The Broncos, who finished last season ranked No. 23, have nine athletes returning and add six freshmen on this year's team. Boise State opens its season Jan. 10 at Utah, where it will take on the Utes, Southern Utah and BYU. The Broncos open at home Jan. 17 against Denver and BYU in the annual Beauty and the Beast meet.
IDAHO WOMEN'S SOCCER: Pete Showler, the head coach since 2005, resigned Thursday. The Vandals went 4-16-0 this season.
COLLEGE OF IDAHO VOLLEYBALL: Liz Myers and Sierra Porter were honored as members of the NAIA All-America team.