs up

Presented by BACON BOISE. This Day In Sports…November 8, 1980: In a showdown for the Big Sky lead at sold-out Bronco Stadium, two of the greatest running backs in Big Sky history face off against each other: Boise State’s Cedric Minter and Nevada’s Frank Hawkins. Hawkins carried the load for the Wolf Pack and rushed…MORE