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Mashburn has 24 points, No. 25 New Mexico beats Air Force

Jan. 28, 2023 01:08 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Jamal Mashburn Jr. scored 24 points — seven during a crucial late surge — in No. 25 New Mexico’s 81-73 victory over Air Force on Friday night. Jaelen House had 19 points and six steals for the Lobos (19-3, 6-3 Mountain West). Morris Edeze added 15...

Coroner ID's man shot and killed by Boise police officer

Jan. 24, 2023 18:21 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials have identified the man who was shot and killed by a police officer on Monday as a 32-year-old Boise resident. The Ada County Coroner Richard Riffle said in a press release Tuesday that Eli Nash was pronounced dead in a parking lot Monday evening...

Idaho officer fatally shoots man while trying to arrest him

Jan. 23, 2023 21:38 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho. (AP) — A Boise police officer shot and killed a man Monday while law enforcement officials were trying to take the man into custody on alleged felony charges, according to police. At about 4:30 p.m. Monday, city police officers and Idaho Department of Correction...

Degenhart has 17, 12 boards, 6 assists, Boise St. routs UNLV

Jan. 12, 2023 01:57 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tyson Degenhart's 17 points helped Boise State defeat UNLV 84-66 on Wednesday night. Degenhart added 12 rebounds and six assists for the Broncos (13-4, 3-1 Mountain West Conference). Chibuzo Agbo shot 6 for 10, including 4 for 6 from beyond the arc to add 17...

Idaho hot pool roof fall sends 7 to hospitals, cause unknown

Jan. 08, 2023 14:36 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A roof collapsed on bathers at an Idaho hot spring, sending seven people to hospitals with a variety of injuries. The injured ranged in age from 9 to 70. All were conscious and in stable condition when taken for further medical care after the collapse Saturday...

Idaho Legislature likely to focus on education, property tax

Jan. 07, 2023 15:32 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Education funding, property tax relief and a tug of war over how best to use Idaho's whopping budget surplus will be a focus for lawmakers as they gather in Boise on Monday for the start of the 2023 legislative session. As usual, Republicans hold a...

Cardinals' Blough, Falcons rookie Ridder in QB spotlight

Dec. 30, 2022 20:38 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The quarterback carousel continues for the Arizona Cardinals, who now turn to David Blough as their fourth option of the season. While for the Atlanta Falcons, 23-year-old Desmond Ridder is trying to show he deserves to be considered the long-term starter. ...

Blackshear has 20, Nevada knocks off Boise State 74-72

Dec. 29, 2022 01:52 AM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Kenan Blackshear's 20 points, including a layup with 3.8 seconds left, helped Nevada defeat Boise State 74-72 on Wednesday. The Broncos took a 72-71 lead on a layup by Pavle Kuzmanovic with 11 seconds to go. After a timeout, Blackshear took the ball to the basket...

Micron announces layoffs, cost cutting as chip demand drops

Dec. 22, 2022 16:13 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Micron will reduce its workforce by 10% next year and take other cost-cutting measures as the computer memory chip maker struggles to deal with too much supply amid a drop in demand. Micron CEO Sanjay Mehrotra announced the restructuring during during a...

Degenhart lead Boise State over Oakland 77-57

Dec. 18, 2022 19:15 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Tyson Degenhart had 17 points in Boise State's 77-57 victory against Oakland on Sunday night. Degenhart was 5 of 9 shooting with a 3-pointer for the Broncos (10-2). Chibuzo Agbo scored 16 points, Max Rice had 13 points and 10 rebounds. Boise State has won nine...