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Boise State Football: Does Finley starting at qb create a bad example?

With the conclusion of the Mountain West Media Days, one thing that is becoming more clear for the Boise State football team is who will be starting at quarterback when the season starts. Ryan Finley is the front runner for the starting spot according to head coach Bryan Harsin. Remember, Finley was arrested in the offseason for resisting arrest after being caught for drinking underage...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State QB frontrunner expected to be eligible

Boise State Broncos quarterback Ryan Finley may have some alcohol-related misdemeanors to worry about, but it shouldn’t affect his eligibility. Speaking to B.J. Rains of the Idaho Press, head football coach Bryan Harsin said that Finley would not be suspended and was eligible to play in the team’s season opener against Washington. “Because of what’s happened and where the...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State carries Group of 5 banner to MWC media days

To say that Boise State is one of the most dominate teams outside of the Power Five conferences would be an understatement. Since the 2007 season, the Broncos have become a household name. They defeated the Oklahoma Sooners in upset fashion in the Fiesta Bowl that year. There had even been talks of Boise State being the in the BCS national championship for many of those seasons afterwards...
Via Campus Sports Net
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Looks To Take The Next Step; Eyes College Football Playoff

Some thought transitioning from former coach Chris Petersen would bring troubled times to the Boise State program. Petersen, who built the Boise State football program during his eight-year tenure that included a Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award in 2010, handed the keys to Bryan Harsin, who kept the winning standard going during his first year as head coach. Boise State took home...
Via The Blue Turf
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Football: Embrace the past to attack the future

In life we all learn from our experiences, both good and bad. We don’t necessarily live in the past, yet we do use the past experiences as motivation and learning tools to move forward. Often times we grab those “hard” experiences and use it to feed us with energy. (Much like when we eat carbohydrates for energy before we attack a workout). The Boise State football team too...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Football: Jeremy McNichols will step up at running back in 2015

In 2014 the Boise State football program had quite the running attack. Their main man, Jay Ajayi led them to an overall great season with a Fiesta Bowl victory against Arizona in January. With that said however, Ajayi decided to go out with a “bang,” forgoing his senior season with the Broncos to enter the NFL Draft (in which he was picked by the Miami Dolphins). With Ajayi...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

SQ College Football Top-25 Preview: #25 Boise State

It's mid-July and that means college football season is right around the corner. Here at SQ, we're all about getting our readers informed and giving them great analysis. With that in mind we've put together our own top-25 college football rankings and will preview each of those teams over the next few weeks. Today the countdown starts with #25 Boise State.Team: Boise StateSQ Ranking...
Via The Sports Quotient
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Boise State Field Changes From Blue To Green

Video of Boise State field changing from its iconic blue to green for an upcoming soccer match.
Via Gamedayr
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State’s blue turf is going green

Boise State’s iconic blue turf field is going green — at least temporarily. And before you ask, no, this has nothing to do with recycling. Albertsons Stadium, the 36,387 seat venue that plays host to Broncos home games, will have its trademark blue surface covered up in order to host a an international club soccer match between Spanish club Atletico Bilbao and Mexican Club Tijuana...
Via Campus Sports Net
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Football: Why coach Harsin is exactly what the program needed

With one season down under the control of Coach Bryan Harsin the Boise State Football team is once again on the rise amongst the nation’s great teams. Is it that much of a surprise that coach Harsin could come in and make an immediate impact? Those who have followed the Boise State Football team closely throughout the last decade would say that coach Harsin is exactly what this...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State coach installs blue basketball court at home

Boise State Broncos head football coach Bryan Harsin wants the Broncos fans to know that he is all in with the team. While Harsin is focused on how Boise State performs on the gridiron, asking for a 100-yard blue turf field at your home would be a little excessive. So, instead, Harsin showed off his school pride by getting a blue basketball court installed. It’s pretty fantastic...
Via Campus Sports Net
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Boise State Football Coach Bryan Harsin Had A Blue Basketball Court Installed In His Yard

Boise State football has been one of the sport’s preeminent small conference programs for over a decade now, but some still best recognize the Broncos for their bright blue turf field. That unique surface is certainly a big part of Boise State’s brand, and when head coach Bryan Harsin had a basketball court installed in his yard, he decided to keep the theme consistent. Of course...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State, Idaho fans can buy beer before football games

With the trending topic of beer sales at college football games being tossed around and approval from some schools across the country this summer, it is not surprising that we bring you another story of a few more schools doing something similar. While the schools have not yet approved the sale of alcohol within the stadiums, Boise State, Idaho and Idaho State will now sell beer...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Boise State Football: The Broncos lands late 2015 commitment in WR Austin Cottrell

