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NCAA Rules Prevent Fans From Providing Aid To Homeless Football Player

When local Idaho TV station KTVB aired the inspirational story of Antoine Turner, a number of fans reached out to offer their support to the young Boise State football player. There’s only one problem: under NCAA rules, they can’t give it to him. Turner, 21, lost his mother to cancer at the age of four and was displaced from his home city of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina...
Via NESN.com
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA prohibits Boise State fans from helping homeless player

Boise State recruit Antoine Turner is currently homeless. He will not be officially enrolled at Boise State until he arrives on campus in June, so he is left to stay at motels and in his girlfriend’s car until the school year begins. And if you want to help him out, well, you can’t — NCAA […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA Approves Boise State’s Request To Help Homeless Football Player

Yesterday we told you about Antoine Turner, as Boise State football player who has lived a terribly rough life and finds himself homeless for the second time. After his story was aired on a local news station a school compliance officer issued a statement discouraging fans from offering assistance due to potential violations of NCAA improper gifts rules. Now, the NCAA has announced...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA says Boise State can immediately help homeless Antoine Turner

The NCAA has finally decided to act after a lot of public pressure and now they say Boise State may provide immediate assistance to Antoine Turner, an incoming football player. The NCAA sent this tweet on Wednesday after Turner’s story began receiving attention this week: After Boise State's request last night, the school may provide […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA rules prevent fans from assisting homeless Boise State recruit.

(Via KTVB) Antoine Turner has overcome a lot in his life to get where his now – a recruit for the Boise State football team. He will join the team this summer. However, after losing his mother at age 4, being estranged from his father, and surviving Hurricane Katrina, Turner finds himself homeless until he starts summer school at the college.  After his story aired on a local...
Via Sports-Kings
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Boise State Grad Paints Replica Of Broncos Blue Field On Her Cap

Over the past two decades, Boise State’s football program has been one of the most consistent in the nation, with the Broncos posting nine top 25 finishes and two BCS bowl victories. So it should come as no surprise that high school students in the area are choosing to attend the school based on its pigskin prowess. One woman named Lindsey Lankford, who claims she chose the school...
Via College Spun
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Homeless recruit who got Boise State scholarship: 'I want to inspire'

Antoine Turner will graduate from Fullerton College next week and then join Boise State's football team as a promising defensive tackle on a full-ride athletic scholarship. This should be the ride of his life. Instead, Sunday night, Turner slept in his girlfriend's car. Turner crashed there because he is homeless - again. He upgrades to cheap motels only on nights his girlfriend...
Via Fox Sports West
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Homeless recruit who got Boise State scholarship: 'I want to inspire'

Antoine Turner will graduate from Fullerton College next week and then join Boise State's football team as a promising defensive tackle on a full-ride athletic scholarship. This should be the ride of his life. Instead, Sunday night, Turner slept in his girlfriend's car. Turner crashed there because he is homeless - again. He upgrades to cheap motels only on nights his girlfriend...
Via Fox Sports West
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Linebacker Pint to transfer out of Boise State football program

Sophomore linebacker Andrew Pint has decided to transfer out of the Boise State football program. He has not decided on a destination. He was one of nine returning scholarship linebackers competing for two lineup spots. "I just want to get a fresh start somewhere that I can make a big impact," Pint said via text message. Pint is from Highlands Ranch, Colo. He was suspended for...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State president blasts NCAA reform in letter to media

Boise State's president issued a scathing criticism of NCAA reforms Wednesday night, seemingly accusing the commissioners of the SEC and Big Ten of “calling the shots.” Bob Kustra spent more than three pages ripping Big Five conferences in an email sent to media outlets. The correspondence came less than 24 hours after Pac-12 presidents called upon their Big Five peers to quickly...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise president says he was calling out SEC, Big Ten commissioners

For the record, Boise State president Bob Kustra was calling out Jim Delany and Mike Slive on Wednesday. In a criticism of NCAA reforms distributed to media, Kustra -- somewhat cryptically -- referred to “two of the conferences taking the lead in calling the shots for the others.” Kustra told CBSSports.com he was definitely talking about the SEC and Big Ten commissioners, largely...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State football player arrested by police

oise Police arrested Mathew Boesen, a redshirt freshman linebacker for the Boise State football team, on Thursday evening. Boesen has been charged with misdemeanor inattentive or careless driving and misdemeanor resisting or obstructing officers. He was booked in the Ada County Jail on Thursday and released the same night.
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Coeur d'Alene linebacker commits to Boise State football

