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Boise State knocks off Utah Valley 87-69

Nov. 26, 2022 19:11 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Chibuzo Agbo's 20 points helped Boise State defeat Utah Valley 87-69 on Saturday night. Agbo shot 7 for 11, including 4 for 6 from beyond the arc for the Broncos (4-2). Tyson Degenhart scored 19 points and added eight rebounds. Naje Smith was 7-of-10 shooting...

Green accounts for five TDs in 42-23 Boise State victory

Nov. 25, 2022 17:07 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Taylen Green threw four touchdown passes and rushed for another, Boise State’s defense intercepted two passes in the fourth quarter, and the Broncos staved off a late rally to defeat Utah State 42-23 on Friday afternoon. Boise State (9-3, 8-0), which finished...

Mayor of Idaho's largest city launches police investigation

Nov. 22, 2022 16:38 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The mayor of Idaho’s largest city has launched an investigation to determine if a police officer, whose ties to a white supremacist group became known after he retired, violated the rights of any residents during his 22 years with the agency. Boise Mayor...

Lawyers seek to block Idaho execution of terminally ill man

Nov. 22, 2022 14:44 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A terminally ill man scheduled to be executed in mid-December for his role in the 1985 slayings of two gold prospectors in Idaho is asking a federal court to block the execution. Attorneys for 66-year-old Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr. asked the court in documents...

Slain Idaho students leave behind bright memories, big goals

Nov. 17, 2022 17:49 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ethan Chapin’s last day was spent with his siblings, dressed up and dancing. Chapin — one of four University of Idaho students stabbed to death last weekend, the police still searching for a killer — was a triplet. His brother and sister also attend the...

Idaho OKs death warrant for man who killed gold prospectors

Nov. 16, 2022 22:29 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho authorities issued a death warrant on Wednesday for a terminally ill man who is facing execution for his role in the 1985 slayings of two gold prospectors. The warrant sets Pizzuto’s execution by lethal injection on Dec. 15, but officials said they...

Police: Woman arrested in connection with missing Idaho boy

Nov. 14, 2022 16:43 PM EST

FRUITLAND, Idaho (AP) — Police in southwestern Idaho have arrested a woman in connection with the disappearance of a 5-year-old boy who went missing more than a year ago. Fruitland Police Chief J.D. Huff said investigators believe Sarah Wondra, 35, may have had knowledge of the...

Shaver Jr. scores 15, Boise St. beats Washington St. 71-61

Nov. 12, 2022 22:01 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Marcus Shaver Jr. scored 15 points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds, Max Rice also scored 15 points to help Boise State beat Washington State 71-61 Saturday night at Idaho Central Arena. Boise State (1-1) also beat Washington State 58-52 last season at the...

Dentlinger's 19 lead South Dakota St. past Boise State 68-66

Nov. 10, 2022 00:45 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Matt Dentlinger scored 19 points as South Dakota State beat Boise State 68-66 Wednesday night. Dentlinger added four steals for the Jackrabbits (1-1). Zeke Mayo was 4-of-12 shooting (3 for 8 from distance) to add 13 points. Alex Arians shot 2 of 7 from the field...

Republicans maintain control in deeply conservative Idaho

Nov. 09, 2022 18:05 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Republicans maintained their hold in the deeply conservative state on Tuesday by retaining all statewide offices, a U.S. Senate seat, both seats in the U.S. House and supermajorities in both chambers of the Statehouse. Republican Gov. Brad Little easily...