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SCOTT SLANT: Nevada gets burned by the Rice cooker

SCOTT SLANT: Nevada gets burned by the Rice cooker

Presented by BBSI BOISE. Wednesday Weekly: January 18, 2023. You can’t talk about Boise State’s 77-62 win over Nevada Tuesday night without talking about Max Rice, the coach’s son who’s only starting because of favoritism from his dad, Leon. I jest, of course. (That couldn’t be further from the truth.) Max was in rarified air…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Another bad day for basketball’s Bad Boy

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Another bad day for basketball’s Bad Boy

Presented by COMMERCIAL TIRE. This Day In Sports…January 17, 1997: The NBA issues an 11-game suspension to Chicago Bulls forward Dennis Rodman for kicking cameraman Eugene Amos in the groin during a game at Minnesota. After a missed free throw, Rodman went after the rebound and tripped over some camera equipment that was sitting just…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 the new videoboard inside Albertsons Stadium (will be done for the Spring Game) and other behind-the-scenes news inside the athletic department.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Hutchison hits new scoring heights

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Hutchison hits new scoring heights

Presented by ZAMZOWS. This Day In Sports…January 13, 2018, five years ago today: Chandler Hutchison breaks a 47-year-old Boise State record with 44 points in an 83-80 win over San Diego State at sold-out Taco Bell Arena. Hutchison scored the Broncos’ first 16 points of the game, had 25 at halftime, tied the record on…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The Rams punch their ticket back to L.A.

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The Rams punch their ticket back to L.A.

Presented by BBSI BOISE. This Day In Sports…January 12, 2016: A two-year grind of rumors and angst come to an end as NFL owners vote 30-2 to allow the St. Louis Rams to move back to Los Angeles. Owners chose the Rams’ plan for a new stadium in Inglewood over one in Carson proposed by…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Deggie digs in deeper in MW play

SCOTT SLANT: Deggie digs in deeper in MW play

Presented by BACON BOISE. Wednesday Weekly: January 11, 2023. Workouts for Boise State’s Tyson Degenhart last summer were mostly about taking his three-point shooting to the next level. Degenhart shot a very respectable 38 percent from deep last season on his way to Mountain West Freshman of the Year honors. But a lot has been…MORE

CHARLES LENO JR.: WALTER PAYTON NFL MAN OF THE YEAR NOMINEE

CHARLES LENO JR.: WALTER PAYTON NFL MAN OF THE YEAR NOMINEE

Washington Commanders starting left tackle Charles Leno Jr., a former Boise State standout, joins Prater and Mallory to share his journey as a Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee. Leno, who didn’t miss a snap this season, has several ways for fans to get involved with the honor.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The Hall wait ends for Hammerin’ Harmon

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The Hall wait ends for Hammerin’ Harmon

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. This Day In Sports…January 10, 1984: A massive sigh of relief for Payette’s Harmon Killebrew, who is finally elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his fourth year of eligibility. Every year he was passed over it was a little more discouraging, but there was elation at the end. He…MORE