Category Archives: Podcast

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Live from the Boise Off-Road & Outdoor Expo, Bob shares the story of QB Maddux Madsen and his journey back from knee injury in Bronco Focus, BNN Report with B.J. – we debate what San Jose State point guard transfer Alvaro Cardenas adds to the Broncos’ basketball roster, how long could Johnny survive in the woods (a three-day weekend?), BYU has a practice (not a policy) of hiring only LDS coaches – how do fans feel about that, Steelheads close out regular season with two home games

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Live from the Boise Off-Road & Outdoor Expo, Bob shares the story of QB Maddux Madsen and his journey back from knee injury in Bronco Focus, BNN Report with B.J. – we debate what San Jose State point guard transfer Alvaro Cardenas adds to the Broncos’ basketball roster, how long could Johnny survive in the woods (a three-day weekend?), BYU has a practice (not a policy) of hiring only LDS coaches – how do fans feel about that, Steelheads close out regular season with two home games

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State has three quarterbacks competing for one starting spot – do we expect CJ Tiller, Maddux Madsen or Malachi Nelson to hit the transfer portal, Madsen talks about the QB room – and the knee injury that derailed his 2023 season, basketball lands former San Jose State guard Alvaro Cardenas from the portal – can he be a difference-maker for the Broncos, Bob with emerging linebacker Jake Ripp in Bronco Focus, Steelheads coach Everett Sheen on the final two games of the regular season, Spencer Danielson’s first pitch

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State has three quarterbacks competing for one starting spot – do we expect CJ Tiller, Maddux Madsen or Malachi Nelson to hit the transfer portal, Madsen talks about the QB room – and the knee injury that derailed his 2023 season, basketball lands former San Jose State guard Alvaro Cardenas from the portal – can he be a difference-maker for the Broncos, Bob with emerging linebacker Jake Ripp in Bronco Focus, Steelheads coach Everett Sheen on the final two games of the regular season, Spencer Danielson’s first pitch

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State quarterback CJ Tiller visits RoePaint.com Studio to talk about spring camp competition, leadership and life – and starting the Spring Game, Boise area man and longtime CBS Sports cameraman Mark Bowden live from Augusta National, Wednesday at the Masters is an underappreciated day in sports, Bob talks to emerging tight end Matt Lauter in Bronco Focus, Idaho State coach Cody Hawkins on his improving football team, how do we feel about Ashton Jeanty returning punts

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State quarterback CJ Tiller visits RoePaint.com Studio to talk about spring camp competition, leadership and life – and starting the Spring Game, Boise area man and longtime CBS Sports cameraman Mark Bowden live from Augusta National, Wednesday at the Masters is an underappreciated day in sports, Bob talks to emerging tight end Matt Lauter in Bronco Focus, Idaho State coach Cody Hawkins on his improving football team, how do we feel about Ashton Jeanty returning punts

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State football and the safety/nickel position – we hear from Ty Benefield on his killer mentality and Zion Washington on his expanding role with the Broncos, the BSU offense and TE Matt Lauter dominated Tuesday’s spring camp practice, Tiger is approaching another Masters – how do you rank your expectations and fandom these days, do you like/dislike UConn coach Dan Hurley, interview with our IST Bracket Challenge winner (Spencer picked 49 of 63 possible games)

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State football and the safety/nickel position – we hear from Ty Benefield on his killer mentality and Zion Washington on his expanding role with the Broncos, the BSU offense and TE Matt Lauter dominated Tuesday’s spring camp practice, Tiger is approaching another Masters – how do you rank your expectations and fandom these days, do you like/dislike UConn coach Dan Hurley, interview with our IST Bracket Challenge winner (Spencer picked 49 of 63 possible games)

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Albertsons Stadium facing massive changes with its north end-zone project – that could mean fewer seats and higher ticket prices, what are Boise State football fans thinking about the changes, George Holani’s agent joins IST to talk about his medical past and his NFL Draft expectations later this month, March Madness – women’s final draws historic audience and men’s season comes down to big-man battle between UConn-Purdue, Baseball with Bob (after attending two Giants games over the weekend)

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Albertsons Stadium facing massive changes with its north end-zone project – that could mean fewer seats and higher ticket prices, what are Boise State football fans thinking about the changes, George Holani’s agent joins IST to talk about his medical past and his NFL Draft expectations later this month, March Madness – women’s final draws historic audience and men’s season comes down to big-man battle between UConn-Purdue, Baseball with Bob (after attending two Giants games over the weekend)