The Boise State Football program added a late recruit to their 2015 class. Austin Cottrell from Scottsdale, Arizona Community College announced that he committed to the Broncos via his twitter. The 6-foot-3, 200-pounder wide receiver is a 2014 graduate of Mountain Ridge High in Glendale, Arizona, he attended Scottsdale Community College. In his freshmen year at Scottsdale Community...
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

BYU Football: “Boise State model” not the answer

Can we just stop this “let’s go back to the Mountain West” ridiculousness? I understand that BYU fans would love a little extra access to the College Football Playoff, and I understand that Utah fans love to poke fun at the Cougars. But the idea of BYU re-joining Wyoming and UNLV is getting way more traction than it ever deserved. Those clamoring for MWC re-admittance point...
Via TornBySports
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Boise State Unveils Fiesta Bowl Rings

Boise State mostly flew under the radar in 2014, but the Broncos put together a solid season, notching 12 wins, a Mountain West title and a Fiesta Bowl victory over Arizona. Wednesday, the school unveiled the rings the team will receive for their accomplishments. They feature the school’s logo and the words “Fiesta Bowl Champions” on the front, the score of the contest on one...
Via College Spun
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Boise State Releases Video Previewing Southern California Recruiting Blitz

Boise State is one of the most consistent programs in college football and the Broncos frequently land recruits from the state of California. Today, the BSU coaches are beginning an all-out recruiting assault on high school programs in the Southern California area. The effort, dubbed #BroncoBlitzSoCal by the staff on Twitter, covers three days, 174 schools and 817 miles. It’s...
Via College Spun
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Boise State’s Fiesta Bowl Win Proves the AAC Has Much to Gain in Playoff Era

Boise State did more than secure a third Fiesta Bowl victory in program history when it beat No.10 Arizona 38-30 in Glendale, Arizona.  It did more than give the Group of Five conferences a New Year’s Six bowl victory in year one of the new College Football Playoff system. Boise State did more than grab another Fiesta Bowl trophy; it also grabbed the flaming torch lighting the...
Via AAC Football Fever
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arizona QB's bad play to lose Fiesta Bowl

Attention, college football programs: do not play Boise State in the Fiesta Bowl. Just decline the invite if it comes and the Broncos are the opponent.  You will play a crazy and entertaining game, but you will lose.  For the third time in program history, Boise State won the Fiesta Bowl, defeating Arizona, 38-30, Wednesday night in Phoenix. The Wildcats had a chance to tie...
Via College Spun
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Boise State Runs Statue Of Liberty Play In Fiesta Bowl Again, Scores Again

Boise State’s “Statue of Liberty” trick play in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, run on a 2-point conversation in overtime against Oklahoma, is one of the most famous calls in college football history. Wednesday, the Broncos, again playing in the big game, dialed it up again. This time around, it was quarterback Grant Hendrick faking the throw and handing it off to running back Jay Ajayi...
Via College Spun
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Fiesta Bowl Preview and Prediction: Boise State vs. Arizona

Boise State knows all about the Fiesta Bowl but never before have the Broncos had to face a home team in Tempe.  This is Boise State's...
Via Athlon Sports
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Boise State’s Fans Get Their Moment, As The Pendulum Of Historical Fortune Swings Their Way

The 2010 and 2011 Boise State Broncos won huge non-conference games in the Eastern time zone, far away from friendly soil. They won the kinds of games a team in Boise State’s region, conference, and overall position should have to win in order to play in a top-tier bowl. Consider for a moment what it would have looked like for Marshall to have made a New Year’s Day bowl this...
Via The Student Section
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Boise State Runs a Beautiful Statue of Liberty Play

Here it is > RT @CorkGaines: #BoiseState runs statue of liberty to perfection AGAIN. — Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) November 23, 2014 Boise State went to the bag of tricks and pulled out the most famous play in the history of Bronco football, the Statue of Liberty play. This one went just as well. The Broncos lead Wyoming 28-7 at halftime.
Via The Student Section
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Football: BYU vs Boise State Preview and Prediction

Week 9: BYU vs Boise State What a roller coaster ride of a season the BYU football team is having. The season started out with so much promise but has quickly turned ugly for the Cougars. Yet, after losing three straight games there are a few bright spots. The offense put up some big numbers and scored 35 last week, which should always be enough to win. Injuries have decimated the...
Via TornBySports
October 24, 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
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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