Coeur d'Alene High football player Drew Berger committed to play at Boise State on Wednesday afternoon, he told the Idaho Statesman. The 6-foot-1, 223-pound senior is projected as a middle linebacker at Boise State and is considered a three-star prospect by Scout.com. Berger said his only other offer was from Idaho. He said he was waiting on an offer from Washington State, but...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Orange is the new black for Boise State helmet

As we get closer and closer to the start of a new season, we are still seeing plenty of uniform news break on a daily basis it seems. It is not always easy on the eye (ahem, Kansas), but Boise State revealed a brand new orange helmet to be worn for the season opener in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff against Ole Miss. Check it out… Introducing the new Orange helmet we will debut for the...
Via The Student Section
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Unveils Orange Helmets For Ole Miss Game

Boise State will wear these NIKE orange lids for their August 28th matchup with Ole Miss. Seems like they might want to send the helmets back as they already appear broken. [@BSURecruits]   The post Boise State Unveils Orange Helmets For Ole Miss Game appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Orange is the new black for Boise State helmet

As we get closer and closer to the start of a new season, we are still seeing plenty of uniform news break on a daily basis it seems. It is not always easy on the eye (ahem, Kansas), but Boise State revealed a brand new orange helmet to be worn for the season opener in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff against Ole Miss. Check it out… Introducing the new Orange helmet we will debut for the...
Via Bloguin Best
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Check Out Boise State’s New Orange And Silver Helmet Broncos Will Wear Against Ole Miss

Boise State opens the 2014 college football season Aug. 28 against Ole Miss. The Broncos will face the Rebels at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, and they’ll do so in style.  This morning, the program unveiled a new orange and silver helmet to be worn for the first game of the season.  Check it out:  Introducing the new Orange helmet we will debut for the Ole Miss game on August...
Via College Spun
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Unveils New Orange Helmets For Ole Miss Game

Boise State Broncos unveil new orange helmets for the Ole Miss game to kickoff the season.
Via Gamedayr
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Unveils Scintillating Orange Helmet for Ole Miss Game

Boise State might have lost head coach Chris Petersen to Washington and some of the national attention has died down, but the Broncos have no intention of becoming lost in the shuffle of average non-power conference teams. As the fringe top 25 team prepares for a tough season opener against Ole Miss, they unveiled a vibrant, yet scintillating orange helmet for the game. The design...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Unveils Orange Helmet for Opener Against Ole Miss

Boise State opens the 2014 season with a highly anticipated showdown against Ole Miss on Thursday, Aug. 28.And the Broncos will open the season with...
Via Athlon Sports
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Broncos: 2014 Season Betting Odds And Predictions

Boise State Broncos betting odds and predictions for the upcoming 2014 season.
Via Gamedayr
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Broncos 2014 Betting Odds

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Via Next Impulse Sports
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State vs. Ole Miss – Game Time, TV Schedule, Line, Predictions

No cake game here. Ole Miss vs. Boise State may not be the sexiest college football affair of the opening weekend, but it may be one of the more competitive. The Rebels, ranked 18th in the country according to the AP Poll, will no doubt have their hands full with the Broncos. No, Boise State does not have coach Chris Petersen at the helm – he left for Washington after last season...
Via College Spun
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Harsin to write next chapter at Boise State

When Bryan Harsin finally made the sobering decision to sit down and figure out how much money he was earning, living at the base of the Blue Mountains in government housing for $10 a month and getting free cable were certainly nice perks as part of his first job as a small-college assistant coach. But averaging a measly 38 cents for all the hours he was putting in as an assistant...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

A perfect storm is brewing in Bronco Nation.

Note I started this article 10 days ago but as I went through it I thought many would find this just all to rosy, but now even before the silent period has ended one of my high profile recruits has already decomitted from A&M and given a strong verbal to Boise State. With that now having come to pass allow me to dream with you all a little.      While many fan bases...
Via The Blue Turf
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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