BOISE STATE BRONCOS NEWS

Another recruit follows Chris Petersen to Washington

It was last summer when Will Dissly, a defensive lineman from Bozeman (Mont.) High, first met then-Boise State coach Chris Petersen. In early December, Dissly felt comfortable enough with Petersen and the Boise State coaching staff that he made a commitment to the Broncos. Even after Petersen left for Washington, the Huskies’ new coach didn’t stop recruiting Dissly, who had...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State DT Mataele back on scholarship; eligible in 2015

After sitting out the entire 2013 season following a school sanctioned suspension Boise State will welcome back defensive tackle Deuce Mataele. Mataele was set to return to the football program for practices in 2014, but he will not be eligible to play for the Broncos until 2015 according to the NCAA. He will have one final year of eligibility on scholarship. According to The Idaho...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rondell McNair Commits To Boise State

Contra Costa Head Coach Alonzo Carter announced via his twitter account that All Region DE Rondell McNair had committed to Boise State while on his official visit to the Blue. McNair makes the second Junior College DLineman to join the Broncos this weekend alone...
Via boisestate.scout.com
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

National Signing Day: Boise State coaches react to first fax of the day

National signing day is quite an experience and thanks to the world of social media fans can get a chance to see what is happening behind the scenes. Take this video shared by Boise State as the coaches gather around the fax machine awaiting the first fax of the morning. The reaction when quarterback Alex Ogle had his national letter of intent come through sets the tone for the...
Via Crystal Ball Run
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Boise State’s Coaching Staff Had Fun, Went Crazy When First Fax Arrived This Morning

National Signing Day is like Christmas for college football coaches — after literally years of waiting, they finally get to know which recruits are on board and are going to hopefully help them achieve great success. It’s also a crazy day — schools everywhere dust off their fax machines as they wait for letters of intent to roll in, making the news official. This morning, Boise...
Via College Spun
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Baker headlines Petersen's 1st class at Washington

Chris Petersen landed a gem to cap his first recruiting class at Washington. Five-star defensive back Budda Baker, The Associated Press Washington state player of the year, was the top recruit to commit to Petersen and the Huskies during national signing day on Wednesday. Baker announced his commitment on local television on Tuesday night and then confirmed it on Wednesday morning...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Future Bronco QB Talks Signing Day

Jensen Beach HS QB Alex Ogle (Jensen Beach, FL) verbally committed to Boise State a little over a week ago & made it official on Wednesday as he signed with the Broncos. The talented QB says he's ready to work hard, earn the starting position, & bring more wins to The Blue. He spoke to BroncoCountry.com about his commitment to Boise State & his future as a Bronco.
Via boisestate.scout.com
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos Pick Up Late Commit From Oregon Prep

Mike Miller, a 6'5 290lb First Team All State Offensive Lineman from Jesuit HS has reportedly committed to Boise State, according to a report from Northwest Elite Index, a scouting service out of the Portland/Seattle area. Ranked as one of the Top-10 Offensive Linemen in Oregon this past season, Miller, a member of the 2014 signing class, brings Boise State's class to 22 recruits.
Via boisestate.scout.com
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Deonte Burton Remorselessly Posterizes Poor Boise State Defender

You may have not heard of Deonte Burton before today, but this dunk might ensure that he’ll stick around in your memory bank for a while. The senior guard (6’1) from Nevada, who is considered  to be a small school NBA prospect, threw down this absolutely sick jam over a poor Boise State defender last night. It might be one of the best dunks you’ll see this season. [Business...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Nevada’s Deonte Burton throws down Dunk of the Year vs. Boise St.

Instagram Nevada’s Deonte Burton saw your other Dunk of the Year candidates and went all-in Wednesday night against Boise State.  This isn’t even fair.  Science was defied on this dunk.  Everything was defied on this dunk, especially Boise State defender Ryan Watkins.
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Boise State QB Nick Patti transfers to UCF

When it was reported in mid-January that Nick Patti would be leaving the Boise State football program and transferring elsewhere, it was speculated said elsewhere could very well be UCF. Two months later, the AAC school has indeed become that elsewhere. While UCF has not yet confirmed his addition to the roster, Patti took to Twitter over the weekend to confirm that he has enrolled...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Unfunny April Fools Day Jokes: Georgia IS NOT installing silver turf at Stanford Stadium.

