Latest Kalen DeBoer News

Boise State dominates in 40-14 win at No. 25 Fresno State

Nov. 06, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Hank Bachmeier passed for 283 yards and a touchdown and Boise State had five sacks and forced three turnovers to mute No. 25 Fresno State’s high-scoring offense in a 40-14 victory Saturday night. Boise State (5-4, 3-2) dominated in the rematch of...

No. 25 Fresno State preparing for showdown with Boise State

Nov. 04, 2021 15:22 PM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kalen DeBoer doesn’t think he’ll have much trouble keeping his team’s focus off being newly ranked this week. The No. 25 Bulldogs face long-time rival Boise State on Saturday for the first time since 2018, when the two teams met for the...

Fresno State hands No. 21 San Diego State 1st loss, 30-20

Oct. 31, 2021 03:24 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State once again came into Southern California and knocked off a ranked opponent. Jake Haener passed for 306 yards and a touchdown, Jordan Mims rushed for a career-high 186 yards and two scores, and the Bulldogs handed No. 21 San Diego State...

No. 18 Fresno St faces Hawaii looking for 4th straight win

Sep. 30, 2021 12:09 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — No. 18 Fresno State will look to continue making noise this weekend, even if everything around the Bulldogs is silent. The Bulldogs will be seeking a fourth straight victory Saturday when they visit Hawaii, which won't allow fans in the Clarence T.C....

Haener rallies No. 22 Fresno State to 38-30 win over UNLV

Sep. 25, 2021 02:45 AM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — When the game was on the line, Fresno State kept going to a familiar formula. Jake Haener threw four TD passes in the second half to Jalen Cropper and No. 22 Fresno State rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat winless UNLV 38-30 on Friday night....

No. 22 Fresno St. savors return to poll before facing UNLV

Sep. 23, 2021 12:41 PM EDT

The start to this season was exactly what Kalen DeBoer had in mind for Fresno State when he took over as coach for the Bulldogs before the 2020 season. With an exciting big-play quarterback in Jake Haener and a solid roster surrounding him, Fresno State has made it back...

Haener lifts Fresno State to 40-37 upset of No. 13 UCLA

Sep. 19, 2021 03:55 AM EDT

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State's Jake Haener was able to overcome a crushing hit to his right hip to lead the Bulldogs to an upset victory over No. 13 UCLA. Haener threw for 455 yards, including the go-ahead touchdown pass to Jalen Cropper with 14 seconds...

No. 13 UCLA trying to avoid another upset by Fresno State

Sep. 16, 2021 14:05 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there is an early game that can measure the progress UCLA has made under Chip Kelly, it is likely to be Saturday night when the 13th-ranked Bruins host Fresno State. The last time the two teams met at the Rose Bowl was 2018, when Kelly was in his...

Oregon will welcome returning fans against Fresno State

Sep. 02, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

The Ducks are finally going to feel that Autzen atmosphere again. Eleventh-ranked Oregon will play in front of a crowd for the first time since November 2019 on Saturday when the team hosts Fresno State. “It’s priceless," Oregon coach Mario...