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: We honor four monster days of Final Four basketball by anticipating record TV viewership for the women – and wondering if anyone can beat the UConn men, Boise State assistant coach Mike Burns with his scouting report from the Final Four in Phoenix, B.J. (BNN Report) on what BSU basketball coaches are looking for in the transfer portal – and when we can expect news, two stories about what makes Spencer Danielson special. NOTE: FINAL FOUR COVERAGE BEGINS AT 1 P.M. SATURDAY ON KTIK

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: We honor four monster days of Final Four basketball by anticipating record TV viewership for the women – and wondering if anyone can beat the UConn men, Boise State assistant coach Mike Burns with his scouting report from the Final Four in Phoenix, B.J. (BNN Report) on what BSU basketball coaches are looking for in the transfer portal – and when we can expect news, two stories about what makes Spencer Danielson special. NOTE: FINAL FOUR COVERAGE BEGINS AT 1 P.M. SATURDAY ON KTIK

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State WR Austin Bolt (Borah High) talks about his fresh approach to a new year – he’s finally confident and healthy going into the 2024 season, more info on what the Bills have planned for Khalil Shakir and receiving production after this week’s Diggs trade, Bob with coach Tim Keane and his vision for the offensive line in Bronco Focus, Steelheads’ A.J. White in the RoePaint.com Studio to talk about six hockey seasons in Boise – five as captain, BSU’s north end-zone project gets some clarity, per report

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State WR Austin Bolt (Borah High) talks about his fresh approach to a new year – he’s finally confident and healthy going into the 2024 season, more info on what the Bills have planned for Khalil Shakir and receiving production after this week’s Diggs trade, Bob with coach Tim Keane and his vision for the offensive line in Bronco Focus, Steelheads’ A.J. White in the RoePaint.com Studio to talk about six hockey seasons in Boise – five as captain, BSU’s north end-zone project gets some clarity, per report

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State WR Latrell Caples in studio to talk about the emotions of an Achilles injury – and how he hopes to turn this fall into a launchpad for an NFL career, Caples on former teammate Khalil Shakir and his new expectations with the Bills, the day’s big debate – is Shakir ready to be WR1 in Buffalo, Bob talks to running back Breezy Dubar in Bronco Focus, former BSU basketball player Daequon Montreal on becoming the new AD at CSI, the big-man role in this weekend’s Final Four

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State WR Latrell Caples in studio to talk about the emotions of an Achilles injury – and how he hopes to turn this fall into a launchpad for an NFL career, Caples on former teammate Khalil Shakir and his new expectations with the Bills, the day’s big debate – is Shakir ready to be WR1 in Buffalo, Bob talks to running back Breezy Dubar in Bronco Focus, former BSU basketball player Daequon Montreal on becoming the new AD at CSI, the big-man role in this weekend’s Final Four

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State kicker Jonah Dalmas is chasing Mountain West and NCAA records – he knows it, he talks about it and he uses it as motivation, Broncos’ DE Ahmed Hassanein might be the strongest player on the team and has bench press numbers to show it, Caitlin Clark vs. LSU sets all-time viewership record for women’s basketball, Bob shares a conversation with WR Prince Strachan in Bronco Focus, what’s your favorite hotel in Vegas (in honor of the Tropicana closing for a new A’s stadium)

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Boise State kicker Jonah Dalmas is chasing Mountain West and NCAA records – he knows it, he talks about it and he uses it as motivation, Broncos’ DE Ahmed Hassanein might be the strongest player on the team and has bench press numbers to show it, Caitlin Clark vs. LSU sets all-time viewership record for women’s basketball, Bob shares a conversation with WR Prince Strachan in Bronco Focus, what’s your favorite hotel in Vegas (in honor of the Tropicana closing for a new A’s stadium)

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IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Mountain West commissioner Gloria Nevarez on the issues of today – NCAAs, basketball scheduling, CFP revenue for G5 programs and the latest on Oregon State/Washington State, Bob profiles senior cornerback A’Marion McCoy in Bronco Focus, Final Four observations – can anyone beat UConn, recapturing the spirit of former NC State basketball coach Jim Valvano, the Caitlin Clark-Angel Reese dynamic, honoring April Fools’ Day with some of sports’ top trick plays, Weekend Winners & Losers

IST WITH PRATER & THE BALLGAME: Mountain West commissioner Gloria Nevarez on the issues of today – NCAAs, basketball scheduling, CFP revenue for G5 programs and the latest on Oregon State/Washington State, Bob profiles senior cornerback A’Marion McCoy in Bronco Focus, Final Four observations – can anyone beat UConn, recapturing the spirit of former NC State basketball coach Jim Valvano, the Caitlin Clark-Angel Reese dynamic, honoring April Fools’ Day with some of sports’ top trick plays, Weekend Winners & Losers

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