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STAT WATCH: BC's Dillon sets national high with 40 carries

Nov. 11, 2019 3:16 AM EST

AJ Dillon has been Boston College's workhorse for three years. He outdid himself against Florida State. The junior running back carried a career-high 40 times Saturday, the most by a Bowl Subdivision player since Boise State's Alexander Mattison ran the same number of times against Fresno State last December....

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...

No. 21 Boise State returns home to host upstart Wyoming

Nov. 7, 2019 3:59 PM EST

Wyoming (6-2, 3-1 MWC) at No. 21 Boise State (7-1, 4-0), Saturday at 10:15 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Boise State by 13 1/2 Series record: Boise State leads 12-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE? A big log jam in the Mountain West Conference Mountain Division could be created if Wyoming pulled off its first-ever win on the road...

Learning never stops for Boise State QB Hank Bachmeier

Nov. 6, 2019 5:56 PM EST

Ezra Cleveland has a pretty good idea of the moment he realized Hank Bachmeier was a little bit different from other quarterbacks, especially for a freshman. It was late September and Bachmeier — the next in a long line of young QBs to take over for Boise State — had just thrown a perfectly placed...

Holani's 4 TDs lead No. 21 Boise St. past San Jose St. 52-42

Nov. 3, 2019 2:23 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — With Boise State's defense struggling to slow down Josh Love and San Jose State, the Broncos turned to their ground game to hold off the Spartans and keep their New Year's Six bowl aspirations alive. Freshman George Holani ran for 126 yards and four touchdowns and No. 21 Boise State...

No. 21 Boise State looks to bounce back vs San Jose State

Nov. 1, 2019 1:12 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — While Boise State spent an off week licking its wounds after losing for the first time this season at BYU, San Jose State was traveling across the country to post another big road win. The Spartans (4-4, 1-3 Mountain West) hope the momentum gained by beating Army last week will be...

No. 21 Boise State looks to bounce back vs. San Jose State

Oct. 31, 2019 3:08 PM EDT

No. 21 Boise State (6-1, 3-0 MWC) at San Jose State (4-4, 1-3), Saturday at 10:30 p.m. EDT (CBSSN). Line: Boise State by 17. Series record: Boise State leads 13-0. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Broncos look to bounce back from a loss at BYU and remain in the running for a New Year's Six bowl bid. The Spartans seek their...

BYU upsets No. 14 Boise State 28-25

Oct. 20, 2019 4:08 AM EDT

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Facing a Top 25 team in his first career start didn't faze Baylor Romney. Romney threw for 221 yards and two touchdowns to help BYU upset No. 14 Boise State 28-25 on Saturday night. The Cougars snapped a three-game losing streak with their first victory over the Broncos since 2015. BYU...

QB questions face No. 14 Boise State at BYU

Oct. 18, 2019 3:31 PM EDT

Right now, there's just one obvious similarity between No. 14 Boise State and BYU. Both teams will have questions at quarterback when the Broncos travel to Provo to face the Cougars on Saturday night. Boise State (6-0) may be without freshman standout Hank Bachmeier, who left last week's win over Hawaii with an...