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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

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The alleged ‘victory lap’ at Mackay

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: The alleged ‘victory lap’ at Mackay

Presented by COMMERCIAL TIRE. This Day In Sports…November 7, 1987: Another takeover of Reno’s Mackay Stadium by Boise State fans. The faithful were treated to a 36-31 victory over Nevada (then Nevada-Reno) in Skip Hall’s first year as head coach. The Broncos took the lead midway through the second quarter and would not relinquish it,…MORE

BOISE STATE FOOTBALL: KOREY HALL ON JOINING THE ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME

BOISE STATE FOOTBALL: KOREY HALL ON JOINING THE ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME

Former Boise State football star Korey Hall, who also won a Super Bowl with the Green Bay Packers, joins Prater and Mallory for a conversation about his induction into the Boise State Athletics Hall of Fame. Hall shares stories about his evening, his recruitment and his college roommate – Andy Avalos.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 NFL prospect on the Broncos’ roster. The list starts with safety JL Skinner … followed by a strong debate over a half dozen other players.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: AP goes big 10 months after the Fiesta Bowl

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: AP goes big 10 months after the Fiesta Bowl

Presented by ZAMZOWS. This Day In Sports…November 4, 2007, 15 years ago today: Adrian Peterson, the rookie out of Oklahoma, sets a new NFL single-game rushing record with 296 yards in the Minnesota Vikings’ 35-17 win over the San Diego Chargers. After a modest 43 yards at halftime, Peterson exploded for 253 in the second…MORE

BOBBY DYE: LEGENDARY COACH JOINS IST FOR HALL-OF-FAME MEMORIES

BOBBY DYE: LEGENDARY COACH JOINS IST FOR HALL-OF-FAME MEMORIES

Former Boise State basketball coaching legend Bobby Dye, now 85, joins Prater and Mallory in the KTIK studio for a trip down memory lane. Dye, who led the Broncos to three NCAA appearances between 1988-1994, will be inducted into the Boise State Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night.MORE

PREP RALLY: COACH BILL BROCK, MIDDLETON FOOTBALL

PREP RALLY: COACH BILL BROCK, MIDDLETON FOOTBALL

EVERY THURSDAY DURING THE SEASON: Middleton High football coach Bill Brock, in his 23rd season with the Vikings, joins Prater and Mallory to talk about a 5A state playoff quarterfinal against undefeated Meridian on Friday night. MORE

CRAIG THOMPSON: COMMISSIONER & CFP EXECUTIVE ON THE NFL-CFB TV BATTLE

CRAIG THOMPSON: COMMISSIONER & CFP EXECUTIVE ON THE NFL-CFB TV BATTLE

Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson, also a member of the College Football Playoff management committee that is working on future expansion, joins Prater and Mallory for a conversation about the NFL and college football – and what’s going to happen on your TV set in the next few seasons.MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Brooklyn is relevant again in major pro sports

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Brooklyn is relevant again in major pro sports

Presented by VETERANS PLUMBING. This Day In Sports…November 3, 2012, 10 years ago today: The most anticipated Brooklyn sports event in a more than a half-century brings the borough a victory, as the Nets debut in their new Barclays Center home with a 107-100 win over the Toronto Raptors. It was a star-studded affair that…MORE