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SCOTT SLANT: Down year ahead for the Mountain West?

SCOTT SLANT: Down year ahead for the Mountain West?

Presented by POOL SCOUTS. Wednesday Weekly: April 20, 2022. The good news for Bronco Nation in ESPN’s first FPI rankings for 2022: Boise State is the highest-ranked Mountain West team. The bad news: the Broncos are only No. 47, and the rest of the conference drops off a cliff after that. How about Fresno State…MORE

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Milestone birthday for a bulldog of a running back

THIS DAY IN SPORTS: Milestone birthday for a bulldog of a running back

Presented by BACON BOISE. This Day In Sports…March 3, 1962: The birthday of Herschel Walker, a three-time Consensus All-American and winner of the 1982 Heisman Trophy. Walker is ranked as one of the greatest college football players of all time after rushing for 5,259 yards and 49 touchdowns in just three seasons with Georgia. The…MORE

KTIK Diamond Dig Official Rules

95.3 The Ticket’s “Diamond Dig 12” ON-AIR APP ContestOfficial Rules A complete copy of these rules can be obtained by contacting radio station KTIK-FM (“Station”),1419 W Bannock St, Boise, ID 83702, during available business hours Monday through Friday, on the Station website www.95.3THETICKET.com, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the above address. The…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Last mention of the sponsor

Presented by GREENWOOD’S SKI HAUS. Monday, December 20, 2021. Props to the Idaho Statesman for its editorial on the ills of Barstool Sports. And bad on me for not knowing more about the sponsor of the Arizona Bowl. All I really knew of Barstool was some of its ridiculous and inflammatory tweets. I hadn’t taken…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Special teams are a thing

Presented by HOFFMAN AUTO BODY. Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Here is today’s Scott Slant column. It’s a difficult day in Boise, and this is low-priority right now. Read on if you like, and please keep yesterday’s victims in your thoughts. There was no better conversation-starter for this week’s Boise State-Colorado State game than what happened…MORE

SCOTT SLANT: Where to from here?

Presented by TRI-STATE ELECTRIC. Monday, October 4, 2021. After the loss at Air Force in 2014 and the one at home to Virginia in 2017, I prematurely suggested that Boise State’s “golden era” had passed. In each case, the Broncos recovered, winning a Fiesta Bowl and Las Vegas Bowl in those two seasons. I’m not…MORE