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Boise State Athletics:
Joe Hanstad scored a career-high 19 points in the first start of his Bronco career, freshman Anthony Drmic recorded his first-career double-double and Boise State earned its first conference victory.
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As Boise State's 2011-2012 basketball team is dominated by younger players, it's fitting that freshman Joe Hanstad led the Broncos to their first MWC win. Boise State shocked an Air Force team that had defeated the Broncos by 15 points last month.
Boise State has faced each of the Mountain West teams this season and unfortunately for Coach Leon Rice and the Broncos, every one resulted in a loss. Boise State, which lost to Air Force at home by 15 points, will try to do better on the road when they face the Falcons Saturday night.
The Boise State wrestling team (3-8, 1-5 Pac-12) will travel to Stillwater, Okla., for the NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duels Regional where they will face No. 6/7 (NWCA/Intermat) Ohio State in the first round, Sunday Feb. 12 at 1 p.m. (CT) While the opponents are unknown at this point, the second round and championship matches are slated for 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively.
The Boise State wrestling team (4-9) split two matches at the National Duels Regional in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday. The Broncos fell in the first round to No. 7 Ohio State 26-9 before topping Chattanooga 25-17. The Broncos were in a six-team regional bracket with No. 1 seed Oklahoma State, No. 2 Nebraska, No. 3 Ohio State, No. 4 Wyoming and No. 5 Chattanooga.
Three Broncos earn wins at Boise State Team Challenge, Emma Bates sets school record at Husky Invite
The Boise State men's tennis team (7-1) capped a three-win weekend with a 7-0 victory over arch-rival No. 66 Idaho at the Boas Tennis Center, Saturday.
The Boise State women's tennis team (4-1) took down Eastern Washington in a 7-0 sweep at the Boas Tennis Center, Friday.
Aubray Zell pitched Boise State to a 3-0 victory against UC Davis Sunday, at the Aggie Stampede. Zell surrendered just three hits and did not walk a batter in a complete-game effort for her second shutout of the young season.
The Boise State men's tennis team (6-1) earned two wins against Montana State and Idaho State at the Boas Tennis Center, Friday. The Broncos started the day with a 6-1 win over the Bobcats before defeating the Bengals, 7-0.
Michael Lyons tallied 24 points, but Boise State topped Air Force 72-61 on Saturday night.
Junior Alicia Leipprandt (Ubly, Mich.) scored a game-high 22 points, but the Air Force women's basketball team dropped an 83-59 decision to Boise State Saturday afternoon at Taco Bell Arena.
Boise State softball split a pair of games on the second day of the season Saturday, defeating Nevada 7-3 and falling to Loyola Marymount 10-9 in 10 innings. The Broncos (3-1) got four hits each from Tara Glover, Devon Bridges and Jordan Kreiger on the day.
The Boise State men's golf team will square off against Western Illinois and Oral Roberts in a single-round tri-duel to open the 2012 spring season, Saturday.
The Boise State women's tennis team (5-1) defeated its in-state rival, Idaho, 5-2 at the Boas Tennis Center, Saturday.
The Boise State women won their second straight, defeating Air Force Academy 83-59 Saturday at Taco Bell Arena.