From the "That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore" department comes yet another "classic" (and I use the word in the most sarcastic way possible) internet April Fools Day joke: The college football program going all Boise State with their field in some form or another involving their school colors. This time, UGA Football News claims on Twitter that Georgia is installing...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Wacker Sold On Boise State

With success comes attention. As the Boise State men’s basketball team has improved over the years, so too has the exposure for head coach Leon Rice. As speculation grew that he might take the Washington State position, Judson (Tx.) senior forward/center David Wacker remained calm, and more importantly to Bronco fans, committed.
Via boisestate.scout.com
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

*Breaking News* Boise State Lands Top QB

Boise State landed a Top-10 ranked QB in the Nation on Saturday with a pledge from Spokane Washington's Brett Rypien. Rypien, in Boise for the Bronco's Junior Day was without question one of the biggest targets for the Broncos, and instantly becomes the cornerstone to the 2015 recruiting class for the Broncos.
Via boisestate.scout.com
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

*Breaking News* Boise State Lands Top QB

Boise State landed a Top-10 ranked QB in the Nation on Saturday with a pledge from Spokane Washington's Brett Rypien. Rypien, in Boise for the Bronco's Junior Day was without question one of the biggest targets for the Broncos, and instantly becomes the cornerstone to the 2015 recruiting class for the Broncos.
Via boisestate.scout.com
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rypien talks Boise State commitment

Spokane (Wash.) Shadle Park quarterback Brett Rypien attended Boise State’s Junior Day on Saturday and committed to the Broncos while on campus.
Via recruiting.scout.com
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyler Manu Commits on Boise Junior Day

The 2014 Boise State Junior Day has been a huge success for the Broncos, landing not only their QB of the future, but also now one of the State's top Linebacker's to go along with him. Boise State has been watching and recruiting Kyler Manu since he first stepped on a High School football field, and that perseverance paid off.
Via boisestate.scout.com
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Mark Rypien’s nephew, Brett Rypien, commits to Boise State Broncos

New Boise State Broncos’ head coach Bryan Harsin got perhaps his biggest commitment since taking over the program on Sturday night when 4-star quarterback Brett Rypien gave his pledge to the Broncos. Rypien is the nephew of Washington Redskins’ great Mark Rypien. Scott Enyeart first reported the news.
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State Football: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014

It used to be the gospel that when you talked about Boise State football, you talked about a blue carpet on campus and Chris Petersen at the controls of the Broncos offense.Now, the blue carpet remains, several good college players make a living in the NFL, and Petersen left his cushy job in the Potato State for Washington - taking his offensive firepower with him. Enter the Bryan...
Via Football Nation
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Coach Harsin & Staff has already won the recruiting war before it has actual started.

Since becoming a Div 1 school Boise State has done its self well in attracting the right kind of players to its football team, and the city of Boise has much to do with that.  If you have never been to Green Bay the home of the Packers or Lincoln Nebraska, you probably wouldn’t know how much more the community of Boise and its surrounding area have to offer over these well-known...
Via The Blue Turf
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

How I rank the prospects for Boise States next Coach.

If there is one thing to be said about playing great football for so long is all the home grown talent Boise State has to choose from in selecting the next Leader of Bronco Football. Thanks to Boise State University President, Bob Kustra Bronco Nation doesn’t just revolve around the Football team. Mr. Kustra has done a Top job of building every aspect of Boise State University...
Via The Blue Turf
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State deserves a great coach turns out it wasn’t chris peterson.

Great Coaches stay they don’t run off to greener pastures. An old friend of mine and writer here who passed away Thomas Munson use to talk to me about how the ground that Boise sat on was a special ground, that the earth at that spot bred greatness. That the spot where the Boise river flowed near Bronco stadium was hallowed ground that inspired super natural events and efforts...
Via The Blue Turf
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State RB Baltazar transfers to Wazzu

Chris Petersen and a handful of assistants moved from Boise State to the state of Washington this offseason to take over the Huskies football program. Another individual with Broncos ties has now moved on to the same state as well, albeit a couple of hundred miles to the east. Washington State confirmed recent speculation regarding Aaron Baltazar, with the school announcing in...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

USC's Jalen Greene using first spring to get on target

LOS ANGELES -- Jalen Greene didn't need much persuading when USC came knocking. "They didn't really have to sell much," the USC true freshman quarterback said. Greene, an early enrollee, was a longtime Boise State commit. He took extra classes during the fall so that he could graduate from Serra High School early and join head coach Chris Petersen and company on...
Via Fox Sports West
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise St. Coaches on Broncos: The Recruiting Cavalry is Coming!

College football recruiting is, in many ways, a ridiculously silly game. That’s why we like when certain coaches and institutions embrace the absurdity and have some fun with it. Enter Chris Petersen and the Boise St. Broncos football coaching staff. Petersen and his crew jumped on horseback to announce their intent to scour Idaho and make its best Broncos. What  else would you...
Via Legend of Cecilio Guante
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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