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Report: Boise State back Jeremy McNichols leaving early for NFL; mom says not so fast

NFL Draft analyst Tony Pauline reported Friday afternoon that Boise State’s junior running back will leave early for the pros, but McNichols’ mother said no decision has been made.

National

Analysis: Most troubling is Russia's reaction to scandal

Troubling as the details of the McLaren Report were, a news item out of Russia earlier this week was equally so. The new chair of the country's "revamped" anti-doping agency will be Yelena Isinbayeva, the pole vault great who has spent the past year thumbing her nose at all the evidence and at those who've dared to mete out punishment for the malfeasance.

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Inside the pandemonium of Bishop Kelly basketball's 'Silent Knight'

The Bishop Kelly High boys and girls basketball teams hosted their third annual Silent Knight on Friday against Mountain Home. The tradition requires the Bishop Kelly crowd to remain silent until the Knights score their sixth point of them game, allowing the crowd to erupt in unison.
mlycklama@idahostatesman.com
Inside the pandemonium of Bishop Kelly basketball's 'Silent Knight' 1:30

Inside the pandemonium of Bishop Kelly basketball's 'Silent Knight'

Idaho Statesman bowl preview 3:05

Idaho Statesman bowl preview

Brooke Pahukoa: 4:56

Brooke Pahukoa: "We lift each other up."

Shalen Shaw wants to bring Boise State back to the tournament 1:38

Shalen Shaw wants to bring Boise State back to the tournament