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Henderson throws 3 TD passes, No. 21 Broncos beat New Mexico

Nov. 17, 2019 3:27 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Starting a third quarterback in a season for the first time in 26 campaigns, Boise State was counting on some help from its defense against New Mexico. Sonatane Lui and teammates were happy to oblige. No. 21 Boise State forced a turnover on the first play from scrimmage and went on to...

Worku, Greene lift UC Irvine over Boise State 69-61

Nov. 15, 2019 11:59 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Eyassu Worku tossed in 15 points and Brad Greene pitched in with 14 points and eight rebounds to send UC Irvine to a 69-61 victory over Boise State on Friday night. Collin Welp came off the bench to score 12 with six rebounds and five assists for the Anteaters (3-1). It was a three-man...

New Mexico seeking normalcy facing No. 19 Boise State

Nov. 15, 2019 3:23 AM EST

Even after decades of being associated with college football, this has been a new experience for New Mexico coach Bob Davie. The entire season, really, has been hard for the Lobos. The latest and biggest blow was the death of defensive lineman Nahje Flowers last week. For Davie it was the first time he could...

Sachse's field goal in OT leads No. 21 Broncos past Wyoming

Nov. 10, 2019 3:28 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — With Boise State clinging to a three-point lead in overtime against Wyoming, Broncos linebacker Riley Whimpey had a chance to seal the game with an interception in the end zone. But, he dropped the ball. Two plays later on third down, Whimpey blitzed and stuffed Wyoming running back...

No. 21 Boise State returns home to host upstart Wyoming

Nov. 8, 2019 12:13 PM EST

It's been nearly a month since No. 21 Boise State had a chance to play on its home field. A lot has changed during those weekends away, most notably the Broncos no longer control their path to a New Year's Six bowl game as they return home to host Wyoming on Saturday night. Boise State's loss to BYU on Oct. 19...

Alston, Boise State roll over NAIA Life Pacific 126-49.

Nov. 6, 2019 2:12 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Redshirt junior Derrick Alston scored 25 points and Boise State set a program scoring record with a 126-49 win over Life Pacific on Tuesday night. The previous scoring record was 118 points in 1971. The Broncos shot 62% from the floor and made 17-of-31 3-pointers; 55%. The 77-point win...

Correction: Transgender Birth Certificates-Idaho story

Oct. 25, 2019 1:03 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — In a story Oct. 24 about Idaho transgender people changing the sex listed on their birth certificates, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of people who have applied to change the gender on their birth certificates between April 2018 and September. The number is 145,...

No. 14 Boise State loses Bachmeier, beats Hawaii 59-37

Oct. 13, 2019 4:05 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — After holding a competitive contest for the starting quarterback job, Boise State coach Bryan Harsin has insisted that the Broncos are well stocked at the position. Saturday night against Hawaii and its high-powered offense, Harsin's message was put to the test. Turns out, he was right....

Man arrested in Yellowstone accused of threat to shoot 20

Sep. 25, 2019 3:25 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A North Dakota man arrested in Yellowstone National Park threatened to shoot as many as 20 people at an office in Idaho if his wife didn't identify a man there he suspected of having "emotional affair" with her, according to investigators. Park rangers arrested Joshua James Mjoness,...

Big 2nd half leads No. 20 Boise State past Air Force 30-19

Sep. 21, 2019 1:41 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Hank Bachmeier's arm and poise carried No. 20 Boise State until Robert Mahone took over in the fourth quarter. And the Broncos' defense? It continued to stymie opponents in the second half, even if it finally gave up some points. "The second half we just went out there and tried to put...