Category Archives: Local News

PREP RALLY: COACH MIKE ALTIERI, BOISE FOOTBALL

PREP RALLY: COACH MIKE ALTIERI, BOISE FOOTBALL

EVERY THURSDAY ON IST: Third-year Boise High football coach Mike Altieri joins Prater and Mallory for our Mountain West Bank Prep Rally segment. The Brave are 2-0 going into a Friday night game against Owyhee – hoping to start 3-0 for the first time since 1987.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Blowing the roof off the Big House

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Blowing the roof off the Big House

Presented by FRANZ WITTE NURSERY. This Day In Sports…September 1, 2007, 15 years ago today: Regarded as the biggest upset in the history of college football, Appalachian State goes into the “Big House” at Michigan and stuns the No. 5 Wolverines 34-32 before 109,000 fans. The two-time defending Division I-AA (now FCS) national champions dominated…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: The trench that will tell the tale

SCOTT SLANT: The trench that will tell the tale

Presented by FRANZ WITTE NURSERY. Wednesday Weekly: August 31, 2022. Boise State’s chances against Oregon State Saturday night start with the Broncos defensive line. Talented and deep, it has to deal with one of the best offensive lines in the Pac-12. Boise State has a chance to field its best top-to-bottom D-line in 10 years,…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Houston Nutt’s one interesting season

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Houston Nutt’s one interesting season

Presented by FRANZ WITTE NURSERY. This Day In Sports…August 30, 1997, 25 years ago today: Houston Nutt makes his debut as head coach at Boise State, watching his team fall to Cal State-Northridge 63-23 before a record crowd of almost 27,000 in newly-expanded Bronco Stadium. It was a stunning rout, but Boise State would rebound…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: One of Albert Pujols’ early accomplishments

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: One of Albert Pujols’ early accomplishments

Presented by COMMERCIAL TIRE. This Day In Sports…August 29, 2004: Albert Pujols becomes only the fourth player in big league history to collect 100 RBIs in each of his first four seasons, joining Hall of Famers Al Simmons, Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams. Pujols did it with his 40th home run of the season, a solo…MORE

BRONCO NATION NEWS REPORT WITH B.J. RAINS

BRONCO NATION NEWS REPORT WITH B.J. RAINS

Boise State reporter B.J. Rains (BroncoNationNews) joins Prater and Mallory for his weekly conversation – this time predicting key stat leaders for the Broncos this football season. Can QB Hank Bachmeier pass for 3,500 yards and 25 TDs?MORE

BSU SCHEDULE: PREVIEWING OPPONENTS, ONE DAY AT A TIME (BYU)

BSU SCHEDULE: PREVIEWING OPPONENTS, ONE DAY AT A TIME (BYU)

NEW BOISE STATE FOOTBALL SERIES: Salt Lake City radio analyst and former BYU/NFL player Hans Olsen (Weiser High) joins Prater and Mallory for a conversation about the Cougars’ roster. Boise State and BYU play this season – possibly for the last time. Friday’s preview: Colorado StateMORE